Bodrum Ephesus Tour – Get Prepared
Before giving the details, we will give some tips about how to prepare your bag and things you should consider before meeting us.
- Firstly, since Bodrum Ephesus Tour consists of many places to explore by walking, it is not suitable for guests with walking difficulties.
- Secondly, we will be walking under the sun. Therefore, to avoid sun burns, you should bring your hat, sun cream and sunglasses. Also, taking a bottle of water and some snacks with you might be a good idea, too.
- Thirdly, the lunch is including the price.
- And lastly, we recommend you to wear comfortable clothes and shoes in order to be comfortable completely during the entire Ephesus Tour.
The Route of Bodrum Ephesus Tour
The route of this day trip is capable of meeting your expectations from beginning to end by gathering various places all of which are full of important historical information. For the details, you can read the next lines and learn the entire program of Ephesus day trip.
In the early hours of morning (such as at 6:30 am), we will pick you and your belongings up from your hotel in Bodrum by our fully-equipped, modern and comfortable vehicle to start our tour officially. After all of our guests take their seats in the bus, we will depart from Bodrum to Ephesus.
A Break near Bafa Lake
During the road trip, we will visit Bafa Lake to have a breakfast break. In there, you can pay for a delicious buffet breakfast, or you can enjoy the foods that you have brought with you. In companion with a wonderful view of Bafa Lake, we will eat and drink to get our bodies ready to explore the ancient texture!
Remains of Temple of Artemis
After the break, we will take the roads again, and after nearly 3 hours in total (starting from the hotel transfer), we will reach to our first stop of Bodrum Ephesus Tour, Temple of Artemis (Temple of Diana). This place is famous for its title of being one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Even if there are a few pieces of the remains now, you can view the “estimated” design of it while you are learning the story of it which will be provided by our professional tour guide.
House of Virgin Mary
Next stop will be House of Virgin Mary. Made of rocks, this house is believed being the shelter of last days of Virgin Mary.
That is why, its atmosphere, decoration, design and aura will strike you, especially if you are interested in the Christianity-themed stories.
After learning further information about this place, we will head to the main stop of our Bodrum Ephesus Tour.
The Ancient City of Ephesus
The ancient city of Ephesus will charm you at the first sight by being capable of standing nearly as a whole after witnessing all those centuries!
Moreover, it reflects the texture of ancient Greek along with myths, stories and historical facts: thanks to our guide, you will learn them all!
In Ephesus, we will explore the most important remains from different time periods. Being worth-called as world heritages, we will see outstanding examples such as;
- Library of Celsus,
- The Gate of Augustus,
- Tomb of John the Apostle at the Basilica of St. John,
- The Odeon (theatre),
- The Temple of Hadrian,
- And agoras, Roman baths, streets, marbles and a lot more. In brief, during our visit, you will see the world history with another perspective.
When our guided tour ends in Ephesus, we will unite, get on the bus and take to the roads from Ephesus to Bodrum. After nearly 2 hours 30 minutes, we will arrive to Bodrum. Then, we will take you to your hotel and end our Bodrum Ephesus Tour successfully.
If you like the content of our tour, you can book it online. If you have further questions, you can contact us. Also, to view other Bodrum excursions we arrange, you can visit the related page.