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Ephesus & House of Virgin Mary Private Tour from Izmir Port

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Stop At: The Temple of Artemis, Selcuk Turkey

Once the bustling capital of Roman Asia Minor, Ephesus was one of the region's great attractions a wealthy and influential city and home of the famed Temple of Artemis and one of the wonders of the ancient world.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Ancient City of Ephesus, Selcuk 35920 Turkey

Less than a quarter of this archaeological site has been excavated, and it is still considered a complete example of a classical Greek metropolis. Listen to perceptive stories regarding the lives of the those who filled the city throughout past centuries as you wonder at the well-preserved ruins and revel in a delicious lunch in a local restaurant notable for its authentic Turkish cooking.

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House), Selcuk 35100 Turkey

Your tour also takes you to other significant sights such as the House of the Virgin Mary, where Catholic belief says that the mother of Jesus spent her final days.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: The Basilica of Saint John, Isa Bey Mahallesi, 2013. Sk. No:1, Selcuk 35920 Turkey

You will also visit the ruins of the 6th-century Basilica of St. John, built by the Byzantine emperor Justinian I.

Duration: 1 hour
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up from the Port of Izmir

Izmir Port
  • Private transportation
  • Lunch
  • Admission fees into the sites mentioned
  • Private tour guide
  • Entry/Admission - Ancient City of Ephesus
  • Entry/Admission - Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House)
  • Entry/Admission - The Basilica of Saint John
  • Gratuities
  • Drinks
  • Personal Expenses
  • Other services not mentioned
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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  • Languages Offered: English, French, German
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