In the footsteps of St Paul and Aristoteles
Assos is a very charming holiday spot with its boutique hotels, seafood restaurants as well as its historical backyard. Once upon a time St. Paulus had made one of his journey's to and had visited this city, in the theatre preached to the citizens about christianity.
Aristoteles had also stayed here for the sake of his lover Pythias 3 years and given lectures in gymnasium to the youth.
Meeting in Çanakkale
1, 5 Hours drive to Behramkale Village
after 5 minutes walking uphill (fairly steep) we visit acropolis Athena Temple and enjoy very excellent view of Lesbos Island and the turquoise colour Aegean water. Then walk down to the village for a nice Turkish Coffee (with gum mastic aroma and cooked with the cup in firebrand).
By looking at the city walls we drive down and visit the medieval church, agora, theatre and the city. Later having a break for lunch in antique harbour and free time. After the tour finishes, return to your hotel in Çanakkale.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: *Çanakkale
End location: *Çanakkale
Duration: 7 hours 30 min.
By depending on the size of group private car or minivan is an obligation to organize the tour.(please inform me about the size of the group). Some 1 km walking uphill and down must be taken in consideration. Vehicle is air conditioned and with an experienced driver.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
100 TL - 45 USD - Entrance Fee for Assos,
Lunch & Beverages,