Ephesus Ancient City & Sirince Village Tour from Kuşadası Port


Description

You will visit the landmarks of Ephesus Ancient City & Sirince Village in ful day private trip from Kuşadası Port.

Program

Tour Name : Ephesus Ancient City & Sirince Village Tour from Kuşadası Port
Travel Duration : 7  Hours
Service Level : Private Tour
Travel Destinations :  Ephesus Ancient City with the Terrace Houses, Temple of Artemis, Sirince Village, Traditional Turkish Lunch in a Local Restaurant
Pick up & Drop off: Kuşadası Port

Our Tour starts from Kuşadası Port. First stop is  the ancient Ephesus (Ephesos), the trade centre of the ancient world, a religious centre of the early Christianity.

Starting the historical tour from  the upper Magnesia Gate and walk through the ancient city, ending near the ancient Harbor.
Along the way you will See the Odeon, the Fountain of Trajan, the steam baths of Scholastika, the temple of Hadrian and the impressive library of Celsius which is probably the most distinctive building commonly associated with Ephesus.
Then we will stop  by the Terrace Houses in Ephesus ancient city ( Hillside houses. Those houses are located on the slopes of Bulbul Mountain, opposite the Hadrian Temple. The most qualified and wealthy social class of Ephesus was living in these luxuries houses which were decorated with frescoes on the walls and mosaic for the floors
Then  you will continue to The Grand Theater, where St. Paul preached, is the largest theater in antiquity with a capacity of 24,000 seats. You will return to your private vehicle through the Arcadian Way, where Mark Anthony and Cleopatra once rode in procession.
The next visit will be to the one of the most popular sites in Ephesus, the ruins of the Temple of Artemis. First built during the Archaic period, the temple is one of the Seven Wonders of Ancient World.
We will have a break for lunch in  one of the best local traditional Turkish restaurant.
There will be approx one hour for lunch and you will drive to the Sirince Village where has a classical Turkish village life; famous with wine houses, olive oils, handcrafts, organic vegetables and fruits. The village has synthesis of Turk-Greek culture, where we visit mosque and Orthodox church. All the narrow streets of the village belong to the women, selling handcrafts of all kinds, olive oil. Another attraction of Sirince is its fruity wine: try its taste in small cafes. 

Afterwards you drive back to port of Kusadasi.
 

Included:

Pick up and drop off frrom Kuşadası Port
All transfers with a modern air conditioned vehicle
English Speaking professional guide
All entrance fees
Lunch
Taxes, Highway tickets

Excluded:

Tips to the guide and driver