Arrival at Ataturk airport and transfer to the hotel by our correspondent. Accommodation.
Breakfast. Departure in the morning to visit the Rustem Pasha Mosque, famous for its large number of tiles of different geographical shapes and decorated with floral patterns. Then we will do one of the most famous activities in Istanbul, a boat trip on the Bosporus, canal that separates Europe and Asia. During this journey you will appreciate the palaces of the Sultans, old and typical wooden houses and enjoy history in a different way. We will end our day with one of the star visits, the spice bazaar, established by the Ottomans 5 centuries ago and used since then. We will enjoy free time. End of visit in the Egyptian bazaar. Accommodation.
Breakfast and departure in the morning to Ankara passing through the mountains of Bolu. In Ankara the visit of the Ataturk mausoleum in 1953 was inaugurated this Mausoleum dedicated to the founder of modern Turkey, Ataturk. It is a block of marble with columns of 40 tons, it is reached by a long street with lions at its sides, ending in an immense square. Departure to Cappadocia crossing the second largest lake in Turkey, the salt lake. Arrival at the hotel in Cappadocia. Dinner and accommodation.
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit of this fascinating region and original landscape, formed by the lava thrown by the Erciyes and Hassan volcanoes 3 million years ago. Visit of the open-air museum of the Göreme Valley. Incredible Byzantine monastic complex made up of excavated churches on the rock with beautiful frescoes. Visit of the Avcilar and Güvercinlik valleys. Which have a spectacular landscape of the so-called Hadas Chimneys, Food during the visit in a local restaurant. Continuation of typical visits to the carpets, onyx and turquoise workshops where you can find quality and good prices. Dinner at the hotel. Overnight at the Cappadocia hotel. (During your stay in Cappadocia you will have the possibility to participate in a show of folkloric dances in a typical cave with unlimited regional drinks and take a hot air balloon excursion optionally at sunrise.
Breakfast and departure to Konya, to visit the monastery of the dancing Dervishes founded by Mevalan. After lunch we continue to Pamukkale, a place where the high concentration of calcareous waters has created one of the most spectacular formations in the world. Dinner and accommodation in the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. We will leave for Ephesus and after lunch we will visit the best preserved ancient city in Asia Minor that during the first and second centuries had a population of 250,000 inhabitants and monopolized the wealth of the Middle East. We will visit the house of the Virgin Mary, supposed last dwelling place of the Mother of Jesus. We will continue to Kusadasi. Dinner and accommodation.
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning, transfer to the port to embark on the 4-day, 3-night cruise to the Greek Islands on a full board basis. Half-day arrival on the Island of Patmos. Night on board the cruise.
Arrival in Rhodes. Full day on the beautiful Island of Roses. At the top of the town of Lindos is the Ancient Acropolis. The Knights of San Juan left the Island, leaving behind the medieval walled city. Traces of the occupation of can be seen in the minarets, the mosques and the Turkish baths. Night on board.
Arrival in Heraclion at 7:00 a.m. We will have time to visit the old Venetian port and capital of Crete where we can walk the long and lonely beaches, the archaeological sites of the Minoan Palace of Knossos, the archaeological museum, etc. Return on board Stop continuing at 11:30 a.m. to Santorini. Arrival at 4:30 p.m. and free time to visit the excavations of the Akrotin village on our own, or simply enjoy a delicious coffee in the village of Oia. Night on board.
Breakfast, disembarkation, transfer to Athens, then a panoramic tour of the most important avenues of the city, the parliament with the tomb of the Unknown Soldier, where the traditional changing of the guard takes place, the Currency Museum, the Catholic Cathedral, and the Neoclassic buildings from the Academy, University and National Library, Arch of Hadrian. Visit to the archaeological site of Acropolis: the Propylene, the door through which the processions of the Panateneas passed, in which young people brought offerings and gifts, the Temple of Athena Nike (Athena Victorious) in memory of the victory over the Persians, the Temple of Erecteion with the sculptures representing the beautiful maidens holding the roof of the portico, consecrated to the ancient Athenian deities such as Poseidon and Athena, the gods who according to legend were deputized the protection of the city, and the parthenon the largest temple, peripteral Doric, masterpiece of Ictinus and Phidias, consecrated to the divinity of divinity of the city Athena. On the southern slope of Acropolis, we can admire the ancient Odeon of Herodes Atticus, remarkable for its acoustics that is still used for performances in summer.
Breakfast and at the scheduled time, transfer to the airport to take the flight to Dubai. Arrival, reception and transfer to the hotel. City tour (Guide in Spanish). Departure from the hotel to Deira, passing through the Souk of Species crossing the Canal and visit to the Dubai Museum. Then on the Jumeirah road, stop for photos of the Jumeirah Mosque. Stop for photos at the Burj Alarab, the only 7-star hotel in the world. In passing we will see Burj Khalifa, the Tallest building in the world and the World Trade Center. Return to Dubai. Return to the hotel .Overnight.
Breakfast. Free morning. At night Optional excursion to go to DINNER ON THE DHOW CRUISE where you will enjoy a buffet dinner on the Dhow cruise Composed of a selection of typical Middle Eastern dishes; of India and non-alcoholic beverages. This excursion combines a Romantic Dinner with a very intersecting walk along the Creek of the Dubai River On a handmade Dhow, a long wooden boat with Traditional decoration. During this 2 hour trip you will have the opportunity to enjoy the illuminated buildings, the atmosphere Nightlife special of the area and the old and modern architecture that merge seamlessly in Dubai.
BY VEHICLE 4X4. Buffet breakfast. On this day in a modern vehicle we move to the desert we will make a stop at a camel farm, we arrive after sunset at our desert camp. Arabic style welcome with dates and Arabic coffee in the sand dunes. An oriental buffet dinner with barbecue, at lady Henna, camels are available for those who want to have a short ride. Then we move to the hotel, accommodation.
Breakfast, Full day in Abu Dhabi, 2 hours tour from Dubai, passing through Jebel Ali port. The largest port in the world made by men, even the capital of the Emirates. Stop to take photos at the Jazeera Residence former residence of Sheikh Zayed. We will admire the Mosque of the Check Zayed the 3rd largest in the world. As well as the tomb of the same. Former president of the Emirates and father of the nation .continuation to the Al Maqta Bridge passing through one of the richest areas of Abu Dhabi .the Area ofthe Ministers .Arrival at Corniche Street that is Compared to Manhattan. Photo stop at the Emirates Palace hotel this hotel has its own helipad. Known as the expensive built, we continue to Al Batee Area where the royal family’s palaces are located. Return to Dubai. Return to the hotel Accommodation.
Breakfast. At the indicated time departure to the airport to take the flight back to our destination of origin.