Highlights of Ephesus Tour (from $67)

Welcome to Ephesus Insider's "Highlights of Ephesus" tour, a half-day adventure through one of the most fascinating ancient cities in the world. Perfect for visitors with limited time or mobility issues, this tour offers a glimpse into the ancient wonders of Ephesus without the need for strenuous walking or climbing. Led by one of our expert local guides, you'll explore the most impressive sites in the city, learning about its rich history and cultural significance along the way.


  • Meet and Greet

Our professional guide will meet you at the Kusadasi Port, holding a sign with your name on it. If you are staying in a hotel, your guide will meet you at the lobby. Then you'll start a short drive to the ancient city of Ephesus.

House of Virgin Mary

  • Ancient City of Ephesus

Upon arriving at Ephesus, you'll visit the Library of Celsus, one of the most impressive structures in the ancient world. The library was built in the 2nd century AD and was the third largest library in the Roman Empire. It housed over 12,000 scrolls and was dedicated to the memory of Celsus, the governor of Asia Minor.

Next, you'll visit the Great Theater, which had a seating capacity of 25,000 people and was used for various events including gladiator fights, theater performances, and political assemblies. It was built in the 3rd century BC and is considered one of the largest and most impressive theaters of the ancient world.

After the theater, you'll visit the Temple of Hadrian, a beautifully preserved temple dedicated to the Roman Emperor Hadrian. Built in the 2nd century AD, the temple features intricate carvings and decorations that offer a glimpse into the grandeur of ancient Roman architecture.

  • Temple of Artemis

Next, we will drive to the Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. This magnificent temple was dedicated to the Greek goddess Artemis and was said to have been the largest temple ever built.

  • Drop Off

At the end of the tour, our guide will drop you off at Kusadasi Port, ensuring that you're back in plenty of time for your cruise departure.

Don't miss this chance to experience the best of Ephesus in just half a day. Contact us today to book your "Highlights of Ephesus" tour and start planning your unforgettable adventure in this ancient city!


1 Pax


2 Pax

$80 /per person

3 - 4 Pax

$70 /per person

5 - 8 Pax

$60 /per person

9 - 14 Pax

$50 /per person

 Price Includes                          

  • Professional English Speaking Guide
  • Private A/C Mercedes Van
  • Pick Up and Drop Off
  • Parking Fees and All Taxes

 Price Excludes

  • Entrance Fees (Tickets are pre-purchased 40$)
  • A Delicious Local Lunch (Set Menu 10$)
  • Beverages at Lunch

Online reservation

Book your session in time. We will confirm your reservation via email.

What we offer in all our private tours?

Professional Licensed Tour Guides

Our expert guides are licensed and have extensive knowledge about the history and culture of Ephesus. They are fluent in multiple languages and will provide you with an unforgettable private tour experience.

Luxury Transportation

Our luxury vehicles provide you with the comfort and safety you need during your tour. We have a range of vehicles to choose from, 4 seater Mercedes Vito up to 14 seater Mercedes Sprinter.

Skip-the-line Tickets

With our skip the line tickets, you won't have to wait in long queues to enter the attractions. We will provide you with priority access, so you can maximize your time and enjoy your tour to the fullest. 

Delicious Local Food

We offer the opportunity to try delicious local food in our tours. Our guides know the best places to eat in Ephesus, and they will take you to taste the most traditional and delicious food in the area.

No Pre-Payment

We believe in providing our customers with a hassle-free experience, which is why we don't require any pre-payment. You can pay after your tour and only if you're completely satisfied with our services.

%100 Satisfaction

We are committed to providing you with a high-quality private tour experience. If you're not satisfied with our services, we'll do everything we can to make it right and ensure your complete satisfaction.