Tour the ancient city of Ephesus on a day trip from Istanbul,
Explore the historical sites appreciating the rich history with the help of your professional guide,
Visit the Temple of Artemis, The House of the Virgin Mary, and many more famous landmarks.
After picking you up from your hotel in Istanbul, our guide will accompany you to the airport for your trip to Izmir. Once in Izmir, you will set off for Ephesus to begin your tour of this ancient city.
First you will explore the site and remains of the Temple of Artemis, also known as the Temple of Diana. Once considered one of the 7 wonders of the ancient world, this grand temple was destroyed in the 5th century.
You will meet with your tour guide at the hotel and transfer to Airport for your Izmir flight .
As you arrive the airport your vehicle will be waiting for you to transfer directly to Ephesus site .
See the ruins at the site of this once-great temple, and admire pieces of impressive ancient Greek architecture.
Next on our itinerary is the House of the Virgin Mary. This Christian shrine is believed to be the stone house that Mary was taken to by Saint John, and where she lived until her death.
You will be offered a substantial lunch prior to the afternoon programme.
After exploring other historical sites, such as the magnificent remains of the Library of Celsus or the 6th-century Basilica of St. John, you will be driven to Artemis Tample ruins then you will be taken to Kusadasi for overnight.
Kusadasi is one of the popular touristic town on Aegean region of Turkey. You will have a chance to discover the city and see pigeon island and fortification , caravansary and old Kusadasi houses with your tour guide .
there will be great opportunity to see cultural demonstration with Turkish tea or Turkish coffee offering in the weaving center.
Next day of your tour , depending on your tour program which you have decided with your tour guide , will proceed.
Then according to your flight departure time ,you will be transferred back to airport to flight to Istanbul.
The tour will end with a drop-off at Airport or transfer back to your hotel in istanbul depends on your preferences.