Ephesus and Pamukkale Tour - 2 Days

Overview

It is a 2 day tour of Ephesus ruins and a wonder of nature.

Ephesus and Hierapolis are places that attract culture vultures and they are well-preserved historical sites. In addition, Pamukkale is the best place to take authentic photos of unbelievable sights of nature.

Duration: 2 days, 6-8 hours every day

Trip Highlights

  • Pamukkale- White Travertines
  • Ruins of Hierapolis
  • Necropolis
  • The Temple of Artemis
  • Ephesus Ancient City
  • The House of Virgin Mary
  • Terrace Houses(optional)
  • Basilica of St. John(optional)

Itinerary

Day 1
Pamukkale

You will meet your guide in Kusadasi or Izmir airport. You will drive to Pamukkale for about 3 hours.
You will meet your professional guide and experienced driver in your hotel’s lobby.
When we have arrived at Pamukkale, we will walk in the ruins of Hierapolis.
After spending enough time to have a look at the wonderful sights of White Terraces and taking unique photos, we will continue our tour with Roman theatre.
Necropolis is a graveyard with two thousand graves. You will have a chance to visit them too.
When we have passed the old Roman baths, we will arrive at the ancient pool. You can swim in thermal water there for a while.
Instead of this, you can also take your shoes off and walk down the travertines. They are filled with thermal water and it is enriched with calcium.
Because of the limited time, we offer a quick lunch before going sightseeing.
In the afternoon, you can spend all your time in your hotel at thermal pools with a degree of 35C. Dinner is served in the hotel at Pamukkale. Overnight stay in a 5 star hotel in Pamukkale.

Day 2
Ephesus

After breakfast in the hotel, we will go to Kusadasi and it only takes 20 minutes getting from Kusadasi to Ephesus. The Temple of Artemis is the first place that will be visited. (One of the Seven Wonders of the World)

And then, we will drive to Ephesus ruins, which is the highlight of our tour and it is the biggest open-air museum in turkey. Besides it is the best preserved city on the Aegean sea coastline. A lot of celebrities like Mark Antony, Cleopatra, Virgin Mary and the Apostle John walked in these streets. While you are walking through this historical place, a local guide will company you giving more information about life in ancient Rome.
After spending 2 hours in Ephesus, we will have lunch in a local restaurant and drive to the House of Virgin Mary. According to the historical studies, after the resurrection of Christ, the apostle John brought Virgin Mary to Ephesus. It is said that she lived her final days in Ephesus. The church is mounted.Pope John Paul II and Pope Paul VI validated its authenticity.
There are also Terrace houses that rich Ephesians would live and you will have time to visit if you are interested in. The Basilica of St. John is another place to visit.

When you have finished your tour, we will take you back to Kusadasi or Izmir port/airport.

Including

  • Pick-up or Drop-off service from and to Airport(in our own vehicle)
  • Entrances
  • Transportation (in a comfortable vehicle with an experienced driver for tours)
  • Fuel and parking costs
  • Lunch
  • Accommodation (1 night in 5 star hotel)

Excluding

  • Drinks at Lunch
  • Tip to driver and guide (it is optional)

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Ephesus and Pamukkale Tour

Trip Facts

  • A modern and air-conditioned car
  • 1 night in 5 star hotel
  • Kusadasi or Izmir airport
  • Ephesus and Pamukkale
  • English
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