Tour Type: Private or Group Tour
Depart From: Cesme
Tour Duration: 12 Hours
Tour Highlights: Ephesus Antique City, Virgin Mary's House, Artemis Temple
Embark on a captivating full-day tour to unveil the enchanting wonders of Ephesus, a timeless gem nestled in the heart of Turkey. Immerse yourself in the sacred ambiance of Virgin Mary's House, a place of profound significance where you can feel the echoes of history whispering through its humble stone walls. As you walk in the footsteps of ancient civilizations, prepare to be awestruck by the remarkably preserved Ephesus Antique City, where iconic landmarks stand as silent witnesses to centuries of captivating history.
Ephesus Tour from Izmir Itinerary
Pick-up Time: 07:30
Pick-up Location: Your hotel in Izmir City
Ephesus Excursion from Cesme Itinerary
Hotel Pick-up: Our friendly team will meet you at your hotel in Cesme, ready to guide you on an unforgettable journey to Ephesus.
Virgin Mary's House: The spiritual journey commences with a visit to Virgin Mary's House, a place of pilgrimage for believers and a site imbued with a sense of serenity and reverence. Here, in this secluded abode, it is believed that the Virgin Mary spent the final years of her life.
Ephesus Antique City: Step into the ancient world as we delve into the wonders of Ephesus Antique City. Be captivated by the timeless beauty of the Celsus Library, a masterpiece of Roman architecture. Marvel at the awe-inspiring Great Theater, where once resounded the voices of thousands, gathered for entertainment and discourse. Discover the elegant Temple of Hadrian, adorned with intricate reliefs, and pause by the enchanting Fountain of Trajan. Pass through the majestic Hercules Gate, and feel the sacred aura of the Domitian Temple, a testament to the spiritual significance of the city.
Lunch Break: After a morning of exploration, indulge in a well-deserved lunch break at a local restaurant, savoring delectable flavors that celebrate the region's culinary heritage.
Artemis Temple: Our journey through time takes us to the remains of the Artemis Temple, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. As you stand amidst its scattered columns and remnants, you can't help but be in awe of the historical grandeur that once graced this hallowed ground.
Return to Cesme: As the day draws to a close, we embark on a comfortable journey back to Cesme, allowing you to reflect on the captivating experiences and fascinating stories that have unfolded throughout the day.
Hotel Drop-off: With the sun setting on a day filled with wonder and discovery, we bid farewell as we drop you off at your hotel in Cesme, cherishing the memories created together.
The schedule may be adjusted to accommodate local conditions and ensure a seamless experience, as we strive to offer you the best possible journey.
While the private tour option does not include lunch, rest assured that our knowledgeable guide will gladly recommend excellent local eateries for you to savor authentic cuisine, adding a delightful culinary dimension to your adventure.
For your comfort during the tour's walking and historical site exploration, we recommend wearing comfortable footwear and attire, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in the captivating history and breathtaking surroundings.
PRICE: Please send us an inquiry or contact via chat or whatsapp for prices.
Transfers with air conditioned modern vehicles.
Lunch ( in private tour option)
Entrance fees to sites
Personal Expenses and Tips
English Speaking Tour Guide
Entrance fee of Terrace Houses