Private Tours of Ephesus and Western Turkey with the best local licensed tour guides. Private Shore Excursions from Kusadasi Port and Izmir Cruise Port. Private Transfers. Private Tour Guide Services for Ephesus. Ephesus Walking Tours. Private Ephesus Tours from Kusadasi, Selcuk, Izmir, Alacati, Cesme, Sirince, Pamukkale Hotels.
Discover Ephesus and Top Destinations in Western Turkey with an experienced tour guide and a TripAdvisor Winner for 11 consecutive years.
Ephesus Private Tour Rates
Ephesus Private Tour Costs
(Luxury Vehicle + Licensed Tour Guide + Professional Driver)
* All of our private tour rates are per group, NOT per person.
* We offer %20 discount for Private Ephesus Tour bookings with English speaking tour guides, on certain dates. To see these dates please click.
* All the private tours cost the same.
* Above rate is NOT a per person rate. It is total to be paid for your group.
* The above rate is for a private tour. You will be the only ones in the vehicle besides your personal tour guide and driver.
* You will the skip the lines. Tour guides have priorities to obtain the tickets.
Rates Do Not Cover
* There is no admission fee for children under 8 years old. For the proof of age, please bring passport copies with you.
* There is no prepayment required for the reservation. To avoid disappointment, we recommend making your private tour reservation at earliest possible.
Private Tour Payments can be made in Euros, Turkish Liras, British Pounds and US Dollars cash at the end of the tour. There is no prepayment required for the booking. We only accept cash payments. Entrance fees can be paid with credit cards.
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. For cruise passengers, there is no cancellation fee if your ship does not call to the port for any reason.
Tour Starting Times
This will be your private tour, the tour starting times are flexible. We can start and end the tour anytime you wish. But please consider that the sites have opening and closing hours once making a decision, please consider these hours.
For questions, please visit: Frequently Asked Questions About Ephesus and Tours
* For private tour booking, Kindly advise us the following:
* In addition to private tours with English speaking tour guides, we also provide private tours with Spanish, German, Portuguese, Russian, French and Italian speaking licensed tour guides. There is a surcharge for non-English speaking tours. For costs please contact us.
For travelers who travel with their rent a car we also provide Tour Guide Only services for Ephesus. This tour may start from Kusadasi or Selcuk (Ephesus). We offer tour guide only services in English language only.
Cost of tour guide only (English speaking) services: 60 Euro (Total to be paid for your group)
Ephesus Walking Tour
For travelers who will be staying in Selcuk Hotels or coming to Selcuk by train and do not have a car. We offer private Ephesus walking tours.
Private Walking Tour of Ephesus Cost: 65 Euros (Total be paid for groups 1-5 people)
* For groups over 5 people, please contact us.
* Above rate is NOT a per person rate. It is total to be paid for your party.
* We offer %20 discount on certain dates: Discounted Ephesus Tour Dates
* For travelers, who do not want to walk 6km, we can assign them a vehicle. For more information, please contact us.
Museum Pass Aegean
If you are going to visit other sites besides Ephesus in Western Turkey. There is a Museum Pass which provides multi visits to many sites without waiting in lines and you can make great savings. Valid for Ancient city of Ephesus, Basilica of St. John, Terrace Houses in Ephesus, Archaeological Museum of Ephesus, Ancient city of Aphrodisias, Pamukkale/Hierapolis, Ancient city of Laodicea, Temple of Didyma, Ancient city of Smyrna, Ancient City of Miletus, Ancient City of Priene, Ancient City of Sardis, Ancient City of Pergamon, Asklepion of Pergamon and many others. Museum Pass Aegean is not valid for House of Virgin Mary. For more information visit the following link: Museum Pass the Aegean - Multi visit pass for West Turkey
Approximate cost of entrance fees:
Ephesus: 11 USD per person (200 TL)
House of Mary: 8.5 USD p.p. (150 TL)
Temple of Artemis: Free of Charge
St. John's Basilica: 3 USD p.p.(50 TL)
Sirince Village: Free of charge
Isa Bey Mosque: Free of Charge
Terrace Houses: 5 USD p.p. (85 TL)
Ephesus Museum: 3 USD p.p.(50 TL)
* Credit Cards are accepted for entrance fees.
* There are never long lines at the sites. There is no need to prepurchase the tickets. The tour guides have priorities to obtain the tickets. The guided tours guests never wait in lines.