No prices found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
TripAdvisor Reviews Buyuk Berk Ayvalik
Travel Blogs from Ayvalik
... food wonderful hospitality and fun trying to communicate in Turkish. Ismael (our guide) gave us a lesson and a hand out of Turkish phrases before hand which was extremely useful. He did also give us a lecture on human history this morning together with a two page handout.
After lunch we went to Pergamon to the ruins of the Aeschylun hospital again Ismael worth his weight in ...
Another early breakfast after a good nights sleep, a few people look a bit worse for wear after yesterday. Breakfast at 7am and coach departs about 8.15. About a 2 hour trip along the old coast road rather than motorway, giving us some fantastic views of the Aegean coastline. Arriving in Izmir we ...
... at the road that led between rows of arching trees and then appeared to turn vertical on the other end. However, we were shocked beyond belief to walk out from underneath the trees and realize that a fantastic Teleferik (cable car) had been installed to "ferry" visitors along a "tele"phone line to the beginning of the Acropolis ruins at the top of the mountain. Score!
The Upper Agora was the first sight; the wonderful columns arching overhead as we ...
... eateries, although lots of shop would ‘clean’ the sidewalk or promenade outside their shops with a hose. This makes some sense and is a fairly common practice in ethnic neighbourhoods in Toronto. Having just been in Africa (and other places), where water is such a scarce resource, it seemed like an excessive indulgence.
After another bus ride we arrived in Avylik (pr. Eh-veh-lick) finding the tourist cartel catering mostly to Turks while ...
... free. It was pretty clear right away that he was offering to be our guide. We were a bit hesitant, but he was friendly enough, so we took him up on it. We’re glad we did, because he showed us much more than we would have found. This ruins, looking like nothing more than a few exposed walls in the fields, turned out to be quite a huge complex, with a theatre, markets, school, roads and houses. Not much has been uncovered, but he was able to show us some of the ...
Other places to stay in Ayvalik
Merkez Sarimsakli, Ayvalik | 4 star hotelfrom $111
Tlalpan Sur/South, Ayvalik | 4 star hotelfrom $102
Seytan Sofrasi Yolu, Ayvalik | 4 star hotelfrom $87
Sarimsakli Bulvar, Ayvalik | 3 star hotelfrom $73
Kahramanlar Mah. , Ayvalik | 3 star hotelfrom $53
Kahramanlar Mah. Hulya Avsar Bulv. No:56, Ayvalik | Hotelfrom $59
AtatÃ¼rk BulvarÄ± No 120, Ayvalik | 3 star hotelfrom $109