Incentives, Meetings, Events, Conferences, Special Interest Groups, Tailor made Fits, Shore Excursions, Product and Car Launches
ODS TURKEY is a leading Destination Management Company based in Istanbul, serving all destinations in Turkey. It is privately owned, limited company founded in 1999 by Sadik Caglar and Hasan Din?. At the root of ODS Turkey?s successful and exciting 18-year journey lie 30 years of industry experience, a great team of people and wonderful local and international partners they are proud to call friends.

ODS is an entity continuously striving for excellence, leading them to act and reflect, to execute and improve, to inspire and be inspired in order to serve clients best. How they get things done is as important to them as getting things done. Following their long-term orientation, they avoid the quick win and prefer to attain their goals in a solid pace, always keeping in mind the soundness of their company and quality of their services.


Omar?s Destination Services (ODS)
Olympics 2004 ? Istanbul Extension Packages

December 2002

Once you have decided to come to Athens on the occasion of the 2004 Olypics, why not extend your stay and spend some more time in our part of the world. It is only a convenient one-hour flight from Athens to Istanbul. The historical links between these two ancient cities date back centuries. In fact, Istanbul was founded in the 7th century BC as Byzantium by the Greek navigator Byzas.

Omar\'s Destination Services presents...

VIP Package in Istanbul, as an extension to the 2004 Olympics in Athens.

Istanbul today is a city rich with history, culture, natural beauty and culinary delights. To get the best out of both worlds for you, we have put together the following attractively priced packages, together with the Ritz-Carlton Hotel and the Ciragan Palace Kempinski.
Istanbul VIP Packages, including:
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation, including taxes
  • Buffet breakfast every day
  • Meet & Greet Service upon arrival at the airport and transfer by minivan or coach to the hotel
  • Porterage at the hotel
  • Half day city sight seeing tour by mini van or coach, including visits to the Blue Mosque, Haghia Sophia and the Grand Bazaar (on Mondays the Haghia Sophia is closed, and will be replaced by a visit to the Underground Cistern)
  • Return transfer to the airport, including assistance
Prices as of:
US$ 450,- Per Person in a double room at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel Istanbul (single supplement US $ 300,-)

From its strategic Dolmabahce location, the Ritz-Carlton overlooks the waters of the Bosphorus and some of Istanbul\'s most famous landmarks such as the Blue Mosque and Topkapi Palace. The hotel opened less than a year ago and is situated in a modern building, which offers ample space for an atmosphere of privacy and refinement.
The hotel counts 244 guest rooms, including suites and club level rooms.
The \'Cintemani\' and the \'Cam\' are the hotel\'s two restaurants. The traditional Ritz-Carlton Tea is being served in the Lobby Lounge.
Other facilities include the Guney Park Ice-cream parlor, the Ritz-Carlton Bar, a Spa with a real Turkish bath (Hamam) and in and outdoor swimming pools.


US$ 390,- Per Person in a double room at the Ciragan Palace Hotel Kempinski - Park View (single supplement US $ 240,-)
US$ 490,- Per Person in a double room at the Ciragan Palace Hotel Kempinski - Sea View (single supplement US $ 330,-)

This restored Ottoman Palace, once the home of the last Ottoman Sultans, is now a top class five star hotel situated on the European shore of the Bosphorus. The hotel counts 283 rooms and 32 suites, of which many have direct view on the Bosphorus. The hotel\'s private driveway leads to the suites, a beautiful ballroom and a small & sophisticated shopping center. On the Palace grounds\' you can find a 9-hole putting green and a magnificent swimming pool set on the very edge of the Bosphorus. The hotel has several restaurants, including a caviar restaurant. Other facilities include an indoor swimming pool and a health club with sauna, Jacuzzi and a Turkish bath.

The Packages are valid from June 1 till September 30, 2004.
The prices are based on groups of minimum 20 paying participants. For individual requests, we will be happy to make you a separate offer

All rates are net non commissionable in US $ and include all taxes.
Any tax changes made by governmental authorities will be reflected in the rates.

We also offer 3 night packages to the ancient city of Ephesus and the marvelous region of Cappadocia.

If you wish to reserve, please an email message stating your dates of travel, preference of hotel and required number of rooms. Upon receiving your request, we will contact you to confirm the availability and to finalize your reservation.

For reservation and/or details, please contact Sadik Caglar or Hasan Din
Hagia Sofia

Ritz Carlton

Kiz Kulesi - Maiden Tower

Ciragan Palace