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Istanbul to Ephesus Day Trip

Binbirdirek Mah. Klodfarer Cad. No:3 / 7 34122 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 516 53 00
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Small-Group Ephesus and the House of Virgin Mary Day Trip from Istanbul
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Binbirdirek Mah. Klodfarer Cad. No:3 / 7 34122 | Sultanahmet, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 516 53 00

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

A breathtaking site esp. given the history. We were very fortunate to have an EXCELLENT guide, Mr. Nizamettin Adsiz. He kept low on the historical dates and maxed on the cultural and historical aspects of the palace bringing the whole experience of walking thru this...More

1  Thank Shirish P
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We decided to do a one day tour to this remarkable old jewel. It was a long bus ride & a short plane trip to Izmir & then we were transported in a mini bus with a group of 8 other people to a place...More

Thank jgavenlock
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Absolutely incredible. We flew to Esmir, took a car to Kushadashi, beach front hotel, personal driver took us to Ephesus. The library is just beautiful. The prison where the Romans held Paul is there but not open to tourists. Mary's home where John took her...More

Thank Popitas2
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Divine place and a must-visit location. The place consists of mainly of ancient ruins of ancient place of paramount importance to Turkish civilisation. The tourists are expected quite a long walk because the area is literally massive with leading path to several ruined buildings but...More

1  Thank chanakann2015
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The ancient city of Ephesus is incredible! The library was my favorite. A private tour gives you personalized service and you learn the history of the city. Most tours include a traditional Turkish lunch. It's so delicious! If going during the summer, please make sure...More

1  Thank Maday N
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Celsius library still stands, mosaics on the walls and floors of condo type housing carved into the hillsides that come up from the water. Arcadia (ruler I believe at that time) had a pavilion of businesses with their advertisements carved in the rocks still visible...More

3  Thank RBFDJ
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

My trip advisor helped me a lot. He is great man Mr. Mohammad Moin. We visited Istanbul and other city of turkey

2  Thank Khawaja H
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Ephesus is much larger and more beautiful than I ever imagined. The streets are almost all paved with marble . We took a day tour and the guide was excellent. Would like to have spent longer exploring the site which is meticulously maintained, but we...More

4  Thank Judith F
Reviewed 3 December 2015

Thank you to Tayftours for an unbelievable tour and day. From being picked up early at our hotel untill being dropped off the evening, everything was perfect. Our guide, Nafia, was the gem of the day. Euphesus gave us goosepumps, its a must see! Take...More

8  Thank Melubbe
Reviewed 22 September 2015

The trip was magnificent. As it filled with excitement and historical events. We went with the Gate 1 Travel as part of the 13 days tour in turkey and everything was so memorable.

11  Thank vs4121
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