Beaches of Izmir
İzmir is not only a destination for history enthusiasts. Thanks to its long coastline and dozens of blue flagged beaches, it’s perfect for sea, sand and sun vacations. You can see all shades of blue in İzmir, and you can enjoy the beaches with sparkling sands in world-famous beaches like Çeşme, Dikili, and Pamucak. You can sunbathe, explore different bays with boat tours, or have a fun day with all sorts of water sports. İzmir is ready to cherish you with a unique summer holiday owing to its beaches whose fame has exceeded beyond the borders of the country!
Selçuk: A treasure of history and a paradise of nature
Thanks to its cultural and historical values, Selçuk is one of the leading tourism destinations in Turkey. The ancient city of Ephesus is just one of the historic districts that make İzmir elite worldwide because of its cultural assets. The first settlement in this district adorned with historical textures dates back nearly eight thousand years.
İzmir has been a fascinating city since ancient times. “They established their city under the most beautiful sky and in the best climate we know on earth.” said Herodot about it. Aristotle told Great Alexander that he’d be incomplete if he didn’t see İzmir. Victor Hugo, the great author, wrote poems for İzmir, and called it a ‘princess.’