Istanbul to Marmaris via Ephesus & Pamukkale Tour
4 Days Istanbul to Marmaris via Ephesus and Pamukkale Tours
Day 1 – Istanbul – Ephesus Tour
05.00 – You will be picked up right from your hotel in Istanbul and transfer to airport for your flight to Izmir.
(The pickup time can change according to your hotel and season)
07.00 – Flight from Istanbul to Izmir
(Flight departure time may change according to season and availability)
08.00 – Arrival to Izmir Airport. Met on arrival with your name sign by our travel team and drive to Ephesus Ancient City. you will meet with your professional and knowledgeable local tour guide.
Ancient Ephesus Ruins & Virgin Mary House Tour
You will firstly visit the Temple of Artemis which was once one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world. Our next stop will be Ephesus ancient city. You are going to visit the world famous ancient the Greco-Roman City of Ephesus, the most well-preserved example in the world. After visiting this impressive site, we are going to have a break for lunch. After the lunch, you are going to visit the House of Virgin Mary, where it is believed she spent her last days. That is a holy place for both Christians and Muslims. Afterward, you are going to visit the Isabey Mosque. At end of the Ephesus tour, transfer to hotel. Check into hotel. Overnight in Kusadasi.
Day 2 – Pamukkale Tour – Marmaris
Breakfast & Check out from the hotel.
08.00 – Pick up from the hotel and meet with the local tour guide. Drive to Pamukkale for Pamukkale Calcium Terraces & Ancient City of Hierapolis tour.
Ancient Hierapolis & Pamukkale Tour
We will visit Pamukkale (Hierapolis), one of the most interesting places in the world, justly famous not only for the entrancing beauty of its unique geological formations but also for its historical remains. Hierapolis Ancient City, the Necropolis (cemetery) of Hierapolis which is one of the biggest ancient cemeteries in Anatolia with 1.200 graves, Roman Bath, Domitian Gate, the Main Street, Byzantine Gate.Calcium Terraces, The terraces were formed by running warm spring water, at a temperature of 35 °C / 102 °F containing calcium bicarbonate.
** Swimming in ancient thermal spring pool of Pamukkale is possible with extra charge if you are planning to swim please bring your swimming suits with you.
At the end of the Pamukkale tour, bus transportation from Denizli to Marmaris. Upon arrival to Marmaris and check into the hotel. Overnight in Marmaris.
Day 3 – Marmaris
Breakfast at the hotel. Today is your free day to relax on the Marmaris beaches and explore the Marmaris. Overnight in Marmaris.
Day 4 – Marmaris
Breakfast and Check out from the hotel in Marmaris.
Note: If you have time to travel in Turkey, we can add blue cruise from Marmaris to Fethiye at the end of this program. If your next destination continues to Rhodos island in Greece, we can add ferry ticket from Marmaris to Rhodos Greek island.