Day 01 Arrival in IZMIR
The “Pearl of the Aegean”, settled on the side of Mt.
Pagos on the shores of the bay sharing the same name. Our
representative will meet you after the customs and baggage
claim with a sign “YOUR NAME” on it, then transfer to your
Day 2 Sardis – Izmir (B)
Morning departure to Sardis, the capital of ancient
Lydia. View the significant ruins of the Acropolis. Visit
the Temple of Cybele and Diana, which later became a church.
See the golden river Pactalos and the Royal Road. Then visit
the reconstructed Synagogue, see the names of the rich
American Jewish Families who supported the excavations
financially. This synagogue is considered as the largest
ancient synagogue outside of Israel.
Return to Izmir visit some synagogues of the city as Bet
Israel, Bikur Holim, Algazi and Senora Synagogue. Overnight
Day 3 Ephesus – Izmir (B)
Full day tour to the ancient city of Ephesus. Visit the
the Celsus Library with menorah sign, the marble paved
Arcadian Road, the Roman Baths, the Great Theater. Lunch and
shopping opportunity at Ephesus. Back to Izmir and visit the
historical Havra Sokak (Synagogues Street) to see some old
synagogues of the city. Overnight in Izmir.
Day 4 Izmir departure (B)
Transfer for your departure. End of our services.