Ephesus Tour For Cruise Guests: Timeless Treasures and Turkish Traditions

  • Maximum group size of 14

  • Skip-the-line through separate entrance

  • 4 Hours

    • Explore the well-preserved ruins of Ephesus, one of the most significant archaeological sites in the world.
    • Enjoy the company of a knowledgeable and friendly tour guide who will bring Ephesus to life with fascinating stories.
    • Enjoy a stress-free experience with pick-up and drop-off directly from Kusadasi Port.
    • Experience the artistry of Turkish carpet weaving at a local carpet village.
    • Marvel at the grand structures, including the Celsus Library, the Great Theater, and the Temple of Hadrian.

Your tour guide and driver will meet you at Kusadasi port, where your cruise ship docks. They will be holding a sign with your name for easy identification. After a warm welcome, you will be escorted to a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle, and your tour will begin.

The first stop of the day will be the ancient city of Ephesus, one of the most well-preserved and significant archaeological sites in Turkey. As you arrive at Ephesus, your knowledgeable guide will provide historical and cultural insights into this once-thriving Roman city. Explore the grand ruins, including the famous Celsus Library, the impressive Great Theater, the Temple of Hadrian, and the Fountain of Trajan. Walk along the ancient marble-paved streets, imagining life in ancient times and learning about the rich history of the region.

After an insightful visit to Ephesus, you will head to a traditional carpet village nearby.

Enjoy a delicious lunch featuring authentic Turkish cuisine, giving you a taste of local flavors and delicacies. During or after the meal, you´ll have the opportunity to witness the art of Turkish carpet weaving. Local artisans will demonstrate their skills, showcasing the intricate process of creating these beautiful handwoven carpets.

Following lunch and the carpet village visit, your guide and driver will bring you back to Kusadasi port. You will be dropped off at the port in time to rejoin your cruise ship.


    • Professional Licensed Tour Guidance
    • Private Brand-New Mercedes with Wi-Fi & Bottle of Water
    • Deluxe Lunch at Traditional Carpet Village
    • Parking Fees
    • Pick Up & Drop Off from Kusadasi Port


    • Admission Fees to Ephesus
    • Driver & Guide Gratuities
    • Personal Expenses


* per adult
1 PAX 2-3 PAX 4-6 PAX 7-9 PAX 10-14 PAX 15+ PAX
$140.00 $70.00 $35.00 $20.00 $15.00 $10.00

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