‘Ephesus and Pamukkale Tours from Istanbul Package’ starts from Istanbul and returns to Istanbul – 2Days/1Night. This is the easiest way to visit both Ephesus & Pamukkale from Istanbul! We arrange your domestic flight tickets, accommodation, provide your Airport Transfers, and provide a Private Guided Tours during your visits to the Ephesus Ruins and Pamukkale Natural Hot Springs! Book your Ephesus and Pamukkale Tours from Istanbul, sit back to you, and enjoy your time in Turkey!
Please note that this is a Private tour operated only for you or your party! Noone else besides your party! So, it is a great way to stay away from crowds (it is a great choice especially during the COVID-19 Days)! Advantages of booking a Private Tour instead of a Group-Tour;
Be the boss of your time; customize your time on the visiting attractions!
No need to wait for anyone else in the Group Tours!
Time is very important; have more flexibility to plan your holiday!
Have more personalized attention from your guide since the tour operated only for you!
This trip may be your only visit to Turkey! Make it more special, and obtain complete experience!
DAY 01: EPHESUS RUINS PRIVATE TOUR
Around 04:00 – 05:00 am, our driver will pick you up from your Istanbul Hotel (please see the faq section to see available transfer areas), and transfer to the airport for your flight to Izmir (Ephesus). Once you arrive to the airport, make your self-check-in with the flight information provided to you right after you booked this tour. And, take your flight to Izmir(Ephesus). Upon landed at Izmir Airport, our team will welcome you at the exit gate inside the domestic terminal where you will see our team holding a sign which is your name on it. Then there will be approx. an hour transfer distance to Ephesus and you will start your life-time experience!
During the Tour, we will visit the sights below; Ephesus Ancient City, Ephesus Archeological Museum, Temple of Artemis, and Isabey Mosque. Midday, a lunch break will be provided to relax. Then, a recommendation of local handicraft places will be provided to you by your guide. In case you have an interest, you will be able to visit and take some time! At the end of your first day, around 16:00 – 17:00, we will transfer you to your Hotel in Kusadasi Town which is a tiny little touristic beach town. Overnight stay in Kusadasi Town.
Day Includes: Flight Ticket | Private Tour | Entrance Fees | Hotel Accommodation |
DAY 02: PAMUKKALE AND HIERAPOLIS ANCIENT CITY
Breakfast at the hotel and departure around 08:00 am (please note that meeting time can be customized according to your request since this is a private tour). Drive 3 hrs for a full-day tour of Pamukkale Hot Springs & Hierapolis Ancient City.
Upon arrival at Pamukkale Village, we will visit Pamukkale which means “cotton castle” in Turkish; and its natural site containing hot springs and travertines. While exploring the Pamukkale Hot Springs, we will also see some ancient artifacts from the Hierapolis Ancient City; located next to Pamukkale. The natural sources of Pamukkale have been used as a spa since the 2nd century B.C., and people come to get a cure. At the end of the explanation provided by your tour guide, you will have free time to swim or take some individual time around the Pamukkale. During your time you may swim in the white terraces of Pamukkale, or in the Cleopatra Pool/Antique Pool(have an additional cost by the facility of around 50 Lira per person) filled with marble columns from the Roman temple of Apollo & Agora of the Ancient City Hierapolis.
In the end, we will transfer you back to the Airport for your return flight to Istanbul. Upon landed at Istanbul, our team will meet you at the exit gate withholding a name sign, and will transfer you back to your Hotel!
End of the 2 Days – Ephesus and Pamukkale Tours from Istanbul!
Day Includes: Flight Ticket | Private Tour | Entrance Fees | Breakfast |
1-) Tour Package with Standard Hotels
Kusadasi: Ilayda Hotel / Efe Boutique Hotel / Istankoy Hotel /
- Single Room: 980 EUR
- Double Room: 655 EUR – Per Person
- Triple Room: 435 EUR – Per Person
2-) Tour Package with Top-End Hotels
Kusadasi: Ilayda Avantgarde Hotel / Charisma De Luxe Hotel / Hilton Hotel / Lavista Hotel /
- Single Room: 1.040 EUR
- Double Room: 605 EUR – Per Person
- Triple Room: 465 EUR – Per Person
Return Flight Tickets from/to Istanbul (luggage allowance: 15kg check-in + 8kg cabin)
1 Night Accommodation in Kusadasi Town
All Airport Transfers
Licensed Tour Guide
Entrance Tickets to the Museums mentioned at the itinerary
Transportation with A/C minivans
Breakfast at the Hotel (vegetarian, vegan, or halal options available)
Lunch or Dinner
Cleopatra Pool entrance fee (optional at request)
7+ Ages – Adult Priced / 4-7 Ages – 40% Discounted / 0-3 Ages – 70% Discounted.
Pick up and Drop off services available from the Hotels which is located in the Sultanahmet and Taksim Regions. While booking this package, please indicate your Istanbul Hotel. The travelers who stay out of the pick-up & drop off zone may handle their own transportation to/from the Airport or can pay extra to arrange a private transfer through us.
The flights from/to Istanbul generally we use, listed below. However, this may vary due to the availability;
-From Istanbul – Departure around 07:00-07:30 and arrive in Izmir (Ephesus) around 08:00 – 08:30.
-From Denizli/Pamukkale – Departure around 18:00 – 19:30 and arrive to Istanbul around 19:00 – 20:30.
The luggage allowance for the domestic flights: 15kg check-in luggage + 8kg cabin luggage per person. If you need more than these limits, extra kg can be added through Airline Company with additional costs.
Please note that your return flight from Denizli to Istanbul will arrive at either the Istanbul New Airport or the Sabiha Gökçen Airport depending on the availability of flights on the ticket purchase date.
If you are planning to get an international flight back to your home at the end of this tour(not recommended), and if you have a preference to return to a specific airport in Istanbul i.e. Sabiha Gokcen or Istanbul New Airport, you must inform our team about your choice of the airport & and departure flight details prior to your tour booking. So, we can book your return flight from Denizli to Istanbul according to your international flight. Any changes requested, once your booking is confirmed and the flight reservations ticketed will incur you booking a new flight ticket. Please be aware that the domestic flights are non-refundable or non-changeable!
This is a Private Tour which is operated only for you or your part!
Running all year round with guaranteed departures!