5 Day tour of Ephesus, Miletus – Priene – Didyma and Pamukkale / By Bus
Tour Style : Small Group Tour
DAY 1 – PLEASE BE READY AT MY OFFICE AT 18:00PM IN OLD TOWN OF SULTANAHMED AS ADRESS SHOWN BELOVE TO TAKE FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE TO ISTANBUL BUS STATION
Küçük Ayasofya Cad.,
Sultanahmet/Istanbul Street number:57 Just near of taxi station on Kücük Ayasofya Cad
(0212) 458 9921
BUS DEPARTURE TIME AT 21:00PM FROM ISTANBUL BUS STATION
DAY 2 – FULL DAY TOUR OF EPHESUS & THE HOUSE OF VIRGIN MARY
Arrive Selcuk bus station. Met on arrival and transferred to our local office. You will have free time before the start of the tour. This tour will start from our office in Selcuk.
You will be picked up from outside the office for the Full Day Tour of Ephesus and The House of Virgin Mary.
First you will visit The the Temple of Artemis, which once was one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world. Then 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 lunch break. After lunch, you will visit House of the Virgin Mary , where it is believed she spent her last days. This is a holy place for both Christians and Muslims.
After the tour, you will be transferred back to your hotel. Overnight in Kusadasi.
DAY 3 – FULL DAY TOUR OF PRIENE, MILETUS & DIDYMA
08:30 You will be picked up from your hotel for Full day tour of Priene Miletus & Didyma. First you will see Priene which in its time was one of the most spectacular of all the ancient Ionians cities. Then we will lead our way to Miletus to see Miletus with its magnificent theatre and the Byzantine fortress on the acropolis above. Our last stop will be Didyma. Here you will find the largest Ionic Temple in the world, that of Apollo. Also in Didyma lies the huge, cracked head of Medusa which long ago fell from the freeze.
After the tour, you will be transfered back to your hotel.
DAY 4 – FULL DAY TOUR OF PAMUKKALE
Breakfast & check out the hotel.
08:00 You will be picked up from your hotel for Full day tour of Pamukkale. In Pamukkale, you will see the Cotton Cliffs, one of the natural wonders of the world formed by deposits of calcareous salts. Also visit the ancient ruins of the City of Hierapolis with its basilica , theatre and Roman Baths.
After the tour, transfer to bus station.
21:00 Depart from Pamukkale or Kusadasi. (Included meals: Breakfast & Lunch)
DAY 5 – ARRIVAL IN ISTANBUL
07:00 When you arrive Istanbul, You will take the free shuttle bus to the Sultanahmet or Taksim
What is included
- 2 Night hotel accommodation in Kusadasi with breakfast and dinner.
- Overnight intercity coach ticket (Istanbul to Kusadası and Pamukkale to Istanbul).
- Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking coaches on local tours.
- 1 Full Day Tour of Ephesus with lunch.
- 1 Full Day Tour of Pamukkale with lunch.
- 1 Full Day Tour of Priene Miletus & Didyma with lunch.
- Meals mentioned by the itinerary
- Professional English speaking guide on the tours.
- Entrance fees per itinerary
- Local taxes and service charges
Not included :
Drinks, tips to guide and driver, personal expenses and optional tours: