8 Day Culture & Thalasso
Day 1: Europe-Izmir-Selçuk / Kuşadası
Reception at the Izmir Airport, city round trip
according to the availability of time: sight seeing on the Citadel of Lycimakos,
Alexandre The Great and walk along the quay on Izmir Bay.
Welcome cocktail, delicious dinner and overnight at
Day 2: Ephesus -Priene-Didyme-Priene-Selçuk/Kuşadası
After the breakfast, pay a visit to the Capital of
ancient Ionia; considered to be the most important city of the world of the
antiquity with its Temple of Artemis, which is obviously one of the Seven
Wonders of the World.
Contemplation of the Academy of the East, Agoras,
Stoa, Street of Curetes, Carries of Esculape, Odéon, Place of Domitien, Monument
of Memius, Fontaine of Trajane Fontaine from the period of Roman Empire, Thermes,
Temple of Hadrianus, notable houses, Bibliotheque of Celcus, Maisons Closed,
Marble Rue, Agora of Demonstrations, Théatre de Saint Paul, Rue of Arcadien, the
Church of Virgin Marry, Bourse Roman, and Ancient Port.
We then leave for Priene, the town of Hippodamus,
the city-planner and celebrated architect of 6th century; he had applied first
time the hippodamien plan by which all the streets of the city are designed to
be perpendicular to each other. We also admire the smoothness of the Athena
We lunch in coastal resort Didyme in which the
ancient Grand Temple of Apollo is also located; it lasted 7 centuries to
In the afternoon we continue with the visits of
Milet of Thales, Aspasie, and Faustina from the Roman Empire period.
After a highly cultural enrichment activities we
enjoy our dinner at our Hittite Hotel (4*) in Selçuk-Ephesus.
Day 3: Ephesus-Aprodisias-Pamukkale
Early departure and enjoy taking the photos of
cotton and tobacco fields under the first daylight; arrival at the town of
Visit the exceptional site of Aphrodisias and its
museum with the pertaining to worship statue of Aphrodite where Prof. Erim,
honourable archéoloque of Aphrodisias had heart attack and lost his life.
Lunch at the nomad local kitchen.
In the afternoon, we visit carpet school and become
familiar with the Turkish craft industry.
Finally in the evening we arrive at Pamukkale for
our thermal hotel and relaxation in its thermal swimming pool and Jacuzzi. We
have dinner and overnight at the Traverten Thermal Hotel.
Day 4-Day 6:
Thermal Holiday for 3 days at Traverten
Thermal Hotel (half pension).
Day 7: Pamukkale-Selcuk-Ephesus
After enjoying a free morning we have a free lunch
at the Restaurant Cotton Inn in Pamukkale and we visit production facilities of
jeweler, leather, potteries etc. and depart to Selcuk-Ephesus.
Day 8: Izmir-Europe
After the breakfast, you get free time until the
hour of transfer to the airport of Izmir; end of our services.
- 486 € per person in double room
- Supplement for individual (175 €)
- Children 0-6 years (0 €)
- Children 7-12 years (243 €)
- Discount of %5 for the
handicapped people and their guides.
- Transport (Drunk Mercedes to
- Hotels (Hitit 4* with swimming
pool, like thermal hotel has Pamukkale Traverten); (Traverten 3* with thermal
swimming pool and Jacuzzi; nourished thermal springs of Hierapolis-Pamukkale
- Guide Services of Ministry for
the Culture and Tourism speaking the language of the group
- Services (during the Half Pension
Thermal Holiday and during the cultural tour)
- Lunch in the restaurants during
the cultural tour (2nd, 3rd and 7th days)
- Swimming pool, thermal swimming
pool of cure-Jacuzzi.
- Flights Europe/Izmir/Europe
- Lunches of 4th, 5th, 6th days
- Drinks in the hotels and
- Optional excursions, tips
- Transport in Europe
- Airport taxes.