Private Archeological Ephesus Tour From Izmir

7/8 hour

Ephesus-Terrace House-Temple of Artemis-Virgin Mary House

We make departures from Kusadasi too

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This is a private tour only for your party. There will be noone else in the tour

Private Archeological Ephesus Tour


We welcome you at Izmir Port, Hotels or Izmir airport and we drive to Virgin Mary House.
It takes 1 hour to arrive. We can arrange the timing in the house according to your wish but generally half an hour is good enough.
We then go to Ephesus. We make approximately one and a half hour tour in the ancient site. After Ephesus we visit The Basilica of St. John and see the temple of Artemis as well.
We get our delicious local lunch in a beautiful garden.
We head back to the Izmir at the end. This tour takes 7 to 8 hours depending on how much time we stay at each place. 

 Ephesus was an ancient city of about 250000 inhabitants once upon a time

 The third biggest library of the ancient World is here.

 There lived one of the most important philosophers of all time that tried to answer ‘archaea’.

 One of the seven wonders of the world is here.

Virgin Mary(Mother of Jesus and St. John the evangelist passed the last days of their life here.


Experience the Best of Ephesus on a Guided Tour

Ephesus is a treasure trove of history, culture, and architecture that can be overwhelming to explore on your own. But with a guided tour, you can make the most of your visit and experience the best that this ancient city has to offer.

The tour will take you through the well-preserved ruins of Ephesus, showcasing its impressive architecture and fascinating history. You'll visit iconic landmarks such as the Library of Celsus, the Great Theater, and the Temple of Hadrian, each with their own unique stories to tell.

Your guide will provide insights into daily life in ancient Ephesus, including the social and political structures of the city. They'll also point out the fascinating details that you might miss on your own, like the intricate mosaics and frescoes in the Terrace Houses.

One of the highlights of the tour is the opportunity to witness firsthand the ancient engineering marvels, including the running water system that supplied water to the city's residents and the hypocaust heating system that provided warmth to public baths and houses.

A guided tour of Ephesus is a chance to step back in time and experience the city as it once was. With an expert guide to lead the way, you'll uncover the hidden gems of this ancient destination and make memories that will last a lifetime.

Book your Ephesus tour today and experience the best of this fascinating city.

Prices Vary by Group Size

  • What's included?
    Available Language(s):
    •English / Italian / Spanish / German  (If you need an Italian / Spanish / German speaking guide there might be a slight increase in the costs)
    Included Services:
    •English Speaking Guide ( Ask for other languages if needed)
    •Lunch in the local restaurant
    •All sightseeing mentioned in the itinerary
    •Transfer service from centrally located Izmir hotels or airport
    •Land transportation by air-conditioned non-smoking vehicle
  • Exclusions
    Excluded Services:
    •Admission fees to attractions
  • Price and dates

    2 people total cost is 220 Dollars Total for the group

    Every person added to this number is 20 dollars extra

    Example: (If it is 3 people, 240 Dollars)  

  • Please note

    -Wear comfortable shoes

    -For Summer time a hat is good (We can also provide you with Uv sun protection umbrellas )

    -A bottle of water is recommended

    -Children under 8 years old do not require entry tickets, if you show passports to the ticket Office

    -Wheel Chair accessible ( With Wheel chair we should use bottom gate of Ephesus and can see approxiamtely half of Ephesus)

  • Celcus Library
  • Temple of Artemis
  • Virgin Mary House
  • Private Ephesus Tour
  • Terrace Houses
  • Delicious Lunch