Destination Turunc

Ephesus & Pamukkale (two day tour)

Ephesus & Pamukkale

Ephesus & Pamukkale

Ephesus & Pamukkale

Ephesus & Pamukkale

Ephesus & Pamukkale

Ephesus & Pamukkale

Ephesus & Pamukkale

Ephesus & Pamukkale

Ephesus & Pamukkale

About this tour

History and culture at its best. This unforgettable two-day excursion will give you an insight into the ancient city of Ephesus and the natural wonders of Pamukkale.

Immerse yourself in tales from the ancient city of Ephesus (now an open air museum) dating back to the 10th century BC. Relax with an overnight stay before your visit to Pamukkale and Hierapolis. This natural world heritage site, known to the locals as "Cotton Castle", is rich in history and geological wonders. The calcium cliffs have to be seen to be believed. Bathe in the royal baths of Cleopatra's hot springs and make memories that will last forever.

We will collect you from your accommodation and drive you the short distance to Içmeler where you will be greeted by your guide and AC coach for the duration of the two days.

Our first day's excursion will take us to Ephesus and the house of Virgin Mary. This exciting full day will take you on a journey of history and your guide will bring the city to life. Leaving Ephesus we will make the short journey to Selçuk and the house of the Virgin Mary (optional). Now it's time to make your journey to Denizli and to the hotel where you will be staying for the evening. The hotel has a swimming pool that you may relax in. An open buffet Turkish cuisine will be served for your evening meal. Your guide will give you hotel information and the next day's schedule.

You will be the first guests to enter Pamukkale and this gives you the perfect opportunity to appreciate the magnificent calcium cliffs before other visitors arrive. You will have free time in Pamukkale to enjoy this magnificent natural wonder.

Your driver will be waiting to greet you in Içmeler for the return journey back to resort.

Practical details

Every Thursday (return Friday)

Depart 05:30 (day 1) / Return 20:00 (day 2)

Adult cost: £65 / Child (7-12): £33 / Infants (0-6): free

What's included:

  • Pick up and drop off from your accommodation
  • Entrance fee to Ephesus
  • Entrance fee to Pamukkale and Hierapolis
  • English-speaking guide
  • 2 Breakfast, 2 Lunch, 1 Dinner
  • 3 star hotel accommodation in Pamukkale
  • Insurance

Optional extras:

  • Entrance fee to Cleopatra's pool in Pamukkale

Don't forget to bring:

  • Comfortable shoes and clothing
  • Overnight bag
  • Swimwear and towel
  • Hat and sun glasses
  • Your camera!

Special notes:

  • This excursion is not suitable for guests with mobility restrictions

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