To enroll the tour you will be picked up from your hotel and transferred to the night bus that will take you to Selçuk.
The Description of the tour
|Highlights||Ephesus and Pamukkale|
|Departure Dates||Everyday – evening bus|
|Meal||Lunches and Breakfasts included|
|Tips||Customary tips to the drivers or guides are not included|
|Payment Details||30% of the total amount will be charged just after the confirmation. The rest could be paid in the tour.|
|Pick up||Pick up from the hotels according to the location (only city hotels)|
|Drop Off||At the end of tour we will drop you off to your hotel (only city hotels)|
Day 1: Departure from Istanbul to Selcuk by overnight bus
Pick up from your hotel and transferred to the bus. Take the overnight bus from Istanbul to Selcuk-Ephesus.
Day 2:Full Day Ephesus Tour
You will arrive to Selcuk and our representative will meet you in the bus station, transferring you to the hotel. Around 09:30 am you will be picked up for the full day tour.
Temple of Artemis
The temple of Artemis is known as one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world. The Temple served as a form to worship Artemis, a Greek goddess – twin of Apollo, who replaced the Titan Selene as Goddess of the Moon.
Ephesus is the best-preserved Roman city in the Mediterranean region, and one of Turkey’s top sights. After almost 150 years of excavation, the city’s recovered structures have made Ephesus Europe’s most complete classical metropolis.
Explore the ruins of Ephesus while strolling by the Celsus Library, the Temple of Hadrian, the Trajan Fountain and the Great Theater.
The House of Virgin Mary
Legend says that the Virgin Mary lived her last days in a small stone cottage, located in Ephesus. Mary, accompanied by John the Apostle, came to Ephesus at the end of her life. In 1967, Pope Paul VI declared the site authentic and each year a traditional service is held for the pilgrims.
When the tour ends, you will be transferred to your hotel at Kusadasi for the night.
Day 3: Pamukkale Tour and return to Istanbul
After having breakfast in the hotel, you will be picked up and tranfered to the Pamukkale Tour.
Pamukkale is an extraordinary natural wonder. The full of calcium waters rise from the ground at a temperature of 35 C and tumble down the mountain from a height of 100 meters, forming a myriad of pools. Cream-colored stalactites are formed as the water overflows from the pools, creating a breathtaking sight unequalled in the world.
As if this splendid view wasn’t enough, there is also a Roman city built on top of this natural marvel: the City of Hierapolis. You can visit its ruins and see: the basilica, the impressive theatre, Roman Bath and Necropolis.
After the tour ends, our representative will transfer you to the bus station and you’ll take the return night bus to Istanbul.
Day 4: You will arrive to Istanbul and you will be transferred to your hotel.