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Ephesus Small Group Day Tour from Izmir
"Today you can visit the amazing historical sites in Selcuk area. Some of the best ruins in the world still are standing at The Ancient City of Ephesus. This large marble city used to be the Capital of the Roman Empire for the east and was said to have a 00 people. The ruins that date back to over 3000 years ago are some of the best preserved ruins of today's modern world. You will be taken through the ruins to visit some of the major sites within such as the Odeon the Celsius Library and Temple of Hadrian. One of the seven wonders of the ancient world lies right at your feet in the swampy lands of Selcuk. The Temple Of Artemis foundations are still standing for you to marvel at. You can still imagine the b along with the history provided will give you a real impression of how this temple once was.Sitting high upon the top of the BulBul Mountain that overlooks Selcuk is the House Of Virgin Mary. This is now quite the pilgrimage site as it is said to"""Today you will be marveled by the amazing sites and ruins in and around the Selcuk area an area which is so rich in history and important artifacts. This day tour from Izmir will take you into Selcuk to visit the sites of Ehpesus Ruins
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Ephesus Half Day Tour
"On arrival at Ephesus you enter through the Magnesia Gate and begin a slow downhill walk with your guide past the Odeum Celsus Library Temple of Hadrian and more. Then visit Temple of Artemis one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World hear about ancient Greeks Romans
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Biblical Ephesus Tour from Selcuk or Kusadasi
"Highlights of the tour include; Visit the site of the Temple of Artemis one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World see the last resting place of the Virgin Mary gaze in wonder at the magnificent Celsus Library hear about ancient Greeks Romans Turks and Christians and enjoy round-trip transfers to and from Ephesus in comfort.On arrival at Ephesus you enter through the Magnesia Gate and begin a slow
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amphitheater deserving of a magnificent setting

built for an audience of 25000 persons.unfortunately some stepped row of seats have been restored with concrete!
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Nov 14, 2004

Ephesus Theatre

Ephesus Theatre This beautifull theatre, which had a seating capacity of 25,000 was first constructed during the Hellenistic period, she tell me it was great!!
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Nov 15, 2003

The Old Theatre

The Old Theater of Ephesus has about 24.000 seats and is one of the biggest buildings of its time. It was built between 98 -117 B.C. Still today concerts are held here.
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Aug 04, 2003

The Great Theater

One of the largest in the Aegean world with a total capacity of 25,000. Imagine 25,000 spectators & imagine the gladiators. Now, it's all up to your own imagination! Have a great journey :-))) ...
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Apr 14, 2003

Great Theatre

This amazing theatre was capable of holding up to 25,000 people and is still used for summer performances. Good if you like climbing around ruins!
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Feb 07, 2003
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Celsus Library

Often included in tourist brochures, the remains of the Library attract tourists' attention. It must have been an impressive building in its day. The detail in the stonework remaining gives an...
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Isa Bey mosque

The Isa Bey Mosque is one of the most delicate examples of Seljukian architecture, situated below the Basilica of Saint John. The mosque was built by the master Syrian architecture Ali son of...
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Artemision - Temple of Artemis

Only a single column of the original 127 still stands from the Wonder of the Ancient World. It was four times as large as the Parthenon with a huge cult statue of Artemis at its center. The original...
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Terrace Houses

Rising up from the Curetes Street near its end at the Celsus Library is a complex- Terrace House 2 - of some six residential homes. These were homes for very wealthy families dating back to the 1st...
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Virgin Mary’s House

We were told to visit this location on a cruise stop. Upon the 50 minute drive via cab into the mountain to be dropped off to pay $13 a person to get in to look at a house built in 1955 was an insult...
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