Day 1- Arrival

Transfer to your hotel, rest of the day is at your leisure.


Day 2- Full Day Jewish Istanbul & history

After breakfast, explore the old Jewish Quarter of Balat, take a stroll in the picturesque narrow streets and visit the Ahrida Synagogue which is over 500 years old. In the afternoon, visit the Archeological Museum, the  Topkapı Palace Museum and close the day with a visit to the Grand Bazaar. (B)


Day 3- Full Day Jewish Istanbul & history

After breakfast at the hotel, continue exploring the Jewish heritage; visit the Neve Shalom Synagogue, Asganazi Synagogue. Afternoon visit to the Blue Mosque and experience the vivid Spice Market. (B)


Day 4- Izmir- Sardis

In the morning fly to Izmir. Visit Beth Israel Shar Ashmain Synagogue and drive to Sardis. Visit the synagogue from the Roman era, see the gymnasium and drive Kusadasi for overnight. (BD)


Day 5- Ephesus

After breakfast at the hotel, drive to Ephesus; the capital of Asia Minor. See the magnificent theater, the famous Celsius Library, Temple of Hadrian, Agoras, the gymnasium and administrative buildings. You will be amazed to discover Hebrew Signs and Symbols, reminders of the Jewish past of Ephesus amongst the ruins. Transfer to Izmir Airport or your hotel in Izmir. End of service. (B)