All Inclusive Private Ephesus Tour
Design your own itinerary for Ephesus and around on this 4-6 hours custom tour with private guide and driver. Choose from sights including the UNESCO World Heritage Site of ancient Ephesus, the Temple of Artemis, Meryemana (the Virgin Mary's House), and the Basilica of St. John.
All Inclusive Private Ephesus Tour provides best service with no hidden charge.Itinerary
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Ancient City of Ephesus, Selcuk 35920 Turkiye
This enclosure for archaeological remains at Ephesus elegantly reconciles historic conservation with accessibility for visitors. The site of a succession of great ancient civilizations, Ephesus, on the south-west coast of modern Turkey, embodied a peculiarly fertile synthesis of architecture and culture. In 356BC the Greeks built the Artemesium (a colossal Ionic temple dedicated to Artemis the fertility goddess) which was one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world. During the 2nd century BC, Ephesus was the fourth largest city in the eastern Roman Empire, famous for its Artemesium, the Library of Celsus and its medical school..
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At:
The Temple of Artemis, Ataturk, Park Ici Yolu No:12, Selcuk Turkiye
The Temple of Artemis is known as one of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world. It has been built in the areas of Ephesus on a flat area which has over the centuries turned into a swamp. If you visit Ephesus today, you can only see the ruins of the foundations of this marvelous construction of the Hellenistic Age, entirely made of marble and full of sculptured columns' capitals and shafts. The most beautiful remaining of this temple are today exhibited in the London British Museum.
The oldest remaining found date back till the 6th century BC. It was surrounded by 36 huge columns, later enlarged upon the orders of the Lydia King, Kreisos, during the 6th century BC. Most of the exhibits in the London British Museum belong to this period.
Duration: 30 minutesStop At:
The Basilica of Saint John, Isa Bey Mahallesi, 2013. Sk. No:1, Selcuk 35920 Turkiye
It is believed that the evangelist St. John had spent his last years in the region around Ephesus and buried in the southern slope of Ayosolug Hill. Three hundred years after the death of St. John, a small chapel was constructed over the grave in the 4th century. The church of St John was changed into a marvelous basilica during the region of Emperor Justinian (527 -565 AD).
Duration: 30 minutesStop At:
Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House), Sultaniye Mahallesi, Selcuk 35100 Turkiye
House of Virgin Mary is located on the top of the "Bulbul" mountain 9 km ahead of Ephesus, the shrine of Virgin Mary enjoys a marvelous atmosphere hidden in the green. It is the place where Mary may have spent her last days. Indeed, she may have come in the area together with Saint John, who spent several years in the area to spread Christianity. Mary preferred this remote place rather than living in crowded place.
The house of Virgin Mary is a typical Roman architectural example, entirely made of stones. In the 4th century AD, a church, combining her house and grave, has been built. The original two-stored house, which consisted of an anteroom (where today candles are proposed), bedroom and praying room (Christian church area) and a room with fireplace (chapel for Muslims).
Duration: 40 minutes
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Pricing applies to all travelers (except infants)"
"Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time, and re-boarding time"
"A minimum of 3 people per booking is required"
"Infant seats available"
"According to the new regulations in Turkey, the ministry of transport requires all passengers' full names as on passport, passport numbers and nationality"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
Duración: 4 To 6 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
Traveler pickup is offered
Izmir Cruise Port, Kusadasi Cruise Port, Kusadasi Hotels, Izmir HotelsAirports
- Adnan Menderes Airport, Izmir Turkiye
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
- Scala Nuova Shopping Center Kusadasi Aegean Ports, Camikebir, Liman Cd., 09400 Kuşadası/Aydın, Türkiye
- Izmir Port, Umurbey, 35230 Konak/İzmir, Türkiye
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.