Duration: 4 Hours (approx)
Route: Republic Square-Kadıfekale Castle-Konak Square-The clock Tower-
You shall be picked up from the Izmir airport, Izmir Hotel ,Izmir Marina or Izmir cruise ship port. Your Izmir guide will hold up a sign with your name on it. Izmir tour will take approximately 4 hours and after will drive you back to your Izmir hotel ,Izmir Marina ,Izmir airport or Izmir harbor in Turkey.
In the Half Day Izmir Tour,We will drive to Izmir city center. Traditionally the birth place of Homer,who was honoured here in Classical times in the Homereium,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.In the Izmir Seight-seeing Tour ,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, In the center of Konak you will find the symbol of Izmir,The Clock Tower and its close friends,the pigeons.From the late Otoman clock tower,described by Goodwin as’mauresque bibelot’,to the open air city bus terminal strollers enjoying the Imbat,mingle with passengers waiting for bu sor ferry boat to Karsiyaka.A few meters a way in warren twisting lanes and narrow courts, are the shops of Izmir’s Bazaar.Here a bewildering range of goods-everything from flowers to antiques is on offer at bargain price.
After you have taken in the sights your Izmir Tour, your Izmir 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 Izmir Tour guide will return you to your pick up point. You can take a Private Izmir Tour where you can be picked up by your Izmir Tour guide at your convienence, where your Izmir Tour guide will pick you up at approx 08.00 hours for your 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 Izmir Harbor, Izmir Airport, Izmir Hotel
- Drop off to Izmir Harbor, Izmir Airport, Izmir Hotel
What’s Not Included
- Gratuities to the guide and driver
- Personal expenses
|Regular Izmir Tour Prices Per Person|
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|A tour document with details and confirmations will be e-mailed after booking.
Regular Half Day Izmir Tour is runs everyday and available all year round.