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Ancient City of Ephesus

Selcuk 35920, Turkey
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Selcuk 35920, Turkey
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not to missed when in Izmir. Amazing place. Huge. Ephesus tour consists of the visit to the following; Temple of Artemis= one of the 7 wonders of the ancient world,which right now what remains only is the column.located in the near the town center Virgin...More

Thank Mishgreeka
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ephesus is an amazing experience of an ancient civilization. Its rich history and despite centuries having passed, the restoration and ongoing archeological excavations seem to bring into perspective what life was in a time in the past . The amphi theatre is an amazing place...More

Thank drbadds
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ephesus was good, but not as good as Aphrodisias. We went at 8am in winter, and it was empty! But crowds started to pour in at around 9.30 - 10. So, go early!

Thank Jacqueline W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are two entrances in Ephesus. We started at the upper gate and ended at the lower gate with the help of a tour guide. Because the city is on a slope, it is better to start at the top and finish at the bottom,...More

Thank Miranda C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wear a nice pair of walking shoes, sunglasses, hat and bring a bottle of water will make your visit a great experiences. A lot to do, many place to climb, and a lot of photo points.

Thank Danaiya T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you like history, this is the heaven on earth. You may need at least 2-4 hours to properly visit the place. The climate is the grand theatre towards the end. Expect a lot of walking on rocky roads and even climbing on some ancient...More

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So huge place,you can find yourself at old ages.feel like ancient here is the place to visit for.you can come by izban from izmir to Selçuk after that in selcuk town visit selcuk castle and near by there is a terminal ,small blue dolmus's .they...More

Thank ARyen M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a highlight of my trip to this region. I was surprised how well preserved is whole city. I did enjoy the great theatre and the library of Celsius. I would advice to take very comfortable shoes (lots of walking on irregular stones) and...More

Thank Aragorn65
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best archaeological site I have ever seen. Amazing!!! You need at least 2,5 hours to visit this beautiful place. A whole city!!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a guided tour. We learned a lot about ancient greece. These antique ruins are a wonder, temple of Diana, the Celsus Library, the temple of Artemis, the theatre and many more. I highly recomment to visit of this wonder, one of the seven!

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Bernard C
25 December 2017|
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Response from Nancy W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I think you would. I had to have Achilles tendon surgery only two weeks after this tour, and I was successfully able to walk there. It’s a bit tough, but if this a once in in a lifetime deal, I think you should go for... More
4 December 2016|
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Response from Mert U | Reviewed this property |
I recommend you not to go there directly and take a guide who tries to be guide of the random people. I can recommend you to book a guided tour from jollytur or even on tripadvisor !
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Hooman N
20 August 2016|
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Response from moki786 | Reviewed this property |
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