Private Shore Excursion: Ephesus, Terrace Houses, St. Mary House, St. John Basilica
The tour will start with a drive to scenically wonderful coastal road before you reach the ancient city of Ephesus. The first place you will visit on this exciting tour will be the Virgin Mary’s House. Next you will visit the Ephesus ruins, predominantly from the later Roman period including the “Terrace Houses” located opposite Hadrian’s Temple. Then, your tour will continue to the ruins of the Basilica of St John. The Basilica had a cruciform plan with four domes along its longitudinal axis and a pair flanking the central dome to form the arm of the cross. Lunch will be served at a lovely local restaurant.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Ancient City of Ephesus, Selcuk 35920 Turkiye
Once in the ancient city itself we will explore this ancient Roman city and visit the Library of Celcius, Temple of Hadrian, the Theatre and Odeon.
Hellenistic and Roman vestiges: Odeon, Bouleterion, Fountains, Temples, Roman Baths. The Library of Celsus: Renowned for its statues of four female figures symbolizing Wisdom, Knowledge, Intelligence and Valor. The Great Theater: This theater is the spot where St Paul preached to Ephesians.
Duration: 2 hoursStop At:
Ephesus Terrace Houses, Selcuk 35148 Turkiye
Ephesus Terrace Houses
Duration: 30 minutesStop At:
Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House), Sultaniye Mahallesi, Selcuk 35100 Turkiye
The home nestled in the grotto is believed to have been Mary's residence during her last days.
Duration: 1 hourStop At:
The Basilica of Saint John, Isa Bey Mahallesi, 2013. Sk. No:1, Selcuk 35920 Turkiye
This large sixth century church was built by Justinian I over the burial site of John the Apostle.
Duration: 1 hour
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"A minimum 2 people required for this tour"
"Most travelers can participate"
"We as KARAVAN TRAVEL, want to ensure the minds of travelers that, all the necessary safety measures and precautions will be maintained at all times; hand sanitizer will be available, masks will be given out, seats will be blocked out on coaches, reduced groups sizes and social distancing measures will be taking against COVID-19 infections. We will follow up the new regulations/restrictions permanently and update our procedures accordingly."
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Face masks provided for travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"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 experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
Hora de Inicio:
Duración: 8 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
Kusadasi Port, Türkmen, Yat Limanı, 09400 Kuşadası/Aydın, Türkiye
Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up from Kusadasi PortPorts
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.