Antalya (Perge / Aspendos / Side) tour gives you the chance to explore the other face of Antalya, where is generally known as a holiday resort thanks to its amazing beaches and bays. Indeed, Antalya has more than that; it is also rich with the archeological sites and wonders of nature. By enrolling in this full-day Antalya excursion, for example, you will be able to affirm this statement since you will be visiting ancient cities and enjoying the scenes of the landscape. To learn what will exactly be done in the tour, you can keep reading and get ready to pack up!
Perge / Aspendos / Side Tour
Before going to anywhere, there are something to prepare to be able to experience the content of the tour to the fullest. For example, to prevent any misfortune, you should be sure that you have your passports with you.
Secondly, you should not forget to put your hat, sun cream, sunglasses or extra clothes (depends on the season for sure) in your bag.
And lastly, to immortalize amazing moments of Antalya (Perge / Aspendos / Side) tour, get your camera ready to snap!
Our daily tour starts when we pick you up from your hotel at the pre-scheduled hour, by our fully-equipped, modern, safe and comfortable bus.
In there, you will also meet our professional guide who will accompany you during the whole tour by providing information about the related places.
After the ride, we will get to the first stop in our tour, the ancient city of Perge which locates in the district of Aksu, Antalya. Perge is significant for showing the characteristics of Late Classical, Hellenistic and dominantly, Roman Imperial periods.
Also, it is claimed that it has been established after the Trojan War; thus, the city holds a deep-level information for ones who are interested in history and culture.
Surely, you will learn more from the guide; yet, as a spoiler, you should know that it stands still since the Bronze Age.
Famous with its ancient theater, the next stop in our Antalya (Perge / Aspendos / Side) tour will be the ancient city of Aspendos. Because it has an important location (near the trading routes), it has been an important city in the ancient times, especially during the Roman era.
The city consists of an agora, theater, stadium, bath, cisterns and shops to fulfill the needs of traders or civils. You will have detailed information about Apendos thanks to our guide; yet, as an amazing fact, the theatre of Aspendos is still being used when a festival or organization take a place.
After losing amount of energy, we will have a lunch in a local restaurant to regain it. In there, we will enjoy delicious dishes which are capable of proving that the Turkish cuisine is one of the tastiest cuisines of the world.
With our full stomachs and adventurous souls, we will take the roads again; this time, to visit the ancient city of Side.
It is important for being a port city, and also for containing well-protected and impressive structures such as the city walls, city gate, colonnaded streets, houses, Ancient Theater, Dionysus Temple, basilica, harbor bath, the temple of Apollo, the temple of Athena, State Agora, Baptistery, columns and marbles.
While you learn about them and more, you will also be able to enjoy the sight of the Mediterranean Sea thanks to the amazing location of Side.
After gaining knowledge and pleasing our minds, we will drive to the National Park, to visit our last stop in Antalya (Perge / Aspendos / Side) excursion, Kursunlu Waterfall.
You may want to get your camera ready, since this natural beauty will blow your mind! In the field, you will find the perfect harmony of the turquoise and green, in company with the rattles of the waterfall which pours from 18-kilometer height.
Thus, enjoy the beauty of this paradisiacal place and relieve your soul.
When we complete our time in Kursunlu Waterfall, we will get on the bus and drive until we get to your hotel. After you arrive there, our lovely Antalya (Perge / Aspendos / Side) tour will be over; yet, we can meet in the next activities in Antalya.