Perge / Aspendos / Side Tour





10 hours

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Perge / Aspendos / Side Tour: Unveiling the Historical Wonders

The Perge / Aspendos / Side tour from Antalya offers a captivating exploration of the lesser-known side of this popular holiday resort, known for its stunning beaches and bays. Antalya, however, boasts not only natural beauty but also rich archaeological sites waiting to be discovered.

By joining this comprehensive full-day excursion, you will have the opportunity to witness this firsthand as we visit ancient cities and marvel at the breathtaking landscapes. Let’s delve into the details of this tour and prepare for an unforgettable journey.

Perge / Aspendos / Side Tour: A Journey Back in Time

Are you prepared to step back in time? Our Antalya day trip promises an extraordinary adventure through ancient cities, mesmerizing natural wonders, and captivating historical sites in Turkey. With the guidance of a professional tour guide, comfortable transportation, and travel insurance provided, all you need to do is sit back, relax, and immerse yourself in the awe-inspiring scenery and fascinating history that awaits.

Our day begins in the morning as we convene at our Kaleici headquarters in Antalya. From there, we will embark on our air-conditioned minibus, heading towards our first destination: the ancient city of Perge.

Exploring the Enchanting Ancient City of Perge

Our first stop takes us to the ancient city of Perge, located just 20 km east of Antalya, where a treasure trove of archaeological wonders awaits. Perge is renowned for showcasing the characteristics of the Late Classical, Hellenistic, and predominantly Roman Imperial periods.

Believed to have been established after the Trojan War, this city holds a wealth of information for history and culture enthusiasts. Rest assured, your knowledgeable guide will provide further insights, but here’s a sneak peek: Perge has stood the test of time since the Bronze Age.

A Captivating Stroll through Side City

Continuing our journey, we proceed to the picturesque Side City. Nestled along Turkey’s stunning Mediterranean coast, Side City beautifully blends ancient history with modern charm. As a captivating coastal town just a short drive from Antalya, Side City offers a unique opportunity to explore well-preserved ruins.

During your free time, you can wander through the charming streets, marvel at the stunning views, or simply unwind at a local café. As you meander along the winding cobblestone streets, remarkable historical sites such as the Temple of Apollo and Athena, with its breathtaking sea views, and the ancient Roman amphitheater will leave you in awe.

Side City is not only significant as a port city but also for its well-protected and impressive structures, including city walls, a city gate, colonnaded streets, houses, an ancient theater, the Temple of Dionysus, a basilica, a harbor bath, the Temple of Apollo, the Temple of Athena, the State Agora, a Baptistery, and numerous columns and marble artifacts.

In conclusion, the Perge / Aspendos / Side Tour unveils the hidden historical wonders of Antalya. Prepare to be transported back in time as we explore ancient cities, admire breathtaking landscapes, and immerse ourselves in the rich history and culture of Turkey. Don’t miss this opportunity to embark on an extraordinary journey of discovery in Antalya.

The Wondrous Manavgat Waterfall

After gaining knowledge and pleasing our minds, we will drive to the National Park, to visit the breathtaking Manavgat Waterfall. You may want to get your camera ready because this natural wonder is a must-see for nature enthusiasts and photographers alike, and we’ll have plenty of time to soak in the beauty of the falls.

Enjoy the beauty of this paradisiacal place and relieve your soul.

A Breath of Fresh Air by the Belkis River

Following our visit to the waterfall, we will break for lunch near the tranquil Belkis River. Please note that lunch is not included in the tour price, so be sure to bring some local currency to sample the delicious regional cuisine.

Reliving History through Aspendos Antique Theater and the Roman Aqueduct

Our next stop is the Aspendos Antique Theater and the Roman Aqueduct. As we explore these impressive structures, our guide will explain their historical and cultural significance in ancient Turkey.

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.

You will have detailed information about Apendos thanks to our guide; yet, as an amazing fact, the theatre of Aspendos is still used when a festival or organization take a place.

Return to Antalya

Finally, we will depart for Antalya, arriving back at our hotels in the evening, leaving you with an evening to relax and reflect on the unforgettable memories made during our day trip.

Don’t miss this opportunity to experience the awe-inspiring beauty and rich history of ancient Turkey. Our day trip from Antalya offers a unique and unforgettable journey through some of the region’s most captivating destinations. Book your spot today and discover the wonders of ancient Turkey for yourself!


  • Hotel Transfer (Both Ways)
  • Open Buffet Lunch
  • Bus with Full A/C
  • Entrance Fees
  • Guided Tour
  • Professional Photos And Videos
  • Personal Spendings

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Accepts Credit Cards
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