IzmirTurkey

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Visit Izmir

Izmir is calling! Discover its cafes, monuments, ruins and more.

Explore the seaside area of Izmir—cafes, shopping and popular sights from Smyrna to Kadifekale.

Where to stay in Izmir

Ethnographic Museum

Izmir City Centre

4/5Very Good!(70 area reviews)

You might take some time to check out the seaside views in Izmir City Centre. Spend some time visiting top spots like Smyrna, and catch the metro at Basmane Station or Cankaya Station to see more of the area.

Izmir City Centre
Alsancak, Izmir, Turkey

Alsancak

Seaside views, bars and spas highlight some of the noteworthy features of Alsancak. Make a stop by Italian Cultural Center or Kordonboyu while you're exploring the neighbourhood.

Alsancak
Ethnographic Museum

Konak

4/5Very Good!(2 area reviews)

Travellers choose Konak for its beautiful seaside views. Hop aboard the metro at Basmane Station or Cankaya Station and check out top sights like Kadifekale.

Konak
Karsiyaka, Turkey

Karsiyaka

4/5Very Good!(1 area review)

You'll enjoy the museums and shopping in Karsiyaka. You might want to make time for a stop at Bostanli Market or Bostanli Karsiyaka Open Air Theatre.

Karsiyaka
Balcova, Izmir, Turkey

Balcova

4.5/5Wonderful!(15 area reviews)

Shopping, seaside views and spas highlight some of the noteworthy features of Balcova. Make a stop by Aqua City or Balcova Cable Car while you're exploring the neighbourhood.

Balcova
Cigli, Izmir, Turkey

Cigli

Visitors to Cigli like its restaurants and parks, and Izmir Wildlife Park is a sight worth a stop.

Cigli

Top hotels in Izmir

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Hilton Izmir
Hilton Izmir
5 out of 5
Gazi Osmanpasa Bulvari No 7, Izmir, Izmir
£46
per night
Jan 28 - Jan 29

This family-friendly Izmir hotel is located by the sea, just steps away from Saint Polycarp Church and Ahmet Piristina Museum and City Archives Place. Izmir ...

3.9/5Good! (1,196 reviews)

"Would have been great if the main entrance was back to normal two years still having to walk for miles to get to reception."…"

Reviewed on 21 Nov 2019

Hilton Izmir
Wyndham Grand Izmir Ozdilek
Wyndham Grand Izmir Ozdilek
5 out of 5
Inciralti Street Nr 67, Izmir, Izmir
£46
per night
Jan 27 - Jan 28

This family-friendly Izmir hotel is located by the sea, 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Ozdilek Izmir Shopping Center, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Ahmed Adnan Saygun Art ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (1,047 reviews)

"We love this hotel. Amazing view and spa!. Also location is so nice, quiet and close to Cesme highway."…"

Reviewed on 13 Jan 2020

Wyndham Grand Izmir Ozdilek
Renaissance Izmir Hotel
Renaissance Izmir Hotel
5 out of 5
Akdeniz Mah Gaziosmanpasa Bulvari No 16, Izmir, Izmir
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£50
per night
Jan 31 - Feb 1

Located in Izmir City Centre, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Konak Square, Kemeralti Market and İzmir Clock Tower. Smyrna and İzmir Archeological ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (567 reviews)

"Fantastic choice of hotel and excellent location. Very clean and really nice. The most unique thing about the hotel would have to be the staff because there service was remarkable in all areas and it would be the first hotel for me that exceeds expectations in regards hotel staff, I have been to ..."…"

Reviewed on 9 Jan 2020

Renaissance Izmir Hotel

Popular things to do in Izmir

Kemeralti Market
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Kemeralti Market

4/5(18 reviews)

During your trip to Izmir, you can enjoy retail therapy at Kemeralti Market. Stroll along the seaside in this romantic area or visit its top-notch restaurants.

Konak Square
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Konak Square

4/5(16 reviews)

You can find out about the history of Izmir when you stop by Konak Square. Stroll along the seaside or visit the shops in the area.

