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Ancient City of Ephesus

Selcuk 35920, Turkey
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Small-Group, Half-Day Tour of Ancient Ephesus
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Selcuk 35920, Turkey
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ephesus was pretty much on our list of tours on our recent visit to Turkey. While we stayed in Izmir, we did a private tour of Ephesus along with a great guide - Oktaye, who was quite well informed and knowledgeable. His historical insights were...More

Thank zairar82
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed in aqua fantasy (best hotel in turkey) and decided to visit the local ruins. Not really expecting much as it was so close to the hotel and the town of kusidasi. ITS HUGE!!! Well worth a visit even if you need to go...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has a lot to tell about the Romans history. Witnessing the ruins and its strong structure built up during those times really changed my interest to study history, which was my least favourite subject at school. This place is amazing.

Thank Tun M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second visit to Ephesus this time we took the local bus. It stopped at what you would call the bottom end. So we took a taxi to the the top end 23tl. Buy water before you go in as there are no...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

While booking our holiday to Turkey, the visit to Ephesus was one that we were very excited about. It did not disappoint! The lost city provides a deep insight in to the way of life of the ancient Romans. There is a sense of intellectual...More

Thank Muhammad T
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I visited not knowing anything about the site. I wish that I had more time. I will definitely be back with a whole day next time.

Thank Dwane B
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We have traveled extensively and travel is my passion. Ephesus was one of the most amazing places I have ever been. The entire experience with our private tour guide left me speechless. I cannot recommend visiting this part of our world's history enough. It forever...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This amazing city spanning multiple empires including the greek and roman is an absolute must see. From the size of the site to the buildings and statues it really is like going back in time, truly one of the wonders and marvels of the world

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Ephesus was amazing - but please be careful as while we was walking there was a massive black snake behind us and there was literally no-one around other than us. If you dont like snakes i wouldn't recommend going to the very end of Ephesus.

Thank Elise W
Reviewed 31 October 2017

90 minute train journey from Izmir Basmane station 6.50 TL. Took a taxi (20 TL) to top of Ephesus - great value for 4 of us.. Lovely 2 hours walking down through the ruins. All spectacular. Museum card does NOT give access to the inner...More

Thank Adam B
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Response from Mert U | Reviewed this property |
I recommend you not to go there directly and take a guide who tries to be guide of the random people. I can recommend you to book a guided tour from jollytur or even on tripadvisor !
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19 August 2016|
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Response from moki786 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about the boat, but you can actually book a rental car online. Do a google search and you will find many rental offers.
17 August 2016|
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Response from David_F1206 | Reviewed this property |
You have a full resort in Kusadasi which is 30 min away
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