DAY 1: At 08:00am we have domestic flight from istanbul and arrive to Izmir airport. We meet our guide and depart to Pergamon. Upon arrival to the Pergamon antique city, first visit to Aesculapium, the ancient medical center built in the name of Aeusculapis, the God of medicine. We continue to Pergamum Acropolis, climb to hill using with Cable Car and visit Athena and Trojan Temples - Temple of Zeus - Temple of Dionysus - Gymnasium of Youth - Odeon - Library - Agora - Great Theatre - and Roman Bath. We have lunch around typical Turkish restaurant. Return and stay in Kusadasi. Overnight. (L)
DAY 2: Full day Tour in Ephesus: Breakfast and drive to Ephesus, Ephesus the city dedicated to Artemis, the best preserved ancient city of Asia Minor with its majestic theater, marble road, Temple of Artemis, the Church of the Virgin Mary or the Double Church, the library of Celsus, the stadium, the lecture hall Tyrannus Then visit the Basilica and Church of St. John and his Tomb in Selcuk before driving to the home of the Virgin Mary, who was brought to Ephesus by John, the beloved disciple of Jesus. The home of Virgin Mary on a hill top, where she lived out her days is now visited by over a hundred thousand pilgrims each year. The pilgrims drink the water of the sacred spring, meditate and pray for health at this ancient spot of worship. Both Pope Paul VI in 1967 and Pope John Paul II in 1979 have celebrated mass here. Drive to Izmir airport for our stanbul return flight or other destination in Turkey. Transfer to Izmir airport or your extention trip to Pamukkale, Bodrum, Antalya etc. End of tour. (B,L).