Izmir, President Tunç SoyerIt hosts the most crowded group ever coming to the city with the Izmir-Midilli expeditions initiated with the initiatives of . Both sides are satisfied with the expeditions launched to reinforce friendship and revive tourism.
Mayor of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Tunç SoyerContinuing to work in line with the goal of making Izmir a world city, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality continues its Izmir-Midilli voyages that will accelerate sea tourism without interruption. İzmir Metropolitan Municipality İZDENİZ A.Ş. Within the scope of the flights launched by the General Directorate on June 17, the largest convoy of 123 people from Greece will spend the weekend in Izmir.
They will visit the city and do shopping.
The İhsan Alyanak Ship, which departed from Alsancak Port at 19:08.30 on Friday, 123 August, brought 12.30 people from Lesbos to İzmir on the same day. The people of Lesbos on the ship, which departed from Lesbos Port at 15.00, landed at Alsancak Port at XNUMX. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality and İZDENİZ A.Ş. officials informed the guests from Lesbos about the city and offered refreshments to the guests. Afterwards, the guests got on the buses and started the İzmir program.
Both sides are satisfied with the voyages
Deputy Mayor of Mytilene Municipality, Dimitra Alexandri, said, “We are very happy that there are such expeditions. We don't want to lose this time. It is as important to us as it is to you. We are very happy and want to be close. We are trying to do everything we can. We are friends, we will remain friends," he said. Alexandri Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç SoyerHe also expressed his happiness at the initiative of .
Nice program for the weekend
Tour operator Michaleli Georgia Aspasia said, “Mutual voyages are important for both sides and it benefits both sides. We hope you continue. Our Greek friends also want to come here. Most likely, the expeditions will be continuous. We are very happy to spend our Saturday and Sunday in Izmir,” she said.
I watched Izmir in the movie
Rafailia the Tzanava of Lesbos said, “I am coming to Izmir for the first time. I watched İzmir in a movie and liked it. I want to see as much as I can in these two days. Hopefully the trips continue. I want to come to Izmir again. If they make another program in September, I will be in it.”
The convoy will depart from Alsancak Port on Sunday, August 21 at 14.00:XNUMX.
Izmir-Midilli flights were realized in line with the mutual efforts of the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, the Municipality of Mytilene (North Aegean Periferiarchis) and the Governorship of Lesbos (North Aegean Periferia), which lasted for two years with devotion.
General information of sailings
The cruises are organized by the high-speed catamaran type passenger ship “İhsan Alyanak” departing from Alsancak Port. It departs from Izmir at 08.30 every Friday and returns at 18.00 every Sunday. Depending on the weather and sea conditions, the journey takes 2 hours and 30 minutes. Schengen Visa or Green Passport is required to join expeditions. Tickets are offered for sale online at Bilet.izdeniz.com.tr. In addition, tickets can be purchased by hand from the İZDENİZ sales office opened in İzmir Alsancak Port. The round-trip ticket fee is 890 TL, and the one-way ticket fee is 500 TL. There is a 7% discount for children aged 12-50. Children aged 0-6 can travel free of charge.