House of Virgin Mary tour

Departure from: Izmir Airport/Izmir port or hotel / Kusadasi Harbour or Kusadasi Hotels

The House of Virgin Mary tour
Key Information:
Tour Duration: approx. 4 -4,5 hours
Days of Operation: Every day
Season: All Year
Places to visit: Ephesus ancient city, House of Virgin Mary.
Guide: English speaking guide (tours in other languages are available)
Departure from: Izmir Airport/Izmir port or hotel / Kusadasi Harbour or Kusadasi Hotels.


House of Virgin Mary tour program

Meeting with your guide at the determined point. The guide will hold up a sign with your name on it. Driving to Ephesus through Selcuk.

Our first stop will be the House of Virgin Mary being a sacred place and visited by thousand of pilgrims every year. The Vatican has recognized this small house in the Solmissos Mountains as the final resting place of the Virgin Mary. A small shrine dedicated to St. Mary was found when the ruins of the house were first discovered According to the belief the mother of Jesus Mary was brought here by St. John Apostle and stayed here until her death.

During the full day Ephesus tour our second stop will be the Ephesus ancient city. The Ephesus visit together with your local Ephesus guide will be a walking tour taking you throughout one of the most surprising excavations in the world. You will see the Odeon, The Fountain of Trajan, Terrace houses (from outside), the baths of Scholastic, the temple of Hadrian and magnificent Celsius library . The library is adorned with columns and statues. The Grand Theater, where Saint Paul preached, is a huge theater with a capacity of 24,000 seats. You will return to the bus through the Arcadian Way, where Mark Anthony and Cleopatra once rode in procession. The visit of Ephesus city will take nearly 2 hours.

At the end of the tour we offer to you a lunch and then we drive you back to Kusadasi Harbour/hotel or Izmir port/airport/hotel.

Take with you

  • Camera.
  • Hat.
  • Comfortable shoes.
  • Water.

Included in price
Professional English speaking guide (tour in other language is available).
Air conditioned vehicle with the driver
All entrance fees stated in the program.
All local taxes.
No extra or hidden costs!.


Your safety during the tour is our responsibility guaranteed by TURSAB association, number A 8456 license and travel insurance...



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