Ephesus was the second largest city in the Roman Empire with over 250.000 people in the first century B.C. Ranking only behind Rome,it was the second largest city in the world.
As the legend goes,Ephesus was built for a fish metophor,meaning it was a horbour city built on first ourland and this giant city was built only with marbel.All tought Ephesus is not inhabitad,it still alive imagine living 2000 years ago.Third largest library in the world is here in Ephesus.
Did you know this,pharmacy sign in Ephesus,where you would buy your medicine?If you wish you can even pray to goodes Nike for victory in your next challenge.
And in case you need to,you can use the state of the art public toilets,side by side,with no portition while discousing politics with the cities legands.
With the seating capacity over 24.000 people,you can watch an unforgottable performance at the world famous amphitheatre of Ephesus,but dont expect any comfy chairs.
Discover world famous UNESCO sights of Turkey.Halfday Ephesus_Temple of Artemis Shore Excursion with local guide will be unforgettable experiance.Walk on ancient roads of Roman City,learn the history of early Christian of the region like Mother Mary,St John and even St Poul.
Pick up is available from located Kusadasi / Selcuk hotels and Kusadasi Port.Pick up time is filexiable.Duration is 4 hours,All admission fees to atractions included in the price.Lunch is optional.Guide in your own language is available.End of the tour we drop you back original departure point.
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 Trajan,Temple of Hadrian,stream 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.