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Best Guided Tours in Izmir, Turkey

Best Guided Tours in Izmir, Turkey

  1. Izmir: Private Airport Transfer | GetYourGuide
  2. Izmir: Private Airport Transfer | GetYourGuide

    Transport from Adnan Menderes international airport to Kusadasi in the comfort of a private vehicle. 


    The airport pick-up service includes 60 minutes of free waiting time, so you can relax and enjoy the trip.

     

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  3. Half-Day Izmir City Tour | GetYourGuide
  4. Half-Day Izmir City Tour | GetYourGuide

    This half-day excursion will give you a taste of Izmir's magic and history. 


    Throughout the ages, Izmir has hosted the Hittites, Alexander the Great, and the Romans. 


    Join us and get a taste of all Izmir has to offer.

     

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  5. From Izmir: Pamukkale Full-Day Tour | GetYourGuide
  6. From Izmir: Pamukkale Full-Day Tour | GetYourGuide

    It's a natural wonder of the world, with beautiful white petrified lime cascades near Pamukkale, Turkey. 


    On this full-day excursion from Izmir, you'll explore the ancient city of Hierapolis.

     

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  7. Ephesus Express 2-Hour Private Tour | GetYourGuide
  8. Ephesus Express 2-Hour Private Tour | GetYourGuide

    Visit Ephesus, Turkey's largest open-air museum, on a 2-hour guided tour from Kusadasi or Izmir. 


    Take advantage of private air-conditioned transportation to avoid long queues.

     

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  9. From Istanbul: Ephesus Full-Day Trip with Flight Tickets | GetYourGuide
  10. From Istanbul: Ephesus Full-Day Trip with Flight Tickets | GetYourGuide


    This tour is a must to see the most important archaeological sites in Turkey and the House of Virgin Mary in a single day. With return flights from Istanbul, this tour is a must.

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  11. Ephesus Bible Study Tour from Kusadasi or İzmir | GetYourGuide
  12. Ephesus Bible Study Tour from Kusadasi or İzmir | GetYourGuide

    When you arrive in Kusadasi, you will be greeted by your tour guide at the port and taken on a tour of Ephesus to learn about the Bible. 


    Visit the House of the Virgin Mary and the Basilica of St. John at Ephesus, a ruined city in Asia Minor.

     

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  13. Ephesus: Full-Day Tour with Terrace Houses Visit | GetYourGuide
  14. Ephesus: Full-Day Tour with Terrace Houses Visit | GetYourGuide

    This full-day excursion from one of Ephesus' nearby villages takes you on a stunning tour of the beautiful ruins. 


    You can look at the terraced houses on Bulbul Mountain as you walk through the open-air museums and old marble streets of the city.

     

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  15. Ephesus: Private 5-Hour Tour from Kusadasi or Izmir | GetYourGuide
  16. Ephesus: Private 5-Hour Tour from Kusadasi or Izmir | GetYourGuide

    On a full-day private tour departing from Izmir or Kusadasi, step back in time and explore the ruins of Ephesus. 


    Ticket guarantees and a wonderful meal are included in this package! 


    Cruisers will love this vehicle.

     

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  17. Ephesus: Private Shore Excursion from Kusadasi or Izmir | GetYourGuide
  18. Ephesus: Private Shore Excursion from Kusadasi or Izmir | GetYourGuide

    Embark on a full-day private tour to Ephesus' ruins from Izmir or Kusadasi and step back in time. 


    Ticket guarantees and a great meal are included in the package! 


    Cruisers will love this vehicle.

     

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  19. From Izmir: Aphrodisias & Pamukkale Day Trip with Lunch | GetYourGuide
  20. From Izmir: Aphrodisias & Pamukkale Day Trip with Lunch | GetYourGuide

    Private tours of Turkey's UNESCO-listed sites are available. 


    Pre-purchase tickets to Aphrodisias, Hierapolis, and the Pamukkale Hot Springs to avoid long lines.

     

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  21. From Izmir: Guided Tour of the Ancient City of Ephesus | GetYourGuide
  22. From Izmir: Guided Tour of the Ancient City of Ephesus | GetYourGuide

    Take a trip to Selcuk Village, where you can explore the Ephesus UNSECO heritage site. 


    See the Artemis Temple, the Hercules Gate, and the Scholastica Roman Baths, among many more.

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  23. From Izmir: Pamukkale Guided Tour with Lunch | GetYourGuide
  24. From Izmir: Pamukkale Guided Tour with Lunch | GetYourGuide

    This escorted excursion from Izmir takes you to Pamukkale, where you'll see the sights and enjoy lunch on your own. 


