What To Expect
After a 1-hour drive, your tour starts with a visit to the best preserved and restored ancient city in Turkey. You will visit Ephesus which is known to be the commercial, religious, and social center of antiquity. Ephesus is probably the best combination of Greek, Roman and Byzantine civilizations. With the mythological stories and spectacular ruins, you will feel the ancient life in Ephesus.
Visit the fountains of Trojan, Polio, the Temple of Hadrian and Domitian, Private House, the Library of Celcius, Varius and Scolastica Baths, Bouloterion and the Great Theatre with a capacity of 24,000 spectators. After lunch, you will visit the House of Virgin Mary where she spent last days of her life, located on Mt. Koressos (Mount Nightingale). Thereafter you will visit the Basilica of St. John, which was constructed by Justinian I in the 6th century. At the end of the tour you will be transferred to the airport or to your hotel depending on your schedule.
Pick up from centrally located Izmir Hotels or Izmir Cruise Port and drop off services
Land transportation with a comfortable, air-conditioned and non-smoking vehicle
All highway and parking fees of the vehicle
Professional English-speaking tour guide throughout the tour
All entrance fees for the sites mentioned in itinerary
Drinks during lunch
Tips and gratuities
pick up from hotels start at 08:00 - 08:30.
Museums are closed on Mondays. In the event of any museum closures, an alternative similar museum will be visited.
The itinerary involves a good deal of walking. Good comfortable footwear is therefore essential.
Excursions are not operated from Kayseri Area.
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.