|Ephesus – Pamukkale – Tours by Flight|
Day 1: Istanbul – Ephesus – House of Mary (L)
Pick up from your hotel in istanbul early morning.
Early flight from Istanbul for Izmir
Arrive in Izmir. Met on and transfer to Ephesus. We start to visit:
House of the Virgin Mary which is 8 km from Ephesus on the hills. The Vatican has recognized this small site in the Solmissos Mountains as the final resting place of the Virgin Mary. A small chapel dedicated to St. Mary was founded when the ruins of the house were first discovered.
Ephesus, is considered one of the great outdoor museums of Turkey. Ephesus Tour starts from the upper entrace gate.Ancient city has 3 main streets .We see the Baths of Varius ,Odeon, Prytaneion,Fauntain of Polio,The Gate of Heracles ,State Agora, public toilets, Temple of Hadrian , Temple of Domitian , Library of Celsus, Great Theater and Horbour street with necropolis.
Lunch in the old Village of Sirince, open menu lunch or Sish- Kebab.Than visit
The Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, is also one of the places to visit. Today the site lies on the edge of the modern town of Selçuk.
Overnight in Selcuk or Kusadasi.
Day 2: Pamukkale and ancient city of Hierapolis. (B,L)
After having breakfast at the Hotel ,You will be picked up from your hotel and we drive to Pamukkale for visiting,
Hierapolis with its largest Necropolis of the ancient hellenistic world, Roman basilical baths , Domitian gate, latrines, Agora, collonaded street and Byzantine gate and Roman fauntains.
Lunch in the village of Pamukkale with local wine
Than we go for the Thermal pools and have 1 hour to enjoy hot pools.Than walk to the travertine terraces atPamukkale are one of the most spectacular natural wonders from various mineral springs in a vast white cliff side, about 200 m overlooking the plain, calcite-laden waters have dripped down over a series of terraced levels and created a fairyland of bizarre solidified cascades and shell-shaped basins.
After the tour back to the hotel.
After the tour you will be transfered to airport.
Late flight from Izmir for Istanbul.
Arrive in Istanbul and met on arrival and transfer to hotel.
Ephesus and Pamukkale Tours
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