Travel İzmir Çeşme Alaçatı Village Turkey in 1 day
Are you travel in limited time? Or you travel on budget? Maybe my 1 day itinerary can help, travel İzmir Çeşme Alaçatı Village Turkey in 1 day!
Morning arrived in Izmir Bus Station, we continue our journey to go to Alacati Village near Izmir and Cesme. Our route today is to travel İzmir Çeşme Alaçatı Village Turkey in 1 day. And then we go to Selcuk in the afternoon, where we check in our guest house to stay.
Izmir to Alacati Village
5 am in the morning we already reached Izmir bus station. The station is larger than Terminal (bus station) in Bursa. There are two floors for the bus gate. The bus that we were on, namely Kamil Koc, has a separate building at the bottom with free toilet (usually in another bus station we had to pay 0.5 to 1 lira) and a small café.
First we refresh ourselves, and get ready for this long day, that we will travel İzmir Çeşme Alaçatı Village Turkey in 1 day. After we ready, we asked Kamil Koc employees for transportation to Alacati. We are directed towards the main building to the bus station, namely upward. According to our notes before, we will take the bus Cesme Sehayat headed to Cesme, and on the way we will stop in Alacati.
Exactly 6.30 we left Izmir, we will be arrive at Alacati Village around 8am. Leisurely walk around the village of Alacati. There is still plenty of stores not open yet, partially they open at 9-10 o’clock in the morning. Finally see one restaurant that is open and available WIFI, we decided to eat breakfast there. The place is cozy, the food is good though a bit pricey compared to food in other regions of Turkey.
We still have a long time, we finally decided to left our luggage at this restaurant. We walk up the hill, take some photos, and then we back to the restaurant to take our luggage and proceed to Cesme.
Alacati Village to Cesme
Back to the bus stop earlier, there is dolmus available headed to Cesme from Alacati Village in several choice of hours. Please note the exact hours for time slot before the next departure dolmus, so you will not miss the dolmus 🙂
Upon arrival in Cesme bus station, the first time we booked a bus ticket to return to Izmir of course, still with Cesme Sehayat bus ride. There are some allocation of time, we decided to take the departure of about 4 pm, so we could eat and stroll around town Cesme. At the bus station we also can deposit our luggage.
Is there things to do in Cesme?
Already search in google, Cesme is a town on the seafront, with views of the sea and beautiful yachts. Not to be missed is stopped by the seafront sort baywalk, then climb up the hill, precisely in Cesme Castle Museum. Not far away from the bus station Cesme, just a short walk away.
Cesme to Izmir
Depart 4 PM from Cesme bus station, finally we arrive in Izmir bus station. We immediately seek dolmus to our next destination to Selcuk. The trip is not too long, as I recall 30-40 minutes. Selcuk city is a small city, and we are lodging in Selcuk is not far from the bus station. Once there, we walk leisurely toward the guest house. Time for relax and take some sleep! After traveling all day long and sleep on the bus the night before, finally we can sleep on a bed 🙂
Budget Travel İzmir Çeşme Alaçatı Village Turkey in 1 day
- 30 lira bus Cesme Sehayat from Izmir to Alacati/Cesme
- 3,5 lira dolmus Alacati to Cesme
- 8 lira tiket museum Cesme Castle
- 23 lira brunch in Alacati Village
- 6 lira lunch Cesme = our cheapest lunch in Turkey!
So I guess if you’re travel on budget & in a hurry, you can try my itinerary, travel İzmir Çeşme Alaçatı Village Turkey in 1 day. It’s a long day, but not too tired and we really enjoy our 1 day trip, travel İzmir Çeşme Alaçatı Village Turkey in 1 day 🙂
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