Anyone with an interest in ancient history will find tours in Kusadasi, the perfect choice. Everyone else can select a cruise, a Turkish bath, a water park, a jeep safari, and more.
SIGHTSEEING AND ACTIVITY TOURS IN AND FROM KUSADASI
Spend a day on the water on this boat trip from Kusadasi. After a hotel pickup, board a ‘gulet’ – a traditional wooden sail boat, and cruise the Gulf of Kusadasi. Stop at picturesque bays to swim and snorkel, and at a beach to relax and sunbathe. Have a complimentary onboard lunch and soda, and after lunch, enjoy music on deck as you cruise back to Kusadasi.
PRIVATE EPHESUS ST JOHN HALF DAY TOUR: FROM KUSADASI
Start your day with a visit to the Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Next Ancient City of Ephesus, one of the best preserved Greco-Roman Ancient city and one of the largest open air museum in the world. The Basilica of St. John: A great church in Ephesus where St. John is believed to have been buried.
PAMUKKALE GUIDED DAY TRIP: FROM KUSADASI
Witness one of Turkey’s most phenomenal natural wonders, the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Pamukkale, on this ten hour guided day trip from Kusadasi. Visit the ancient spa city of Hierapolis, stroll in the warm waters of the brilliant white travertines, swim in natural hot springs full of Roman ruins, and enjoy a Turkish restaurant lunch.
EPHESUS RUINS, HOUSE OF VIRGIN MARY, AND TEMPLE OF ARTEMIS TOUR: FROM KUSADASI
Join this full-day guided tour from Kusadasi and explore the remarkable ruins of the ancient city of Ephesus. Visit the last documented residence of the Virgin Mary and see the remains of the Temple of Artemis.
PAMUKKALE HOT SPRINGS AND HIERAPOLIS DAY TOUR INCLUDING LUNCH: FROM KUSADASI
A true wonder of planet earth. When you approach from the distance, you might think Pamukkale is a snowy hill or even a glacier, but look closer and you will notice a true wonder of mother nature.
Pamukkale’s waters are rich in calcium-carbonate, making the floors of the pools as soft as cotton. In turkey, it’s known as cotton castle, and it’s a geological Marvel. These mineral-rich waters are naturally heated to 36 Celsius. From ancient time to modern days people from around the world have come to Pamukkale for its healing and therapeutic effects. If the mineral-rich waters heal your body then the idyllic vistas will heal your soul.
FULL DAY PAMUKKALE TOUR: FROM KUSADASI
Enjoy a soak in the hot springs of Hierapolis, one of the sacred sites of Turkey, dating back thousands of years. Admire the white limestone terraces, known as travertine’s of Pamukkale. Take a dip in the hot springs, which were used in Roman times for their therapeutic powers. Cherish visiting Domitian Gate, Colonnaded Gate, Cathedral, the Red waters of Karahayit, Pamukkale Museum & The Travertine of Pamukkale.
JEEP SAFARI TO LOCAL LIFE AND VILLAGES IN KUSADASI
A full day extraordinary adventure in Kusadasi which gives you the opportunity to explore the Aegean by off-road, driving through woods, mountains and lakes all day long. Enjoy free time for swimming at long beach, and breaks during the day to take photos of the beauties of nature. It’s recommended you take a hat, swimming costume, beach towel and sun lotion.
ANCIENT EPHESUS PRIVATE TOUR WITH WINE TASTING: FROM KUSADASI
Leave your ship or Kusadasi hotel to explore the region known as Ephesus. Spend 7-hours touring incredible monuments through Magnesia Gates, including the Great Theatre and the Odeon. Taste delicious wines and have lunch at the Seven Sages Winery, all the while accompanied by a private guide.
PRIENE, MILETUS, AND DIDYMA DAY TOUR: FROM KUSADASI
Steep yourself in Turkish history on this 7-hour tour of Priene, Miletus, and Didyma, from Kusadasi. A guide escorts you to all these fascinating places, and illuminates them with historical tales, facts, and anecdotes. Visit the ruins of Didyma, a short distance from the northwest of modern Didim. Tour the port of Priene and see Miletos. Hotel pickup and drop-off included.
PAMUKKALE DAY TOUR: FROM KUSADASI
Pamukkale, known as the ‘Cotton Castle’, is a very popular attraction and highlight of a holiday in Turkey. The tour will take you through the white cliffs of Pamukkale while providing you with the history of the area. You will also visit the Ancient City of Hierapolis, where you can marvel at the amphitheatre.
4X4 SAFARI WITH BBQ LUNCH: FROM KUSADASI
Take off into the hills and countryside around Kusadasi on this action-packed full-day 4X4 safari.
Board an open-top, all-terrain vehicle with an expert driver and travel in a convoy through dense forests and countryside to the edges of Dilek National Park. Admire sweeping views of the Aegean Sea, stop at ancient and medieval ruins, and break for a scrumptious barbecue lunch in the refreshing shade of pines. Cool off with a dip in the waters of Zeus’ Cave and enjoy a final swim and sunbathe on Long Beach.
