Pergamon & Asclepion Tour From Kusadasi – Full Day
Visit one of the Seven Churches of Revelation, also known as The Seven Churches of the Apocalypse as mentioned in the New Testament Book of Revelation and written to by John the Apostle. Visit Pergamum and Asclepion.
|2 – 3 Pax
||4 – 6 Pax
||7 – 9 Pax
||10 -12 Pax
||13 – 18 Pax
Everyday (Allyear round)
Flexiable / 8:00 am Recommended pick up time.
◊Please advise at time of booking if you prefer an alternative pick up time for this private tour
Centrally located Kusadasi Hotels / Kusadasi Port / Selcuk Town
Returns to the original departure point
12 – 13 Hours (approx.)
Sit in private vehicle
•Clients must be ready at the departure point 15 minutes before the exact departure time.
•Guiding in Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, French and German is possible!! Please ask for availability or supplement.
•If you cannot find the service you need please contact our dedicated Custom Team to advise of your requirements.
•Tour guide throughout the tour (Monolingual)
•Admission fees to attractions
•Professional Guide in your own language
•Meal plan as mentioned in the itinerary
•All sightseeings mentioned in the itinerary
•Pick up and drop off service from centrally located Kusadasi Hotels / Port, Selcuk Hotels and Izmir Hotels
•Land transportation by air-conditioned non-smoking vehicle
What’s Not Included
•Meals other than stated
•Beverage with meals
•Tips to the guide&driver (optional)
According your pick up time, meet with your guide and depart for first visiting place to Pergamon; had a significant place of its own in all Asia. Historically the city was the capital of the greatest Kingdom that existed in this region. The city is situated at 100 km north of Izmir. The Roman historian Pliny Called it: “By far the most famous city in all Asia”. The cause for this importance was this: When John wrote his Letter, Pergamon had been a capital city for almost four hundred years. After the mythical times, Pergamon Had been the scene of several cultures, ranging from those of the Stone and Bronze Ages until the Archaic and Classical Periods. Among the temples, palaces and agora’s, the Asclepion, which were constructed in the course of one century, belonged the big Zeus Altar and the Parchment Library. They stand as the most brilliant works of Art of the fourth and third century B.C. in Anatolia. The Parchment Library housed the most famous collection of Books of that time, written on a type of processed lamb and goat skins. This was a process invented in Pergamon, when the rulers of Ptolemean Egypt embargoed the export of Egyptian papyrus sheets to Pergamon . Other magnificent buildings of this period are the Temple of Athena and those of Demeter and Dyonisos. After The Lunch We will continue to Asclepion. Asclepion was known under the name of “The Pergamon God of Health”. In ancient times there were in this Part of the world three favourite religious shrines and holy places. They were: the Artemisia of Ephesus, the Apollo cult of Delphi and that of Asclepius Pergamon . Asclepius the deity health and medicine served the people For several hundred years; thus making Pergamon a medical centre of very great imp ortance. Famous medical Scholars, like Hippocrates and Galenus, were born in Pergamon and worked there. After tour drive you back to your hotel, Kusadasi Port, Izmir city or Selcuk.