Explore all what Turkey has to offer with this amazing trip, that will take you across this breathtaking country. Visit Dalaman, Istanbul, Pamukkale, Cappadocia and Antalya in with flights from Vienna for only €130!
Aya Sofya (Hagia Sophia)
Famed for its architecture, this 6th-century Byzantine masterpiece is Istanbul’s most iconic sight. Its dome was considered a revolution in the history of architecture. The building that stands today was actually the third church to be built on this site. The original 4th century structure was built by the first Emperor, Constantine the Great. It was once a house of worship that served several religions. It started out as a Greek Eastern Orthodox basilica, then it was converted to a Roman Catholic Church. It then served as a mosque from 1453 until 1931, before becoming the secular museum in 1935.
This great structure features decorative mosaics depicting various religious scenes. Five sultans and their families rest at the southeast corner of Aya Sofya. The tombs date from as early as 1574.
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Vienna – Dalaman – Istanbul – Denizli (Pamukkale) – Kayseri (Cappadocia) – Antalya (day layover) – Vienna
Remember that travel dates are flexible so feel free to adjust them to your needs
Baggage during the trip:
Lauda: One personal item
Pegasus – one cabin bag per passenger.
Turkish – one cabin bag and one checked in baggage per passenger
Vienna – Dalaman ->>
Dalaman – Istanbul >>
Istanbul – Denizli >>
Denizli – Kayseri (Night bus, €12-€15, still not bookable online for the travel dates)
Kayseri – Antalya >>
Antalya – Vienna >>
In Istanbul consider staying at Asia City Hotel Istanbul which offers free WiFi and breakfast included in price!
In Kayseri consider staying at well reviewed Holiday Inn, with Spa and Fitness center
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