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Duration: 6 Nights / 7 Days
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Biblical Turkey with Seven Churches of  Revelation


Day 1 Sun: Istanbul
Your representative waits to greet you as you land in Istanbul. After transferring to your hotel, welcome briefing.

Day 2 Mon: Istanbul
Your day begins with a guided tour exploring the ancient city with highlights to include: the magnificent Topkapi Palace (main residences of Ottoman Sultans), then walk across the Byzantine Hippodrome that was the scene of chariot races. In the afternoon we visit Saint Sophia Basilica, historic seat of the Byzantine church, built in 537 AD and now a museum whose mosaics, stained glass windows and decorated domes have been crafted to create an environment of breath taking beauty. A short walk through gardens takes us to the Blue Mosque of Sultan Ahmet 1 built in 1616 that is famous for unequalled ceramic tiles. Overnight in Istanbul. B

Day 3 Tue: Pergamum – Thyatira – Smyrna (Izmir)
Early morning flight to Izmir and visit Pergamum (Rev. 2:12–17), and Aesculapiums, then continue to Thyatira (Rev. 2:18–29; Acts 16:14) a city of artisans’ guilds in St. Paul time. For evening we continue to Izmir (Smyrna, Rev 2:8–11) Homer’s birthplace on the Aegean Coast. B D

Day 4 Wed: Ephesus – St. Mary’s House – Izmir
This morning we explore Ephesus with its expansive synthesis of Greco-Roman and Christian remains (Ephesians; Rev 1:11: 2:1–7: Acts 18:19–28: 19:1–4), including the Church of Mary (The Council Church). It was the home of St. Paul between 54 & 57 AD. Nearby we visit Virgin Mary’s house on a wooded hilltop where it was miraculously discovered. In the evening, return to Izmir for overnight and dinner. B D

Day 5 Thu: Sardis – Philadelphia – Pamukkale
After breakfast we visit Sardis with its beautiful gymnasium and marble paved synagogue  and the Temple of Artemis including ancient Christian Chapel of the 4th Century. Then continue to Philadelphia (Rev 3:7–13), a favorite city of Paul and John. In the evening, we continue on to Pamukkale, the Cotton Fortress, with white lime cascades formed by hot mineral springs. Visit ruins of the Roman health spa of Hierapolis and enjoy a leisurely bath in the warm mineral waters of your hotel’s thermal pool. B D

Day 6 Fri: Hierapolis – Laodicea – Izmir
Morning visit Hierapolis. This was Philip the Evangelist’s home. We will tour the extensive necropolis, churches and baths then stop at nearby Laodicea (Rev. 3:14–22: Col 2:1: 4:13–16), afternoon continue to Izmir or Overnight and farewell dinner. B D

Day 7 Sat: Izmir – Return
Your escort will transfer you to the airport for the flight home. B


Duration: 6 Nights / 7 Days 
Tour Code: BT7C7D


Price Includes

  • 6 nights hotel accommodation

  • Accommodation at 4 or 5 star hotels

  • Sightseeing with English speaking expert tour guides

  • All entrance fees 

  • Meals are indicated on itineraries by B breakfast, L lunch, D dinner

  • Local taxes and service charges

  • Porterage and tips at your hotels

  • Transportation with air-conditioned vehicles


Price Excludes

  • Personal expenses

  • Domestic flights (apprx.)

  • Istanbul to Izmir 

  • Izmir to Kayseri 

  • Kayseri to Istanbul 

  • Customary tips to your guides and drivers


Hotels Season 2020 P/P in DBL P/P in TRPL Sgl. Supl.
Renaissance Bosphorus
Colossea Thermal
Blanca Izmir
Jan 01 – Oct 31 $1400 $1350 $1010
W Istanbul
Doga Thermal
Swiss Izmir 

Recital Hotel
Colossea Thermal
Blanca Izmir

Jan 01 – Oct 31



Jan 01 – Oct 31