The Steps Of Apostle Paul 13 Days
Day 1 - ISTANBUL - ADANA - ANTIOCH
Arriving at the Istanbul Airport - we will then
fly to Adana. We will drive from Adana to Antioch (Antakya)
(13th Chapter of Acts) on the Orontes river. Dinner and
overnight at the hotel in Antakya.
Day 2 - ANTIOCH (ANTAKYA) - SELEUCIA
After breakfast we will spend much time in
Antioch as did Paul. Visiting the cave of St. Peter - Mosaic
museums Seleucia Piera (Cevlik) - the harbour of Antıoch.
Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Antakya.
Day 3 - TARSUS - CILICIA - CAPPADOCIA -
ESKIGUMUS - KAYMAKLI
This morning we will visit Paul's birth place -
Tarsus - including the excavation site in town. We will
drive via the Cilician Gate to Cappadocia, the land of
extinct volcanoes, and rock - cut churhes and the
underground cities. In the region of Cappadocia we will
visit the famous Eskigumus Monastry - Then the underground
city of Kaymakli. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in
Day 4 - CAPPADOCIA - ZELVE - UCHISAR -
After breakfast we will visit the many
interesting places in the region of Cappadocia - Goreme -
open air museum of the many churches cut into "Tufa"
(volcanic rocks) - Zelve the deserted village and volcanic
gorges - Uchisar village - The scenic Avcilar Valley. Dinner
and overnight in Cappadocia.
Day 5 - PSIDIA - ICONIUM - PAMPHILIA -
This morning we will drive to Pamphilia -
Driving through the rocky Taurus mountains into the
Mediterranean region. We will have dinner and overnight at
the hotel in of Attalaia Pamphilia (modern Antalya) .
Day 6 - PERGA (PERGE ) - ASPENDOS - ANTALYA
After breakfast we will visit the prize winner
Antalya archaeological Museum - Walk through the Agora and
main street in Perga. Driving to Aspendos we will see the
best preserved. Roman Amphitheater. Dinner and overnight in
the hotel in Antalya.
Day 7- ATTALIA - YALVAC - ANTIOCH OF PSIDIA
After breakfast we will contiue to Yalvaç .
Yalvaç is a Psidia Antioch antique city. Dinner and
overnight at Ergidir.
Day 8 - COLOSSAE - LAODICIA - HIERAPOLIS -
This morning we will drive to Colossae - Visit
Laodicia and Hierapolis (Col. 4:13) - the remains of a Roman
city built upon sparkling - white calcareous rock formed the
deposits of the hot springs. We will have dinner and
overnight in Pamukkale.
Day 9 - EPHESUS (SELCUK)
Today we will have a full day in Ephesus (Rev.
2.1-7) - Including St. John's Church - Temple of Artemis -
The Great Amphitheater - The library of Celsius - 2,000 year
old marble streets and more. Dinner and overnight in
Day 10 - PHILADELPHIA (ALASEHIR) - THYATIRA
(AKHISAR) - SARDIS (SART)
We will begin the day visiting Philadelphia
(Rev. 3:7-13) - Church of Thyatira (Rev. 2:18-29) in modern
Akhisar. We will then travel to Sardis (Rev. 3:1-6) - Dinner
and overnight in Kusadasi.
Day 11 - MILETUS (MILET)-KUSADASI
Today we will travel through the Mender River
valley to the Aegean Sea and the Miletus (Acts 20:15) where
Paul preached. Kusadasi is a resort area so you will have
the afternoon free to enjoy. Farewell dinner and overnight
at the hotel in Kusadasi.
Day 12- KUSADASI - AYVALIK (PERGAMON)-ASSOS
Today we will drive to Ayvalik. Acropolis -
known as the seat in the New Testament (The Altar of Zeus)
Asclepion - known as a medical center. Assos an other holly
place where St. Paul has been stopped. Dinner and overnight
Day 13- DEPARTURES- 2 OPTIONS
1 - Drive from Ayvalik to Istanbul -
Connect to your international flight.(Additional night and
tour available upon request)
2 - Drive to Greek border and continiue
to your tour.
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Airport transfers Airconditioned coach during tour Guide
service during tour All enterancess fees Parking fees
Air transportation, if not specified; airport
departure taxes; port taxes; passport expenses; visas;
laundry, wines, liquor, mineral water, and items of a
personal nature; lunch; items not on regular menus; optional
sightseeing or services not included in the itinerary;
excess baggage charges, health, accident, baggage and trip
cancellation insurance; tipping for personal service;
gratuity to guide and driver; or other items not mentioned
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