Duration: 7 hours (approx)
Route: Ephesus Ancient City-Ephesus Museum-Izmir Seightseeing Tour
You shall be picked up from the Kusadasi Hotel, Kusadasi Marina or Kusadasi Cruise ship port. Your Ephesus guide will hold up a sign with your name on it so it will be easier for you to find the correct tour bus. Your ephesus & izmir combined tour guide or turkish local travel agency will provide you with a complimentary City map, Turkey map and some Turkey brochures. Ephesus & Izmir Combined tour will take approximately 7 hours and after will drive you back to your Kusadasi Hotel, Kusadasi Marina or Kusadasi Cruise ship port.
The Ephesus and Izmir Combined Tour from Kusadasi starts from seeing the Ancient City of Ephesus, which is one of the most spectacular excavations in the world. You will see the Odeon, The Fountain of Trajan, the stream baths of Scholastika, the Temple of Hadrian, the Grand Theater and the very impressive library of Ephesus. The Ephesus library is adorned with columns and statues. The Grand Theater where Saint Paul preached is believed to be the largest outdoor theater in the ancient world with a capacity of 24,000 seats. Finally we will visit Ephesus museum, one of the best regional museums in Turkey, houses a large collection of objects found at Ephesus in the surrounding countryside. They are displayed clearly and imaginatively in several rooms and in a large inner courtyard.
After the Ephesus seightseeing tour we will then drive back to Izmir for some more Sightseeing. Traditionally the birth place of Homer, who was honoured here in Classical times in the Homereiu of the original Hellenistic city states along the Aegean coast of Asia Minor, only Smyrna,now Turkish Izmir,survived the catastrophes that befell the region.Our first stop is above the city at mt.Pagus is the most enduring of Alexander’s legacies,the Kadifekale Castle, built in the 4th century BCE,From Kadifekale Castle there is excellent view across the harbour to Karsiyaka.To the west you can see the shape of arena where St.Polycarp was martyred.The Agora at the foot of the hill is clearly visible. Then we drive to Konak square,After you have taken in the sights your Izmir, your tour guide will give you approx one hour free time to stroll at your leisure or relax have some refreshments in the Konak Square, When the tour has finished your Ephesus& Izmir Tour guide will return you to your pick up point.You can take a Private Ephesus &Izmir Tour where you can be picked up by your Ephesus Tour guide at your convienence, where your Ephesus Tour guide will pick you up at approx 08.00 hours for your Ephesus &Izmir tour.
PS: Ephesus&Izmir tours we provide are private tours which means they include a driver and a separate tour guide who speaks english and they will accompany you throughout the tour and they will be able to answer any questions or queries during your tour. Those who book in advance avoid the rush and tight squeezes of traveling with all of the crowds.
- Private Professional Licenced English Speaking Tour Guide.
- Private Deluxe A/C VIP Vehicle.
- Parking Fees of vehicle
- Pick up From From Kusadasi Harbor, Kusadasi Airport, Kusadasi Hotel
- Drop off to From Kusadasi Harbor, Kusadasi Airport, Kusadasi Hotel
What’s Not Included
- Gratuities to the guide and driver
- Personal expenses
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|A tour document with details and confirmations will be e-mailed after booking.
Private Ephesus& Izmır Combined Tour is runs everyday and available all year round.