Ephesus from Istanbul Private Day Tour by Plane

Duration: 14 hours
Destination: Turkey, Turkish Aegean Coast, Selçuk
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  • 14 hours
  • Selçuk
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Non-Cancellable

Overview

Our tour starts with pick up from your in Istanbul . Transfer to Istanbul Ataturk airport for 1 hour flight to Izmir airport. departing at 09.00 a.m.  Our guide will meet you at Izmir airport with your name sign and our private tour starts. Visit Artemission Temple, Ephesus,  After Lunch ( included ) Continue to visit The House of Virgin Mary  and St. John Basilica.  drive back to Izmir airport for our flight departing at 19.00 to Istanbul. On arrival our representative will meet you at the airport and transfer back to your hotel.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Sabiha Gökçen H.L., Sanayi, 34906 Pendik/İstanbul, Turkey

Pick up from hotel and transfer to Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen airport airport for morning flight to Izmir. Pick up time and flight details will be e-mailed you during your confirmation. Domestic flights tickets will be e-mailed you

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Izmir Adnan Menderes Airport, Dokuz Eylül, 35410 Gaziemir/İzmir, Turkey

Arrive in Izmir Airport . Met by you tour guide with your name sign and drive to Ephesus ( 45 minutes drive )

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Ancient City of Ephesus, Selcuk 35920 Turkey

40 min. drive to to Ephesus, walk through history along marble streets lined with wonderful public buildings, among them The State Agora, Odeon, Memnius Monument, the Temple of Domitian, , Polio Fountain, Curetes Street, The Trajan Fountain, The Baths of Scholastica, Hadrian Temple, Latrina, Celcus Library, the gate of Mihridates and Mazues, Commercial Agora and The Grand Theater are two of the most impressive buildings in Ephesus. Grand theatre was built in 3rd century B.C and it was later expanded to 24.000 spectators by the Romans in the 1st century A.D.
After Ephesus, lunch will be served in the garden of a local handicrafts center. Here you can see some of the traditional carpet weaving techniques used and enjoy viewing some splendid displays of beautiful carpets.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House), Selcuk 35100 Turkey

After Lunch,. drive to visit House of Virgin Mary. This house is located on the Aladag Mountains 5 miles from Ephesus. At the third Ecumenical Council of 431 in Ephesus, it was claimed that Mary came to Ephesus with St. John in 37 A.D. and lived there until her death in 48 A.D. After the discovery of the house, the Archbishop of Izmir declared it a place of pilgrimage in 1892. On July 26, 1967, Pope Paul VI visited this place and prayed here.


Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: The Temple of Artemis, Ataturk, Park Ici Yolu No:12, Selcuk Turkey

visit the Artemis Temple where is one of the seven wonders of the Ancient World. before drive to Izmir airport
Flight from Izmir to Istanbul

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: İstanbul Havalimanı, Tayakadın, 34277 Arnavutköy/İstanbul, Turkey

Arrival to Istanbul airport. met by our representative and transfer to the hotel for overnight.

Duration: 45 minutes

Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Lunch
  • Professional Licenced Tour guide
  • Private tour
  • Round-trip private hotel transfers
  • Round-trip Istanbul - Izmir - Istanbul flights
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Entrance Fees
  • Entry/Admission - Ancient City of Ephesus
  • Entry/Admission - Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House)

Exclusions
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up from your hotel in Istanbul


Departure Time

7:00 AM

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Duration

14 hours

Package is not cancellable.

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