We have started offering a new special tour for guests who would like to visit Ancient City of Ephesus but also would like to know more about Turkey and Turkish Cuisine.
This tour is only offered from Kusadasi Port and Kusadasi Hotels.
FullDay (7 hours) Ephesus and Turkish Cooking Class
Meet with your guide in front of the Kusadasi port passenger terminal or your hotel in Kusadasi.. Drive to the country. See the TEMPLE OF ARTEMIS, one of the wonders of the ancient world. Then a visit to EPHESUS is a visit to one of the best preserved ancient cities in the world. Ancient historians believed that Ephesus was founded by the Amazons, but now, it is believed to have been the Hittite city of Apasas. With your guide, you will see the Odeion, where the advisory council held its meetings and the Roman Baths, as well as many other columns, monuments and ruins, including the Celsus Library and the Grand Theater of Ephesus. Enjoy a light snacks in the grounds of a country house. Here you will see a private presentation of the traditional carpet making process from dying to spinning to weawing at a school where young girls are trained in the craft. Afterwards drive through the villages, to go to Garden Kitchen where you will attend a cooking class. Learn about Turkish cuisine and sample local Turkish food. At the end of the day, you will be dropped back to Kusadasi.
(Cost of cooking class is 50 Euro per person which will be paid in cash to Garden Kitchen)
For more information, please contact us.
by TransBalkan Tours is a fully licenced tour operator since 1963 and a member of TURSAB.