4 days in Selcuk & Kusadasi Itinerary

4 days in Selcuk & Kusadasi Itinerary

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Selcuk
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Kusadasi
— 3 nights

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Selcuk

Selcuk ©
An ideal base camp for exploring the Aegean coastline, Selcuk draws big tourist crowds due to its proximity to the ancient city of Ephesus.
On the 16th (Sun), delve into the distant past at Ancient City of Ephesus, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House), then stop by La Tulip Art Gallery, and finally take a stroll through Sirince Koyu.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Selcuk road trip planning site.

Izmir to Selcuk is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Izmir in August: high temperatures in Selcuk hover around 41°C and lows are around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to drive to Kusadasi.

Things to do in Selcuk

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

Sirince Koyu
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Ancient City of Ephesus ©
Ancient City of Ephesus
Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House) ©
Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House)
Sirince Koyu ©
Sirince Koyu

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Kusadasi

Kusadasi ©
Unreservedly dedicated to tourism, Kusadasi sits on the Aegean coastline and acts as a gateway to the ancient city of Ephesus, one of the country's major Greco-Roman archaeological sites.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kusadasi: Izmir (Saat Kulesi (Clock Tower), Kemeralti Market, &more), Altinkum Beach (in Altinkum) and Didim (Temple of Apollo & Miletus). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Ladies Beach, make a splash at Adaland, step into the grandiose world of Kusadasi Castle, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kaleici Camii.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Kusadasi trip planner.

Kusadasi is just a short distance from Selcuk. The time zone changes from Turkey Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In August, daytime highs in Kusadasi are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Kusadasi

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Izmir, Didim
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Temple of Apollo ©
Temple of Apollo
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Ladies Beach
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Kemeralti Market

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