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2 Days Ephesus and Pamukkale Tour from Istanbul

This tour is very suitable for people with limited time to visit Ephesus & Pamukkale. It includes return flights from Istanbul so that there is no time wasted on overnight buses.

Tour is conducted over 2 days. You will be back to Istanbul in the evening of the day 2.

 

This tour is available all year round.
Can be customized according to your wishes.
There is no hidden cost.

Itineraries

Day 1

Flight to Izmir, Full Day Ephesus Tour

04:30 You will be picked up from your hotel in Istanbul and transferred to airport. 05:00 Arrival airport for flight from Istanbul to Izmir 07:00 Fly From Istanbul to Izmir 07:55 Upon arrival at the Izmir airport you will be picked up at the airport and transferred to Ephesus where you will meet your professional tour guide to begin your tour with a professional guide to begin your full day tour of Ephesus. You will first visit the Temple of Artemis which was once one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world. Next, you will visit the world famous ancient Greco- Roman City of Ephesus, the most well-preserved example in the world. After visiting this impressive site, you will have a break for lunch. After lunch, you will visit the House of Virgin Mary, where it is believed she spent her last days. This is a holy place for both Christians and Muslims. Afterwards, you will visit the Isabey Mosque. Next, you will be taken to the Sirince Village; which is an old Greek village and is well-know for its quaint beauty and wine tasting and production. Here you will have one hour free to explore on your own without a guide the different foods and wines of the area and visit various small traditional village shops. After the tour, you will be transferred to your hotel in Kusadasi for check-in. Dinner and overnight at hotel in Kusadasi. (L, D)

Day 2

Full Day Pamukkale & Hierapolis Tour, Flight to Istanbul

After breakfast around 08:00 you will be picked up from your Kusadasi hotel and taken to the meeting point in Selcuk where the full group will first meet. You will then begin the Pamukkale tour with a drive from Selcuk starting at 8:30 am to Pamukkale which will be around 3 hours. En route to Pamukkale after 1.5 hours, there will be a 10 minutes stop for a restroom break. Upon arrival around 11:45, the group will be first taken to have lunch and after lunch at around 13:00 you will begin your guided tour of the Pamukkale and Hierapolis area with a profession licensed tour guide. In Pamukkale, you will see the Cotton Cliffs, one of the natural wonders of the world formed by deposits of calcareous salts. Also, you will visit the ancient ruins of the City of Hierapolis with its basilica, theatre and Roman Baths. At the end of the guided tour, you will have some free time to explore the area on your own. As an option, you may choose to swim in the Pamukkale antique pools (at own expense) during this free time. The tour guide will inform you about the exact meeting point and time. At the end of the tour around approximately 4:00 pm, you will be transferred to Izmir or Denizli airport for your return flight to Istanbul in the late evening. Upon arrival, you will be picked up from the airport and transferred to your hotel in Istanbul. END OF SERVICES. (B, L)

Flight tickets mentioned in the itinerary.
All accommodation mentioned in the itinerary.
All mentioned transfers in the itinerary.
All tours with transportation, lunch and entrance fees.
All tours with professional tour guide, licensed by the Ministry of Tourism.
All meals mentioned by the itinerary ( B – Breakfast, L – Lunch, D – Dinner)
Vegetarian meals available.
All domestic taxes.

Drinks with meals (except the drinks served with breakfast)
Any tips to guide, driver or staff at hotels.
Items of a personal nature
Medical services.

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    Group Size: No Size Limit
    price: $ 299 /Person