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Selcuk Travel Guide

selcuk-travel-guide First of all; You need to reach Selçuk. Last time I went to the region many times before: I went on July 2012 and I update my previous posts to give you the latest information. If you come from Izmir side; Between İzmir and Selçuk: 75 km. Exit from Izmir; Follow the road to Kuşadası and the signs. Especially; I suggest you get off the freeway. The destination will be Kusadasi continuously. For coming from Istanbul direction; Istanbul-Izmir highway distance: 561 km. If you come from Ankara; You can go directly to Izmir and then to Selçuk. Between Ankara and Izmir: 579 km. If you pass from Ankara to Aydın (Ankara-Aydin: 603 km.), Exit from Aydin, go to İzmir motorway and exit from the highway when you see the Kuşadası-Selçuk sign after Germencik. At this distance; Ie between Aydın and Selçuk: probably 35 km. Highway transportation is very convenient, there is a benefit to choose. On your way to Selcuk, you will see a castle on your way to catch your attention. There's an interesting story here. The castle, which is built on the top of a very steep hill, can not be seized because of its position. Those who want to seize this place, which the observers are expecting, make a new plan. Hundreds of keçiys connected to the horns with candlestick lanterns drive towards the hill from the foothills of the mountain. The watchmen and soldiers in the room, the foes in the darkness of night, think of an army of hundreds of people approaching them and escape from the back door. The castle is thus confiscated. Due to the contributions of the goats, the castle is referred to as the goat castle name. You came to Selcuk. Here: first place multiplier: Ayasulluk Castle. Also: The Isabey Mosque attracts attention. In the city center: There is Nimet Ferahlı Park, it is very nice and lush, seating places are built under the trees. If you continue directly in the district center you will be called "Virgin Mary", and if you turn right, there is "Ephesus" and "Kuşadası" road. Immediately on the right "Artemiz Museum" is seen. 1 km from the main road. There is a small airport in front of the ancient city of Ephesus where small planes can be seen. In the ring zone: a day trip plan that I can recommend for you might be as follows. Before; Enter the ancient city of Ephesus. Alone, there is a very sensitive point here. Absolutely; Enter the north gate. Because; You will descend down a slight slope as you go down to the door, otherwise you will have to go upwards if you enter from the lower door. Especially; In hot weather, this is definitely a problem. Yeah; After touring the ancient city, you can also go to sleep seven. Here: the total time you will need: around 4 hours. After touring the ancient city; Go to the Ephesus Museum. Here; You need to stay for about 1 hour. Especially: see the "Artemis" statue, which is unique in the world. You can see the Temple of Artemis in the back of the museum from afar. If you have the time to go near it, go there, or there is not much residue left. After I left the museum; You should go to Mother Mary's House. This, too, You will probably get 2 hours, both as a trip and as time to go there. Although it is regarded as a place of visit called holy especially for Christians, it also has a special meaning for Muslims to visit. Yeah; The only place you are not going is Alasuluğ Hill. If you have time left, you can go to Ayasuluğ Hill and there; Castles, churches. As a result; This plan is a suggestion for you. You can choose the places you want to see by reading the texts of the relevant places and make a separate plan accordingly. Where I go to you, when you go to Selcuk, I would like to see you as a place, Ephesus Antique City and Museum. Do not leave without seeing these two places. When you go to Selçuk, you can see what kind of trip about Ephesus, where to go, where to go, what kind of excursion plan, what is your travel route. Also; I have to go without saying. When you go to Selçuk; What do you eat, do you think Selçuk has a special meal, food? Yes there is. Very nice garbage skewers are made in Selçuk. Absolutely taste, especially in the bazaar you can find. There is another place that is very interesting here. Well, if you think what I can buy a gift, Yes, as Selçuk'dan gift, you can buy very beautiful dried figs. In special packages and even in metal boxes, there are very nice gift figs packages. You can get it for yourself and if you need it for your relatives. Şirince.Yeah, it's a charming village, an authentic village. It is 8 km to Selçuk. Away. You go uphill from the asphalt road. The urban fabric of the last century, here, is preserved. With its exquisite cuisine, fruity, olive oil and authentic nature and experience, it is a full nostalgia village. You can walk through the stone paved streets, see the houses and enter restaurants and cafés if you wish. What's famous here? Your sommelier's wine is famous. Here; Especially fruit wine is being made and it is definitely bought as a gift by tourists. There are different kinds. Raspberry, cherry and so on. It is possible to find various fruit wines such as. It is not necessary to go to Şirince Village to get them. You can also find it in Selçuk. As a result; It will take your time to go to Sirince.

