Archaeologous
Izmir

Izmir Town Tour

4hr, Private Preset tour

OVERVIEW: This Archaeologous Izmir Town tour has you experiencing the spectacular Izmir Archaeological Museum. This superb collection of antiquities from the legendary cities of Ephesus, Aphrodisias, and Miletus spans over five thousand years. Additionally, there will be a visit to the Ethnographic Museum showing the traditional Ottoman ways of old and to Pagos Hill for a panoramic view from the Kadifekale castle. And what's Turkey without shopping at a Bazaar? Kermeralti Bazaar is the finale of the guided tour. 

INCLUDED: Licensed guide, dependable driver, and A/C vehicle

NOT INCLUDED: Entrance fees and tips (appreciated when deserved)

HIGHLIGHTS: History packed treasure is the Izmir Archaeological Museum. For more recent history, we go to the Ethno-graphical Museum, a refurbished mansion with rooms showing the traditional Ottoman ways of making saddles, glass, camel bridles, copper works, carpets, traditional costumes and the tanning of leather.  The tour will include Pagos Hill where we visit what is known as 'the velvet castle" which has five towers and walls. It's said to have been home to Alexander the Great at one point. Great shopping at the Kemeralti Bazaar is the finale. You'll find a cornucopia of souvenirs and treasures from copper tea sets, silver, leather, and ceramic bowls to scarves, jewelry and carpets.

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Key information

  • Private tour
  • Professional licensed tour guide
  • Transportation and driver included
  • Half day, approx. 4 hours
  • The tour duration includes allowance for time between sites/activities.
  • No time allotted for lunch

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