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From Istanbul: Ephesus & Pamukkale 2-Day Trip with Flights

From Istanbul: Ephesus & Pamukkale 2-Day Trip with Flights

From US$ 324.89 per person

Explore Turkey's UNESCO World Heritage Sites on a 2-day tour with return flights from Istanbul. Visit Ancient Ephesus, the House of Virgin Mary, the Temple of Artemis, Hierapolis, and Pamukkale.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 2 days
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Hotel pickups: Please wait in the hotel lobby 10 minutes before your scheduled pickup time. Airport pickups: You will be greeted with a sign with your name is written on it. It is highly suggested that you reconfirm your departure/pickup times by calling or emailing the local partner no later than 24 hours before the activity.
Small group
Limited to 12 participants

Experience

The experience
  • Visit Ancient Ephesus, a preserved city in the Eastern Mediterranean
  • See the House of Virgin Mary, where she is thought to have spent her last days
  • Swim in Pamukkale's thermal springs and see the ancient city of Hierapolis
  • Learn history about the Romans and early Christians
Full description
Visit the ruins of Ephesus and the pools of Pamukkale on this 2-day tour from Istanbul. Fly from Istanbul and stay overnight in Kusadasi as you travel to Turkey's UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Day 1 Begin your travels with a pickup from your hotel in Istanbul. Your driver will take you to the airport so you can board your 1.5-hour flight to Izmir. At your arrival, you wıll be greeted by your driver and safely taken to Selcuk to meet with your group participants and start your full-day tour. During the course of your day break for lunch. Head to the House of Virgin Mary, a church built on the top of the foundations of a structure thought to be the house where the Assumption happened and Mary spent her last days. Continue on to Ephesus, an archeological treasure and well-preserved classical city in the Eastern Mediterranean. See one of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Temple of Artemis, and walk along ancient streets before you concluding your day with a drive to your hotel for a 1-night stay. Day 2 Enjoy your hotel breakfast and check out in the morning to start your full-day tour. Go to Pamukkale, also know as the Pools of Heaven on Earth. See why Pamukkale was a popular settlement and be mesmerized by its hot springs. Head to the ancient city of Hierapolis, home to the biggest necropolis in Anatolia, and see the Sacred Pool, a stunning site of thermal waters rippling over scattered ancient ruins. After your day tour, you will be driven to Cardak Airport for your return flight back to Istanbul. Upon arrival ın Istanbul you will be greeted by your driver and transferred safely back to your hotel.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transfer services
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned and non-smoking vehicle
  • 1-night accommodation in Kusadasi
  • Economic class domestic flight tickets
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Admission fees for all sightseeing mentioned in the itinerary
  • Beverages
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Know before you go

  • Your domestic flight tickets will be bought 7 days prior to your tour departure date and sent to you via email
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