Daily Ephesus Tour from Istanbul by Flight

Visit the ancient city of Ephesus with one of the TOP RATED agencies in Turkey. Experience one of the major destinations of Turkey. This daily Ephesus tour starts with a flight from Istanbul to Ephesus (Izmir) to visit Temple of Artemis, Library of Celsus, Ancient city of Ephesus with ruins, and House of Virgin Mary. The tour ends with a flight back to Istanbul and a transfer to your hotel.

per adult from

$514

NZD

Duration

12 to 16 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Domestic Flight Ticket: Istanbul - Izmir
    • Domestic Flight Ticket: Izmir - Istanbul
    • Lunch - Open-buffet lunch will be served
    • Transportation
    • Entrance Fees
    • Local expert guide licenced by Ministry of Tourism
    • All Fees and Taxes
    • Entry/Admission - Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House)
    • Entry/Admission - The Temple of Artemis
    • Entry/Admission - Bibliotheque de Celsus
    • Entry/Admission - Ancient City of Ephesus
    • Entry/Admission - The Odeion
    What's excluded :
    • Drinks
    • Optional entrance to Ephesus Terrace Houses
    • Optional gratuities
    • Entry/Admission - Ephesus Terrace Houses
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House), Selcuk 35100 Turkey

    Early in the morning you will be transferred to airplane terminal from your hotel for a flight to Izmir.

    Upon your arrival to Izmir, we will welcome and transfer you to the office for a full day Ephesus Tour.

    You'll visit House of Virgin Mary, is a place where, according to the beliefs of many people Mary, the mother of Jesus, spent the last years of her life.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: The Temple of Artemis, Ataturk, Park Ici Yolu No:12, Selcuk Turkey

    The Templeof Artemis was built on sacred grounds for the Greek goddess Artemis. Artemis was the twin of Apollo and daughter to Zeus and Leto. She represented abundance, hunting and all things wild. Citizens would find refuge, safety and comfort in the temple. Based on recent archeologist's findings, evidence shows a flood destroyed the original Temple of Artemis.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: İsa Bey Mosque, Atatürk, St. Jean Cd. No:1, 35920 Selçuk/İzmir, Turkey

    Isa bey mosque is one of the best and important example which reflects the end of the Seljuk Empire period in late 14 C A.D. In addition, this mosque bears the imprint of Umayyad mosque in Damascus in which is one of the Islamic centers for scientists and scholars. The marble and tiles here make almost a harmonial visiual feast those who want to visit.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Bibliotheque de Celsus, Efes Selcuk Merkez, Selcuk, Selcuk Turkey

    Celsus Library is one of the most beautiful structures in Ephesus. Celcius Library was built in 117 A.D. Celsus Library was a monumental tomb for Gaius Julius Celsus Polemaeanus, the governor of the province of Asia; from his son Galius Julius Aquila. The grave of Celsus was beneath the ground floor, across the entrance and there was a statue of Athena over it. Because Athena was the goddess of the wisdom.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Ancient City of Ephesus, Selcuk 35920 Turkey

    Visit to Trajan Brothel and Grand Theatre.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: The Odeion, Efes Selcuk Merkez, Selcuk, Selcuk Turkey

    The Odeion of Ancient Ephesus was financed by a wealthy citizen named Vedius Antonius. It has a semi-circular shape, just like a small theatre. It had gradines divided into diazomas and two corridors on each side let people access the higher seats. There was also an orchestra and a podium.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Ephesus Terrace Houses, Selcuk 35148 Turkey

    The Terrace Houses in Ephesus consists of luxurious residential houses, next to Curetes Street and opposite the Temple of Hadrian.

    Three terraces were established around 200 BC on the slope of the latter Terrace Houses, by using massive stone walls. On the northernmost terrace, a representative dwelling house was already built in the 1st century BS, whereas on the other ones a handicraft quarter developed. In the course of the erection of the Roman Dwelling Units, the Hellenistic constructions were demolished and leveled. Please note that this attraction visit is optional.

    Duration: 30 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick-up is available from any central Istanbul accommodation inclusive of hotels, aparts, hostels as well as Galata Port (Karakoy).Ports
    • Karakoy Galata Port
    Departure Time :
    4:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • Please note that visiting durations at the attractions might change.
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Travel Tips Turkey

Activity ID: V-86377P34

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