Holiday in Med offers you a wide range of Private Turkey Tours all around Turkey. Private Ephesus Tour from Oludeniz, Hisaronu, Fethiye is one them. We will pick you up from your hotel, resort, villa or apartment and drive to the town of Selcuk. After an hour and 30 minutes drive, we will stop for breakfast in the province of Mugla. We will break for about 40 mins. After Breakfast, we will carry on our journey to Ephesus. On the way to EPHESUS our guide will give you information about the plan of the day and history of Turkey. When you arrive at the Ephesus historical site, our guide will pay the admission fee and you will start to explore the historical site of Ephesus. Ephesus was the centre of commerce and culture in Roman times and the ruins there are preserved so well that you actually feel you are walking along the city roads! The ancient city was believed to have been founded in XVI – XI BC. In the VII century BC the city was destroyed, including the temple of Artemis, but this temple was restored at a later date by the King of Lydia, whose name was Croesus. Many famous historical Romans will have walked the same streets you will walk upon, e.g., Cassius, Cicero, Brutus (who conspired to murder Julias Ceasar) etc. Opposite the temple of Hadrian you will see the remains of the ‘houses on the hill’ – here lived the richest Romans. While you are walking through the ancient site our tour guide will give you the general history of Ephesus and you will visit the ruins one by one. What will you see at the Ephesus historical site? State Agora, Odeon, Hercules’ Gate, Trojan Fountain, Hadrian’s Temple, Celcius Library, Theatre and much more. If you would like to visit it, the Virgin Mary’s House is there and our guide will take you there if you wish, but it is at an extra cost. The Virgin Mary’s house is not included in the Ephesus tour. The virgin Mary was believed to have spent her last days there. After wondering around Ephesus, we will take you to the restaurant. There will be an open buffet Lunch on the Private Ephesus Tour from Oludeniz, Hisaronu, Fethiye, Calis. This lunch is not included in the price. After lunch you will start your journey back to your resort or hotel but on the way back we will stop for a comfort break for 20 minutes and our guide will offer you coffee which is included in the price. If you really enjoy the Private Ephesus Tour from Oludeniz, Fethiye, Hisaronu or Calis please don’t forget to leave a review for us!
Includes: Transportation, Guide.
Extras: Entrances fee, Lunch, and Drinks.