Shore Excursions


Ephesus Shore Excursion: Walk through a path paved with the history of the Ancient Greece and the Roman Empire. This shore excursion in Ephesus will help you to understand the present and the past of a Turkish city that was under the reign of two of the most dominant cultures in the ancient world. Ephesus is specially famous for its Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World

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Shore Excursion in Ephesus, from Izmir or Kusadasi Port Price: 27 eur from Izmir, 27 eur from Kusudasi
4 hours shore excursion tour from Izmir
5 hours shore excursion tour from Kusadasi
Level Activity: Low
Extra Fees: House of the Virgin Mary admission fee €7 per person. Ephesus archeological site admission fee €10 per person
What's eating: Lentils soup for vegetarians and for the meat lovers the doner kebab. As a dessert don’t miss the baklava
Souvenir: Turkish handmade articles and be prepare to test your haggling skills. The best way is to compare prices before you buy. It is not a good place to buy carpet and leather, that is better for Istanbu

Code Dress: Please note the Dress Code recommended to enter any church. No shorts, bare shoulders or miniskirts. This applies to both men and women. Comfortable walking shoes and sunscreen are recommended


Departing from the port we will go by bus to Ephesus (about one1h and 20 minutes from Izmir; about 35 minutes from Kusadasi). The first stop of the shore excursion in Ephesus is the Archeological Site, one of the largest and best conserved archeological area in the Mediterrean. Every year thousands of turists from all over the world visit this place: we will visit the all the major attractions, such us the Library of Celsus, the Grand Theatre, the Marble Road, the Temple of Artemis and the Basilica of St. John .

After the tour, we will return to our bus to come back to the port


*Shore excursions could be subject to variations due to external causes as Cruise Companies politics, weather conditions, duration of the stay of the ship in the port, legal demonstrations