Selcuk in a nutshell


The strategic location of Selcuk has proved to be a popular place to settle down during the centuries. The name ‘Selcuk’ comes from the Turkish tribes who settled in the region by the 12th century. Selcuk has been reputed well for its closeness to the ancient Ephesus, Virgin Mary’s House and Seljukian works of art. Besides the historical richness around the area, Selcuk is worth-seeing with the places of superb natural beauty surrounding the town. The village “Sirince (the old greek, wine village)” is the one that attracts every visitors with its spectacular view from a mountain in the 8km east of Selcuk.

Selcuk is rich and famous with the lively festivals scattered almost in every seasons. The Ephesus International Festival, held in May; The Camel Wrestling Festival, performed in the third weekend of January lasting in one day, attract both participants and visitors. Also the Rite ceremonies at the House of Virgin Mary are held every year on the 15th of August from 10:00 in the morning.

There are many good buys in the charming boutiques and colorful bazaars situated in the picturesque narrow, winding streets of the town. Also the town market on Saturdays offer an enjoying shopping to the visitors with the great variety of food and textile. Relaxing with a delicious meal in an inviting restaurant is a popular way to spend the evening hours in Selcuk. Visitors may sample the famous “chop-shish” -a meat variety, or classical Turkish cuisine.

 




Yearly Average Temperatures In Selcuk

    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec   Year
  8.2 9.1 11.0 14.6 18.6 22.5 24.8 24.4 21.4 17.0 13.0 9.9   16.2
                               
  46.8 48.4 51.8 58.3 65.5 72.3 76.6 75.9 70.5 62.6 55.4 49.8   61.2



Distances From Selcuk To

 Location

Km

 Ephesus 3
 Kusadasi Beach Town 15
 Sirince Village 6
 Izmir Metrepol City 75
 Cesme Beach Town 135
 Soke Town 38
 Aydin City 50
 Didim Beach Town 85
 National Park (Peninsula) 43
 Bodrum Beach Town 160
 Marmaris Beach Town 215
 Pamukkale Thermal Town 180
 Canakkale (Assos & Troy) 407
 Airports Km
 Istanbul Ataturk Airport (IST) 650
 Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport (ADB) 55
 Bodrum Airport (BJV) 150
 Dalaman Airport (DLM) 246
 Antalya Airport (AYT) 405
 Historical Places Km
 Smyrna 75
 Pergamum 183
 Thyateira 166
 Sardis 110
 Philadelphia 136
 Laodicea 180
 Aphrodisias 147
 Hierapolis 180
 Didyma 80
 Miletus 63
 Priene 45
 


Ferry Departure Days & Times To Greek Islands

Kusadasi - Samos
01.April - 31.October Every Day: 08.30
31.October - 01.April Please Ask

Marmaris - Rhodes
01.May - 30.September Every Day: 09.30 (Except Sundays)
30.September - 01.May Please Call For Information

Bodrum - Kos
01.May - 31.October Every Day: 09.30
31.October - 01.May Monday - Wednesday - Friday: 09.30

 


Embassies And Consulates In Turkey

Country Embassy Consulate
USA Ataturk Bulvari no 110, Kavaklidere, Ankara
Tel: +90-(312)4686110
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Mesrutiyet Cad. No: 104 Tepebasi ISTANBUL
Tel: +90-(212 ) 251 3602/3/4
Fax: 251 3218
Germany Ataturk Bulvari No:124,Ankara
Tel: +90-(312) 426 5465
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Ismet Inonü Cad. No: 16 Gümüssuyu/ ISTANBUL
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Fax: 2499920
Albania Ebuziya Tevfik Sok. No:17 Çankaya, ANKARA
Tel: +90-(312) 441 6105-9
Fax: 441 6104
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Fax: 2962427 
Australia Nene Hatun Cad. No: 83 Gaziosmanpasa/ ANKARA
Tel: +90-(312) 446 1180
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Austria Atatürk Bulvari No:189 Kavaklidere/ANKARA
Tel:+90-(312) 4342172
Fax: 4189454
Köybasi Cad. No: 46 Yenikoy/ISTANBUL
Tel:+90-(212) 262 9315
Fax: 262 4984
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Belgium Mahatma Gandhi Cad. No: 55 Gaziosmanpasa/ANKARA
Tel:+90-(312) 446 8247/48
Siraselviler Cad. No: 73 Taksim/ ISTANBUL
Tel:+90-(212) 243 3300
Fax: 243 5074
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Bulgaria Atatürk BulvariNo: 124 ANKARA
Tel:+90-(312) 426 7455
Ulus Mahallesi, Adnan Saygun Cad. No: 44 2. Levent/ISTANBUL
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Fax: 264 1011 
China Gölgeli Sok.No: 34 Gaziosmanpasa/ ANKARA
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Fax: 446 4248
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Tel:+90-(312) 426 5887
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Tel:+90-(212)2341 366 – 230 9597 
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Tel:+90-(312) 468 7760
Fax: 468 4559
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Tel:+90-(212) 245 0385
Fax: 293 4624
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Fax: 211 3467 
Philippines Mahatma Gandhi Cad.56
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Tel:+90-(312) 446 5831
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Tel:+90-(312) 426 5921
Fax: 468 2507
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France Paris Cad. No:70 Kavaklidere/ ANKARA
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Fax:+90-(212) 249 9168
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Tel:+90-(312) 4471720
 
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Tel:+90-(312) 468 6230...42
Fax: 468 0113
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Fax: 245 4989
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P.K:473 Sisli 80224
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Tel:+90-(312) 426 5460-63
Fax:+90-(312) 426-5800
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Visa Section: 244 3259
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4395170
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Hungary
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Tunisia
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