Private Shore Excursion: Ephesus, Terrace Houses, St. Mary House, St. John Basilica - Kusadasi

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Tour Information

Key Details

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  • Duration: 8 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    8:30am (approx), Please contact your local supplier to reconfirm your departure time Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup .. read more
  • Departure Details :
    Kusadasi Cruise Port
  • Return Details :
    Kusadasi Cruise Port
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

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 Marys House. Next you will visit the Ephesus ruins, predominantly from the later Roman period including the Terrace Houses located opposite Hadrians 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.

Highlights

  • Fully narrated tour
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver

Know More about this tour

Your tour will start with a drive to scenically wonderful coastal road before you reach the ancient city of Ephesus (Efeze). The first place you will visit on this exciting tour will be the St. Marys House. Archaeological evidence shows that the little house dates from the 6th century but that the foundations were from the first century. Next you will visit the Ephesus ruins, predominantly from the later Roman period including the Terrace Houses located opposite Hadrians Temple. The wealthy and important people of Ephesus lived in these houses, which are finely decorated with mosaics and frescoes giving a true impression of the ancient lifestyle. Then, your tour will continue to the ruins of St. John's Basilica. 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. Under the central dome there is the grave of St John. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant.

Inclusions

  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Unlimited wine and soft drinks

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult