The ancient city of Troy is one of the most known and interesting places to visit in Turkey. The Izmir Troy Tour allows holiday-makers to join a guided tour there and learn the fascinating history behind the infamous battle of Troy, the Trojan horse and of the Helen of Troy. This full day excursion is ideal for those who like sightseeing and for those who wish to explore interesting sites and locations away from Izmir.
The Troy Day Tour takes place on a daily basis during the morning. On the day of your excursion, you need to be at the meeting point, Izmir bus station, on a prescheduled time. From there, a comfortable bus will drive you towards the city of Canakkale, which is 4 hours away.
Once you arrive at the central bus station of Canakkale you will be transferred to the city centre. There, you will have the opportunity to enjoy some free time in order to explore the centre based on your interests and preferences. It must be noted that, a great thing to do is to visit the well-known Aynali Bazaar in order to purchase some interesting souvenirs and feel the real vibes of the city.
After spending some time in the city centre, you will be transferred to the ancient city of Troy. During this interesting sightseeing exploration, a professional tour guide will let you know important information about the history and the importance of Troy.
Once you are there, you will walk around the ruins and the several structures that this ancient city has. Temples, houses, an ancient theatre, baths, a sanctuary and defensive walls are some of the things you should expect to observe as you stroll around. The tour guide will provide an in-depth and interesting description of the ancient city and will unfold the history behind these structures. During your sightseeing experience in Troy you will learn about the Trojan War and the Helen of Troy. In addition, you will understand how the Trojan horse was constructed and the details behind this idea.
By the end of the sightseeing experience, a comfortable vehicle will transfer you towards the bus station of Canakkale. From there, you will enjoy a 4-hour road trip back to Izmir. This full day excursion to Troy finished during the evening when you arrive back to Izmir. Joining this magnificent tour will be a truly memorable experience as it combines exploration and places of interest.
Join a fascinating excursion towards Canakkale and combine sightseeing with excitement. The Izmir Troy Tour is an incredible option for all as it takes you to the ancient city of Troy and unfolds the history of the Trojan Wars. Visit the city of Canakkale, feel the authentic atmosphere of the city centre, enjoy a guided tour at the archaeological site and learn some interesting information about the area.
Meeting point: Troy Day Tour is available on a daily basis and takes place during the morning time. Participants need to arrive at the indicated meeting point, the bus station in Izmir, on a prescheduled time.
Canakkale: This full day excursion starts with a 4-hour road trip from Izmir to Canakkale. For your own comfort, you will be travelling with a fully air conditioned and modern bus. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to the city centre and have some hours of free time to explore the city. An interesting place to visit in the city of Canakkale is the Aynali Bazaar. This market is known for having an incredible variety of handcrafts, local delicacies, spices, clothes and traditional products.
Ancient City of Troy: After spending some free time in the centre of Canakkale, a comfortable bus will drive you towards the ancient city of Troy. A professional tour guide will provide an interesting briefing regarding the history and the importance of this archaeological site. Get ready to immerse yourself into the secrets of the Trojan War and walk around the ruins of this ancient city.
Guided Tour: The guided tour in Troy will take you to visit some of the most notable ruins and structures that this ancient city has. More precisely, you will have the opportunity to observe, among others, the defensive walls of Troy, houses, temples, an ancient theatre, a sanctuary and the roman baths. At the same time, the professional guide will explain everything you need to know about the Trojan War, the Trojan horse, the Helen of Troy and other important aspects and personalities that they used to be there.
Return: By the end of the guided tour, the bus will drive you back to Canakkale’s bus station. From there, a 4-hour road trip back to Izmir follows. This full day excursion finished during the evening when you arrive back to Izmir’s bus station full of memories and new images.