Day 1 IZMIR / PERGAMON / IZMIR (L,D)
Pick up from Izmir airport in the morning and drive to Pergamon. Acropol, site of the Altar of Zeus (in Berlin), the birthplace of books & one of the most famous libraries of history; Asclepion, Galen born & educated in Pergamon, was the authority of European medicine from the 2nd century until Renaissance. He was the founder of the health principles of diet, relaxation, exercise. Visit the ancient hospital & health centre where he worked; Red hall, one of the largest buildings in antiquity, dedicated to the Egyptian goddesses Serapis & Isis. Return to Izmir for dinner and overnight.
Day 2 IZMIR / EPHESUS / IZMIR (B,L)
After breakfast, we will visit Ephesus, One of the world’s finest examples of an ancient classical city; Temple of Artemis (Diana), the site of one of the seven wonders of the ancient world; House of Virgin Mary, probably where She spent recent years of Her life; Isa Bey Mosque, this impressive mosque from XIV. Century A.D. is unlike any other you will see in this country. Return to Izmir airport.