Ancient City of Ephesus, Selcuk

Must see · World heritage site · Ruin · Historic Site
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. Put Ancient City of Ephesus on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Selcuk trip planner.
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  • A large Roman site with some excellent structures notably the two theatres ( amphitheaters being totally round) and the Temple of Artemis. A number of smaller buildings joined by the columned paved...  more »
  • We visited on Sunday. We had a hired car, so parked at the lower entrance. (Uphill walk) 15TL - Parking 100 TL - Entrance Terrace Houses - Extra Please be aware that the main Amphitheatre is...  more »

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