Number of days:
All year round (Everyday)
Day 1: Izmir Arrival
Arrival to Izmir airport. Meet and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Izmir.
Hotel : Double Tree by Hilton Alsancak
Hotel : Wyndham Hotel Izmir
Day 2: Ephesus - Izmir
Pick up from your hotel and leave for Ephesus, the veritable cradle of early Christianity. Visit the Shrine of The Virgin Mary where she supposedly spent her later days. Proceed to Ephesus and see the spectacular ruins from the period of St. Paul, some of which have only recently been excavated. See the Odeon, the Bouleterion, Fountains, the Temples, the Brothel, the Library, the Agoras, the Great Theatre, the Roman Baths, the Gymnasiums. After lunch visit the Temple of Artemis (one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world). Return back to Izmir after the tour. Drop off at your hotel or Izmir airport. (B, L)