The Ephesus and Pamukkale Tour is perhaps the longest running tour with the richest cultural and historical content among all Fethiye tours. So, you have the opportunity to spend a full two day chock-full with this tour you’ll find the most important and Turkey the chance to ride some of the waypoints.
With our Ephesus – Pamukkale tour departing from Fethiye, you will have the opportunity to enjoy natural formations, ancient cities, cultural and historical riches. For two days, with a great team and content …
We will fill it with our fully equipped vehicles, endless comfort, a cheerful and harmonious team, delicious breaks and lots of learning. During this trip, where we will see the most important parts of Ephesus and Pamukkale, we will learn long-term stories of the ruins and natural wonders that have survived to the present day.
Are you curious about the places we will visit and see that make up our full content? If your answer is “yes”, let us invite you to read the paragraphs below.
We will start the first day of our Ephesus and Pamukkale Tour by visiting the ancient city, Ephesus, where mythological songs are muttered in its pale ruins.
We will reach İzmir’s Selçuk district and then Ephesus. Then we will go on a well-informed and enjoyable walk, accompanied by our professional and licensed guide. With its rich history dating back 2000 years, we will witness the lives of the Romans with columns, tombs, baths, passages, streets, religious shrines and much more.
In Ephesus, which has survived for centuries, we will watch the traces of historical figures, mythology, gladiators, loves, wars and peace.
Our next stop will be the Temple of Artemis, one of the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World.
This gigantic and unique building, of which only the ruins have survived until today; We will listen to the story of this legendary architectural beauty. We will discover by whom, for what purposes and with what difficulties it was built. This will further magnify its importance and beauty from ancient times.
Thus, we will enliven and admire this exquisite ancient work in all its glory in our dreams.
While visiting the ancient city of Ephesus, we will not return without seeing the most important areas of this place. Therefore, in our tour program of Ephesus and Pamukkale Tour :
In short, we will spend our first day in Ephesus, accompanied by the magnificent and wonderfully preserved ancient ruins of history. We will take a breathtaking time travel.
After this energetic and vivacious tour at the borders of the ancient city of Ephesus, we will make our way to our hotel, deserving a rest. We will be ready for the next day by resting in our extremely hygienic, safe, stylish and comfortable rooms.
The Ephesus and Pamukkale Tour will continue on the second day by visiting a natural wonder, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, which is fascinating with its natural beauties: We will take you to Pamukkale, famous for its white travertines, thermal waters and healing mud. We are sure that you will not be able to take your eyes around and your hands from your camera during our time here!
We will see Pamukkale travertines settled on the Pamukkale mountain in a completely natural way (effect of thermal waters, chemical reactions and weather events). During our walk, we will watch these natural “terrace”-like structures and their pools filled with warm thermal waters.
We are sure that these natural decorations filled with deep blue waters and white healing mud will envelop you with completely different feelings.
When we reach the hill where Hierapolis is located, we will go to Cleopatra Pool for a wonderful swimming session accompanied by the breezes of ancient times. If you wish, you can swim here and enjoy the waters believed to have a healing effect. Centuries ago, Queen Cleopatra entered this pool precisely for this reason and increased her health and beauty through the hot waters here.
If you don’t want to swim, you can also enjoy the ancient ruins adorning the pool and the magnificent view. Whatever you choose, don’t forget to take lots of photos…
After about 3-4 hours, our Ephesus and Pamukkale Tour will finishes and we set off to meet on the bus and return to the hotel.
Ephesus and Pamukkale Tour is among the indispensable holiday routes. We are sure that you will be satisfied.
If you are dreaming of a wonderful holiday where you can enjoy natural beauties, visit and see ancient cities and historical buildings with Ephesus and Pamukkale Tour , and if you want to organize an economical holiday by taking advantage of early booking opportunities, this tour is for you. You can contact with us for Pamukkale Tour or for other daily tours in Fethiye. Whatsapp/Viber +905538726294
Children under 5 and younger are complimentary.
Children aged 12 and under can join the tour with an adult.
You must wear comfortable walking shoes.
You should bring a hat, sunscreen, and sunglasses. Also swimming suits in case you swim in the Antique Pool.
Day 1: Ephesus
Meet your guide at 06:00 and depart early, heading west towards İzmir Province in western Anatolia. Enjoy breakfast en route so and reach Ephesus by 11:00. Upon arrival, you will have approximately 3 hours to explore the ruins. Walk down the ancient marble streets. This city was famed as the site of the Temple of Artemis (one of the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World) and while only a single column remains, much of the rest of Ephesus is remarkably well-preserved.
Admire the façade of the Library of Celsus, built to store 12,000 scrolls and to serve as a mausoleum for Celsus, who is buried in a crypt beneath. See stone carvings of Roman and Greek gods. Get a close-up view of the amphitheater.
Day 2: Pamukkale and Hierapolis
Enjoy breakfast at your hotel before traveling to the ruins of Hierapolis, built over the hot springs of classical Phrygia. The ruins of Hierapolis are a UNESCO World Heritage Site that give an insight into the lives of the ancients during pre-Roman, Roman, and medieval times. Admire the remains of the city gates and theater, along with the Nymphaeum in front of the Temple of Apollo. Pass by the Thermae Extra Muros (Outer Baths) and travel to the extensive necropolis that lies beyond the city walls. Explore the necropolis which extends for over 2 kilometers (1.2 miles) on both sides of the old road to Phrygian Tripolis and Sardis.
After lunch and a chance to photograph the local villages, you visit the extraordinary “cotton castles” of Pamukkale over which Hierapolis was built. The hot springs and travertines of the mountains have created terraces of carbonate minerals left by the flowing water, leaving a unique landscape in the River Menderes Valley. Depart Pamukkale for Fethiye in the afternoon for an estimated drop off back at your hotel at 19:00.
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