Archaeologous

Kusadasi Private Tours and Kusadasi Cruise Ship Shore Excursions

Tour specialist, Archaeologous, offers and organizes a range of private tours to all the surrounding Kusadasi areas including: Ephesus, Didyma, Priene, Miletus, Sirince, & Aqua Land.  All tours include a licensed tour guide to make sure everything runs smoothly and to share local and historical information.  

  • Discover: a full range of sightseeing activities in and around Kusadasi
  • Choose: from suggested tours or create your own custom itinerary
  • Personalize: with 11 languages, special assistance for the elderly, and VIP services
  • Request and book: pick a tour, check availability, and book to secure your vacation
  • Expect: prompt reply/answers, no detail being too small, never combined with strangers.

Note: Unlike other local operators, we do NOT make unrequested stops at carpet shops or favored merchants for commission.

Kusadasi- Our personal guide in Kusadasi was an archaeologist and architect so the extra treasure of his knowledge was amazing and appreciated by our group as we had loads of questions. Highly recommend your company Vicky C., Berlin, Germany
Kusadasi- The Ephesus tour we booked through Archaeologous was the only private tour we booked for our cruise . Our guide, John, was so well versed on history and culture. We were thrilled to have gotten him. stewschu La Crosse, Wisconsin

Sightseeing Favorites-Ephesus, St Johns Basilica, Hali Village-Kusadasi

4hr Private Preset tour

Itinerary: Ephesus Temple of Artemis, Ephesus Archaeological site, Hali Village, St. John's Basilica and Walk around Kusadasi town with time for shopping.

Cruise ship passengers call this their favorite shore excursion of Kusadasi. This popular private Kusadasi Sightseeing excursion has you experiencing the best preserved and richest city of Hellenistic times, Ephesus, with it's 8,000 years of history. Also, St Johns burial site, and the Hali Village where from cocoon to masterpiece Turkish rug art is created. The licensed guide is a wealth of knowledge for your private group.

Kusadasi Half Day Hamam and Shopping Tour

4hr Private Preset tour

Itinerary: Hali Village, Kusadasi Hamam - Turkish Bath and Massage and Walk around Kusadasi town with time for shopping.

Choose this Kusadasi private guided half day Hamam and Shopping shore excursion. It's a real favorite of cruise passengers with limited time in Kusadasi Port, Turkey. You'll have a 600 yr old. traditional Hamam steam/scrub/massage. Then a short drive to refreshing Hali village to witness nomad women creating Turkish rug 'art'. Then shopping time in town for those Turkish treasured souvenirs.

Kusadasi Private Shore excursion Tour of Ephesus and House of Mother Mary

4hr Private Preset tour

Itinerary: Ephesus Temple of Artemis, Ephesus Archaeological site, House of Mother Mary and Walk around Kusadasi town with time for shopping.

Cruising to Kusadasi? This private guided shore excursion is a favorite amongst cruisers. This half day tour by Archaeologous will take you to legendary Ephesus and House of Mother Mary and includes the Temple of Artemis and shopping time in Kusadasi. A real cruise ship passenger favorite. You will be walking in the footsteps of Alexander the Great, Mother Mary, Apostle Paul, St John, and Marc Anthony.

Kusadasi Half Day Customized tour

4hr Private Custom tour

Kusadasi Port is your destination? Create a great Kusadasi half day 'private' customized shore excursion tour from the best of Kusadasi: Choose from Ephesus Archaeological site, museums, or choose total outdoor family fun: jet skis, horsebnack or Hamam experience plus much more.

Kusadasi to Ephesus, Terrace Houses, House of Mother Mary, Hali Village

8hr Private Preset tour

Itinerary: Ephesus Terrace Houses, Ephesus Temple of Artemis, Ephesus Archaeological site, House of Mother Mary and Time for lunch Hali Village.

This private guided shore excursion from Kusadasi to legendary Ephesus, the Terrace Houses, ruins of one of the Ancient Wonders of the World, the Temple of Artemis, Hali Village for lunch and the House of Mother Mary, her final resting place, is the ultimate historic and eye opening Archaeologous tour.

Kusadasi Historic Priene, Miletus and Didyma

8hr Private Preset tour

Itinerary: Didyma, Miletus, Priene, Time for Turkish lunch and Walk around Kusadasi town with time for shopping.

This Kusadasi Historic Priene, Miletus and Didyma private guided full day shore excursion, is a spectacular excursion from Kusadasi Port to three of Turkey's most epic cities: Priene, Miletus and Didyma. Priene, (the first street grid and steepest theatre), Miletus, (home to Alexander the Great and a most impressive theatre of Anatolian history), lunchtime, and Didyma, (home of the Oracle of Apollo).

Kusadasi Pampering Day: Winetasting, Crafts, Hamam, Shopping

8hr Private Preset tour

Itinerary: Hali Carpet Village (lunch included), Kusadasi Hamam - Turkish Bath and Massage, Sirince - local wine tasting and craft shopping and Walk around Kusadasi town with time for shopping.

The "Kusadasi Pampering Day: Winetasting, Crafts shopping, Hali village-organic luncheon, Hamam, is a must do if cruising to Kusadasi port. Your professional licensed guide will have your personal group travelling to the beautiful countryside village of Sirince. Here you'll have a wine tasting and time for seeing the village craft shops. Then down the hill for our organic lunch at the Hali Village where you'll also see a demo of 'cocoon to carpet art'. And the finale of your sensual day will be the 600 year old traditional Hamam experience of a steam/scrub/massage. So choose the 'Kusadasi Pampering Day' and let us pamper you.

Biblical Christianity Day Tour-Ephesus, Kusadasi

8hr Private Preset tour

Itinerary: Ephesus Archaeological site, Hali Village, House of Mother Mary, Kusadasi 30 minute shopping opportunity, St. John's Basilica and Time for Turkish lunch.

The Kusadasi Biblical Christianity Day shore tour of Ephesus is a professionally guided tour for your personal group. If you are interested in early Christian history, you'll be at the site of multiple verses in the Bible. Walk in the footsteps of Apostle Paul and St John in Ephesus. You will walk where they spoke, worked and lived. Also, this in-depth 8 hour shore excursion from Kusadasi lets you visit the mountaintop House of Mother Mary and the Basilica/burial location of St John.

Kusadasi Full Day Customized Tour

8hr Private Custom tour

Design your own private day shore excursion tour with our Kusadasi Full Day Customized Tour. Mix-and- match from the most popular choices in Kusadasi. You will find historic, rest and relaxation and/or water/sports recreational type activities.