Kusadasi Ancient City of Ephesus Guided Sightseeing Tour with Lunch

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  • Adult50€
  • Child (4-7)45€
  • Infant (0-3)Free
  • Tour Guide English, Russian
  • Hotel Transfer Yes
  • Tour Times 08:30 / 18:30

Kusadasi Ancient City of Ephesus Guided Sightseeing Tour with Lunch

Enhance your sightseeing experience while in Kusadasi by joining an amazing excursion towards the infamous Ephesus. This full day Ephesus Tour From Kusadasi promises to offer you long lasting memories and interesting information about the history and importance of Ephesus. Except from visiting this UNESCO site of cultural heritage, other incredible places of interest are included in the schedule. Thus, get away from the crowds and unfold the hidden secrets of this ancient city.

Our Ephesus Tour From Kusadasi takes place every day, during the morning. A fully air conditioned and comfortable car will pick you up from your hotel in Kusadasi. The bus will drive you towards the first stop of this excursion, Ephesus, which is approximately 40 minutes away from Kusadasi. During this tour, you will be accompanied by a professional tour guide. The experienced guide will provide interesting descriptions and information about the places of interest.

The first stop of this excursion will take place at the ancient city of Ephesus. This city used to be a central trading point due to its large harbour. In fact, during the Roman period, Ephesus used to be the largest city in terms of population. What makes it truly spectacular is that it is constructed solely by marble.

Among the most notable monuments of Ephesus is the ancient theatre, the Hadrian Gate, the library and the statute of Goddess Nike. In addition, the infamous Temple of Artemis is also located there which is included in the 7 wonders of the world. Ephesus is characterised as UNESCO site of cultural heritage due to its history and great importance.


After spending some time there, you will enter the bus and continue towards the next stop of this excursion, which is the House of Virgin Mary. This house can be found in a beautiful and quiet location surrounded by the tranquillity of nature. It is believed that Virgin Mary spent her last days there with Saint John.

The last stop of the Ephesus Classic Tour will be made at the Isabey Mosque. This religious monument was constructed in 1374-75 and forms one of the oldest and most impressive examples of the Anatolian Baylinks architecture. During your time there, you may admire the beauty of this impressive structure and snap some interesting photos.

In between the stops, a lunch break will also be offered. The meal will be served at a local restaurant where you will have the opportunity to enjoy freshly made recipes. By the end of the last stop, the bus will continue on its way back to Kusadasi. Full of great memories and impressed by the enormous history of Ephesus, you will return back to your hotel during the afternoon.


  • Step into antiquity on a full-day trip from Kusadasi to the Ancient City of Ephesus that explores the ruins of a Roman port and the Virgin Mary’s House
  • Explore the UNESCO-listed ruins of Ephesus including Celsus Library, Great Theater and the Odeon
  • Marvel at the remains of the Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World
  • Learn about the history of Ephesus through your guide's commentary

Hotel Pick-up

Kusadasi Hotels08:00 / 08:30

Kusadasi Port – 08:00 / 08:30

What's Included

  • Hotel Transfer (Both Ways)
  • Fully Air Conditioned Bus
  • Ancient City of Ephesus
  • Temple of Artemis
  • Guided Tour
  • Lunch

What's Excluded

  • Drinks
  • Entrance Fee
  • House of Virgin Mary

Don't Forget

  • SKIP-THE-LINE ENTRANCE. allow you to bypass long lines
  • This Tour is Not Suitible For Guests With Walking Difficulties.
  • Hat, Sun Cream, Sunglasses, Camera, Comfortable Shoes, Comfortable Clothing.
  • Children will be asked to present their valid passports at the entrance of the museums in order to validate their age.

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Excursion Mania

Tour Program

Unfold the history of Ephesus by participating in a memorable Ephesus Tour From Kusadasi. This full day excursion is ideal for those who wish to get away from the crowds and enjoy a unique sightseeing experience. The tour will take you towards the city of Ephesus to admire its spectacular architecture and observe, among others, the infamous Temple of Artemis. The tour includes also visits in other interesting and important monuments of the area.

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Ephesus Tour From Kusadasi

Pick up: During the morning, a modern and comfortable bus will pick you up from your place of accommodation in Kusadasi. The road trip will have an approximate duration of 40 minutes.

Tour guide: The Ephesus Classic Tour includes also a guided tour. A professional tour guide will accompany you and explain everything you need to know about the places of interest. The guide will also be in charge to provide assistance if needed.

Ephesus: The first stop of this excursion will take place at the ancient city of Ephesus. This impressive location and the monuments of the city are characterized as UNESCO site of cultural heritage. Walking around Ephesus will take your breath away as the city is entirely made by marble. During your time there, you will have the opportunity to visit the ancient theatre and observe the infamous temple of Hadrian. Ephesus was known to have a library and the impressive statue of Nike, among other interesting structures.

Lunch: The excursion includes also a lunch break that will take place at a local restaurant. There, participants will have the opportunity to taste local freshly made recipes. The lunch break will also be a great opportunity to relax and enjoy your time between sightseeing.

Visiting House of Virgin Mary: Another stop will be made at the House of Virgin Mary. What makes this monument important is that Virgin Mary spent her last days there with Saint John. Nowadays, the house attracts thousands of visitors who wish to experience the holy atmosphere and the serenity of the landscape.

Temple Of Artemis: The ancient city of Ephesus is mostly known for hosting the Temple of Artemis. This temple is listed among the 7 wonders of the ancient world due to its impressive size, design and importance for the area. It was constructed during the Hellenistic period and nowadays, visitors are able to observe and tour around the ruins of the temple.

Isabey Mosque: Isabey Mosque is another exceptional monument included in the schedule of this tour. More specifically, Isabey Mosque forms one of the most important and known examples of the Anatolian architecture. During your time there, the professional guide will provide interesting information about this mosque.

Return: After visiting all the places of interest included in the schedule, the bus will start driving you back towards Kusadasi. The tour finishes upon arrival to your hotel, during the afternoon. Participating in this exceptional tour will be a memorable experience full of history and great images.

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Nicole Jongesiur

Couple Traveller

Ephesus Tour offers an adventure full of history and culture. Exploring the fascinating ruins of Ancient Ephesus was an unforgettable experience. Our guide explained the history with knowledge and sincerity. This tour is definitely a great option for history lovers and those who love to explore.

Kevin Kelly

Group Traveller

Absolutely first class service from the guys at Excursion Mania ❤ Much better value than trips that’s available through your hotel.

Pamela Elias Nicolas

Couple Traveller

Best tour we had! The guide Mehmet was amazing. Told us so much about Turkiye and the history of this beautiful country and of course about Ephesus. I would definitely recommend this tour to everybody.