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Private Ephesus Tours with English speaking tour guides
Private Ephesus Tour Guide Services with English-speaking tour guides
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* There is no deposit payment required for the tour bookings.
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* For cruise passengers, there is no cancellation fee if your ship does not call to the port for any reason.
Marina, Sirena, Nautica and Riviera of Oceania Cruises will call to the Port of Kusadasi in 2020. On July 12th during 10 Night Grecian Glory Venice To Athens Cruise, Riviera will call to Kusadasi Cruise Port.
We offer you private tours of Ephesus much less price than what you would pay on a ships excursion. Instead of being with 30 other people. Once you book with us you will have your own private tour guide, driver and vehicle. Our tour guides are all licensed by the Turkish Government and all are experts of the area. A customized private tour of Ephesus will put you in charge. Your private guide can alter the tour to include other similar sights. You can also ask in advance to have the tour focus on a particular aspect or culture you’d like to learn more about. The options are endless in our Ephesus tours. A relaxed atmosphere tailored to your interests. Don’t worry about being rushed to the next stop before you’ve had a chance to really take in that impressive monument. Our private Ephesus tours offer a laid back setting in which to enjoy just the type of sights you’re interested in, without feeling rushed. All you can get these less than ships excursion prices.
Contact us today for your customized Ephesus tour. For suggested tour itineraries from Port of Kusadasi please click here.
Private Ephesus Tours for Celebrity Cruises Passengers: Celebrity Reflection, Celebrity Constellation, Celebrity Apex
Several Celebrity Cruise ships are scheduled to call to the Port of Kusadasi in 2020. Kusadasi Cruise Port will welcome Celebrity Reflection, Celebrity Constellation and Celebrity Apex. Celebrity cruises will make 10 port of calls to Kusadasi Cruise Port in 2020.
Like in the past years we will be operating private Ephesus tours for Celebrity Cruise Passengers from Kusadasi Cruise Port. We already started receiving many requests and private tour bookings.
Kusadasi Cruise Port will be welcoming Celebrity Constellation during 10 Night Venice, Turkey & Greek Islands cruise. We have been receiving several private Ephesus tour bookings by Celebrity Constellation passengers.
If you are coming to Kusadasi with a cruise ship. It would be our pleasure to be in service to you as well. For more information please click here or contact us
Several Seabourn ships will call to the Port of Kusadasi this year. First one will be Seabourn Ovation on April 27th 2020. Followed by Seabourn Odyssey in May. There will be 8 port of calls of Seabourn Ovation, Seabourn Encore and Seabourn Odyssey to Kusadasi Cruise Port in 2020
We offer private Ephesus tours for Seabourn passengers who will call to the Port of Kusadasi and Port of Izmir. Our private Ephesus tours are leaded by finest English speaking licensed tour guides of the area. The cost of the private Ephesus tours are much less than the ones of offered by Seabourn. As a former Seabourn employee, (worked on Seabourn Sun as an Asst. Shore Excursions Manager) I am well aware of guests needs and expectations. Let us take you to an unforgettable Ephesus private tour of one of the major Roman cities: Ephesus. For more information please do not hesitate to contact us.
If you visit Ephesus by cruise make sure to book a Ephesus Shore Excursion in advance. Our Private Ephesus Tours are led by local licensed Ephesus tour guides. We are one of the leading Ephesus Travel Agency that provide Ephesus Tours and Ephesus Shore Excursions. Ephesus Travel Guide offers exclusive Ephesus Tours.
If you are travelling on land and need some advice like Ephesus Hotels or Ephesus shopping, please do not hesitate to contact us. Please click here to read Ephesus Reviews about us. Ephesus Travel Guide provides you Ephesus History and an online Ephesus Map which would be useful during your visit. Cities near Ephesus also offer many ancient highlights, recommended to be visited. Ruins of Ephesus or currently known as Ephesus Archaeological Site is a must travel destination. You can also click here to see the ruins of Ephesus pictures. Mary`s tomb has not been excavated yet. Archaeologists still searching for that. Modern day Ephesus is known as Selcuk.
In our web site you can find information about: Ephesus Tour Reviews, Ephesus Tour from Izmir, Ephesus Tour from Kusadasi. From Kusadasi private tours and Ephesus trips is organized by Ephesus private guide Denizhan Pekoz. From port of Kusadasi to Ephesus takes 20 minutes. The distance from Izmir Port to Ephesus is 1 hour 15 minutes drive.
For more information please contact us.
The newest cruise ship of Carnival Cruise Line, Carnival Vista will be calling to Kusadasi Cruise Port during 10 Days and 13 Days Europe Cruises staring from Trieste, Italy, Athens, Greece and Barcelona, Spain.
Carnival Vista was initially planned to call Izmir Cruise Port. Carnival Cruise Line made an itinerary change and the ship will now call to Kusadasi Cruise Port which is a closer destination to the Ancient City of Ephesus.
