• 7 Churches in Asia Minor (3D)

    Day 01: Smyrna - Pergamum - Thyatira

    You are met at the airport or your hotel in Izmir, Symrna, and continue to Pergamum, then drive to Akhisar and visit to the Thyatira, the city of artisans' guilds in St. Paul's time. Return to Izmir for an overnight stay.

    Day 02: Ephesus

    After breakfast we depart for Ephesus, home of St. Paul between 54 and 57 AD. We visit the Virgin Mary's House on Mount Pion. We stop at St. John's Basilica where, according to legend, he was buried, we then continue  to Pamukkale with its Travertine and  the Roman spa Hierapolis.

    Day 03: Laodicea, Philadelphia - Sardis

    In the morning we visit  Hierapolis, home of Philip the Evangelist's  then continue to Laodicea and then  drive to Philadelphia, in Alasehir, a favorite city of  Paul and John. Finally visit Sardis, with its beautiful gymnasium and marble paved synagogue. After the tour you are be transferred to the Izmir airport or Hotel in Izmir.

  • Mount Nemrut & Urfa (3D)

    Day 01: Nemrut

    After breakfast we depart from Göreme. En-route, we visit the  Karatayhan Caravanserai on the famous Silk Road. We then drive through the Taurus Mountains, affording us the opportunity to enjoy the countryside of rural Turkey. After lunch we drive to Kahramanmaras to sample the finest ice-cream in Turkey, and  then onward to Kahta. Overnight in Kahta.

    Day 02: Sanliurfa

    We depart from the hotel just before dawn and drive to Mount Nemrut. From the car park we walk for approx twenty-five minutes to the summit. As the sun rises between the colossal size statues and heads of the kings and Gods it casts errie shadows. We then leave for Arsemia, once the capital of the Commagene Kingdom and then continues to the ancient Septimus Severus Bridge over the Cendere stream, and the Karakus tumulus where members of the Commagne royal family were buried. We then drive to Sanliurfa and Harran. We stop at the Ataturk Dam which is the largest dam in Turkey, en-route. We then drive to Sanliurfa. After lunch we visit Abraham's Cave and the Balikli Gol, Fish Lake, filled with "Sacred Carp". We then visit the oriental covered bazaar and Gümrükhan. We drive to Harran,  a village of Mud-Brick "beehive" houses mentioned in the book of genesis where Abraham spent the last years of his life. Overnight stay in Sanliurfa.

    Day 03 Kayseri

    After breakfast we depart for the Bırd Sanctuary of Birecik which is famous for its Bald-Ibis (Kelaynak) birds. One of the most endangered species in the world. After our lunch, we drive up to the Taurus Mountains. After a short tea break we return to Göreme.

  • Black Sea (4D)

    Day 1: Arrival

    You take the evening flight to Trabzon and upon arrival are  transferred to your hotel

    Day 2:  Trabzon Tour

    After breakfast we drive to the Altinda National Park and the Sumela Monastery which is is nestled into the cliff face. Overnight in Trabzon.(BD)

    Day 3: Uzungol - Ayder

    We drive throughthe mountains to Lake  Uzungol and then to the village of Ayder

    Day 4 Return

    After breakfast you are transferred  to the airport for your flight back to Istanbul.

  • Jewish Relics in Asia Minor (5D)

    Day 01: Arrival

    On your arrival you will be greeted by our representative and transferred to your hotel.

    Day 02: Jewish - Istanbul

    After breakfast we leave for a full day sightseeing tour to discover the Jewish side of Istanbul. You will see the old Jewish Quarter of Balat and visit the Ahrida Synagogue, built over 500 years ago. After lunch we visit the Archeological Museum, Topkapı Imperial Palace and the Grand Bazaar.

    Day 03: Jewish - Historical Sites

    After breakfast we visit the Neve Shalom Synagogue, in the Galata district and Asganazi Synagogue In the afternoon we visit the Blue Mosque of Sultan Ahmet and the Spice Market.

    Day 04: Izmir - Sardis

    In the morning we fly to Izmir  and  visit Beth Israel Shar Ashmain Synagogue,  and then drive to Sardis to visit a synagogue from Roman era. We travel to Kusadasi for an overnight stay.

    Day 05: Ephesus

    After breakfast we drive to Ephesus to visit the archeologicel site with it's marble streets, theater and baths, temples. Among the ruins are Hebrew Signs and Symbols, reminders of the Jewish past of Ephesus. After thee tour you are transferred to Izmir Airport or your hotel in Izmir.