The ancient city of Ephesus has been the center of attention over milleniums for numerous reasons.This magnificent city was built by Ionians and later became a major Roman City.One of the seven wonders of the ancient world Temple of Artemis is located in Ephesus.The first church dedicated for Virgin Mary is in Ephesus.Ephesus is one of the seven churches of Asia minor that received a letter from Jesus.
You will feel the sense of Historical sites by walking throygh the ancient streets of Ephesus and you will certainly be amazed by some of the ancient buildings,especially the Celsus Library,Grand Theatre,Temple of Emperor Hadrian and Ancient Roman Latriners..
Your personal tour guide will be waiting you with a sign your name written and drive you to first visiting place to Ancient Ephesus;
Ancient Ephesus:The best preseved classic city in Eastern Mediterranean.The largest Open-Air Museum in Turkey.Ephesus contains more then 30 buildings and structures linked together by stres that still have the Marks of Ancient Chariot wheels.
Great Theatre: St Paul preached against the Pegans and Gladiators once engaded in battle.Originally holding 25,000 people, this theater was built in the Hellenistic period and was renovated by several Roman emperors. Designed for theatrical performances, later alterations allowed gladiatorial contests to be held here.
Library of Celsus:The faced which has been remarkably restored and probably most photographed place in Ephesus.Originally built in 115-25
Also you might see Odeon,Fountain of trajanTemple of hadrianstream baths of scholastic,Marble road,Agora,Temple of Domitian in Ephesus.
Temple of Arthemis: Considered one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, Ephesus’ Temple of Artemis was dedicated to the goddess of the hunt. Only the foundation and one column remains of this temple which once measured 425 feet long, 220 feet long.Paul’s successful ministry in this city was considered a threat to this very temple.The city reached the "Golden Age" and became a good model to the Antic World in culture and art, as well.
Sirince Village:was built on a slope overlooking Ephesus region and surrounded by vast orchards and olive groves.With its old Stone houses,cobblestone streets and lively town square,Sirince,is a snapshot from thw 19th century.
Ancient Orthodox church and the mosque of the Village are the breathtaking places to visit.You get welcomed by a local wine houses where you can sample famous fruit wines of the region.You get free time to relish this cute village and meet its friendly locals.This combined tour with Ephesus giving you chance to discover all region in same day.
Please ask for availabilty transfer from Izmir Airport&Port!