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Izmir Map, Turkey

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Izmir Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Izmir with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Izmir useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Izmir!

Izmir Travel Guide

Izmir, TurkeyIzmir is the city in Turkey with the third highest population and the biggest port of Turkey as well. You can find it by the Aegean Sea in the Gulf of Izmir, and it is Izmir Province's capital. There are nine metropolitan districts in Izmir, and each of them has got it's own temperament and distinct features. As of 2007, the population of the whole city was 2,649,582; and 2,606,294 of that is in urban areas. Izmir has... read more

Izmir Sightseeing

Izmir, TurkeyTraces of Izmir’s rich past are still visible today, as archeological investigations revealed numerous historic sites. The affirmation that present Izmir lies on top of centuries of history is by no mans an exaggeration. As archeologists dig back to pre-Hellenistic Age, the Tomb of Tantalus is already on display, not to mention the impressive ruins of the old Smyrna Agora, a Roman legacy, that have been transformed... read more

Izmir Nightlife

Izmir, TurkeyYou can stroll along Alsancak and take in the many Greek houses that have been converted into bars and hang outs. This area offers the old world feel, but features modern music and drinks. There are many pubs cafes and some great little shops. The shops can be a bit pricey, but window shopping is always fun. There also a few delicious restaurants to try, but they too feature a higher price.  read more

Izmir History

Izmir, TurkeyIt was around 1500 B.C. when this region went under the control of Empire of Central Anatolian Hittite. Excavations and researches prove that the Hittites used to rule in many regions which are located around the city of İzmir thus proving the presence of İzmir during those days too. Also the point to note is that during those days this city was called by the name of Smyrna and İzmir is the latest name not a... read more

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