    Astounding thermal springs and the ruins of Hierapolis await you in Pamukkale.

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  25. Discover Ephesus Full-Day Tour from Izmir or Kusadasi | GetYourGuide
  26. Discover Ephesus Full-Day Tour from Izmir or Kusadasi | GetYourGuide


    The ancient remains of Ephesus and the House of the Virgin Mary can be explored in a single day from either Izmir or Kusadasi with this excursion. 


    It's a must-see for anyone interested in seeing one of the best-preserved ancient remains in the Mediterranean.

     

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  27. Ephesus: Half-Day Tour from Kusadasi or İIzmir | GetYourGuide
  28. Ephesus: Half-Day Tour from Kusadasi or İIzmir | GetYourGuide

    A half-day trip to Ephesus' historic city center can be taken from either Kusadasi or Izmir, and it includes stops at the Library of Celsus, the Temples of Hadrian and Artemis, and the enormous Great Theatre, among other noteworthy attractions.

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  29. 4-Day Seven Churches of Revelation Tour | GetYourGuide
  30. 4-Day Seven Churches of Revelation Tour | GetYourGuide

    Enjoy a beautiful trip with the expert Bible-oriented guides and their comfy luxury minivans with skilled drivers, and stay in the best 4-star hotels.

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  31. Ephesus, Priene, Miletos and Didyma Tour | GetYourGuide
  32. Ephesus, Priene, Miletos and Didyma Tour | GetYourGuide


    From Kusadasi, travel to Ephesus, Priene, Miletos, and Didyma, four ancient cities. 


    Admire the Roman archaeological wonders and the beautiful architecture as you stroll down the city's 2,000-year-old marble streets.

     

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  33. Full-Day Tour of Ancient Ruins in Ephesus from Izmir | GetYourGuide
  34. Full-Day Tour of Ancient Ruins in Ephesus from Izmir | GetYourGuide

    On this full-day tour from Izmir, you'll visit the Temple of Artemis, the Great Theater, the Fountain of Trajan, the Library of Celsus, and the House of the Virgin Mary, all of which were essential to the Roman Empire.

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  35. Ephesus: Full-Day Tour from Kusadasi or Izmir | GetYourGuide
  36. Ephesus: Full-Day Tour from Kusadasi or Izmir | GetYourGuide


    By visiting the ruins, you can find out more about the history of Ephesus. 


    Visit St. John's Basilica and the House of the Virgin Mary, as well as the terrace residences. 


    From Kusadasi or Izmir, embark on a guided tour of this breathtaking outdoor museum.

     

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  37. Izmir Shore Excursion: Small-Group Half Day Sightseeing Tour in Izmir
  38. Izmir Shore Excursion: Small-Group Half Day Sightseeing Tour in Izmir


    Your guide will be waiting for you at the dock when you get off the ship. 


    Discover the historic Agora, stroll around Konack Square, and peruse the Archaeological Museum on this introductory tour of Izmir. 


    Make it back to the ship in time to catch your next port of call's cruise.

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  39. Turkey's Highlights - Pamukkale, Ephesus, Cappadocia Trip & Balloon Ride Option
  40. Turkey's Highlights - Pamukkale, Ephesus, Cappadocia Trip & Balloon Ride Option

    On a 5-day small-group tour from Istanbul, you don't have to bother about making your own travel arrangements. 


    Save time and money by organizing all of your travel arrangements in one location instead of arranging flights, lodging, and day trips separately. 


    Spend two days in Cappadocia before traveling to Kusadasi to see Ephesus, Pamukkale, and Hierapolis. 


    Make the most of your time in Cappadocia by taking a hot air balloon ride.

     

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  41. Pamukkale Tour from Izmir
  42. Pamukkale Tour from Izmir

    Visit Pamukkale, famous for its tiered hot springs, during a half-day excursion from Izmir. 


    While in Hierapolis, you'll witness its recently rebuilt theater, which was a major hamlet during the Hellenistic and Roman periods. 


    Depending on the tastes of the group, there is also a shopping opportunity. 


    For a hassle-free day, hotel pick-up, lunch, and entry fees are all included.

     

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  43. Ephesus Tour From Izmir
  44. Ephesus Tour From Izmir

    This six-hour excursion from Izmir will give you an in-depth look at the ancient city of Ephesus. 


