Welcome to my playground at Ephesus Ancient City ;)
Please imagine for a second:
There is a county in the World which hosted more then forty civilations. People were fed by its fields. Took bath in the natural spring waters. Fell in love sometimes in a dangereous way and built splendid buldings for theirs deities.
Do not force yourself for imagination, you do not see any dreams when close your eyes. Actually while listening to me, glorious ancient city of Ephesus will come alive before your eyes.
If you would like to visit Ephesus and its around where you feel different things at every spots, you have a chance to meet with me as your specialist tour guide and your knowledgable local person
who will be your friend. .
You are able to find answers for all your questions.
My all private tours give the chance to have enough time for searching the caches :-)
*I can arrange tours over 10 pax, please ask for Best Quote!and let me know certain number as well.
**According to your request, we can skip or add some sights to the suggested tour programs. Please inform me know about it.
***If you wish, I can create a customized tour for your approval. (According to your requests I will do my best!)
****Ephesus tours from Kusadasi is almost the same to the ones from Izmir. The only difference is time required. Ephesus is more or less 50-60 minutes away from Izmir and 20-30 minutes from Kusadasi.
Note: Also I have many possible tour options, travelers are able to offer or request to me. that's why if you like to visit other places please ask me that I can create a customize tour or I show you some unpublished tour which are already ready to show you.
Please let me mention myself:
I was born in Istanbul in 1986. I got married in 2011. My wife "Aysun" is also a professional tour guide like me. We studied together at the university. She was my classmate. We have 2 baby boy now. First one was born in 13/07/2013 :) His name is Atlas. Second one was born in 30/12/2015. His name is Aras who was the our Happy New Year's Gift :)). Our home in Kusadasi and we are living in a resort and port town named Kusadasi, located very close to Ephesus.
I had studied Travel Management and Tour Guiding at Adnan Menderes University for 5 years in Kusadası. I have been working in tourism since 2004. I have learned this business at school and at agencies, When I studied I also worked in several agencies in Kusadası. And now I have been learning that business in my experiences. I do not repeat myself, I am always renewing and refreshing my knowledge. Because my aim is selected to be a valuable guide. Therefore, I am creating the differences in my business. You will not realize how the time passes while I am sharing my enthusiasm and experiences in an unforgettable day.
I do not promise of %100 satisfaction guarantee like the all the other guides do. But I promise of %99 satisfaction guarantee. If you wonder why :), please feel free to contect me 24/7 though the form "Ask a Question"
***In accordance with the recent amendments of laws regarding tour guiding in Turkey, the guides are not allowed to directly sell tours. So, please note that the tours quaranteed here are to be by means of an officialy registered A Class Tourism & Travel Agency.
If you have any question please feel free to contact me 24/7 though the form "Ask a Question" .
A Recent Review of this guide
Atilla gave our family a splendid professional private tour through Ephesus. His knowledge on the ancient city was fabulous. We loved the extra information he shared from the Archeologists who worked on the site and the extra introduction to some of the ancient Turkish ceramicists and their works. By taking the tour with Atilla we were also interacting and having an opportunity to support the Turkish locals around Ephesus. We recommend him highly.
I studied history and architecture of Greek,Roman,Byzantine,Selcuk Turks and Ottoman Empire ,mythology,history of religions. My graduation ceremony was in Odeon(Bouleuterion) in Ephesus Ancient City.I got my official license from ministry of culture and tourism.
Why my english setting is " advanced " and not "fluent". I like to say that:English is not my native language. I have an accent as I am not from UK/Canada/US/Australia so that's why is better to set "advanced" which means I can keep a fluent conversation but that I have an accent which is clear and easy to understand.
Guides do not organize tour without the Agency And Agencies do not organize tour without a licensed tour guide too!According to Turkish law tours can be organize only by agency so tours are listed here done by Licensed Travel Agency.