GUARANTEED ON-TIME RETURN TO THE SHIP
SKIP-THE-LINE ENTRANCE TICKETS (OPTIONAL)
FOR CRUISE PASSENGERS
PRIVATE TOUR ONLY FOR YOUR PARTY, MORE PERSONALIZED SERVICE
LEAD BY LOCAL TOUR GUIDES FOR BETTER INSIGHT
AFFORDABLE THAN SHORE EXCURSIONS
FULLY CUSTOMIZABLE ACCORDING TO YOUR PREFERENCES
Embark on an unforgettable expedition led by our expert LOCAL & LICENSED TOUR GUIDES to uncover the wonders of EPHESUS ANCIENT CITY, a distinguished UNESCO World Heritage site. Immerse yourself in history and culture as you delve into the secrets of this ancient marvel. To enhance your experience, indulge in a hands-on lesson at HANDMADE POTTERY & CERAMIC WORKSHOP, where you’ll craft your own masterpiece and have time to see the collections!
This tour option is perfect for individuals who desire to delve into the rich tapestry of the region, exploring ANCIENT RUINS and immersing themselves in LOCAL CULTURE, all while minimizing the need for extensive walking and time commitment. With this tour, you can effortlessly and comprehensively experience the wonders of the area in one seamless excursion, ensuring a convenient and enriching adventure.
ITINERARY OF THE ACTIVITY
Your journey with us commences right AT THE CRUISE PORT! Upon your ship’s arrival at the port, our enthusiastic team eagerly awaits you near the Information Desk at the Exit Gate of the Cruise Port. You can easily identify us by the sign displaying your name.
Once you’ve confirmed your booking, we encourage you to contact our team to arrange the perfect meeting time. Since there are multiple Cruise Ships with different arrival and departure schedules, our specialists will assist you in determining the most suitable meeting time to align with your schedule. After we meet you, we promptly set the departure from port and drive 20 minutes to the Ephesus Ancient City. While driving, the tour guide will start giving you brief information about Turkey and about the region we are in at that moment.
During our tour we will visit the places below;
- EPHESUS ANCIENT CITY: One of the best well-kept Greco-Roman ancient cities in the world, also listed by UNESCO. Ephesus was an ancient Greek city on the west coast of Asia Minor, known for its well-preserved ruins of a Roman-era theater known that St. John and St. Paul preached to the Ephesians, library, and temples. A major trading center in its time. A must-see for history enthusiasts.
- POTTERY & CERAMIC LESSON: Following your visit to the Ephesus Ruins, we will stop at Ceramic & Pottery Workshop, where your journey will commence with a warm welcome and the choice of Turkish coffee, tea, or refreshing water, all complimentary for your enjoyment. Subsequently, you’ll receive a comprehensive introduction to the workshop, where the Master Artisan will enlighten you about the fascinating history and intricacies of pottery and ceramics.
Once immersed in the world of this timeless craft, you’ll have the privilege of learning exclusive techniques from our expert master, gaining insights into the profound cultural significance of pottery and ceramics. As you embark on your creative journey, you’ll experience the joy of shaping your very own pottery, creating unforgettable memories, and capturing splendid moments through your lens.
After an exhilarating session of hands-on exploration, you’ll have the opportunity to check out the Gallery and Collections, showcasing a plethora of vibrant, handmade pottery and ceramics. This remarkable experience promises to be a blend of artistic education and immersive fun, leaving you with a tangible connection to the region’s artistic heritage and a collection of cherished memories.
At the end of our tour, we return to the Cruise Port according to your ONBOARD TIME!
PLEASE NOTE THAT: There are several Ships with different arrival and departure times. We carefully check all the timings, confirm with the passengers, and coordinate our return time to Cruise Port.
WE ASSURE YOU THAT OUR TOURS GUARANTEE AN ON-TIME RETURN TO THE SHIP!
|Number of Persons||Price Information |
|For parties of 2||180 USD – Total|
|For parties of 3||220 USD – Total|
|For parties of 4 to 6||250 USD – Total|
|For parties of 7 to 9||280 USD – Total|
|For parties of 10 to 12||300 USD – Total|
|For parties of 13 to 15||350 USD – Total|
|For parties 16+||Please contact us for special prices!|
Pottery and Ceramic Lesson
Professional LICENSED LOCAL TOUR GUIDE
PRIVATE TOUR that ensures more personalized service
Cruise Port/Hotel PICK-UP & DROP-OFF
GUARANTEED ON-TIME RETURN FOR CRUISE PASSENGERS
Transportation with A/C Minivans with separate Driver
Museum Entrance Tickets (paid to the Museums on the day of your tour)
6+ Ages – Adult Priced / 0-5 Ages – Free of Charge (limit of up to 2 kids)
We provide pick-up & drop-off services from/to Kusadasi Cruise Port. Our team will be waiting at the exit of the Cruise Port withholding a sign which is your name written on it!
We highly recommend you to meet our team, after 30/45 minutes your ship docked to the Port. So, you might beat the crowds, school buses, and hot weather in order to have a better experience during your Tour in Ephesus.
The best way of being sure about the timing is by contacting our reservation team. After you sent your reservation, please contact our reservation team via our e-mail or WhatsApp and learn your certain meeting time.
Running all year round with guaranteed departures!
Ephesus Sightseeing Tours