Tread in the footsteps of religious pilgrims on this two-day small-group tour of Ephesus and Pamukkale from Izmir. On the first day you’ll visit the sacred site of the House of the Virgin Mary and see and why two previous popes deemed it a worthy pilgrimage place. You’ll also have a chance to see the ancient city of Ephesus and many of its famous sites including the Fountain of Trajan, the Odeon, the temple of Hadrian, the steam baths of Scholastika, the Grand Theater and the library of Celsus. Uncover the Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, and marvel and the grandeur of the Isa Bey Mosque. After overnighting at a hotel in Kusadasi, you’ll explore the area of Pamukkale on day two before flying back to Izmir.