08:30 : Hotel Pick-Up from Hyatt Regency İzmir Istinyepark
Your private guide and driver will pick you up from the hotel Hyatt Regency İzmir Istinyepark at 8:30 AM. Ensure you have comfortable shoes, suitable winter cloths, sunscreen, umrella and a water bottle for the day ahead. Bring your camera for a full day of exploration.
08:30 – 09:30 Head to Kadifekale Castle
Head to Kadifekale Castle, offering panoramic views of Izmir. Learn about the castle’s history and its role in the city’s defense.
10:00 – 10:45 Smyrna Theatre Excavation
The Romans built Smyrna Theatre in the 2nd Century BC on the slope between Agora and the Acropolis hill to host political, cultural, and religious activates. The Romans built Smyrna Theatre in the 2nd Century BC on the slope between Agora and the Acropolis hill to host political, cultural, and religious activates. Excavations work is still ongoing. Seat up to 20000 capacity.
11:00 – 11:40 Agora Open Air Museum
Conclude your tour with a visit to the Agora Open Air Museum, an ancient Roman market with three floors. Explore the archaeological site and gain insights into Izmir’s rich history.
11:50 – 12:10 Portuguese Synagogue
Explore the Portuguese Synagogue, an important cultural site reflecting Izmir’s diverse heritage. Gain insights into the history of the Jewish community in the city.
12:30 PM – 13:30 Lunch Break
Lunch with local dining options. Enjoy some free time for lunch, allowing flexibility.
14:00 – 15:00 Kizlaragasi Han Bazaar and Kemeralti Market
Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of Kizlaragasi Han Bazaar, an old market with Ottoman architecture. Explore the Kemeralti Market, the world’s oldest active open-air market, for a unique shopping experience.
15:30 – 16:45 Saat Kulesi and Konak Pier, Pasaport
Meet at the Clock Tower, a symbol of Izmir’s charm with Ottoman architectural features. Discover the history behind its construction and its role in the city. Visit Konak Pier, an iconic waterfront structure with a rich history. Capture picturesque views of the sea and city.
17:00 – 18:00 Tarihi Asansor
Tarihi Asansor, a century-old building with a fascinating history. Enjoy panoramic views and capture memorable photos.
18:00 – 19:00 Departure from City and Arrival to the Hyatt Regency İzmir Istinyepark
After a full day of exploration, return to the Hyatt hotel, marking the end of your comprehensive tour of Izmir.
Note: The schedule is flexible and subject to change based on unforeseen circumstances. Your guide will ensure you have a memorable and insightful experience throughout the day.