Arrive in Izmir Airport and visit the House of the Virgin Mary and the Cathedral of Saint John before checking in to your hotel in Kusadasi.
Discover the ancient city and the environs of Ephesus before having lunch in a local restaurant near the old Greek village Sirince.
Explore the ancient city of Aphrodisias before swimming in the old pool of Pamukkale, where Cleopatra used to swim.
Leave your hotel after breakfast for a private transfer to Bodrum city for an afternoon at leisure at your hotel.
Cruise the Turquoise waters of Bodrum or visit the one of a kind museum globally; Bodrum Underwater Archaeology Museum.
Our driver will take you to Bodrum airport to catch a flight back home or for your next destination.
- Ephesus Ancient City
- Library of Celsus
- Temple of Artemis
- House of The Virgin Mary
- Aphrodisias Ancient City
- Pamukkale – Hierapolis National Park
- Cleopatra Pool in Pamukkale
- Natural white travertines of Pamukkale
- Bodrum Underwater Archaeology Museum
- Turquoise Waters of the Aegean Sea
- Kitchen of the Aegean Region
Day 1 – Arrival to Izmir
Your guide and driver will meet you at Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport, and you will start exploring the attractions of Ephesus. The first stop is the Bulbul Mountain, which hides the House of The Virgin Mary on its top. After visiting the shrine of The Holly Mother, you will continue to the Cathedral of Saint John, who brought the mother of Jesus to Anatolia. After lunch in a small local restaurant, you will see one of the Seven Wonders of the World; The Artemis Temple, and continue to your waterfront hotel in Kusadasi for overnight.
Day 2 – Ephesus and its environs
Our guide and driver will meet you at your hotel after breakfast for a comprehensive tour of Ephesus ancient city. You will walk the marble streets of the ancient city and witness the development of one of the biggest metropolis of the ancient world. Selcuk Museum will compliment your visit to Ephesus since it houses the artifacts found during the century-long excavations of Ephesus. After having lunch in a local restaurant on the way to Sirince village, you will have a break in the village to walk among the beautiful old Greek houses of Sirince. You can return to your hotel to enjoy the warm waters of the Aegean Sea or continue exploring the area around Ephesus. Overnight in Kusadasi.
Day 3 – Aphrodisias and Pamukkale
After breakfast, our guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel in Kusadasi and will take you to Aphrodisias, which is among the best well preserved ancient cities in Turkey. After exploring the ruins and the museum of Aphrodisias, you will have lunch in a local restaurant near the ancient city. You will drive to Pamukkale – Hierapolis then to walk over the world-famous white travertines, swim in the ancient pool of Cleopatra, and see the biggest Necropolis of the Hellenistic world. You will be dropped to your hotel in Pamukkale then overnight.
Day 4 – Private Transfer to Bodrum
After breakfast at your hotel in Pamukkale, our driver will pick you up for a private transfer to Bodrum. The rest of the day is at leisure in your Bodrum hotel.
Day 5 – Bodrum
After having breakfast at your hotel, you can choose between the many activities you can do in Bodrum. The Underwater Archaeology Museum is a must to see the oldest surviving shipwreck of the world with all its cargo. You can see another Seven Wonders of the World in Turkey nearby the Bodrum Harbor; The Mausoleum. The Turcoman villages around Bodrum are worth seeing as well, or you can hire a private boat to sail the Turquoise Coast of Turkey for a day. Overnight in Bodrum.
Day 6 – Departure
Our driver will pick you up from your hotel after breakfast for a flight back home or for your next destination.
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