Private Ephesus Tour From Izmir

In the morning, you will be picked up from your Izmir hotel and drive to Ephesus.

We reach to Ephesus. Ephesus, was the second largest city in the Roman Empire over 250.000 people in the 1st BC. Ranking only behind Rome it was the second largest city in the world. Ephesus was also a harbour city. And, this giant city was built only with marbel.

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

Temple of Artemis or Artemision, also known as the Temple of Diana, was a Greek Temple dedicated to the goddess Artemis. It was located in Ephesus and it was one of the seven wonders of the world.

The Isabey Mosque, constructed in 1374 – 1375, is one of the oldest and most impressive works of architectural art remaining from the Anatolian Beyliks.

In the end of the tour, you will be transferred to your hotel.

per adult from

$206

NZD

Duration

7 to 8 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Professional Tour Guide
    • Pick Up & Drop Off
    • Insurance
    • Private A/C Mercedes
    • Entry/Admission - Brothel
    • Entry/Admission - Arcadian Way
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of Domitian
    What's excluded :
    • Entrance Fees
    • Food & Drinks
    • Personal Expenses
    • Guide & Driver Tips - Gratitue
    • Parking Fees
    • Entry/Admission - Ancient City of Ephesus
    • Entry/Admission - The Temple of Artemis
    • Entry/Admission - Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House)
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Ancient City of Ephesus, Selcuk 35920 Turkey

    Ephesus, was the second largest city in the Roman Empire over 250.000 people in the 1st BC. Ranking only behind Rome it was the second largest city in the world.

    Duration: 2 hours

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

    Temple of Artemis or Artemision, also known as the Temple of Diana, was a Greek Temple dedicated to the goddess Artemis. It was located in Ephesus and it was one the seven wonders of the world.

    Duration: 30 minutes

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

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

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Isa Bey Mosque, Selcuk Turkey

    The Isabey Mosque, constructed in 1374 – 1375, is one of the oldest and most impressive works of architectural art remaining from the Anatolian Beyliks.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Brothel, Selcuk Turkey

    A peristyle house on the corner of Curetes Street and the Marble Road is known as the brothel, because in the excavations, a statue of Priapus with an oversize phallus was found in the house. The statue is now presented in Ephesus Museum.

    The construction of the building dates to the Trajan (98-117 A.D.) It has two entrances, one from the Marble Road and one from the Curetes Street. It has a hall on the first floor , and on the second floor there are number of small rooms. On the west side of the house there is a reception area with colored mosaics on the floor, symbolizing the four season. The chamber next to it is the bath of the house with an elliptical pool. On the floor of the pool, there is a mosaic describing three women eating and drinking, a waitress standing, a mouse and a cat nibbling crumbs.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Arcadian Way, Selcuk Turkey

    This street is situated between the Harbour Baths and the Ephesus Great Theatre. Entering from the port, traders and sailors would first arrive in this street. So it was designed gorgeous with marbel slabs and colonnades. It was constructed in the Hellenistic Period, but then was restored during the reign of the Emperor Arcadius (395-408 AD.), from whom it takes its present name.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Temple of Domitian, Selcuk Turkey

    The temple, built in pro-style plan, had eight columns on the short side and thirteen columns on the long side, and four additional columns in front of the cella. At the northern side there was an u-shaped altar, which is now displayed in Izmir museum.

    It was in the reign of Domitian that an emperor gave permission to built an Emperor Temple; that is the permission to be the 'neocoros' for the first time, which was a great honor for a city.

    Duration: 10 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We will pick you up from all hotels in Izmir, Kusadasi, Izmir Port, Izmir Airport.Airports
    • Adnan Menderes Airport, Izmir Turkey
    Ports
    • Izmir Port, Umurbey, 35230 Konak/İzmir, Turkey
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

12

Organised by Turkey Tours Company

Activity ID: V-210351P58

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