Istanbul

From £1,485
18-25 April

8 days 7 nights

An April visit to this historic city on the Bosphorus, linking East and West. Created by Constantine the Great and Suleiman the Magnificent we explore the cathedrals, mosques and palaces of this unique architectural wonderland!

Itinerary includes:

  • British Airways flight to London Gatwick with overnight stay in the Gatwick Hilton with dinner. Aurigny flights from Guernsey.
  • Morning flight to Istanbul with Turkish Airlines, lunch and drinks on-board.
  • Six nights at the unique, five star, Hotel Novotel Bosphorus. Breakfast in the 5th floor restaurant with stunning views across the Bosphorus. The hotel has a superb spa, a heated indoor pool and fitness centre and is a few minutes walk from the Galata Bridge.
  • Dinners at the hotel, the Shamur gourmet restaurant, the Kosebasi Turkish restaurant and the Orfuz restaurant on the Galata Bridge. One free evening to dine out.
  • Guided visits to: The Galata Tower and shopping district of Istiklal Caddesi; The Hagia Sophia Byzantine Cathedral; The magnificent Blue Mosque decorated with tens of thousands of Iznik tiles dating from 1609; The Topkapi Palace where the Ottoman Sultans lived in opulent courtyards surrounded by dazzling Islamic Art alongside their Harem of up to a thousand wives and concubines; The Basilica Cistern; The Grand Bazaar, the biggest in the world, a labyrinth of streets lined with thousands of shops selling every Turkish souvenir and handicraft imaginable and The Spice Bazaar with an incredible mix of fruit, nuts, herbs and spices and of course Turkish Delight.
  • Plenty of free time to visit the many attractions around the city.
  • Cruise along the Bosphorus to take in the sights and sounds of this legendary waterway including the famous Maiden’s Tower.
  • Visit to a show of the Whirling Dervishes!
  • Return flights to Jersey and Guernsey via Gatwick.

£1,485 per person
Single Supplement: £295.

Guernsey: £1,485pp
Single Supplement: £295.

Guernsey clients return flights to Gatwick with Aurigny.

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Call reservations on 01534 619633

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