Private tour

Ephesus Bible Study Tour from Kusadasi or İzmir

Activity provider: OKEANOS TRAVEL

Ephesus Bible Study Tour from Kusadasi or İzmir

Activity provider: OKEANOS TRAVEL

From US$ 160 per person

Arrive in Kusadasi, you will meet your guide at the port for your Ephesus Bible study tour. You will explore the ruins of the ancient city of Ephesus and visit the House of Virgin Mary and the Basilica of St. John.

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Duration 6.5 - 7.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Italian, Greek, French, Dutch, German, Russian, Turkish
Pickup included
Pickup is available at the port, airport, or your hotel. Please indicate your preference when booking.
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  • Visit the Biblical sites of Ephesus,the House of Virgin Mary an the Basilica of St. John.
  • Learn the Ephesus history and explore the ancient ruins.
  • See the spectacular Celsius Library and marvelous Grand Theatre.
  • Make a wish in the House of Virgin Mary.
  • On the way to the Kusadasi enjoy breathtaking views of harbour town.
Full description
Arrive in Kusadasi meet your professional guide at Kusadasi port or hotel. Drive to Ephesus-Selcuk. Discover some of the Biblical sites of Ephesus where it is believed that the gospel of John was written. Be guided through the beautiful landscape learning about the religious history of the area along the way.The first place you will visit will be House of the Virgin Mary, the sacred place where it is believed she spent her last days before she died. Continue to Ephesus city where you will see the Church of Mary and the Grand Theater where St. Paul used to preach, spreading Christianity. The next sight will be Seven Sleepers cave. The legend of the cave tells of seven young Christians who hid in this cave when Christianity was forbidden. They fell asleep, awaking 100 years later to discover Christianity flourishing.After a break for a delicious lunch you will continue to the Basilica of St John, who wrote the book of Revelation. This is located over his burial place. At the end of the day you will return to Kusadasi Port or hotel. 
  • Licensed professional guide in English or another preferred language for all sightseeing
  • Air-conditioned luxury vehicle with a professional driver
  • Pick-up and drop-off service
  • Entrance fees to museums and sites according to the above itinerary
  • Gratuities to guide and driver
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Any items not specifically mentioned as included
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
  • Video recording

Know before you go

  • Take a camera and a sunhat
  • Comfortable walking shoes are highly recommended
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 3 reviews

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Superb day, I was really delighted! Very punctual for the pick-up time! The driver drove very well! My French speaking guide was wonderful and very motivating and he explains everything with great knowledge! I was very happy to listen to it I 100% recommend this tour thank you again I leave with wonderful memories

November 2, 2019

Very interesting place for its history, very knowledgeable guide.

September 22, 2019

Excellent guide and driver. His explanations were very clear and specific to make that experience something to remember forever. The house of the Virgin Mary is very moving.

May 27, 2022

Product ID: 34134