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Pamukkale Day Tour From Istanbıul
4 Day Ephesus & Pamukkale tour package by plane offers you to explore Ephesus Ancient City, House of Virgin Mary, Pamukkale Hierapolis Ancient City and Cotton Cliffs in a relax and organised way. You will enjoy your time without any rush in our 4 Days Ephesus and Pamukkale Tour Package.
Semi Bus Travel From Fethiye To Selcuk Or Kusadasi
Easy Bus Tours for Pamukkale gives you a chance to visit Pamukkale and Hierapolis Ancient city while you are travelling from Selcuk or Kusadasi to Fetihye or Fethiye to Selcuk, Kusadasi. You can use our Easy Bus service for visiting Pamukkale before joining Ephesus Tour or after.
Semi Bus Travel From Fethiye To Selcuk Or Kusadasi
Easy bus from Fethiye to Kusadasi route was especially made for travellers who have had a hard time with the local connections as normally this day has 5 or over complicated bus changes and very hard to complete in same day. Easy will save the hassle, your time & energy. Easy Bus Tour from Fethiye to Kusadasi is the best way the travel from Fethiye to Kusadasi via visiting Pamukkale Calcium Terraces and Hierapolis Anceint City
create your ephesus agean coast tours
You will visit the Ephesus Ancient City, Artemis Teple, Isabey Mosque, Virgin Mary Church (House of Vigin Mary) with Ephesus day tour from Izmir. You will be picked up from your hotel in Izmir and at the end of the tour, transfer you back to your hotel.
Kusadasi Cruise Port
We will pick you up from Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport in the morning and transfer to Ephesus. You will join the group and start to visit Ephesus and House of Virgin Mary. You will have guided Ephesus & House of Virgin Mary Tour with lunch. At the end of the tour, transfer you back to Izmir airport.
Ephesus Tour Map
If you are staying in Izmir, Selcuk or Kusadasi, you can join our Ephesus Day Tour to visit the highlights of Ephesus. The tour covers Ephesus Ancient City, House of Virgin Mary, Temple of Artemis and Isabey Mosque. We will pick you up from your hotel and at the end of the rour, transfer you back to your hotel.
Pamukkale Tours
Pamukkale Day Tour shows you Hierapolis Ancient City, Cotton Cliffs and Thermal Pool. You will see the combination of the natural and historical sites. If you wish to visit Pamukkale while you are staying in Izmir, Selcuk or Kusadasi, our daily Pamukkale Tour will provide it in an organised way.
Pergamon Tours
Day tour is departing from Selcuk, Kusadasi or Izmir gives you a chance to see Pergamon Acropolis, Aclepion, Temple of Zeus, Temple of Athena and other ruins with professional English speaking tour guides. We pick you ur from your hotel and drive to Pergamon Ancient City which was health center in Ancient World.
Semi Bus Travel From Fethiye To Selcuk Or Kusadasi
Semi Bus Tour From Kusadasi And Selcuk To Fethiye gives you a chance to visit Pamukkale white terraces and the Ancient city of Hierapolis ruins . Semi Bus Tour includes transportations, lunch, entrance fees and a tour of pamukkale with english guide. The journey is door to door between hotels of Kusadasi, Selcuk and bus tickets to Fethiye which would make your day so easy and enjoyable.
Semi Bus Travel From Fethiye To Selcuk Or Kusadasi
This tour is not the Door to Door tour, however it's still best / easiest option to do this journey. The first leg is by local bus, rest of the day is on our tour bus. While you are travelling from Fethiye to Kusadasi / Selcuk (Ephesus), let us arranage all your transportation and we will show you Pamukkale Calcium Terraces and Hierapolis Ancient City on the way as well.
Bosphorus and Balck Sea Cruise
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