Kusadasi offers multiple sightseeing options that are able to offer you a broader understanding about the country’s and the area’s history. In fact, during your holidays, you may proceed with a sightseeing experience that includes monuments and archaeological ruins from different periods of history. If you are interested in unfolding the history of the ancient times in a more private setting then, the Kusadasi Priene Miletos Didyma Tour is an ideal option for you and your loved ones.
As this is a private excursion, it is up to you to decide when to join. Please note that it is recommended to begin this trip during the morning time as it has an approximate duration of 8 hours. On the pre-arranged time, members of our team will pick you up from your place of accommodation in Kusadasi with a comfortable vehicle. A professional and experienced tour guide will be with you during this private excursion in order to give you interesting insights and information.
The first spot to visit during this private excursion is the ancient city of Priene. This settlement, despite its small size, used to be an important centre for politics during the ancient times. This is because it was forming the central meeting point of the Ionian Confederacy. As you walk around and the guide explains the history of this site, you may be able to observe some interesting ruins. Among others, you can observe temples, an ancient theatre and the agora.
The excursion continues to Miletus which was one of the wealthiest ports of the Aegean coast during the ancient times. This area used to be the home of great thinkers of the antiquity, such as Thales and Anaximenes. The most interesting highlight regarding the surviving ruins is the ancient theatre of Miletus. In the broader area you will also visit some other interesting sites such as an Islamic Mosque.
The last stop takes place at the city of Didim that was known as Didyma during the ancient times. It is located in a short distance from Miletus and was known for the temple and oracle of Apollo. The guide will explain everything you need to know about this important site.
This private excursion last for almost 8 hours. During the afternoon and by the end of the last stop, the bus will drive you back to Kusadasi. When you arrive back to your place of accommodation, you will be full of great emotions and memories.
Ancient City Of Priene, Ancient City Of Miletos, Temple Of Apollo.
Avoid the crowds and get an all-exclusive sightseeing experience with a private tour guide. Our Priene-Miletos-Didyma Tour From Kusadasi enables you to visit three of the most important ancient cities of the Aegean coast. Admire the ancient architecture, learn the history, explore the cities where great thinkers used to live and understand the importance of these settlements in the ancient world.
Pick Up: As this is a private tour, it is up to you to choose which day and what time the excursion takes place. Therefore, on the day of the excursion, a fully air conditioned and modern vehicle will pick you up from your place of accommodation in Kusadasi.
Tour Guide: In order to ensure that you enjoy a smooth and pleasurable experience, a professional and fully licenced tour guide will accompany you. The guide is the person ain charge to offer you some interesting information and description of the sites included in the schedule.
Priene: Priene was one of the most important political and commercial centres of the ancient world. This ancient city, although small in size, was the central meeting point of the Ionian Confederacy. As you walk around and listen to the history of this city, you will be able to observe temples, an agora and an ancient theatre among other interesting structures.
Miletos: The second stop of this magnificent journey in time is the ancient city of Miletus. During antiquity, this was one of the wealthiest ports of the area. During your time there you will visit some really important ruins, such as the ancient theatre of Miletus. It must be noted that great philosophers and thinkers were living there, for example Thales. The tour guide will offer you an incredibly detailed description of the city’s main structures and let you know interesting facts about Thales and his core beliefs.
Didyma: The last stop of this private full day experience takes place at Didyma, nowadays known as Didim. The city was constructed near the sanctuary and oracle of Apollo and showcases an interesting and long history, even before the formation of the Ionian Confederacy.
Lunch: In this tour lunch is alsoincluded in the price. The local tour guide will be responsible to assist you and arrange an enjoyable lunch break for you.
Return: During the afternoon, and after visiting the last site included in the schedule, the bus will drive you back to Kusadasi. When you arrive at your hotel, you will be full of great images and long lasting memories from this private excursion with your loved ones.