2 days to explore second biggest ancient Roman city and the area.
Ephesus was the second biggest ancient Roman city in the world. Monuments still reflects how gorgeous it was.
Priene, Didyma and Miletus are three important cities close by Ephesus.
Priene with its amazing location ( sitting on top a hill, just under a big cliff ) never captured by enemies.
Didyma is famous with Apollon Temple and schools teaches how to carve statues from marble.
Miletus was a trade city printed its own currency on the shore of Mediterranean. Before the Persian invasion in the middle of the 6th century BC, Miletus was considered the greatest and wealthiest of Greek cities. In time deposition of sediments from the Maeander river turned city harbour into a lake ( Bafa Lake ) inaccessible to sea.
2,5 Hours Before Flight Time
During these two days tour we need to walk in the ancient sites with uneven surfaces.
Please use a comfortable shoes and depends on season; sunscreen, hat, umbrella or a light rain coat is recommended.
Depends on your hotel location and flight time we will pick you up from your hotel to istanbul airport with our private minivan.
Domestic Flight to izmir Airport
When your flight lands on izmir airport we will be ready to pick you up from izmir airport to Ephesus ancient city with our minivan. You will meet with your guide in Ephesus ancient city and join your group.
Ephesus was the second largest city during Roman era and it is still one of the most important Roman sites to visit.
Virgin Mary House is believed that she lived last years of her life when she travelled with St.John to the area.
Artemis Temple is one of the seven wonders of the world heritage and located close by to Ephesus ancient city.
After tour ends you will be transferred to Kusadasi.
We will arrange your accommodation in a 4 star hotel 1 night include breakfast
After breakfast we will pick you up from your hotel with our tour coaches and start our second full day tour.
We will start with Priene a city located on top of a hill, backed by a big cliff. Because of its location city never captured by its enemies.
Didyma is famous with Apollon Temple. It’s 3 columns are still stays as erected. Head of medusa is one of the famous statue because of it’s size and also Didyma School for statue making was the first place they made the exact view of the the person posed for statue. The idea before then was to create a perfect of you like nowadays photoshopped version of pictures.
Miletus was a trader’s city on the shore of Mediterranean while it is inner town because of sediment carried by river its harbour filled up and return to a lake ( Bafa Lake ). It is one of the oldest city built with grid plan. Isidore of Miletus Architect of Saint Sophia and creator of Grid city plan has born and grown in this city.
At the end of the tour you will be transferred to izmir airport.
Domestic flight to istanbul
When your plane lands on istanbul we will be ready to transfer you back to your hotel with our private minivan