Do you want to visit more places after Cappadocia? Visit the most refined and improved architecture in Ephesus, amazing white travertines in Pamukkale.
Today we will explore the Ancient city of Aphrodisias with an experienced local tour guide. Aphrodisias named after Aphrodite because she has a sanctuary and a unique cult image in this ancient city. In antiquity, the sanctuary in ancient Aphrodisias was distinctive with its cult of Aphrodite. The cult image of Aphrodite was a mixture of her Carian origins and several Anatolian deities.
09:30 – Our travel team will collect you from the hotels in Pamukkale town then meet with other tour participants and professional local tour guide.
You are going to visit:
We will drive to Aphrodisias Ancient City. We will visit Sebasteion, Agora, Aphrodite Temple, Theater, Hadrian Baths, Odeon, Bishop Palace, Tiberius Portico, Stadium, Tetraphylon.
Aphrodisias named after Aphrodite because she has a sanctuary and a unique cult image in this city. In antiquity, the sanctuary in ancient Aphrodisias was distinctive with its cult of Aphrodite. The cult image of Aphrodite was a mixture of her Carian origins and several Anatolian deities. The ancient city, being close to a marble quarry, owned a famous sculpture school. It became a renowned city in the Roman world with its beautifully built sculptures. Today a lot of sculptures are still in a nice shape to see in Aphrodisias and Aphrodisias museum. Also, Aphrodisias is known as one of the best preserved ancient cities in Turkey country. Aphrodisias mentioned in Suda, a massive Byzantine encyclopedia, it is also famous among renowned scholars and philosophers. Xenocrates, who had been a student of Plato is believed to live in Aphrodisias ancient city.
At the end of the Aphrodisias guided tour from Pamukkale, return transfer back to the hotel around 16:30.
If you accept the tour that you would like to join and ready to book you can use our online booking form on the mentioned page. You can click on (Book Now Pay Online) You can pay either deposit or full amount with your Visa or Master Card.
Generally, we charge a minimum %30 deposit or some small amount according to tour content. The deposit may change according to the tour package you that you chose and it is shown on the website how much deposit we charge. If you pay only deposit the rest has to paid in CASH once.
Of course, we have a discount for children. You will see the discounts for children when you start the booking online.
Our tours depart every day (unless otherwise stated)! You need to pick your date from the booking form and complete it then we will arrange your tour according to the chosen starting date.
We use fully air-conditioned non-smoking new-model touristic vehicles for our tours, like Mercedes, Wolksvagen, Isuzu, Otokar) – so that you can enjoying touring in comfort. Some of our tour Packages include local buses for conneting from one city to others. We use a good bus companies for your locla bus travel from one city to others.
Our regular group tours stopping in some shopping places. But there is no obligation to buy. Mostly we stop unique goods shops belong to Turkey such as carpet store, leather store or jewelry stores. Once we stop here also you will get a lecture about the goods. Our private tours do not stop any shops unless you required.
If you booked your own hotel and start the one of our tour from your hotel, one of our staff/driver will come to your hotel at given time that will be written on your confirmation voucher and take you the meeting point to meet with other tour participants and tour guide.
While you are on a city tour, you do not need to carry but just in case, once you arrive in your hotel, take the copy of your passport and carry passport's copy with you. If you travel from one city to other city and if you are going to use the flight or bus connection between cities, you have to take your passport with you.
Group size changes day by day. We are not able to give you an exact number of the group but generally, group size is between 8 and 25 people.
All of our tour guides are licensed by the Turkish Tourism & Cultural Ministry and all are educated and well experienced.
Yes, It is very easy to find vegetarian food in Turkey. But please let us know your food preference at the time of booking.
We are not responsable for any forgeten valuables/staff on our tour. But if you let us know immediately we will try to do our best to find it and deliver it to you according to the possibility.
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Yes, we do pick up and drop off from Central Hotels like Sultanahmet, Laleli, Aksaray, Taksim, Fındıkzade, Karakoy, Beyoglu, Sirkeci. If the hotel that you booked is out of these areas, where you need to come by yourself to our meeting point or there will be an additional cost for pick up and drop off according to the possibility.
Yes, we are able to transfer you the airport at the end of the tour with an additional cost. The price change according to the airport. Please let us know which airport at the time of booking.
We highly recommend you to wear comfortable shoes. There are long walking in the Hierapolis Ancient City and hard to walk on the travertines. If you visit Pamukkale in the summer period, you could take sun cream and sunglasses and wear shorts, t-shirt and hat to protect your head and face from the sun.
The closest airport is Denizli Cardak Airport to Pamukkale. It is about 70 km away and around 1-hour drive from Denizli Airport to Pamukkale.
Yes, we are able to pick you up from your hotel with an additional transfer cost.
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