Combine visits to some of Turkey's most important highlights in this 8-hour guided shore excursion from Kusadasi. With a dedicated guide, visit Ephesus (Efeze), St. Mary's House, the Terrace Houses, and St. John's Basilica. This private shore excursion ensures personalized attention from your guide and includes lunch in a local restaurant.
Harken the days of biblical times during this full-day small-group tour of Ephesus from Kusadasi. Your knowledgable local guide will first take you to the historic Basilica of St. John, where the disciple wrote his famous gospel. Next you will visit the ancient city of Ephesus, once the greatest city in the Roman Empire and home to the Library of Celcius, Temple of Hadrian and the Odeon. After spending time exploring at your own pace you’ll travel to the House of the Virgin Mary, where the famous biblical figure is thought to have lived before she died. Don’t miss this opportunity to see some of the most ancient sites in all of Asia and learn about the region’s important history and culture.
Discover the ancient city of Ephesus on a half-day, small-group tour from Kusadasi that includes entrance fees and round-trip transport from your hotel or port. Learn about life, culture, and history in the once-thriving port city, with a three hour, guided walk through the UNESCO World Heritage Site. This small-group tour is limited to 15 participants for a personalized experience.
Get a dose of ancient history during this 4-hour tour of Ephesus. Your local guide will introduce you to what was once the greatest city in the Roman Empire and stop at famous sites such as the Temple of Hadrian, the Library of Celcius and the Odeon. After exploring the ancient city you’ll head to the House of the Virgin Mary, which is believed to be where the biblical heroine lived before she died. Your guide will inform you about the years of the Roman Empire and other essential periods in Turkish history.
When your ship is in Kusadasi, combine a visit to Ephesus with lunch and wine tastings on this private shore excursion. Traveling by private minivan, drive to the ruins of Greco-Roman Ephesus and tour its highlights, including the Library of Celsus and the Great Theater. Afterward, slow the pace with lunch, and an estate tour and wine tastings at an acclaimed winery. Entrance fees, lunch, wine tastings, and port pickup and drop-off included.
When your cruise ship docks in Kusadasi's port, embark on a private 7-hour shore excursion combining a visit to Ephesus (Efeze) and a Turkish cooking class. Hit the highlights of Ephesus, including the Forum, the Library of Celsus, the Great Theatre, and more; then head to a village-style property for a cooking class. Entrance fees, lunch and round-trip transport included.
Combine ancient history and Turkish cuisine on a full-day, private tour from Kusadasi to Ephesus. You’ll explore a fascinating Greek city with temples, monuments, and a grand theater, visit the Basilica of Saint John, then spend the afternoon cooking Turkish cuisine in a beautiful outdoor kitchen. With the personal experience of a private guide, this full-day tour includes pickup and drop-off at Kusadasi accommodations, entrance fees, lunch, and all activities for a worry-free day of Turkish discovery.
When your ship docks at Kusadasi, explore two of Turkey’s ancient highlights on a private half-day House of Mary and Ephesus shore excursion with an art historian guide. Visit Mary’s House, where a shrine marks Mary’s believed last home and then head to UNESCO-protected Ephesus. Tour this once-important Greco-Roman city to admire must-sees including the Great Theater as you uncover its history. Includes private air-conditioned transport, skip-the-line Ephesus admission, and port pickup and drop-off.
Visit the Ancient City of Ephesus alongside a private guide on a full-day tour from Kusadasi with lunch and a wine tasting at a local vineyard. Step into the world of ancient Greeks and Romans as you see Ephesus’ top sites, from the Library of Celsus to thermal baths, the Odeon, and the imposing Forum, then learn about Turkish wines on a sprawling estate. This 7-hour Ephesus tour includes pickup and drop-off in Kusadasi, lunch, a wine tasting, and entrance fees at the Ancient City of Ephesus.
Immerse yourself in ancient history and village culture on a half-day, private shore excursion from Kusadasi to Ephesus and Sirince. You’ll explore a ruined city’s temples, streets, and squares with an expert guide to bring the story of Ephesus to life, then continue to the village of Sirince to taste locally-made wine, enjoying the flexibility of a private tour throughout your trip. This 4-hour private shore excursion includes entrance fees, pickup and drop-off at the Kusadasi port, and all transport by private vehicle.
Take a half-day tour from Kusadasi to the ancient Roman town of EphesusVisit landmarks like the Agora, Terrace Houses, and the Virgin Mary’s homeSit down to a delicious Turkish lunch and learn about the history of the cityEnjoy complimentary round-trip transportation from your Kusadasi hotel
When your cruise docks in Kusadasi, watch the past come to life when you visit the ancient city of Ephesus and take a 3D virtual tour. See reconstructed images of seven major sites at Ephesus: Odeon Theatre, Curetes, Trajan Fountain, Hadrian Gate, Library of Celsus, Commercial Agora, and Arcadian Way. The visuals also show Ancient Romans played by live actors. Includes driver-guide, entrance fees, lunch, and pickup and drop-off from the cruise port in Kusadasi.