Turkey Izmir Tours

Izmir is one of the most-visited places in Turkey. In Ephesus, touch the 9000-year-old ancient treasures, witness an unmissable landscape of Pergamon, taste delicious fruit wines in Sirince, and swim in the pure waters of the districts Alacati, Cesme, and Foca. Tours from Izmir to Pamukkale and tours from Izmir to Ephesus ancient city are available throughout the year. Izmir-Antalya tour packages are also popular among travelers because of the short distance between cities. The best time to visit Izmir, Turkey, is from May to August because of the Mediterranean's climatic conditions.

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6 Days Dream of Turkey Vacation Package6 Days Dream of Turkey Vacation Package

6 Days Dream of Turkey Vacation Package

Discover something truly extraordinary and exceptional. Experience the ultimate Turkey tour, which covers Istanbul, Kusadasi, Ephesus, Pamukkale, and a convenient return to Istanbul through domestic flights. This is a tour designed with utmost sophistication, providing you with all the lavish amenities. Say farewell to extended bus journeys, as you'll relish the ease and comfort of domestic flights that effortlessly convey you to your chosen destinations.

Tour TypeRegular & Private
DepartureGuaranteed
DestinationsIstanbulIzmirKusadasiPamukkaleKusadasiIstanbul
Stars inIstanbul
Ends inIstanbul
Operated inEnglish
6 Days Dream of Turkey Vacation Package
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6 Days, 6 Destinations
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6 Days Magic Line Turkey Escorted Tour6 Days Magic Line Turkey Escorted Tour

6 Days Magic Line Turkey Escorted Tour

Prepare to be amazed by this captivating tour itinerary. It seamlessly weaves together the most renowned destinations and their captivating narratives. From İstanbul, the imperial city, to the transformative Gallipoli, a site that altered the course of history. Experience the legendary Troy, where an epic clash and a tale of love unfolded. Explore Pergamon, counted among the Seven Churches of St. John, and the enchanting ancient realm of Ephesus. Is this not a tour program, but rather a grand celebration of history and culture?

Tour TypeRegular & Private
DepartureGuaranteed
DestinationsIstanbulCanakkaleTroyBergamaKusadasiIzmirIstanbul
Stars inIstanbul
Ends inIstanbul
Operated inEnglish
6 Days Magic Line Turkey Escorted Tour
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6 Days, 7 Destinations
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7 Days Turkish Sweet Vacation Package7 Days Turkish Sweet Vacation Package

7 Days Turkish Sweet Vacation Package

Bathe in the hot white pools of Pamukkale, walk, and listen to the magnificent story of Gallipoli Campagne, Troy and Ephesus, Pergamon and Seven Churches of St John will be waiting for you. With the 7 Day Turkish Sweet Vacation you will discover Anatolia’s epic stories while walking in the most visited places.  

Tour TypeRegular & Private
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DestinationsIstanbulCanakkaleTroyBergamaKusadasiPamukkaleIstanbul
Stars inIstanbul
Ends inIstanbul
Operated inEnglish
7 Days Turkish Sweet Vacation Package
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7 Days, 7 Destinations
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8 Days Wonderful Turkey Escorted Tour8 Days Wonderful Turkey Escorted Tour

8 Days Wonderful Turkey Escorted Tour

If you are looking for something special and extraordinary then look no further. The best tour in Turkey, including Istanbul, Kusadasi, Ephesus, Pamukkale & Capppadocia. This an exquisite tour for you with all the bells and whistles. There are no long bus rides just domestic flights getting you to your destination comfortable and relaxed.

Tour TypeRegular & Private
DepartureGuaranteed
DestinationsIstanbulIzmirKusadasiPamukkaleKusadasiIzmirCappadociaIstanbul
Stars inIstanbul
Ends inIstanbul
Operated inEnglish
8 Days Wonderful Turkey Escorted Tour
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8 Days, 8 Destinations
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9 Days Legendary Turkey Vacation Package9 Days Legendary Turkey Vacation Package

9 Days Legendary Turkey Vacation Package

To truly experience Turkey, you must explore Istanbul, Gallipoli, Pergamon, Ephesus, Pamukkale, and Antalya. Discover them all in a single, comprehensive package, enabling you to wander ancient cities, be captivated by natural wonders, and delight in optional attractions for an immersive adventure.

Tour TypeRegular
DepartureGuaranteed
DestinationsIstanbulCanakkaleTroyBergamaKusadasiPamukkaleAntalyaIstanbul
Stars inIstanbul
Ends inIstanbul
Operated inEnglish
9 Days Legendary Turkey Vacation Package
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9 Days, 8 Destinations
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10 Days Turkish Delight Vacation Package10 Days Turkish Delight Vacation Package

10 Days Turkish Delight Vacation Package

Embark on an affordable journey through Turkey with our Istanbul and Turkey Tour Packages. Whether your heart desires to venture into the cave churches of Cappadocia's Goreme, take a dip in the pristine travertine pools of Pamukkale, unwind near Antalya's Duden Waterfall, or find spiritual inspiration at Mevlana, this tour is a gateway to Turkey's captivating wonders, ready for your exploration. 

