Bird watching Tours for 5 days in Turkey
Day 1 – God & man, nature & art all together created a place in earth that worth seeing. The capital of all empires. Blue World Travel staff will meet you at the airport and proceeding the heart of the city, 2 hrs sightseeing for getting acquaintance with this big city and transferring you to IDO fast ferry servive from Yenikapi to Bandirma which will take you 2 hrs journey to Bandirma. Reaching picturesque summer town Erdek and check-in at the hotel . Tonight we’ll invite you to taste traditional charcoal fish in this beautiful town.
Day 2 – In the morning we drive to Kuscenetti Milli Parki (Bird Paradise National Park) the greatest and very well established features giving guests to watch the birds. This 64-hectare reserve on the shores of Kus Golu Bird Lake, the ancient Manias- boasts from two to three million feathered visitors of 255 different varieties, each year. The annual migration takes place in April to June and September to November. More than 60 species of bird, including Dalmatian Pelicans, Spoonbills, cormorants, various Owls, Ibis, Heron and Ducks breed here every year. The visitor center has exhibits of stuffed birds in simulated habitats. At dusk we’ll return back to Erdek for overnight and rest of the night is at your perfunctionary exploration in this beautiful coastal town.
Day 3 – After breakfast we will visit Manyas (Bird’s Heaven) for a briefing and meeting, a lecture with slides with administative board of Manyas Bird Heaven executives and after a small workshop we’ll proceed Izmir, en route a former Christian community mentioned in the book of Revelations that’s Thyatira (Akhisar), the temple that is dedicated to St. John was converted into a basilica. Well explore the remains of Basilica. Later well proceed for Izmir passing by Manisa reflecting the great architecture from Ottoman Empire time. Dinner will be served at the hotel. overnight in the city center.
Day 4 – Very early morning we’ll depart for Camalti Saltpan that is one of the most important bird migrating sites the Izmir, Bird Paradise near Cigli for a session of bird watching, where Avocets are obvious, but many of the passage waders and gulls will prove more of an identification challenge. After visiting Izmir having a boat ride from Karsiyaka to Konak we’ll visit Archaelogical and Etnography Museums as well as the landmarks of Izmir in Konak Square, ancient clock tower the symbol of Izmir and historic Konak Mosque then we’ll retun back to Karsiyaka for revisiting Camalti Saltpan to view the species at dusk.
Day 5 – Today we’ll transfer you to Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport for your domestic flight, arrival to Istanbul Atatürk Airport for your international transfer flight connection. Thanks for choosing the right agency and have a safe journey home.
Note: Please reach us for getting the list of the species of the birds you’ll encounter with in this route