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Castle Travel Day Tours

#32 of 102 Tours in Kusadasi
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Address: Suleyman Demirel Blv. Melis Sitesi Kat 4, Kusadasi 09400, Turkey
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+90 256 613 4445

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Full-Day Historic Ephesus Tour including Private Guide

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Birding, Carpets, and briefly Ephesus

Four new species on the life list and although Sezgin doesn't have a good handle on local birds (first birding tour in 2 years - no one comes here to find birds), the effort he... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2016
Olympia, Washington
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Olympia, Washington
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31 reviews
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Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Four new species on the life list and although Sezgin doesn't have a good handle on local birds (first birding tour in 2 years - no one comes here to find birds), the effort he makes to stop and find them is excellent. With the ebird apps, identifying was easy. Ebird hotspots were unobtainable as they were old and fenced... More 

3 Thank Chrash700
Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed July 10, 2016

We were fortunate enough to do both Ephesus then Pumakkale with the most delightful, friendly and informative guide- Yeliz. From the moment we were collected at our Izmir hotel to our drop off on the first day in Kusadasi we were mesmerised by the sights and information. The following day we headed to Pumakkale and this even outdid the Ephesus... More 

1 Thank wcoxy63
Guelph, Canada
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed May 15, 2016

Hats off to Yeliz and Heli (sorry if I got the spelling wrong) of Castle Travel Day Tours. We booked our vacation through Effendi Tours and they sub-contracted the tours outside of Istanbul with other tour groups. For our trip to Ephesus and area, Aphrodisias and Pammukkale we were with Yeliz and Heli on a private guided tour for two... More 

Thank Allane A
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed December 29, 2015

I spent 10 days exploring Turkey last Christmas and the best tour guide I must say is Feyzullah. He was very experienced and we kept laughing the whole day with his jokes. The stories he told about Eupheseus ancient city were enjoyable. At the end of the day, we were all satisfied and I promised to write him a review... More 

Thank Nguyen V
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Reviewed December 9, 2015 via mobile

We had Ephesus Tour with castle travel and it was an awesome visit to House of Virgin Marry, Ephesus city and Temple of Artemis. Our guide Faizullah was fluent English speaker and jolly good person. Historic places and awesome travel arrangements. Thank you castle travel for awesome tour.

Thank Aleem S
Pune, India
1 review
Reviewed October 9, 2015

Our trip arranged by Castle Travel was well planned. The pick-ups & drops were in time. Staff was very courteous and understanding! Hot Air Balloon ride was a memorable one. Accommodation at Gamirasu was excellent- a good property indeed! We enjoyed the Turkish meals as well. Bodrum Marina a nice place to walk & dine.

Thank Turkey106
Lima, Peru
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19 reviews
16 attraction reviews
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Reviewed October 6, 2015

I am a retired travel agent. Castle Travel was very professional and helpful in organizing all details of my ideal trip. Were constantly in contact with me prior, during and after my trip to Greece. Rachael Salt is an excellent travel agent. I highly recommend Castle Travel.

Thank luisa2015sep
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed September 22, 2015

Did 2 day trips with Castle, who were acting as the "agents" for the main company I used, Heritage Travel in Goreme Cappadocia (who I highly recommend!). It was a mixed experience. We were with Yigit (dude with Aussie accented English) for Ephesus area tour, and Yizil for Pamukkale area tour. The tours themselves were fine, and the logistics were... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed September 11, 2015

I booked a transfer from the Izmir airport to Kusadasi and then a tour to Ephesus. The driver was waiting for me as I exited the Izmir airport (he had a sign with my name). He told me he was waiting for 2 more people and then we would drive to Ephesus to begin the tour. The other 2 people... More 

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Mehmet A, Manager at Castle Travel Day Tours, responded to this review

Dear Mr James Gahmen, Thankyou for sending to us your feedback and we are sorry to hear you feel that you had a bad experience. I would firstly like to make a few points clear into your accusations against us, which is firstly you had booked with us a regular transfer service to take you from Izmir Airport to Ephesus... More 

Baja California, Mexico
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed August 9, 2015

My family and I spent four days visiting Pergamo, Efesos and Pamukkale guided by Bugra Can. It was a wonderful experience and we enjoyed this historical sites and learned a lot about history and Turkish culture thanks to our guide. I recommend this tour and the guide as well..

1 Thank Graciela C

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