Tour TypeRegular
DepartureGuaranteed
DestinationsIstanbulIzmirKusadasiPamukkaleAntalyaKonyaCappadociaIstanbul
Stars inIstanbul
Ends inIstanbul
Operated inEnglish
10 Days Turkish Delight Vacation Package
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10 Days, 8 Destinations
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11 Days Special Turkey Vacation Package11 Days Special Turkey Vacation Package

11 Days Special Turkey Vacation Package

For those who haven't witnessed the Gallipoli, bathed in the therapeutic waters of Pamukkale, explored the Seven Churches of St. John, or fully beheld the splendor of the ancient city of Ephesus, this tour is tailor-made for you.

Tour TypeRegular
DepartureGuaranteed
DestinationsIstanbulCanakkaleTroyBergamaKusadasiPamukkaleAntalyaKonyaCappadociaIstanbul
Stars inIstanbul
Ends inIstanbul
Operated inEnglish
11 Days Special Turkey Vacation Package
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11 Days, 10 Destinations
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Daily Izmir Smyrna Tour from PergamonDaily Izmir Smyrna Tour from Pergamon

Daily Izmir Smyrna Tour from Pergamon

Smyrna was a Greek city located at a strategic point on the Aegean coast of Anatolia. Due to its advantageous port conditions, its ease of defense and its good inland connections, Smyrna rose to prominence. The modern name of the city is Izmir.

Tour TypeRegular & Private
DepartureScheduled
DestinationsBergamaBergama
Stars inBergama
Ends inBergama
Operated inEnglish
Daily Izmir Smyrna Tour from Pergamon
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Daily, 2 Destinations
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Daily Assos & Behramkale Tour from PergamonDaily Assos & Behramkale Tour from Pergamon

Daily Assos & Behramkale Tour from Pergamon

Among the structures resembling medieval architecture, leaving the historical village houses behind, we arrive at the Acropolis, surrounded by a 3 km long wall that dominates both the sea and the land, from the most important walls of its period in terms of craftsmanship and architecture. 

Tour TypeRegular & Private
DepartureScheduled
DestinationsBergamaBergama
Stars inBergama
Ends inBergama
Operated inEnglish
Daily Assos & Behramkale Tour from Pergamon
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Daily, 2 Destinations
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Daily Ayvalik City Tour from PergamonDaily Ayvalik City Tour from Pergamon

Daily Ayvalik City Tour from Pergamon

We are coming to Ayvalik Cennet Tepesi (Paradice Hill). After getting information about the general view of the region and the residential area from our guide, we go to the island of Cunda.

Tour TypeRegular & Private
DepartureScheduled
DestinationsBergamaBergama
Stars inBergama
Ends inBergama
Operated inEnglish
Daily Ayvalik City Tour from Pergamon
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Daily, 2 Destinations
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Discover Turkey Izmir Tours

Izmir, one of the most beautiful cities to visit in Turkey, beckons travelers with its vibrant tapestry of history and modern allure. Key destinations like Kadifekale, Konak Square, Clock Tower, Alsancak, and the bustling Kemeraltı Bazaar—the best places to visit in Izmir— promising an unforgettable experience.

Izmir tour packages unfold with captivating visits to iconic landmarks: the Izmir Archaeological Museum, Agora Open Air Museum, Historical Elevator, and the timeless Clock Tower. Yet, its rich history extends beyond, enticing explorers with diverse Izmir tour packages that delve deeper into its profound heritage.

Embark on an exhilarating Ephesus and Pamukkale tour from Izmir – to capture the essence of the history of the region. As the city cradles numerous coves, visitors can indulge in leisurely strolls and water sports through Izmir boat trips. Book an Izmir tour package to revel in the captivating Izmir attraction that promises a journey enriched with history, culture, and the vibrant spirit of Turkey.

Top visiting sights in Izmir

  • Kadifekale 
  • Konak Square 
  • Clock Tower
  • Alsancak
  • Kemeraltı Bazaar
  • Izmir Archaeological Museum
  • Agora Open Air Museum
  • Historical Elevator
  • Ephesus
  • Pamukkale
  • Cesme
  • Alacati
  • Sirince Village
  • Urla
  • Karaburun Peninsula
  • Pergamon
  • Sardis

FAQs Izmir

Is it worth visiting Izmir Turkey?

Izmir dates back to ancient era and have been settlement along centuries because of ite climate, fertile lands and nature. All these civilizations habe left amazing historical site worth to visit. Also it has many beaches and coves to explore. The cuisine also has influences from greeks and turks is a distinguish geatures. The nightlife is so vibrant. To sum up Izmir has everything to be a tourism city and worth to visit. 

