Private Full-Day Shore Excursion from Izmir: Private Ancient Ephesus - Virgin Mary Sightseeing

5 hr

E-Ticket

Group Tour

Enjoy a mostly panoramic tour with a few photo stops. This tour does not visit the Ephesus Open-Air Museum or archaeological site which requires an extensive amount of walking, but you’ll stop at the upper and lower gates from where you’ll have a view of some areas of the site. This tour is designed for guests with walking difficulties or that prefer minimal walking.
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Itinerary Details

Arrive at the Upper Gate of Ephesus from where you can see the Odeon in the distance. Your guide will provide you with some information about the site from the outside. You’ll have some free time for pictures. Another quick photo stop on the road is at the statue of the Virgin Mary, en route to the Lower Gate of Ephesus where you can find souvenirs and facilities, as well as more information about Ephesus from the outside, while seeing the Great Theatre from this point.

Visit Isa Bey Mosque, one of the oldest and most impressive works of architectural art from the Anatolian Beylik’s. Proceed to view where the Temple of Artemis once stood and another short photo opportunity. Only one column remains of this Wonder of the Ancient World, but your guide will share some important and interesting information about it.

This tour is designed for guests with...
Arrive at the Upper Gate of Ephesus from where you can see the Odeon in the distance. Your guide will provide you with some information about the site from the outside. You’ll have some free time for pictures. Another quick photo stop on the road is at the statue of the Virgin Mary, en route to the Lower Gate of Ephesus where you can find souvenirs and facilities, as well as more information about Ephesus from the outside, while seeing the Great Theatre from this point.

Visit Isa Bey Mosque, one of the oldest and most impressive works of architectural art from the Anatolian Beylik’s. Proceed to view where the Temple of Artemis once stood and another short photo opportunity. Only one column remains of this Wonder of the Ancient World, but your guide will share some important and interesting information about it.

This tour is designed for guests with walking difficulties or that prefer minimal walking.

Worry-free Shore Excursion:

We will ensure your timely return to Kusadasi cruise port for this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.

Important Details

Included
  • Bottled water
  • Professional licensed Local guide
  • Transport by no-smoking, air-conditioned, luxury private coach
  • Port pickup and drop off
Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
Departure Point
Izmir Cruise Port
This is a private tour, the tour time will be scheduled around your cruise ship porting times.
Return Details
Izmir Cruise Port
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • In the event of any museum closures, an alternative similar museum will be visited
  • Not recommended for children aged 4 and under
  • Children 18 years and under must be accompanied by an adult
  • Timings are subject to change
  • This is a private tour, the tour time will be scheduled around your cruise ship porting times.
  • There will be some free time in a typical shop before returning to the ship.
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.