2 days in Cunda Island & Assos Itinerary

2 days in Cunda Island & Assos Itinerary

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Cunda Island
— 1 day
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Assos
— 1 night
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Cunda Island

— 1 day
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Taksiyarhis Kilisesi, see the interesting displays at Taksiyarhis Cunda Ayvalik Rahmi M. Koc Muzesi, and then get outside with Mola Beach Cunda.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Cunda Island trip planning tool.

Izmir to Cunda Island is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. The time zone changes from Turkey Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Izmir in October: highs in Cunda Island hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can drive to Assos.

Things to do in Cunda Island

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Assos

— 1 night
Assos, also known as Behramkale or for short Behram, is a small historically rich town in the Ayvacık district of the Çanakkale Province, Turkey.After leaving the Platonic Academy in Athens, Aristotle (joined by Xenocrates) went to Assos, where he was welcomed by King Hermias, and opened an Academy in this city. Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): appreciate the history behind Behramkale, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Assos Theatre, then explore the ancient world of Athena Temple, and finally go for a stroll along the water at Assos Antik Liman.

To find where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Assos trip builder site.

You can drive from Cunda Island to Assos in 2 hours. In October in Assos, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Assos

Historic Sites · Parks