Sardis Private Tours From Izmir
Izmir to Private Sardis Manisa tour
You will be picked up from your hotel or Izmir cruise ship port for Sardis private tour of Legendary Sardis (Sardes) in Manisa.
You will be picked up from your hotel in Izmir or Izmir cruise ship port and your guide will lead you to your private vehicle.
Continue to drive to Sardis (Sardes) Ancient City in Manisa. It takes about 2 hours and 15 minutes drive. Sardis is one of the most remarkable sightseeing areas of Turkey.
Your private tour guide is going to give you a brief introduction and provide information about the area and country.
Once the capital of the ancient Lydia, our first stop is Sardis Temple of Artemis, build 3rd century BC.
After a visiting the temple, we will have lunch then continue to visit Sardis ( Sardes ) ancient city.
The most important architectural works that were discovered here were The Synagogue and Gymnasium.
We know that when Babylon Temple was destroyed, 125,000 Jewish people moved to the western part of Turkey.
The Synagogue was built in honor of the Jews by Romans in the 2nd century A.D. We will see the famous Patroclos River.
It is believed King Midas of the Phrygians had a bath in it. Sardis was also one of the Seven Churches of the Revelation of St. John and the Sardis church is also a heavily visited area.
At the end of your private Sardis tour, we are going to drive back to Izmir and transfer to hotel, or Izmir cruise ship port according to your travel plan. Sardis private tour ends.