private Ephesus city tour with Terrace Houses


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Shore Excursion, Food and Wine, Museums / Culture


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 5



English (fluent), Turkish (fluent)

private ephesus tour with terrace houses accomponied by a licenced tour guide

This tour cover the main site of Ephesus ancient city plus the magnificent Terrace Houses so called the Houses of the Wealthy Ephesians.
It will help us to get a greater understand just how advanced this ancient civilization was! They lived in style with truly every 'modern' convenience.
Most terrace houses had modern day luxuries such as hot and cold running water and central heating! You will be amazed with the beauty of the frescoes on walls, intricate ground tile mosaics, mural panels of mythological characters and known aristocrates. .
It is time to say ' In some ways so little has changed, in others so much. '
There is one important point for this tour that visitors who would like to visit this site should expect so many steps going up and going down. You will be walking on some transparent floors which enable you to see the below.
And visiting the archeological museum will help you to complete the picture of Ephesus and life in this ancient city since you will see the rich collection of findings.


After disembarkation, I will meet you at the port. Drive about half an hour to the ancient city of Ephesus.
The tour of Ephesus is going to be a walking tour from its Upper Gate down to the ancient Harbour area. While walking along the ancient city you will enjoy the collonaded streets, the Odeon, Hadrian Temple, Public lavatories, Stream Baths of Scholastica, luxurious terrace houses decorated with mosaics and frescoes, shops, avenues, impressive Library of Celcius and the Grand Theater.
Lunch will be in a local restaurant. After lunch, we will visit the archeological museum of Ephesus.
Tour ends at the cruise terminal of Kusadasi

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: The tour starts at the port of Kusadasi.

End location: port of Kusadasi

Duration: 6 hours


Brand new Mercedez van with AC and comfortable seats

What’s Included

English speaking tour guiding service.
Private van with AC.
Gas and parking fees

Estimated Local Cash Needed

105 Turkish Lira - Lunch 25TL
Museums 80

What’s Extra

Museum tickets

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Nesrin was wonderful. Very knowledgeable and super personality. Would use again.
Patricia Mitchell

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