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You are interested in history and want to know what life was like more than 2000 years ago? Then this half-day trip to Ephesus may be the perfect excursion for you. The ancient city of Ephesus has a fascinating history as a religious centre of early Christianity and a center of trade and commerce in the ancient world. After a ride with a comfortable van you will arrive in Ephesus to admire the well-preserved Greco-Roman classical city.
You will start your Ephesus tour by visiting the ancient city of Ephesus. Pay a visit to the magnificent Grand Theatre, the largest theatre of antiquity with a capacity of around 24.000 seats.Travel back in time and learn more about the city's extensive history as you wander around its ruins. See the Church of Virgin Mary and admire the impressive Serapeion, a temple of the Egyptian god Serapis. Head to the Library of Celsus and continue to the ruins of the Eastern Gymnasium.
After that you will visit the Ephesus Archaeological Museum which displays archaelogical artefacts collected around the ruins of Ephesus. See archaelogical findings from the ancient city's Terrace Houses including jewellery, funery goods, coins and ancient statuary. Moreover you can admire the famous effigy of Priapus, the Phallic God, the Artemis statue and the impressive fresco from the Hadrians Temple.
Included in product price:
• Transport with an AC Deluxe van
• Private guide
Not included in product price:
• Entrance fees to museums and sites
• Lunch, beverages and personal expenditures