Selcuk district, known as the port city of ancient times, has become one of the world centers in this sense by incorporating many historical textures.
To see every detail of this rich history, you can contact Selcuk car rental company and start your time travel in historical venues.
If you come to Izmir by plane to visit and stay in the district, you can easily reach Selcuk at Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport by the car you can obtain from the iZMiRCAR Car Rental Company.
This charming town, which has embraced many civilizations, is among the largest open-air museums in the world. Strolling its streets will take you back thousands of years. You will be full of history in the district where you will encounter a different cultural structure in every corner.
There are many historical structures in the region. If you want to see all of these, you will need at least a few days.
When it comes to Selcuk, the first thing that comes to mind is the ancient city of Ephesus. This ancient city, which is on the world heritage list, is the cultural, religious and commercial center of the period, which spreads over an area of 8 kilometers. Here you can visit the Artemis Temple, one of the seven wonders of the world, the Great Theater, Arkadiane Street and the Stadium. If you are interested in artefacts from ancient times, Selcuk is the place for you.Apart from the magnificent structures mentioned above, much more awaits you in the district. It will definitely meet your expectations historically.
It is a building from the Byzantine period. Known as Ayasuluk, this building has been named Selcuk Castle since 1914. This work, which witnessed the Byzantine, Seljuk and Ottoman periods, is of great cultural importance.
This structure, which is a small church, is the holy place of visit for Christendom. You can examine the fine workmanship of this structure, which has been restored and carried to the present day.
There are two churches and many graves in this cave where seven young people ran away and hid in the Roman period. The Seven Sleepers are based on a legend. According to the legend, in 450 BC, 7 Christian young people who needed to escape and hide in order not to be exposed to cruel behavior, took shelter in a cave and woke up 700 years later as a result of sleeping there.
If you want to see this place, you can explore the Seven Sleepers Cave by taking advantage of the car rental opportunities in Izmir and determine your holiday excursion as you wish.
In Selcuk, every corner of which smells history, St. You can also visit St. John's Church, Archeology Museum and Isa Bey Mosque.
It is not possible to come to Selcuk and not go to the sea.District 8 kilometers away Pamucak Beach, one of Turkey's longest beach.On the beach with a blue flag, you can not only swim but also do water sports.You can also camp in this place where green and blue are integrated.
You can visit villages such as Şirince, which has not suffered from cultural erosion, and examine our cultural heritage. You can make a journey to history by strolling through the stone-paved streets.With its clean air and natural structure, visiting Sirince will give you peace of mind.You can buy organic products of their own production, eat village breakfast and meals.You can buy organic products in this town where olive oil and wine are produced.
Approximately 80 km from Izmir - Selcuk,
The distance between İzmir Adnan Menderes Airport and Selcuk is approximately 62 km.
There are buses and minibuses departing from the city bus station for transportation to Selcuk, the district of Izmir.
You can also choose this transportation route, thanks to the metro network of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality extending to Selcuk.
Other transportation methods:
You can visit all the historical textures and beauties with the car you can rent from the Izmir car rental company located at the airport and in the city center. Booking from the iZMiRCAR Car Rental Company will allow you to have a holiday as you wish with a reliable rental car.
Instead of renting a car, you can also choose the transfer option with driver service. In line with your request, you are welcomed at Izmir Airport and transferred to Selcuk by transfer.