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Please find the answers of Frequently Asked Questions about Ephesus Tours from Kusadasi Port and all other neccessary things to know about Private Ephesus Excursions below. Please Don't Hasitate to Contact Us 7/24 via e-mail, contact form or directly via whatsapp.

For the daily sightseeing tours, you will be considered as daily transit guest. So same day return cruise guests do not need visa for Ephesus tours.
Go to Book This Tour or Make Your Equiry and fill in the Reservation Request. We will respond you with a Reservation Mail. If you want to continue booking you may send an email and then we will send you a “Reservation Confirmation” with all details including meeting details. Please note that, you don't have to make a pre-payment or deposit before the tour and we accept cash payments only in Euro or in US Dollars.
A licenced guide can help you with timing and abvoid of potential of westing time. Also a guide can give you details not only about history but also the important people lived in the sight. You can also learn about the daily life of people living around beside the historical informations. A licenced tour guide can give you the best tips so you will get to miss any of those important sites in the ancients city of Ephesus.
No, Best Ephesus Tours is a custom itinerary planning travel agency. We care the satisfaction of each groups and tours only offered per individual private group. The size of group is not make ant difference for us. So if you wish you can invite your friends to your tour. But we never mix different parties each other.
First of all we are an experienced tour company established by professional licenced tour guides. We know about sites and guests expectations more then the cruise tour sales representatives. Since we are sure about %100 satisfactions of yours, we do not require a pre-payment or deposit.
Cruise Lines offer same tour programme and the same sites. The tour with BEST EPHESUS TOURS offers you a private representative entire day, reserve in advance, skip the line and save time and of comparing the tours on cruise cheaper.
At the cruise port, your private Ephesus tour guide will be waiting ar the exit door of the arrivals hall with a sign of your name written on.

Yes, your guide can schedule your programme to allow you have enough time for shopping. Turkey is famous with high quality handycrafts. Turkish carpets, tiles, ceramics and leather products are some of those items you may like to see not only for shopping but also observing the arts of locals. There are govermemt supported carpet weaving associations, leather factories, ceramic art shcools you may be interested to visit to learn about the tradational and historical arts in the region.


Since the region of Ephesus full of these art manufacture centers, you may even order a leather jacket designed or a carpet woven specially for you. The products recommended by your guide are guaranteed for quality and prices. Your money will be returned back if you can find the same item, with the same quality for lower price. If you do not want to do shopping, please let us or our guide know about it.

Usually tour starts soon after the cruise disemberkation. But with Best Ephesus Tours private itinerary, you will be flexible with starting time. Our guide will meet you at the exit gate of port with a sign your name on. For the tours from airport again we will be waiting for you at the airport upon your landing.
Yes. You can even ask your guide to change programme along the tour. We are happy to cover your expectations with in possible sightseeing around. Please consult us for your inquiries far visiting far distance destinations.
Please be informed that we do not require pre-payments. Acordingly we only need you to inform possible cancelations within 1 days before the day tour required.
No there is no dressing codes so you should have no hesitation about your outfit. Wear normally as in your home town. Turkey considered as one of the most open minded Middle East muslim country. For summer period tours you better wear a cap or take an umbrella with you. And ofcourse a comfortable walking shoes highly reccomended.
No. Gratuities are up to guests decision. If you are happy with your guide, a gratuity - usually in the region of 10% to 20% of the tour cost is highly appreciated. If you do more, you make them even happier.
Museums in Ephesus and Kusadasi are open on every day of week including Sunday.
We have taken many clients on tour who use wheelchairs. Ephesus Ancient City is easier then many other historical sights together with wooden platforms on certain sports. Please let us know in advance for better access.
Turkey is one of the lowest crime rate countrie in the world to travel. Comparing to many European countries safer for travellers. Interpol ranked Turkey as one of the secure holiday destination in Europe. We recommend our guest the same precautions they would in elsewhere. And please remeber that the security concerns affect all international travelers.
Yes, you can even let us prepare a shorter itinerary acording to must see sights or even you can shorter your tour with discussing your guide along the tour day. Remember you are the boss of your own tour.

Ephesus is 200 lira (around USD 11)

House of Mary is 150 lira (around USD 8)