2 Days Ephesus and Pamukkale from Istanbul by Bus
Tour Style : Group Tour
Duration : 2 Days – 1 Night
Departures : All year round – Guaranteed Departure
Highlights : Celcus Library, Theatre, Temple of Artemis, House of the Virgin Mary, Necropolis at Hierapolis, Pamukkale travertines
Day 01:PLEASE BE READY AT MY OFFICE AT 18:00PM IN OLD TOWN OF SULTANAHMED AS ADRESS SHOWN BELOVE TO TAKE FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE TO ISTANBUL BUS STATION
Küçük Ayasofya Cad.,
Sultanahmet/Istanbul Street number:57 Just near of taxi station on Kücük Ayasofya Cad
(0212) 458 9921
BUS DEPARTURE TIME AT 21:00PM FROM ISTANBUL BUS STATION
Day 02 – Morning arrive in Kusadasi/Selcuk Bus Station at 08:00am
Meet and transfer to the hotel
Lunch and Dinner Included
The tour begins by visiting the remains of the Artemis Temple, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. Afterwards, it proceeds to the spectacular main site of Ephesus, undoubtedly the most superbly preserved Greco-Roman city.
Unmistakable highlights surviving among the ruins are the Celsius Library, Agora, Theater, Odeon, Trajan Fountain, Domitianus Temple and Roman Latrines.
Following a lunch break, visit the House of Virgin Mary; reputed to be where she spent her final days. Overnight in Kusadasi.
Day 03 -Pamukkale & Hierapolis Tour
Lunch and Dinner Included
After breakfast drive to Pamukkale which is the center of natural thermal spring waters with healing properties. Due to the chemical properties in the water, pure white colored travertines and stepped water terraces have been created on the mountain slope. It is for its resemblence to cotton piles that it is called ‘Cotton Castle’ in Turkish.
Visit the travertines and the ancient city of Hierapolis which has the biggest Necropolis with 1200 gravestones in Anatolia. The sacred pool also is one of the highlights of the site. There shallow thermal waters ripple over a wonderful scattering of ancient roman ruins that lie beneath.
Evening bus to Istanbul at 21:00pm
Day 04:MORNING ARRIVE TO ISTANBUL BUS STATION YOU WILL TAKE FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE OR METRO OR TAXI BY YOUR OWN TO GO OLD TOWN OF SULTANAHMED END OF OUR SERVICE
PLEASE NOTE THAT NO TRANSFER ARRANGEMENT BY YUKI TOUR
End of our service.
What is included
- Bus Tickets Istanbul to Kusadasi and Pamukakle to Istanbul
- Transportation by a comfortable AC non smoking car
- Professional and experienced licensed guide during the tours
- 1 night accommodation in Kusadasi at 4 star Hotel or similar
- Breakfast and Dinner at the hotel
- Entry fees to the museums
- Parking fees.
Not included :
Drinks, tips to guide and driver, personal expenses and optional tours