Your guide will pick you up from Kusadasi port to enjoy an excursion to The House of Virgin Mary, the place where she spent her last years. It is recorded that St. John brought Virgin Mary to Ephesus after the death of Christ and built a small house for her on Bulbuldagi Mount. Continue to Ancient Ephesus where you are going to see the extensive ruins including The Odeon, State Agora, The Prytaneion, Domitian Square, Hercules Gate, The Fountain of Trajan-one of the finest monuments in Ephesus, Temple of Hadrian, walk through the Curetes Street, Celsius Library-was the third largest library with the capacity of 12,000 scrolls, The Gymnasium, The Grand Theatre and much more monuments create the special atmosphere of Ephesus. Our next stop will be at The Basilica of Saint John, who came to Ephesus with the Virgin Mary and wrote his Gospel. We will also visit The Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders on the Ancient World, a famous temple built for the goddess Artemis, known as Diana in ancient world. Head to a handicraft center to have a presentation about authentic Turkish arts. Drive back to the port due to re-embarkation time.
- The Terrace Houses section costs 15 USD per person.
- Ancient city of Ephesus is an open air museum and includes 1.5 km. walking.
- Pick up services from Kusadasi port and return.
- All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
- English speaking guide during the tour.
- Private driver during the tour.
- Lunch will be served through the tour.
- Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites.
- All taxes and service charge.
- Personal spendings.
Prices per Person
|2-3 Pax||4-5 Pax||6-10 Pax||11+ Pax|
|Price Per Person||$ 135||$ 94||$ 88||$ 83|
About 05 Hours
|You'll be protected up to $50,000|
Best Time to Visit Turkey
Spring and autumn are the ideal times to visit Istanbul and the inland regions. The Aegean and Mediterranean coasts are typically like the Mediterranean climate with mild winters and hot summers. As you travel further east in Turkey the extremes in climate become more pronounced with very hot and dry summers reaching highs of 40°C and bitterly cold winters with heavy snowfall.
Flying to Turkey
Istanbul for comfort and quality – Turkish Airlines & Delta Airlines (Daily and Scheduled Airlines only)
09 hours 30 minutes direct from New York
10 hours direct from Washington
Standard Time = GMT+2 hours
Summer Time = GMT+3 hours
Required - obtainable an e-Visa online by your credit or debit card before you travel costs $20 or on arrival
Make sure you are up-to-date on routine vaccines before every trip includes measles-mumps-rubella vaccine, diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine, varicella (chickenpox) vaccine, polio vaccine, and your yearly flu shot
Most citizens of Turkey are Muslims, but Turkish society is secular and modern, so European dress styles prevail. For your holiday in Turkey, dress the same as you wear in your country