Izmir/Historical Wonders of Pergamon

8hr, Private Preset tour

OVERVIEW: Docking at Izmir Port, the Izmir/Historical Wonders of Pergamon tour will  take one on a private tour which includes guided visits to the legendary Acropolis in Upper Pergamon and the famed Asklepieion Health Center in lower Pergamon. This epic city is the birthplace of parchment, possessed the steepest theatre in the ancient world and a renown library.

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

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

HIGHLIGHTS: An unforgettable day highlighting the wonders of ancient history.
We’ll explore Upper Pergamon: the legendary panoramic vantage point of the Acropolis that Alexander the Great called the "eagles' nest", the Acropolis, Temple of Athena, Temple of Trajan, the Alter of Zeus (mentioned in the Bible) and the steepest theatre in ancient history which had a capacity of 10,000 patrons. Lower Pergamon for an eye opening visit to Asklepieion, the ancient famous healing spa. Here is where Galen, the most well known scientist of medicine, second only to Hippocrates, studied and practiced. Time for a wonderful lunch before we drive back to Izmir.

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Key information

  • Private tour
  • Professional licensed tour guide
  • Transportation and driver included
  • Full day, approx. 8 hours
  • The tour duration includes allowance for time between sites/activities.
  • Time for lunch is included in your itinerary

Itinerary (Click on activities to learn more)

Pergamon Acropolis
  • No wheelchair access
1hr 30m
Time for Turkish lunch
1hr 0m
  • No wheelchair access
1hr 30m
Red Basilica
  • Groups of maximum 48 people
30 min

Entrance Fees

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