Don’t miss exploring the ancient ruins of Ephesus, the best-preserved classical city in the eastern Mediterranean – 8 Hours
Izmir shore excursion to ◎Ephesus and ◎House of the Virgin Mary Guided tour of Ephesus’ ancient sights Explore the ◎Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World Lunch of authentic Turkish cuisine (included) Transport by air-conditioned coach English-speaking local tour guide
Confirmation will be received at time of booking In the event of any museum closures, an alternative similar museum will be visited At time of booking, Cruise Ship passengers must provide the following details under Special Requirements: Ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time Not recommended for children aged 4 and under Children 18 years and under must be accompanied by an adult
Meeting at the Izmir (Adnan Menderes) airport or Izmir Cruise Ship Port and drive to birthplace of Homer and departure for Ephesus, one of the twelve cities of the Ionian League during the classical Greek period. Ephesus was also one of the “Seven Churches of Anatolia (Asia)” that are cited in the Book of Revelation.
Visit to the old Greco-Roman city of Ephesus, Marble Street, Odeon, Bouleterion, Temple of Hadrian and Serapis, Agora, Library of Celsus, Great Theatre, Double Church, Arcadian Way, Gate of Magnesia.
Last abode of Virgin Mary at Mount Solmissos and lunch at Selçuk. Visit to İsabey Mosque, one of the oldest and most impressive works of architectural art remaining from Anatolian Beyliks and the Temple of Artemis, one of the “Seven Wonders of the Ancient World”.
Tour ends round 18:00 and transfer back to Izmir (Adnan Menderes) airport or Izmir Cruise Ship Port