1. Turkey
  2. Aegean Region
  3. Izmir
  4. Ephesus

Ephesus and its Terrace Houses: Private Full-Day Tour

Product ID: 34164
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Enjoy a spectacular private sightseeing tour of the beautiful ruins of Ephesus on this full-day tour from one of its neighboring towns. Stroll the open-air museums and the ancient marble streets, and admire the terrace houses of the Bulbul Mountain.
About this activity
Duration 4.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live guide
Spanish, English, Italian

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Any port, airport or hotel.
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  • Visit the spectacular ruins of the Library of Celsus and the Temple of Hadrian
  • Admire the marvelous Odeion Theatre and the Fountains of Trajan and Polio
  • Marvel at the beautiful frescos and mosaics of the terrace houses on Mt. Bulbul
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Enjoy a relaxing drive to the stunning ancient city of Ephesus, considered to be one of the most spectacular open-air museums in Turkey and the entire world, and a sight not to be missed on any visit to Turkey.

Embark on a private tour of the archeological site, and stroll down the ancient 2,000 year-old marble streets to admire the fantastic ruins of the Library of Celsus, the stately Temple of Hadrian, and the beautiful decay of the Fountains of Trajan and Polio. Visit the famed Temple of Domitian, and hear the fascinating story of its fallen emperor, and then continue to the ancient social gathering place of The Baths of Scholastica. End your tour of Ephesus with a visit to the spectacular Ephesus Odeion Theater, whose capacity of 24,000 spectators keeps it as one of the largest amphitheatres of the ancient world.

End the tour with a visit to the stunning and luxurious terrace houses on the slopes of the Bulbul Mountain, formerly the homes of the Ephesus' wealthy, filled with stunning frescoes and mosaics.
  • Licensed English-speaking guide
  • Air-conditioned luxury vehicle with a professional driver
  • Pick-up and drop off services
  • Entrance fees to museums and sites according to the above itinerary
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities to guide and driver
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Any items not specifically mentioned as included

When you get there

Know before you go
Please remember to bring:
• Camera
• Sunhat
• Comfortable walking shoes