TURKISH BATH EXPERIENCE IN KUSADASI
Relax and refresh your body during your stay in Turkey with this 1.5-hour Turkish bath experience in Kusadasi, with a one-way hotel transfer included. Visit a relaxing Hammam, change into your bathing suit in a private cubicle, and unwind in a marble hot room filled with toxin-releasing steam.
Then, feel your stresses and strains melt away with a bliss-inducing soapy massage and vigorous exfoliating scrub. Opt to include an oil massage, cool off, and leave feeling renewed and revitalised, with skin ready for a perfect tan.
ADALAND AQUAPARK ENTRANCE TICKET WITH TRANSPORT: FROM KUSADASI
Dive into the family fun of Adaland Aquapark, with round-trip transfers from Kusadasi included. Board an air-conditioned coach and make tracks for this massive water park, with its white-knuckle slides and family-friendly pools, all set on a lush hillside above the Mediterranean Sea. Hurtle down high-speed chutes, drift down rivers, go rafting, ride tubes down twisting tunnels, and enjoy the themed pools. Toddlers will love the play pool, and when you need a break, relax on a sunlounger or refuel at the many restaurants and cafes.
PRIVATE DAY TRIP TO LAODICEA AND APHRODISIAS: FROM KUSADASI
Be transported back to ancient times on this enthralling full-day private tour to Laodicea and Aphrodisias from Kusadasi. Leave the 21st-century behind to walk the pillar-lined streets of Laodicea, once an important commercial city. Following your lunch (included), explore the stunning remains of Greco-Roman Aphrodisias, named after the goddess Aphrodite.
Admire its temples, gateway, baths and well-preserved stadium, and visit its museum to see the famous marble statues. With an expert guide to bring both sites alive, this tour has history buffs written all over it.
2-DAY TOUR TO ISTANBUL: TROY, GALLIPOLI, AND PERGAMUM: FROM KUSADASI
Explore Gallipoli, Troy and Pergamum on a 2-day tour that starts in Kusadasi and finishes in Istanbul!
Combining ancient Greek, mythological and World War I history, this 2-day tour is an ideal experience for lovers of history and Turkey alike. Learn about the ancient medical centre, Pergamum Asclepion; visit the Trojan Horse in the legend-steeped town of Troy; and tour WWI battlefields and memorial sites like ANZAC Cove around the Gallipoli peninsula. Overnight accommodation and select meals are included in a 4-star Çanakkale hotel.
SMALL GROUP PAMUKKALE DAY TRIP: FROM KUSADASI
Visit the archaeological site of Pamukkale and witness the extraordinary white travertine rock terraces cascading down from the crumbling city of Hierapolis.
On this full-day trip from Kusadasi, you’ll take a stroll around this incredible UNESCO World Heritage Site with your guide, learning about the rock’s formation and history. Then head to the ancient city of Hierapolis for a refreshing dip in its naturally formed bathing pools before taking a walking tour around its evocative ruins. Numbers are limited to 14 on this small-group Pamukkale trip, ensuring a more intimate experience at this archaeological site.
PRIVATE JEWISH HERITAGE TOUR: FROM KUSADASI
Combine a visit to the ancient ruins of Sardis with a tour of Izmir’s Jewish neighbourhoods on a full-day excursion!
While enjoying personalised attention from your private guide, walk around the medley of ruins at Sardis and learn about the Lycians, Persians and Romans who made the city their home. Travel north to Izmir in the afternoon, discover synagogues and quirky landmarks around the Jewish neighbourhoods of Karata? and Kemeralt?. This private day trip can finish with an airport drop-off in Izmir, or back in Kusadasi.
EPHESUS SIGHTSEEING TOUR: FROM KUSADASI
Discover the magic of the ancient ruins of Ephesus and the House of the Virgin Mary on this day trip from Kusadasi. Visit Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World and one the best-preserved ruins in the Mediterranean. See the Great Theatre and the Library of Celsus. Sample the Turkish delicacies during lunch, and then discover the House of the Virgin Mary, the place where Mary lived her final days.
KUSADASI JEEP SAFARI
The daily jeep safari tour in Kusadasi is for all adventure fans. Drive the jeep through mountains, with a tea stop or sit back and let yourself be driven through beaches and forests.
KUSADASI BOAT TOUR
The azure waters of the Aegean are waiting to be explored, and a trip to Kusadasi isn’t complete without going on a boat trip. Discovering the nearby areas by Turkey’s indigenous sea-going the gullet, makes for a wonderful, relaxing day out.
Sail around the most beautiful bays of the Aegean Sea, stopping off at bays along the way to swim and sunbathe. Lunch is served on board and usually consists of fresh fish, meat, salad and bread. Soft drinks such as Coke cola and Sprite are usually included in the price.