Şirince: As charming as the meaning of the name indicates, Şirince is a lovely little village comprised of narrow streets with old adjacent houses. Though a small village, Şirince is worldwide famous as the hub of fruit wines.
Şirince is a district of Selçuk located in Izmir province. According to old sources the history of the town, referred to as “Ephesus in the Mountains,” dates back to the ancient times.
It is known that the crisp white houses that are well preserved in the present day were constructed in the 19th century. Preserved in their original architectural state amidst a lush green landscape, the houses reveal a magnificent view.
Well known for its boutique hotels, small restaurants, wine cellars and hospitable Aegean people, Şirince is ready to welcome guests in any season!
Şirince, the name of which means “charming”, is an Aegean village that is indeed identical with the meaning of its name for its magnificent landscape composed of lush green forests , olive trees and ample vineyards. In the vicinity of Izmir and holiday resorts such as Çeşme and Kuşadasi, ŞirinceRead More
As a small but charming village Şirince attracts great attention for its festival offering a rich program with colorful activities. Organized in October every year, the Şirince Vintage Culture, Art and Friendship Festival becomes the scene of a variety of entertaining activities and events such as live performances, wine tastingsRead More
How can I get there?
In close proximity to Izmir, Şirince is within easy reach via a variety of transportation alternatives. There are direct flights to Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport from all destinations of Turkey and major destinations of Europe. The transportation vehicles leaving from the airport will take the passengers to Selçuk where theyRead More