Guided tour

Selçuk: Ephesus & Terrace Houses Guided Walking Tour

Selçuk: Ephesus & Terrace Houses Guided Walking Tour

From US$ 48.82 per person

Enjoy an all-inclusive tour of the ancient city of Ephesus with a licensed guide. Walk in the alleys of the Roman site and enter its Terrace Houses.

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Duration 3 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit Ephesus to see the glory of Roman heritage in Turkey
  • See the legendary site with its famous Terrace Houses
  • Learn about the history, culture, and life in Rome from an expert guide
  • Visit the legendary Library of Celsus reconstructed by archeologists
  • Complete your experience with a detailed tour of the famous Theatre of Ephesus
Full description
Explore the most famous Roman site in Turkey with its Terrace Houses in the company of an expert guide. The ancient city of Ephesus is one of the oldest sites being excavated in Turkey. Learn about its history and archaeological studies. Visit the Terrace Houses to understand the daily lives of ordinary Roman citizens. Experience the glamour of Rome as you gain an insight into the days of its zenith. Walk with your guide on the ancient roads of Ephesus. Discover Ephesus’s ancient walls scattered throughout the site as you learn how layered this city’s history is. See the famous Theatre at Ephesus and the reconstructed marvel of the Library of Celsus. Stroll past massive Roman pillars, city walls, and towers down to the harbor. Explore the vast remains of Ephesus as your guide talks about Greek mythology on the western coast of present-day modern Turkey. Understand the value of Greek culture shared between the shores of the Aegean Sea on the development of European civilization, arts, and literature. Stop at the theatre and dive into the history of this picturesque coastline to gain an understanding of the role of these little cities in Christianity. Learn how the locals reacted to St. Paul’s journey and how Virgin Mary ended up at this site traveling through the Middle East. End your tour after a detailed brief that completes the journey of the Virgin Mary at Ephesus. Learn about the spread of Christianity starting with the original inhabitants of this scenic and strategically-placed ancient city. Return with a deep knowledge of the Roman and Christian history of modern Turkey.
Includes
  • Entry ticket to the site of Ephesus
  • Entry ticket to Terrace Houses
  • Licensed tour guide
  • Walking tour at a relaxed pace
  • Transport to the meeting spot
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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We meet at the Odeon Cafe located at the high entrance of the Ephesus site. Here is the address: Zeytinköy Mah., Efes Üst Kapı Mevkii Sok., No:5, Selçuk, İzmir Your guide will have a sign that that says "Walks In Europe”

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