Archaeologous

Guided Tours and Shore Excursions in Izmir

Archaeologous specializes in 'private' Izmir cruise ship shore excursions, half and full day preset and custom made. Choose one that meets your specific cruise ship schedule. Our experienced licensed guides know, from decades of experience, that you need a timely, informative and safely organized shore excursion. You will enjoy the most popular Izmir activities and sightseeing highlights with Archaeologous. We are proud of our TripAdvisor 'excellent' ratings and offer the shore excursions below.

  • How it works: You will be met at exit door of Customs building by your private licensed guide (11 languages offered), special assistance for the elderly, and VIP services
  • Price and book: Our prices are easy to see on each shore excursion page. You may use the convenience of PayPal to reserve your tour
  • Discounts: for multiple port bookings
  • What is provided: Online personal 'concierge', licensed guide, A/C new vehicle, 'private' shore excursion with no strangers ever added to your group. Not included: lunch, entrance fees and gratuities

Note: Unlike other local operators, we do NOT make unrequested stops at carpet shops or favored merchants for commission.

Multiple ports-iAll was absolutely excellent and I could not recommend the company highly enough Joanna B., Australia
Rhodes--We think Archaeologous is a very caring and gracious company. Their experience showed, when independent needs of our private group arose. 'Very' satisfied. Vern C., NY, USA

Izmir Town Tour

4hr Private Preset tour

Itinerary: Izmir Archaeological Museum and Ethnographical Museum, Izmir Highlights of Clock Tower and Ataturk Monument, Izmir Kadifekale Castle - built during reign of Alexander the Great and Izmir Kemeralti Bazaar.

Izmir Half Day Customized

4hr Private Custom tour

Izmir Fast Track to Ephesus

5hr Private Preset tour

Itinerary: Ephesus Temple of Artemis, Ephesus Archaeological site, St. John's Basilica and Time for Turkish lunch.

Izmir-Legendary Sardis Guided Tour

8hr Private Preset tour

Itinerary: Izmir Kemeralti Bazaar, Sardis Temple of Artemis, Sardis Gymnasium, Synagogue and Time for Turkish lunch.

Izmir/Historical Wonders of Pergamon

8hr Private Preset tour

Itinerary: Pergamon Acropolis, Pergamon--Asklepion and Time for Turkish lunch.

Kusadasi/Ephesus – History, Cuisine and Carpets

8hr Private Preset tour

Itinerary: Ephesus Temple of Artemis, Ephesus Archaeological site, Hali Village and Selcuk Cooking School-class and lunch included.

Izmir Custom Full Day Tour

8hr Private Custom tour

Outside Izmir Custom Tour

8hr Private Custom tour