For travellers in Cesme, no visit to the area would be complete without an afternoon of sightseeing in Izmir.
Capital of the Aegean region, Izmir is one of the largest cities in Turkey and boasts unique architecture and a vibrant architecture to tempt tourists. Less than an hour from Cesme and with an enviable location on the water, Izmir offers the ideal solution for exciting sightseeing without the hassle of travelling long distances.
Easy sightseeing in Izmir
A hub of culture in Turkey, Izmir has more than enough sightseeing options on offer. Visitors can stop by the many shops and cafes in the Kemeralti bazaar district for authentic cuisine and uniTque local goods - there are plenty of each to be found in Izmir.
Located in the heart of Izmir, Konak Square is a central start point for a day of sightseeing ,where visitors can catch a glimpse of the iconic Izmir Clock Tower, a local landmark built in 1901.
Towards the south end of the square, Ege University's cultural centre has art and entertainment cornered with the opera house, music academy and museum of modern art.
Standing out amongst other Cesme hotels, guests at the Radisson Blu Resort & Spa Cesme are well placed to enjoy the best local attractions, as well as for sightseeing further afield in Izmir.
The city of Izmir is easily reached by car and offers an alternative sightseeing destination for visitors who have already been exploring on the Chios Islands Ferry.