2 Days Group Ephesus - Pamukkale Tour from Istanbul By Plane


Day 1 (Group Ephesus Tour, lunch included)


With an early pick-up from your hotel around 05:00am , we will transfer you to Istanbul or Sabiha Gokcen Airport and have the flight to Izmir Airport. Our driver will meet you at the airport and drive you to our office.


After some refreshment in our office, we will first drive to The House of Virgin Mary. The Virgin Mary House was discovered by Sister Anne Catherine Emmerich, a German nun in the year 1812. Sister Emmerich had detailed visions and visited Jerusalem in her sleep where she saw St. John and the Virgin Mary travel from Jerusalem to Ephesus. She remembered seeing a rectangular-shaped stone house which was built by St. John for the Virgin Mary.


After visiting this pilgrimage site, we will drive about 10 minutes to Ephesus Ancient City, one of the biggest excavations in the world. We will visit the Odeon, The Fountain of Trajan, the stream baths of Scholastica, Hadrian and Domitian Temples, impressive library of Celsius. We will then visit The Grand Theatre, where Saint Paul preached. The theatre was the largest one in ancient times with capacity of 24.000 seats. The walk in the Ephesus ruins will be around 2,5 hours and then we will have the lunch.


After lunch, we will visit The Artemis Temple which is one the Seven Wonders of the World in Ancient World. The final stop will be to Sirince Village after about 15 minutes drive. The village stayed as a Greek Ortodox Village until the exchange agreement between Rupublic of Turkey and Greece in 1924. During this exchange Greeks living in Turkey were exchanged with Turks living in Greece. The tour will end around 4:30pm and we will take you back to your hotel. Overnight accommodation in Selcuk.


Day 2 (Group Pamukkale Tour – Flight to Istanbul, breakfast and lunch included)


After breakfast at your hotel in the morning, we will meet you at the hotel around 08:00am and drive you to Hierapolis Ancient City for around 2.5 hours. We will then visit the largest Necropolis (cemetery) in Turkey, The Domitian and Byzantium Gates, Main Street, and the theatre with a capacity of 20.000 seats. After seeing the theater, you'll have some free time to swim in Cleopatra Pool if you would like. An extra 10 Euro entrance fee is required for this pool. With the conclusion of the walk through the ruins of Hierapolis Ancient City, we arrive at the Travertine terraces.


The travertine pools are very strange formations caused by thermal springs which contains huge amount of calcium bicarbonate , chalk and limestone. The travertines cascade down the hills naturally and very much resemble a frozen waterfall. The tour will end around 4:00pm and we will drive you Denizli Airport for a flight back to Istanbul. Our driver will meet you at the airport and drive you back to your hotel in Old City area. Overnight accommodation in Sultanahmet.


The rate list for this group tour will be as:


1 Person : 390 Euro

2 people : 330 Euro per person

3 people : 315 Euro per person

4 people : 305 Euro per person

5 people : 295 Euro per person

6 people : 285 Euro per person


Please send us an email to get more information and make your booking. We will reply your request the latest in 24 hours.


Duration: 2 Days

Accommodation: Hotel Bella (room with balcony)

Transportation: Private vans for maximum 14 people

Visited Places: Ephesus & Pamukkale

Guaranteed Departure Days: Everyday of the Year

Type of the Tours: Small Group Tours


Day 1

• Transfer to Istanbul Airport

• Flight to Izmir

• Airport Transfer to Selcuk

• Full day Small Group Ephesus Tour

• Overnight at Bella Hotel


Day 2

• Full day Small Group Pamukkale Tour

• Transfer to Denizli Airport

• Flight to Istanbul

• Transfer back to your hotel


Included Services

 Domestic flight tickets (Istanbul – Izmir, Denizli - Istanbul)

 All airport transfers

 Hotel Accommodation with breakfast

 Professionally-licensed and experienced English speaking guides (All of our guides graduate from 4-year university course to be a tour guide)

 All admission fees to museums on the itinerary (except the entrance to The Terrace Houses in Ephesus)

 Lunches

 Parking fees

 Service charges and taxes


Excluded Services

 Personal expenses during the tour

 Beverages

 Optional tips to the drivers and guides

General Policy of Booking Process

When you contact us about the trip, we'll provide you with an itinerary based on the current "real-time" availability. The tour's availability might change until your payment is received through our secure form. When we accept your reservation; all rates and program are guaranteed.


When you made your reservations with our travel agent, we'll need a 30% deposit to finalize everything. We provide a 256-bit SSL encrypted form on our website that you may use to securely submit your credit card information. After we receive your deposit, we will confirm your reservation and send you a travel voucher within 3-5 business days. You may pay the remaining balance before or after the trip in our agency's office. In our office, we accept all major currencies for cash payments, as well as Visa or MasterCard.


Below is the general guideline for our cancellation policy if your agent does not mention otherwise:


Cancellation Policy for Hotel accommodations:

If you cancel 14 days before check-in date, there is no cancellation fee.

If you cancel within 14 to 7 days , there will be a cancellation penalty of 1 night accommodation.

If you cancel between 7 days to 24 hours, the full amount of the hotel will be charged.

There will not be any refunds on “no shows” for the hotel accommodations.


Cancellation Policy for Flight Tickets:

If you cancel the tickets 1 month before departure, only 15 Euro will be charged.

If you cancel within 1 month to 1 week time before departure, 40% of the total cost will be charged.

We cannot give any refund on no-shows for flight tickets.

Promotional fares offered by airlines are non-refundable, non-changeable.


Cancellation Policy for Tours and Airport Transfers:

If you cancel 48 hours before the tour or airport transfer, there is no cancellation fee.

If you cancel within 48 hours to 24 hours before the tour or airport transfer, we will charge 50% cancellation fee.

If you cancel within 24 hours of tour or airport transfer , we will charge the full amount as cancellation fee.

We cannot give any refund on no-shows for tours or airport transfers.