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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 today

this is the ancient city of the turkish empire.in english it is called ephesus,in turkish they call it efes. " efes" is also the best selling beer brand of turkey.here you will see the ruins of the ancient city with the impressive library of ephesus...More

Thank dharmishmehta
Reviewed yesterday

What history is found here! There ancient hostly of Ephesus where Paul established a church and Jesus sent a letter to them near the ned of the first century. The amphitheater and library and the streets were amazing! I just see, one of my favorite...More

Thank 305jackanddebbie305
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The city is well worth a visit. Don't so the trip with the tour company use local transport. We caught a bus outside our hotel(their are people who help you) they are every 10 minutes. 5 lira to the city then get the horse and...More

Thank karl71966
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely to learn about the past. Quality of what is left is quite amazing. Worth having a tour and is a cheap time out. This place can also be seen from the waters which is a different look to being on the ground. Loads to...More

Thank Ruhel A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited Ephesus as part of a tui excursion and enjoyed it so much ! The lady who showed us round told us a lot of facts about the place and we took some beautiful photographs if u visit kusadasi deffinately visit Ephesus

Thank Stacey B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ephesus, as you'd expect is well maintained and is a great historic site. There seem to be two entrances - the one near the huge stadium and one at the other end (so the ruins get more impressive as you move along). We started here...More

Thank Hailsk2411
Reviewed 4 days ago

Most likely the best and most mesmerising excursion I did ever. Walking down the path, leaning against a pillar St. Paul most likely did too. Letting the imagination flow and trying to envisage how this looked many many centuries ago. Try to get there early...More

Thank Fanus W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Me and my girlfriend have visited countless ancient sites and cities throughout our trip around the globe such as, Pompeii, Knossos, Erythrai, Acropolises both in Athens and Pergamon etc. So when we decided to visit the Ephesus, we thought it was going to be just...More

Thank MehmetSabuncu
Reviewed 5 days ago

We travelled from Kusadasi to the site. We caught a dolmus ( a mini bus which can be hailed at the roadside) to Selcuk which was the hub for transport on to Ephesus. Both trips were very cheaply priced. We were dropped off at the...More

Thank marjoriemay
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a World Heritage site!The ancient city of Ephesus dates back to an 11 Century BC settlement build up by The Greeks, followed by Romans in 133 BCand finally the Ottoman Empire. Restoration is still taking place however it is an amzing experiece just...More

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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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19 August 2016|
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Response from moki786 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about the boat, but you can actually book a rental car online. Do a google search and you will find many rental offers.
17 August 2016|
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Response from David_F1206 | Reviewed this property |
You have a full resort in Kusadasi which is 30 min away
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