First call will be on May 22 2016. This will be the first call of Carnival Vista to Kusadasi. Several years ago Carnival Cruise Ships: Carnival Freedom and Carnival Sunhine called to Izmir Cruise Port several times. Carnival Vista will stay in port between 9.00am till 6.00pm. Carnival Vista will be the new refurbished ship of Carnival Cruise Lines.
We provide private tours of Ephesus from Kusadasi Cruise Port with excellent English speaking tour guides for passengers of Carnival Vista and other cruise ship passengers calling to Izmir Cruise Port and Kusadasi Cruise Port. For more information please contact us.
Private excursions of Ephesus and House of Virgin Mary with Italian speaking tour guides from Kusadasi Cruise Port
We offer private excursions of Ephesus and House of Virgin Mary from Kusadasi Cruise Port with Italian speaking, licensed tour guides. Our Italian speaking tour guides know what people like to see in Kusadasi and Ephesus area. Our Italian speaking tour guides are all university graduates with many years experience and licensed by the ministry of culture and tourism. They are fluent in Italian and have received very good professional training in tour guiding, history and archaeology. They love their work and ready to offer you an excellent service.
Recommend excursion and costs are as follows:
HalfDay (4.5 hours) Temple of Artemis + Ephesus + House of Mary
After meeting your guide drive through the fertile lands. Your first stop will be the Temple of Artemis, one of the 7 wonders of the ancient world. Afterwards proceed to the mountain where Virgin Mary is believed to spent her 9 years. The house is approximately 1000 feet above sea level and running as an active chapel. Roman Catholics believe that Virgin Marycame to Ephesus with Saint. John 5 years after the crucification. At the age of 63 she is assumed to heaven. Altough there is no fact that Virgin Mary lived here approximately 1.5 million people visit the site each year. After 30 minutes visit to the House of Mary, drive to ancient city of Ephesus. You will be dropped at the upper gate of Ephesus with yourtour guide. Start exploring the city. You will be walking down the hill approximately 1.5hrs. You will see the Odeon, the basilica, domitian square, fountain of Trajan, Celcus library, Terrace Houses (optional),Marble street, the Grand Theater of Ephesus and the Harbour Street. You will be endng your tour at the bottom gate. Your driver and tour guidewill take you to another site or drop you at the desired location.
Cost of private excursion of Ephesus and House of Virgin Mary with an Italian speking tour guide from Kusadasi Cruise Port:
(Except Terrace Houses, there is no admission fee for children under 11 years old. For the proof of age, please bring passport copies with you.)
Approximate cost of entrance fees:
Ephesus: 12.5 euro per person (40 Turkish Lira)
House of Mary: 6.5 Euro per person (20 Turkish Lira)
Temple of Artemis: Free of Charge
There is no prepayment required for the reservation. To avoid disappointment, we recommend to make your private Ephesus tour reservation at earliest possible.
Payment can be made in Euro or US Dollar cash at the end of the tour. There is no prepayment required. If you would like to pay with a credit card. We accept credit card payments via Paypal. Therefore we ask the payment to be made at least 1 week prior to the service date.
You can cancel a tour 72 hours in advance of your tour departure without any charges. If you would like to cancel a tour, simply send us an email and we will be happy to assist you. Once you are within the 24 hour tour departure window, the tour becomes non-refundable. This is because our guide and vehicle have set aside space to accommodate your request and will often not be able to fill that space with another customer so close to departure.
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Norwegian Spirit of NCL Cruises was at the Port of Kusadasi today. Ship arrived at 1pm. We had 2 groups from USA who booked private tours of Ephesus Ancient City, House of Virgin Mary and Temple of Artemis. Me and my wife conducted the tours for both groups.
Norwegian Spirit was the only cruise ship at Kusadasi Cruise Port. Norwegian Spirit will be back at the Kusadasi Cruise Port on November 18th. This will be the last call of Norwegian Spirit until 2015.
Private Excursions of Ephesus for Regal Princess, Disney Magic and Celestyal Cristal Passengers from Kusadasi Cruise Port
At Kusadasi Cruise Port, we had two cruise ships today: Celebrity Reflection of Celebrity Cruises and MS Soverign of Pullmantur Cruises.
This was the first call of MS Soverign to Kusadasi Cruise Port. Formerly the ship called the Kusadasi Cruise Port as Sovereign of the Seas. Owned by Royal Caribbean Cruise Line formerly. Since 2008 the ship is operated by Pullmantur Cruises.
From Celebrity Reflection we had 5 groups booked private tours to Ephesus. Celebrity Reflection arrived to Kusadasi Cruise Port at 10.30am and departed at 8pm.
Today in Kusadasi Cruise Port, we have only one cruise ship: Celebrity Reflection of Celebrity Cruises. Celebrity Reflection stopped in Kusadasi during 11 Nights Eastern Mediterranean Cruise.
We have two groups from Unites States who booked private excursions of Ephesus with us. The ship will arrive to the Port of Kusadasi at 10am and will stay until 7pm.
We have two groups wo booked a private excursions of Ephesus from Kusadasi Port. I will have group of 4. I will take them to Temple of Artemis, Ephesus and Terrace Houses. Our tour guide Mr. Orcun Kamit will have a group of 6 people from Canada.
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