Day 1 Izmir-Izmir Akropolis-Konak squer- Archaeological Museum-Izmir B
You will be taken from your hotel by a professional tour guide . During a full-day guided sightseeing tour in Izmir, your local guide explore the remnants of Alexander the Great’s castle, ancient Agora which was shoping and activity center during Romans time,and spend time at the Ethnographic and Archaeological museum where you will see findings from differant eras. Than we will move to histoeical clock tower and to wonder arround the old bazaar with including extra time for your own lunch.This afternoon your guide will take you to a district called Asansor which is a tower with a lift will take you up to a teras to offer you tea and coffee anf have some enjoable time there.Than we will spend some time to see Dario Moreno's house where a famous singer who is very well knowen by westerns during 1950s.We will take you to your hotel.
Day 2 Izmir-Sardis-Artemis Temple-Blue Eyes Vlllage B L
This morning after breakfast we drive about one and half an hour to Sardis ancient capital city of Lidians who used means of coins as money firs there. We will see the ruins of Lidians, Romans which has the bigest sinagog in Turkey ,and Byzantine time. Known biblically as the home of the church that received the fifth of letters to the seven churches in Revelation, Sardis was the capital of the Lydian empire and one of the greatest cities of the ancient world. Located on the banks of the Pactolus River, Sardis was 60 miles inland from Ephesus and Smyrna. The city was home to the famous bishop Melito in the 2nd century. Temple of Artemis.
Artemis was the main goddess of the city and the temple dedicated to her in Sardis was one of the seven largest Greek temples (more than double the size of the Parthenon). Artemis, known as Diana by the Romans, was the daughter of Zeus and twin of Apollo. She was the goddess of the hunt, the moon and fertility. After lunch we will drive to an interestinf village which makes these blue eyes that you have see everywhere in Turkey. After that we drive back to your hotel.