At the pier, your tour guide will be waiting for you. They will take you to the amazing places in Ephesus and provide you with nice info.
A trip at Ephesus will start right now. Welcome to one of the most popular harbor cities of the world.
For a great many years, this archaeological site was regarded as a port town. And thanks to regular digs that reveal new portions and artifacts, the city astounds tourists and preserve its historical worth.
The intellectual, creative, and social city of Ephesus was home to several notable classical thinkers like Heraclitus. So, its importance is more than you can ever imagine.
The city’s magnificent architecture, deep history, and the Temple of Artemis (one of the seven wonders of the ancient world) are all worth seeing.
You’ll see stonework, pillars, paintings, chapels, altars, monasteries, and, of course, Roman spas on our journey. You will form a bond with the ancient romans after witnessing every aspect of their lifestyle.
Don’t forget to check all the marble buildings and sculptures: Ephesus was a city of marble beauties.
While strolling, you’ll learn its history in details thanks to the guides. Enjoy expanding your cultural and historical knowledge.
Then House of Mary
Next, we’ll see an amazing place which hosted a sacred figure; Virgin Mary, aka Christ’s mother.
According to Christian tradition, Saint John and the Virgin Mary lived their last moments at a home near Ephesus, 5-6 years after Christ’s execution.
Yes, this is the place we’re heading to. In 1891, a team of German priests headed by a German nun found this building.
Then, many researches were made and this stone building became quite important.
This sacred site, which attracts thousands of visitors each year, preserves its sacredness for both Muslim people and Christians.
People who believe in the Virgin Mary’s divine attributes come here to make wishes while sipping from sacred water in the mysterious and quiet atmosphere of Mount Aladag.
You can be one of those lucky people and enjoy breathing this holy air.
When we see it all, we’ll end the session and you’ll be free to enjoy your day as you wish! You can go back to your hotels or Kusadasi port.
Do whatever you want and if you like the content, give us a call and order this trip, Short Ephesus Shore Excursion from Kusadasi Port!