Take a journey back in time with a day tour to the ancient kingdom of Pergamum. With return flights to and from Istanbul included, your trip to this magnificent archaeological site is an opportunity not to be missed.
What to Expect
Your journey begins with an early morning flight from Istanbul to Izmir and a drive to Pergamum. Cited in the Book of Revelations as one of the “Seven Churches of Asia”, the ancient Greek city of Pergamum is home to some of the most famous and important structures, including the magnificent Acropolis.
On your day tour you will visit Aesculapium, the ancient medical center built in the name of Aesculapis, the “God of Medicine.” It was here where different healing methods such as blood transfusion, meditation, music therapy and the sound of water were first used.
After lunch, the tour continues on with a visit to the amazing Pergamum Acropolis where you will marvel at the collection of ancient wonders. Visit the Athena and Trojan Temples, Temple of Zeus, Temple of Dionysos, Gymnasium of Youth, Odeon, Library, Agora, Great Theater and Roman Bath. There is so much to see!
Your tour then comes to an end. You will return to Izmir for an evening flight back to Istanbul.
- Round trip plane tickets
- Round trip transfers to and from central hotels
- English-speaking professional guide (other languages available on request)
- Museum entrance fees
Know Before You Go
Advance reservation of three days required.
Please note: When verifying your booking, your local supplier will advise you on alternative meeting points for hotels which are not accessible