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Customer Travel Tips for Izmir

74% Avg. city rating Rated by 85 customers

Activities / excursions 72%

Restaurants / eating out 77%

Shopping 78%

Chilling out / relaxing 71%

Getting around / public transport 78%

Sightseeing 72%

Culture 71%

Nightlife / partying 67%

Value for money 79%

Customer Travel Tips for Izmir

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96% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
96% Avg. rating


10 May 2017

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Walking at Kordon is the best thing in Izmir. I love it.

Liked: Best city in Turkey to me.

Disliked: The city is expensive for a student.

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


23 Mar 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Read travel guides, talk to local people, try local foods.

Liked: Clean and beautiful waterfront.

Disliked: Loud music at night where we stayed.

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
82% Avg. rating


13 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Bring umbrella to Efas in Summer because it is too sunny and hot.

Liked: Convenient transport

Disliked: Entrance fee to historic places can be lower.

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
69% Avg. rating


06 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: water sıde for shısha

Liked: Kordon

Disliked: nope

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
91% Avg. rating


05 Jul 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Go to shantihome, watch the sunset, rent a bike.

Liked: Long seaside, kültür park.

Disliked: -

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
78% Avg. rating


29 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: use public transportation

Liked: The night life is good

Disliked: not much to see

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


25 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: .

Liked: .

Disliked: .

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
91% Avg. rating


18 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Family Holiday

Customer Travel Tip: Chill out

Liked: All

Disliked: Taxies sometimes

96% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
96% Avg. rating


15 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Customer Travel Tip: Konak kordon

Liked: Saat kulesi basmane

Disliked: İ liked izmir

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
69% Avg. rating


06 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Learn Turkish or make a Turkish friend.

Liked: It's very easy and cheap to travel from one site to another from Izmir.

Disliked: There aren't many people that speak English outside of hotels.

56% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 20%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
56% Avg. rating


13 Nov 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Customer Travel Tip: ya ben iş için gittim boşta geçilmiyor bu sorular

Liked: izmir güzel işte bildiğin izmir

Disliked: kemalist sevmem her taraf bunlarla dolu

60% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
60% Avg. rating


14 Oct 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: N/A

Liked: N/A

Disliked: N/A

58% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 20%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 40%
58% Avg. rating


12 Oct 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Get out of the city and go to Cesme, which is one of the best beaches in Turkey, if not on the whole Mediterranean.

Liked: It's a relaxing city.

Disliked: It's a bit boring. There's no actual beach.

96% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
96% Avg. rating


18 Sep 2014

Travel Type:
With a large group / tour

Trip Type:
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Enjoy a trip to Pamukaale.

Liked: Turkey as a whole a peculiar state. Beautiful city.

Disliked: A lot of stray cats and dogs.

100% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


08 Sep 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Customer Travel Tip: yes

Liked: all

Disliked: no

100% Avg. rating
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  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


01 Sep 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Business / conference Events / festivals Visiting friends or family Work / volunteering

Customer Travel Tip: Early Booking

Liked: Everything was very nice

Disliked: No

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


27 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break Partying / nightlife Shopping Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: take train selçuk for 6.25 TL

Liked: we love izmir, horse racıng, shoppıng, and plenty of ıntrestıng thıngs to see.

Disliked: nothing not llike

71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 80%
71% Avg. rating


18 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Family Holiday

Customer Travel Tip: it is so hot in summer so find a room with air conditioner

Liked: big city

Disliked: everything close early

71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 40%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 100%
71% Avg. rating


14 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Visit market and do a day trip to cesme

Liked: Friendly citizens

Disliked: No beach so close to coast

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
87% Avg. rating


22 Jul 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Just visit Konak square and the harbour and take a walk through the bazaar.

Liked: It's an airport hub and you can visit sites around here like Ephesus beaches.

Disliked: None

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74% Avg. city rating Rated by 85 customers

Activities / excursions 72%

Restaurants / eating out 77%

Shopping 78%

Chilling out / relaxing 71%

Getting around / public transport 78%

Sightseeing 72%

Culture 71%

Nightlife / partying 67%

Value for money 79%

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