Itinerary

Here's our amazing, albeit tentative, itinerary.
Updated 5/18/2008.

Date City Activity
May 20-21
(Tu & We)
in transit--Kansas City to Istanbul  
May 22
(Th)
Istanbul/Konya
  • Visit Topkapi Palace
  • Visit Hagia Sophia (Ayasofya)
  • Lunch at Sultan Ahmet Koftecisi
  • Visit underground cistern
  • Visit Ahmet Camii (Blue Mosque Hipodrome)
  • Dinner at Pirprim
  • Flight to Konya
May 23
(Fr)
Konya
  • Visit Mewlana (Rumi) Museum
  • Visit Alaattin Mosque
  • Lunch at school
  • Visit Konya Museum
  • Observe Whirling Dervishes
May 24
(Sa)
Konya/Urfa
  • Flight to Urfa
  • Visit copper Store
May 25
(Su)
Urfa/Antep
  • Visit Harran House
  • Lunch at school
  • Visit The Cave of Job (pbuh)
  • Visit Halil-ur Rahman Pool (Fish lake)
  • Bus to Antep
May 26
(Mo)
Antep/Antalya
  • Visit Turbe
  • Flight to Antalya
May 27
(Tu)
Antalya
  • Visit Perge
  • Visit Religious Garden
  • Lunch at Selale Restaurant
  • Boat tour
May 28
(We)
Antalya/Izmir
  • Flight to Izmir
  • Visit Ephesus
  • Visit House of Mother Mary
  • Visit St. John's Basilica
May 29
(Th)
Izmir/Istanbul
  • Flight to Istanbul
  • Visit Kimse Yokmu
  • Çamlıca Tepesi Lunch with Çamlıca Çalışanlar Fed.
  • Visit International TV Channel “Samanyolu TV” Headquarters
  • Boat tour from Üsküdar
May 30
(Fr)
Istanbul
  • Visit Miniaturk
  • Visit Grand Bazaar
  • Visit Gazeteci ve yazarlar vakfi (Journalist and writers foundation)
  • Final Gathering
May 31 In transit Istanbul - Kansas City