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Daily Laodicea Tour
Type: Daily Tour
Operated: Everyday
Guided in: English, Spanish
Meeting Point: Hotel Lobby
Starting Time: 09:00(approx.)
Duration: 8 hours
Starting Location: Pamukkale
Tour Code: TT3411
Highlights

Located in the 6 km east of Denizli, Laodikeia is one of the biggest metropolis of Anatolia. It was constituted by King II.Antiochos dedicated to his wife and it was the textile, fashion, finance center of its period. The city is a very important touristic attraction since it hosts one of the seven sacred churches of Christianity. Join our exclusive Laodikeia tour and visit the 7.500 year old city and survivals of it. This city has a lot to offer you. 

Tour Details

You will be picked up from your in Pamukkale and drive through the ancient Laodekeia. You will have chance to visit all the historical places such as the Grand Theatre, the Small Theatre, the Stadium and Gymnasium, monumantal fountain and water reservoir and surely the Church of Laodecia with the guidance of our professional guide.

Church of Laodekeia: It is one of the seven revelation church and it is a very important site for the Christians ho would like to be “Christian pilgrim”.   

The Grand Theatre:  It is situated on the north-east side of the ancient city which was built in 3rd C BC as the Greek theater  and it was expanded during the reign of Nero so the capasity reached up 20.000 seats as the second biggest amphi-theatre after Ephesus. The grand theatre used to be house for many  important events, celebrations and festivals. It is about 2000 years old , excavations and restorations on the theatre are still going on.

The small theatre: It is located about  300 meters northwest of the grand theatre and was built as the alternative  to the big one according to the type of land and was expanded later with 15.000 seats. Having two theatres shows us that Laodicea was a really fond of watching shows, listening to concerts, celebrating the festivals, floowing the politicians and so on.

The Stadium and Gymnasium: It is located in the South-west of the city and  lies in the east-west axis. It was constructed  as  a whole with additional buildings of Gymnasium.  The stadium was completed in 79  AD  with length of  350 meters,  60 meters in wide and has 24 rows of seats. Gymnasium was built in 2nd C AD by proconsul Antonius Gargilius and his wife Sabina and was dedicated to Emperor Hadrian. 

Please Note

  • Payment (No Advance Payment !)
  • by Cash(TL, EUR, USD OR GBP) during the tour.
  • by Credit Card during the tour. 
  • Available Cards: Visa, Master, Amerikan Exspress.

Inclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • All admission fee
  • English speaking guide
  • Safe Drivers
  • Air-conditioned transportation by Disinfected Tour Bus
  • 4 Course Lunch.(Vegeterian Menu is available)
  • V.A.T. 

Exclusions

  • International airfare
  • Drinks and meals which are not listed at the itinerary
  • All personal expenses
  • All customary tips to drivers, guides and escorts are made at the travelers’ discreation
  • Turkish Visa Free

Booking Terms and Conditions

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 30 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Cancellations will be accepted in writing up to 48 hours before the tour departure with no charge,but last minute cancelations or no shows will be charged in full.Alternatively for any other services or for tailor-made itineraries and quotations, without obligation, just complete the Request Form or email us: info@travelinturkey.com - now for a fast response.