For the holidaymakers who are passionate about sightseeing, Turkey is the place to be. The country demonstrates an incredible long history with sites from different historical periods and ages. During your holidays in Kusadasi you may join a fully private and exclusive sightseeing tour towards Pergamum and the Asclepion. Unfold the history of these sites and spend some quality time with your friends or family. This full day Kusadasi Pergamon & Asklepion Tour enables you to avoid the crowds and enjoy a fully private sightseeing experience.
As this is a private tour, you are free to choose the day and the starting time of this excursion. Therefore, on the pre-scheduled time, a comfortable and fully air conditioned car will pick you up from your hotel. An experienced and professional guide will be with you during this excursion and offer you interesting insights about the sites. The guide will also be responsible to assist you and ensure that you enjoy a smooth and pleasurable experience.
At first, you will visit Pergamum, which is 2 hours and 30 minutes away from Kusadasi. This city used to be one of the most important capital centres of the ancient world. Its history started during the stone and bronze ages and passed also through the archaic and classical eras. Among the most interesting ruins are temples, palaces and the Asclepion. Another interesting highlight is the acropolis with the Zeus’ Altar and the biggest library of the ancient times. During your visit there, the tour guide will offer you an interesting briefing regarding the history and the importance of this site.
After that, you will have a delicious and freshly-made lunch at a local restaurant. Relax and taste some typical recipes of the area during this break. It is important to note that since this excursion is private, you are free to choose the restaurant and the meal you wish to have.
With the fully air conditioned bus, you will then transferred to the second stop of this excursion, at the infamous Asclepion. At this location, during the ancient times, people were treated for several health-related issues. For this reason, Pergamum is characterized as one of the top medical centres of the ancient world. It is important to note that infamous ancient doctors, such as Hippocrates and Galinus were born there and practise medicine.
By the end of your last sightseeing stop, the bus will start driving you back to Kusadasi. Return to your hotel is expected during the afternoon. At that time, you will be full of great emotions and new images from this incredible journey in time.
Private tours offer you the opportunity to fully customize your schedule and enjoy a pleasurable excursion by avoiding the crowds. If you are interested in sightseeing but, wish to proceed with an all-private and excusive, this full day Kusadasi Pergamon & Asklepion Tour is ideal for you. The Pergamum and Asclepion is an amazing private tour that enables you to visit two particularly important sites and unfold their history.
Pick Up: Feel free to choose any day that suits you the most in order to join this tour. Starting time is also something you are in charge to decide. Therefore, on the indicated day and time, a comfortable and fully air conditioned car will pick you up from your place of accommodation in Kusadasi.
Professional Guide: The excursion is designed to offer you a pleasurable and enjoyable experience. For this reason, a professional and fully licenced tour guide will accompany you. The guide will offer great descriptions about the places of interest and make sure that you are having a good time during the day.
Fully Customizable: The schedule of this tour is designed by the expert members of our team. However, you are free to customize features like meals. More precisely, you can choose when and where to have lunch.
Pergamum: The bus will drive you towards the first stops of the excursion which is 2 hours and 30 minutes away. Pergamum used to be a central point and a very important capital city during the ancient times. According to the historical findings, Pergamum used to be a key location during the stone and bronze ages, as well as during the archaic and classic times. The tour guide will explain everything you need to know about this ancient city. During you time there, you may observe the acropolis, temples, palaces, and the biggest library of the ancient world.
Asclepion : This full day excursion continues, after the lunch break, with a visit at the archaeological site of Asclepion. This location used to be the place were health-related conditions were treated. Forming the medical centre of the ancient world, Asclepion managed to produce medical knowledge during the antiquity and set the fundamentals of health science. An interesting highlight is that Hippocrates and Galinus were born there.
Return: After spending some time in Asclepion, the bus will drive you back to Kusadasi. This full day excursion finishes when you return back to your place of accommodation, full of great images and long lasting memories.