Full Day Ephesus Tour for Cruise Passengers

Your guide will meet you in Kusadasi or Selcuk (in a hotel you stay in or at the port pier); after short drive we will visit the House of Virgin Mary. According to Christian tradition, Mary was brought to Ephesus by the Apostle John after the Resurrection of Christ and lived her final days there. This church was erected on the foundation of that house.

Afterwards, we will drive for 10 minutes to the ancient city of Ephesus, the largest open-air museum in Turkey and the best preserved classical city in the Eastern Mediterranean. Cleopatra, Mark Antony, Virgin Mary and John the Apostle once walked its streets. Your guide will explain you about life in ancient Rome as you walk through the history of this important city. Then you will visit the Temple of Artemis which is one of the Seven wonders of the ancient World. During this tour you can also visit the Basilica of St. John and Ephesus indoor Museum where you can see statues and fragments found in Ephesus. .

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6 to 9 hours


Hotel pickup available


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  • What's included :
    • Bottled water
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
    • Private tour
    • Transport by private vehicle
    What's excluded :
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Gratuities
    • Entry/Admission - Ancient City of Ephesus
    • Entry/Admission - Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House)
    • Entry/Admission - Ephesus Museum
    • Entry/Admission - The Temple of Artemis
    • Entry/Admission - The Basilica of Saint John
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Ancient City of Ephesus, Selcuk 35920 Turkey

    Ancient Greco Roman city from the 3rd cent BC

    Duration: 2 hours

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

    the mother of Jesus, was taken to this house by Saint John and lived there her final day

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Ephesus Museum, Selcuk Turkey

    Indoor museum where we will see the artefects from Ephesus ancient city.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: The Temple of Artemis, Ataturk, Park Ici Yolu No:12, Selcuk Turkey

    One of the ancient wonders of the world

    Duration: 30 minutes

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

    During this tour we will visit the Basilica of St. John and see his burial place.

    Duration: 45 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offeredPorts
    • Kusadsı Port
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Entrance fees (free for children until the age of 6; please do not forget to bring their id or passport copy as an age proof)
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


English - Guide

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Fitness Req.


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Organised by Turkey Private Tours

Activity ID: V-8249P67

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