Just a day's work: Back & Forth in Ancient History (Private)
What is the best way to discover Izmir?
Private early morning transfer to the airport. Upon your arrival at Izmir Airport, your private car and guide will be ready for you for a drive to Ephesus. This tour includes the Roman capital of Asia Minor, the Odeon, the Marble Street, the Hadrian Temple, the Celcius Library, and the Great Theatre. You may opt for lunch in a local restaurant before paying a pilgrimage visit to the House of Virgin Mary. This Christian and Muslim shrine is located in the vicinity of Ephesus, and it is believed by many that Virgin Mary was taken to this stone house by Saint John and lived there. Your car will then take you back to Izmir Airport for the flight to Istanbul. The tour will end with a private transfer to your hotel.
Visit the following attractions in Ephesus:
Explore The Odeon, a historic site in Ephesus.
The Marble Street
Walk along The Marble Street, known for its ancient beauty.
The Hadrian Temple
Discover The Hadrian Temple, a remarkable structure in Ephesus.
The Celcius Library
Visit The Celcius Library, a symbol of ancient knowledge.
The Great Theatre
Experience The Great Theatre, an iconic amphitheater in Ephesus.
House of Virgin Mary
Explore the House of Virgin Mary, a significant religious site.
Discover the following attractions in Cappadoccia:
Kaymakli Underground City
Explore the Kaymakli Underground City, a fascinating subterranean complex.
Hike through Pigeon Valley, known for its scenic beauty.
Visit Avcılar Valley, a picturesque natural area.
Discover the unique landscape of Zelve Valley.
Explore Avanos, a charming pottery village.
Hike through the scenic Soganli Valley.
Visit Cavusin Village, a historic settlement in Cappadoccia.
Discover Pasabag Village, known for its unique rock formations.
Fairy Chimneys and Karanlik Church
Explore the enchanting Fairy Chimneys and Karanlik Church.
The start and end times of this tour depend on flight hours and many variables. Please purchase the tour with this in mind.
Included in the Package
- Professional tour guide experience in various languages
- Transportation from/to your address via proper, comfortable vehicle.
- Airport transfers
- Domestic flight tickets
Not Included in the Package
- Food and beverages
- Personal expenses
- Admission fees
- Cancellation for tours can be made 36 hours before for full-day excursions outside of İstanbul without paying the penalty. Otherwise, you will be charged the full tour price.