What is İzmir popular for?

Izmir is a port city with a vibrant daily and nightlife. Its proximity to historical sites and rich history makes it a compelling destination.  

Historical places to visit in Izmir  

  1. Ephesus (Efes): One of the most well-preserved ancient cities in the world, Ephesus was an important center for trade and culture in the Roman period.
  2. Smyrna (Izmir- Agora of Izmir): Smyrna was an ancient Greek city that later became the location of present-day Izmir. It has a history dating back to antiquity.
  3. Pergamon (Pergamum): Pergamon was an ancient Greek city and later a Roman settlement known for its impressive Acropolis and library.
  4. Teos (Sigacik): Teos was an ancient Ionian city with a history dating back to the 3rd millennium BCE. Today, its ruins can be explored near the modern village of Sigacik.
  5. Clazomenae (Urla): An ancient Ionian city, Clazomenae was known for its maritime activities and is now located near the town of Urla.
  6. Colophon (Değirmendere): Colophon was an ancient Greek city with a long history, and its ruins can be found near the modern town of Değirmendere.

Places to visit in Izmir city center:

  1. Kordon is a wonderful spot to unwind and take in the Aegean Sea vistas.
  2. Alsancak is well-known for its exciting nightlife, varied food options, and active atmosphere. In Alsancak, visitors can find stores, galleries, and performance spaces.
  3. Konak Yali Mosque and the famous Clock Tower (Saat Kulesi) are located on Konak Square, the center of Izmir.
  4. Kemeraltı Bazaar is a traditional marketplace offering a wide variety of things for purchase.
  5. Izmir Archaeological Museum displays the history of the area.
  6. Asansor (Elevator): From the ancient Asansor, which links the Karataş neighborhood to the waterfront, take in expansive views of Izmir.
  7. Karsiyaka is well-known for its parks, waterfront promenade, and ambience.
  8. Izmir Museum exhibits about the history, culture, and art of Izmir located in Konak.
  9. Bornova: A neighborhood that combines historical landmarks and contemporary conveniences.  
  10. Eski Foca, also known as Old Foca, features a picturesque waterfront, colorful homes, and a historic castle.

Best Izmir Beaches: 

  1. Akkum Beach:Located in Seferihisar, Akkum Beach is known for its golden sands and clear waters.
  2. Cesme Ilica Beach:Ilica Beach in Cesme is noted for its fine sand and thermal springs. The beach attracts water sports enthusiasts.
  3. Alacati Beach: Alaçatı, a charming town in Izmir, has several beaches, including Delikli Koy Beach, where visitors can enjoy windsurfing and kiteboarding.
  4. Özdere Beach:Ozdere has a coastline with sandy beaches and crystal-clear waters. It is a quiet place to visit.
  5. Foca Beaches:Foça is known for its idyllic landscapes and historical sites. The town also has several beautiful beaches, including Kocakari Beach and Yenifoca Beach.
  6. Dalyan (Cesme):Dalyan is a cove with a sandy beach located in the Çeşme district. It's a tranquil spot embraced by greenery, providing a relaxing atmosphere. Dalyan can be visited through daily tours from Izmir.
  7. Pirlanta Beach:Situated in Seferihisar, Pirlanta Beach is known for its clean, shallow waters and is suitable for families with children.
  8. Altınkum Beach: Located in Didim, it is reputed for its golden sands and lively atmosphere, featuring various water sports and entertainment options.

 What food is Izmir famous for?

All kinds of traditional Turkish dishes, along with rakı and fish, can be found in Izmir. Additionally, Izmir has its own foods that are famous around the country. Travelers shouldn't miss trying these local specialties.
  1. Boyoz: Transferred from the culinary traditions of Sephardic Jews who immigrated to Izmir from Spain, Boyoz is now a notable part of Izmir cuisine.
  2. Kumru: A fast-food specialty of Izmir, Kumru is filled with a diverse range of deli products, encased in Kumru bread.
  3. Sogus: Generally, flavors such as cold cuts, liver, kokoreç, kelle-paça, and tongue stand out in Sogus.
  4. Sübye: A traditional drink, Sübye is made by powdering dried melon seeds, boiling them with water and sugar, and then filtering the mixture.
  5. Herb Dishes: These herb dishes represent flavors inherited in Izmir's cuisine from the culinary culture of immigrants from Crete and Rumelia, including hibiscus, nettle, cibez, turpotu, and stuffed squash blossom.

Best Things to do in Izmir

1. Book a Pamukkale tour departing from Izmir.
2. Discover the ancient city of Ephesus.
3. Take an Izmir city tour.
4. Experience kitesurfing in Cesme Alacati.
5. Enjoy skydiving in Turkey from Izmir Airport or Selcuk.