    Visit the Temple of Artemis, the Celsius Library, the Temple of Hadrianus, and the Heracles Gate in the company of your guide.

     

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  45. Small Group Ephesus Day Trip from Izmir 2022
  46. Small Group Ephesus Day Trip from Izmir 2022

    If you wish to see the Virgin Mary's House, the Ancient City of Ephesus, the Temple of Artemis, and Sirince all in one day, the Ephesus Tour from Izmir is the best option. 


    Upon arrival in Izmir, you will be picked up and returned to your hotel at approximately 6:30 pm local time.

     

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  47. Pamukkale Small Group Tour From Izmir
  48. Pamukkale Small Group Tour From Izmir


    A natural wonder of Turkey, Pamukkale's "cotton castle" is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. 


    Pamukkale's white travertine terraces, Cleopatra's footsteps, and a swim in one of the thermal pools are all included on this tour (optional). 


    Explore the historic ruins of Hierapolis, including the Odeon, Roman Baths, and Theater, after your visit.

     

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  49. Small Group Pamukkale Tour From Izmir
  50. Small Group Pamukkale Tour From Izmir


    In the morning, you'll be picked up from your lodgings and taken on a tour of the city. 


    UNESCO has designated Pamukkale as a World Heritage Site. 


    A beautiful white beauty has emerged from nature's tears, as if Cleopatra had been the source of inspiration for these works of art. 


    As you walk barefoot over the wide white loveliness, you'll be amazed by the unique calcium terraces and pools filled with hot spring water.

     

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  51. Small Group Tour : Pergamum and Asklepion Tour from Izmir
  52. Small Group Tour : Pergamum and Asklepion Tour from Izmir

    On this tour of Pergamum and Asclepion, we will visit one of the Seven Churches of Revelation, known as The Seven Churches of Apocalypse in the New Testament Book of Revelation.

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  53. Private 3 Day Istanbul Tour From Kusadasi or Izmir
  54. Private 3 Day Istanbul Tour From Kusadasi or Izmir

    For those who want to see Istanbul while they're in Kusadasi or Izmir, this is a great option.

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What are guided tours?

Guided tours are often all-inclusive group travel experiences guided by a local travel guide and following a predetermined schedule centered on a particular tourist attraction or local activity. Numerous sightseeing guided tours, skip-the-line tickets to major tourist destinations, group day/night trips, food/wine tastings, and even airport transfers are available.

Should I use guided tours on my vacations?

Explore and experience your destination like a local.

Take it all in! Receive tailored suggestions before to and throughout your trip to ensure you take advantage of everything your location has to offer. Discover your holiday location through the eyes of a native. Discover a treasure trove of hidden gems!

Avoid scams and pay better prices

Beware of cons! Tourists are frequently taken advantage of by unscrupulous local agents in other countries. Book your guided tours early!

I have a tight budget, can I still buy a guided tour?

With so many guided tours to choose from, you’re likely to find one that fits your budget.

Save time, and Get the most out of your trip.

Don’t let your vacation time go wasted! Standing in line isn’t the place to make memories. If you plan early, you may avoid long queues at some of the world’s most popular sites.

With a scheduled tour schedule, you know precisely what you’ll be doing every day, eliminating the possibility of any disappointment.

Check reviews before buying a guided tour

Overwhelmed by options and unsure which guided tour to take? Check out other users’ reviews to determine which activities are suitable for you.

No risk to you. Free cancellation

Many of the guided tours allow you to change your mind and cancel your reservation without penalty up to 24 hours before the activity. This is really useful if your trip plans change at the last minute.

Meet people all over the world, make new friends on your next vacation

It’s great to meet folks from all around the world on your guided trips!

Types of guided tours available for your vacation

Depending on the city you are taking a trip to, there are almost any guide trips and activities for everybody. There are outdoor guided tours, water activities, Nature routes, Music celebrations, Local food tours, Workshops and Classes, Arts Performances, Hidden Gems expedition, beer or red wine drinking and tasting tours, exclusive television & Movies trips, romantic couple trips, children’ activities, tours to Parks and Gardens, Island expedition trips, check out famous landmarks, Museum guided trips and tickets, Airport transfer services, Memorials for you to explore to under the local culture and history, go up Towers & seeing platforms to get a birds-eye view of the landscape, shopping trips, theaters and concert halls, stop by ports and harbors, sightseeing cruise, bikes for leasing, helicopter rides, ferry tickets, Jeep and SUV for rental, private yacht services and sailboat rental.