( Departs daily )
Good morning in Izmir was portrayed by 19th-century French poet Victor Hugo as “princess”. Izmir (formerly known as Smyrna) is a rooted cityt hat has once been inscribed on ancient coin sand a young, dynamic metropolis simultaneously. Izmir, with its 8,500 years of history encompassing 3,500 years of recorded urban history. We will explore this a live city forages. We will pick you up from your hotel in the city center, then we will go to the "Pagos Hill" (Kadifekale) where Alexander the Great had his famous dream and carried the city. We will see the landscape of Izmir Gulf and city from Pagos Hill. Then we will visit Agora that was the main square in the antique period of the city. Furthermore, you have to chance to see the first gravities of the world. Then we will walk through one of the most alive places of Izmir. Kemeralti Bazaar is an old trade place and market of city. People shopping here for a hundred ages. Then we will have lunch (included) in this Bazaar because the Kemeraltı Bazaar also has many traditional restaurants and street food shops. After lunch, we can drink Turkish coffee in Kızlar agası Inn where is the old ottoman accommodation area. You can see the many Turkish handicrafts, silver jewelrey, and antique stuff. Then we will discover the public elevator of Izmir. Do you know who is the Dario Moreno, he is the most famous fun of the Izmir like Victor Hugo. We will see the street where Dario lived. Then we will take on the historical elevator to see the amazing sunset of the Izmir Gulf. When you go up to stairs, amazing sunset and city landscape will be waiting for you. You can drink your wine, while you are watching the amazing show of sunset in Izmir. We will finish with this amazing view of our city tour.
Departure Point: We pick up from centrally located hotels in Izmir. Please contact us if your hotel is out of city limits.
Duration: 4 hours (approx.)
Transport by air-conditioned coach
Professional English-speaking guide
Hotel pick up and drop of ( Please contact for your pick up time directly with Academic Tour Plus )
Not wheelchair accessible
Children must be accompanied by an adult
Dress code is smart casual
Full passport name is required at time of booking for all participants
Infants must sit on laps
At least min 4 people are required for this tour to depart
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the tour.
If it's canceled because the minimum isn't met, you'll be offered a different date or a full refund.
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