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Ancient City of Ephesus, Selcuk

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See the ruins of the Greek Ancient City of Ephesus, home to the famous Temple of Artemis, named one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. This city was built in the 10th century BCE by Attic and Ionian Greek colonists and came under Roman rule in 129 BCE, when it flourished as one of the largest cities in the Empire. Explore this ancient archeological site entirely on foot, marvel at the spectacular facade of its library, and enjoy the proximity to other tourist attractions. Make Ancient City of Ephesus a centerpiece of your Selcuk vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Selcuk vacation planner.
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  • an excellent site, with a superb guide. A shame that Turkey has allowed 'chuggers' to spoil the experiences of visitors.  more »
  • Comment I've seen in recent comments, when I bored. If you used before already, you know, they really voice guide your trip more enjoyable still is a convenience that brought no other us at the entrance, but were told there was at the entrance is not given us this information I wish I'd never go here. Oh, my watch out of this thread. If you have not done a trip to Museum audio guide-ruins suggest a try, you will not be able to opt out after anyway. Other than that, this is definitely the must-see, a sizable ancient town. Only if you think the ride not around Ephesus from morning I suggest to go in a timely fashion or like we did, you may have to skip the others.
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  • Walk to Basmane in izmir and buy a ticket from bus company for 10 lira and a shuttle takes you to the main bus station from there transfer to a mini bus to selcuk and a taxi to ephesus is 20 lira in 1...  more »