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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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  • Beautifully preserved ruins dating back to 10th century BC... The marble street that was used for century's is still the main walkway through the ruins. Walk by of the shops of merchants, visit the br...  more »
  • This is the third time I have been to Ephesus and will say it was by far the best time of the year to do it. You walk a lot and when it's hot it's not enjoyable also out of season means a lot less tou...  more »
  • And the whole town in marble, preaching of the Apostle Paul and John, where the Virgin Mary lived in the vicinity as a refugee, near those ruins you can see the House where she lived
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