Day 1 Izmir
Arrive in Izmir airport. Our representative will meet you after the customs and baggage claim with a sign YOUR NAME on it. Meet and transfer to hotel. Visit the Church of St. POLICARP which is the oldest church in ancient Smyrna, it symbolized the community of the Seven Churches of the Apocalypse. Then visit Alexander the Great’s “Velvet Castle” overlooking the bay of Izmir.
Day 2 Izmir - Pergamon - Izmir
Visit Pergamon, Red Basilica, the Acropolis and the Asclepion. Return to Izmir.
Day 3 Ephesus - Izmir
Full day visit to the unforgettable remains of Ephesus, the House of Virgin Mary, the Archaeological Museum and the Basilica of Saint John. Return to Izmir.
Day 4 Izmir - Sardes - Philadelphia - Pamukkale
Drive to Sardes, ancient capital of the Lydians and visit the Church of Sardes. Continue to Alasehir where the ancient Philadelphia Church is located. Walk the streets of Philadelphia, then proceed to Pamukkale, the white “Cotton Castle” with its lime cascades of the Roman spa. See the ancient city of Hierapolis. The Martyrium of St. Philip the Apostle is here. Enjoy a leisurely bath in the hot spring pool of your hotel.
Day 5 Pamukkale - Laodicea - Aphrodisias - Kusadasi
Following breakfast, check-out from the hotel and departure for Kuşadası.
On the way, visit to Eskihisar, the ancient Laodicea, then drive to Aphrodisias, the city of the Goddess of Love, see the well preserved Stadium, The Temple of Aphrodite, the Odeon, the theater, Agora and Hadrian Bath.
At the end of the tour you will be driven to Kuşadası for check-in, dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 6 Transfer to Izmir airport.
Check-out from the hotel, and you will be transferred to the Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport for your departure flight.
End of our services.