Do you want to bask in the glory of antiquity in Ephesus and embrace the scenic beauty of mother nature in Pamukkale? Here is our exclusive tour package of- Izmir Ephesus & Pamukkale Tour. You will cherish a perfect combination of history and nature from this tour. If you are looking for a Hot Air Balloon Ride in Pamukkale this tour is also ideal for you.
The tour of Ephesus and Pamukkale will each last one day, and you will be completely guided by our tour guide to give you the best possible experience. Both of the places are very renowned tourist spots in Turkey. Each year thousands of travel enthusiasts visit here to quench their thirst.
The first day of the tour package will begin with Ephesus. Which is an ancient city-state that started its journey in the hands of Greek which reached its glory in the hands of Romans. This tour in a single city will be a time-travelling experience for you across Greek, Roman and Byzantine era.
As you visit across the streets, temples and ancient facilities, you will get to know about the daily life of the rich Romans who resided here. Some of the noteworthy spots covered in this tour package are The Temple of Artemis- one of the seven wonders of the world, the library of Celsius, House of Mary, and an ancient Roman theatre which used to hold 25,000 spectators. You will get valuable information from our tour guide as you visit through these sites of historical interest and wonders of the world.
The second day of tour package will let you explore the magnificence of Pamukkale. You will be amazed by the natural beauty of Pamukkale. Like Ephesus, this place also has a Greek-Roman established city of Hierapolis.
A friendly tour guide will direct you to the famous Pamukkale Travertines, there you will have the taste of nature’s artistic excellence, the carbonate deposition and limestone terraces will make you fall in love with its enchanting environment.
Pamukkale is also a place with a lot of natural hot water springs, you can have a relaxing bath and forget all your stress and tension. The aesthetic beauty and hot water springs are what draws thousands of tourists here.
The Expert Tour guide of excursion mania will take you to some of the main tourist interest in Pamukkale which includes: Cleopatra’s Pool in Pamukkale which is a World Heritage site, and Calcium cliffs of Pamukkale.
After leaving Izmir early in the morning, we drive down to Selçuk ( a well known Turkish town) near the ancient city of Ephesus.
Day 1: Our tour start from Izmir to Ephesus with comfortable minibus. If you have an early arrival to Izmir airport, You can also book this tour from Izmir airport.
Reception: Our receptionist will give you a warm welcome upon your arrival at the airport. A name board will be used for your easy detection. Then you will join the group on the way.
Ephesus Tour: a place of historical interest.
At Ephesus: I. The Ephesus tour will focus on the ruins of the ancient Greek city. Major temples, streets, houses and important facilities will be covered.
II. Roman Aristocratic House: The houses built for the aristocratic roman people will give you a view of their life. And you will be able to understand their way of living in this section of the tour.
III. One of the Seven wonders of the world, the Temple of Artemis will be given special emphasis in this tour.
IV. Other major tourist attractions that will be covered in this tour are: the Celcius Library, the house of Virgin Mary and the Isabey Mosque.
V. In between the tour, the lunch will be provided in your specified time. We will take special consideration of quality, quantity and taste.
End of Tour: After the end Ephesus Tour, you will be transferred to your hotel in a comfortable vehicle.
Night Stay: Stay at night in Pamukkale in your hotel.
Day 2: Pamukkale tour: the magnificence of nature.
Pickup: You will be picked up from the hotel in a cosy vehicle after you complete your breakfast.
At Pamukkale: I. The Pamukkale tour will focus on the sites of scenic beauty and the ancient city of Hierapolis.
II. The travertine terraced hills which are composed of carbonate and calcium will be a significant attraction of this tour. You will be guided to various points on the bank of river Menderes, from where you will enjoy the natural aesthetics.
III. Natural hot springs are a notable attraction in Pamukkale, and you will be directed towards some finest springs, where you can relieve your stress and anxiety.
IV. Some major spots that will be covered in this tour are: Cleopatra’s Pool in Pamukkale, and Calcium Cliffs of Pamukkale.
End of Pamukkale Tour: The Pamukkale tour will end and we will direct you drive you back to Izmir. We can also take you back to Denizli Airport or Denizli Bus Station.