Ephessus proudly houses one of the seven ancient wonders of the world; the Temple of Artemis(it was rebuilt several times, in its latest form dates from the third century B.C.) The city, whose wealth and patronage supported its splendid architectural program, was dedicated to the goddes Artemis. The precise date of the city's foundation is not known but the legend says that Efes was first founded by Women Warriors of the Amazon in the 11th century B.C. and later inhabited by Ionians. In short time the city became very important. It became the trade centre of Asia during the reign of the Imperor Augustus.
Day 1: Take the morning flight from Istanbul to Izmir. Meeting at the airport and transfer to your hotel. Guided sightseeing: Priene, Dydima and Miletus.... Overnight Kusadasi or Selcuk.
Day 2: In the morning, visit Ephessus site, St John, Lunch at Sirince village up the mountain with olive trees and vineyards. Ephessus Museum, Artemis temple and Virgin Mary house...
Day 3: Transfer from your hotel to the airport and catch flight for Istanbul.
Airfare is not included in the tour price.
- airport transfers
- guide for two days
- transportation during the tours
Price does not include hotel accommodation (please ask rates for hotels in the area).
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Our company is located in Urgup, in the heart of Cappadocia from 1999. Although the company is young, the owners are in business for long years and already established an excellent reputation of being one of the most reliable travel companies in Turkey. Started in Cappadocia and now expending its service web in all...
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