İzmir Clock Tower
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İzmir Clock Tower

4/5(15 reviews)

Find out about the history of Izmir when you take a trip to İzmir Clock Tower. Stroll along the seaside or visit the shops in the area.

Top activities in Izmir

Pamukkale & Hierapolis Tour from Izmir
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Pamukkale & Hierapolis Tour from Izmir

£92

THIS REGULAR GROUP TOUR MAY BE CANCELLED IN BETWEEN OCTOBER TO MARCH BECAUSE OF NOT ENOUGH TRAVELERS. YOU MAY WILL BE INFORMED BY A CANCELLATION E-MAIL IF YOU BUY IT FOR IN BETWEEN ABOVE DATES. KIND REGARD.

Ephesus & House of the Virgin Mary Small-Group Tour
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Ephesus & House of the Virgin Mary Small-Group Tour

£65

Take a look back to see the ancient Greco-Roman world come alive in the historic ruins of Ephesus. With hassle-free transportation and the experience of a knowledgeable guide, this tour gives you an introduction to the intriguing secrets of this onetime Aegean metropolis.

Guided Tour of Ephesus & the House of the Virgin Mary
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Guided Tour of Ephesus & the House of the Virgin Mary

£77

Uncover ancient history at the largest and most well-preserved archaeological site in Turkey. This tour takes you to Ephesus, an ancient Greek city full of still-intact buildings and monuments. Also, visit the House of the Virgin Mary, where Mary is believed to have lived after Christ's Resurrection.

Tour of Ephesus, Ephesus Archaeological Museum & House of the Virgin Mary
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Tour of Ephesus, Ephesus Archaeological Museum & House of the Virgin Mary

£92

Travel back in time to the glory days of the Roman Empire as you discover the ruins of the most complete Classical city on earth. Explore Ephesus, the Terrace Houses, the Ephesus Archaeological Museum, and the House of the Virgin Mary all in one well-planed day.

Private Archaeological Ephesus Tour From Izmir Hotel&Airport
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Private Archaeological Ephesus Tour From Izmir Hotel&Airport

£34

This tour was created especially for our guests who are interested in archaeology. You enjoy with full of informations and stories in the Ephesus Ancient site, Terrace Houses(optional), House of Mary and Temple of Artemis.

Izmir Airport ADB Transfers to Seferihisar (Doganbey) Hotels
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Izmir Airport ADB Transfers to Seferihisar (Doganbey) Hotels

£6

For airport pick-ups, one of our staff members will meet you holding a nameplate soon as you exit the arrivals gate. For hotel pick-ups, your driver will meet you at the reception desk at the stated time.

Reviews of Izmir

4.1

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
27
5 - Excellent 41.53846153846154%
4 - Good
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4 - Good 36.92307692307692%
3 - Okay
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3 - Okay 15.384615384615385%
2 - Disappointing
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2 - Disappointing 3.076923076923077%
1 - Terrible
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1 - Terrible 3.076923076923077%

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Jan 6, 2020

As a big city Izmir is a safe and friendly city to those compare in Europe. It has a very good cuisine mixed with greek and turkish dishes. There are lots and lots of types of mezes.. more than anywhere else in balkan and turkish cuisines altogether.

2/5 - Disappointing

Verified traveler

Nov 2, 2019

Life is corner is the worst hotel I used for tow nights it is unclean a lots of cockroaches and mosquitoes staff are rude and not friendly they charge you what you use in room like water and tea

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Oct 22, 2019

We stay sun 20 not the 19th Oct

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Oct 18, 2019

The city centre is friendly and vibrant. The ferries are cheap and excellent. Plenty of dining options on the harbour front. Lots of shopping is available. The only down side is the majority of the city outside the center is very run down

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Sep 30, 2019

Izmir is simply beautiful. It has excellent transport links with the rest of turkey and close enough to slot of archeological sites and places of natural beauty to be a base while you explore this part of turkey. It was incredibly affordable too.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Sep 22, 2019

Beautiful place and friendly people. Food is great too!