Walking Tour of Ephesus - 1 Day

Overview

If you are travelling by your private car or public transport, a walking tour of Ephesus is an excellent choice for you. You can walk through the marble streets of Ephesus, visit the temples built for Domitianus and Hadrian emperors of Rome. 

You should definitely visit the Grand Theatre and enjoy its ravishing atmosphere. There are also old Roman toilets (make-up tables), the marvelous Celsus Library and the Odeon to visit.

We should inform you that the best times to visit Ephesus are spring, fall or winter. If you are traveling by your private car or public transport, a walking tour is a good option for you.

You will have a chance to enter Ephesus before crowded groups and you can avoid the heat if you visit there late in the afternoon. This tour is the best for you to get to Ephesus.

Our experienced and knowledgeable guide will meet you at the upper gate of Ephesus.

Itinerary

Day 1
Ephesus

You will meet your local guide in Kusadasi or Izmir port/airport/hotel and he will first take you to the Temple of Artemis which is one of the seven wonders of the world.

After visiting the ruins of Artemis, Ephesus’ walking tour will start.
After your guide tells you the history of Ephesus, you can enjoy your free walk in the streets.
Ephesus ruins is the highlight of our tour and it is the biggest open-air museum in turkey. Besides it is the best preserved city on the Aegean sea coastline. A lot of celebrities like Mark Antony, Cleopatra, Virgin Mary and the Apostle John walked in these streets.

We suggest you visit the parliament building that makes you feel like one of the ancient Roman emperors. You can also sit and enjoy your walking there.
You should walk in the upper square of the city and have a look at the relentless Roman emperor’s temple.
When you walk through the Hercules gate, you will enjoy the lower city’s amazing view and see the mosaic Roman shops.

When you walk in the library, you will see that it is the best preserved library in the world.
As your final destination, you should visit the Grand Theatre. Its capacity is 25.000 seats.
Visiting other places such as Terrace Houses and Basilica of St. John is optional.

After the walking tour, we will drive you to Kusadasi or Izmir port/airport/hotel.

Including

  • Pick-up or Drop-off service from and to Airport(in our own vehicle)
  • Experienced and professional guiding service.
  • Entrance costs

Excluding

  • Entrance costs for Terrace Houses and Basilica of St. John
  • Lunch
  • Tips to guide and your own personal expenses.

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Walking Tour of Ephesus

Trip Facts

  • A modern and air-conditioned car
  • Kusadasi or Izmir port/airport/hotel
  • Walking Tour