Tour Style : Small Group Tour
Duration : 2 Days 1 Night
Departure : Guaranteed Departure
Day 1 : Pamukkale & Hierapolis
Transfer to Istanbul airport for flight to Pamukkale. Upon arrival at Denizli airport, you will be met by your name sign and connected to Pamukkale to join the tour of Pamukkale. Magical and spectacular natural site, unique in the world, Pamukkale is a fairyland of dazzling white, petrified castles. Thermal spring waters laden with calcareous salts running off the plateau’s edge have created this fantastic formation of stalactites, cataracts and basins. The hot springs have been used since Roman times for their therapeutic powers. Pamukkale is one of the most interesting places in the world, justly famous not only for the entrancing beauty of its unique geological formations but also for its historical remains. Also you will visit the ancient ruins of the City of Hierapolis with its basilica, theatre, Roman Bath and Necropolis.
Lunch included in the tour. After the tour we drive to Selcuk/ Kusadasi . Arrive in Selcuk/Kusadasi transfer to hotel and stay the night.
Day 2 : Full day tour of Ephesus & The House of Virgin Mary
First you will visit The the Temple of Artemis. This enormous temple, once considered one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World and rebuilt several times, dates in its latest form from the third century B.C. Then you will visit the world famous ancient Greco-Roman City of Ephesus, some of the best preserved ancient ruins in the world. After visiting this impressive site, you will have a lunch break. After lunch, you will visit The House of Virgin Mary, where it is believed she spent her last days. Some four to six years after the death of Christ, St. John is said to have accompanied the Virgin Mary to Ephesus. This is a holy place for both Christians and Muslims.
After the tour, you will be transferred to Izmir Airport for your flight back to Istanbul. Once you arrive back Istanbul, you will be met on arrival & transfer back to your hotel. End of tour and services. (Included meals: Breakfast & Lunch).
What is included
All transfers as specified.
• Domestic flight ticket - (Istanbul to Izmir to Istanbul).
• Transportation in non-smoking mini/midi bus with professional English speaking guide and experienced driver.
• 1 night in Kusadasi at 4 star hotel including breakfast
• 1 Full Day Tour of Ephesus with lunch
• 1 Full Day Tour of Pamukkale with lunch.
• Meals mentioned by the itinerary.
• Entrance fees mentioned by the itinerary.
• Services charges and local taxes.
Not included :
Drinks, tips to guide and driver, personal expenses and optional tours