Private Guided Tour: Ephesus, House of the Virgin Mary and Temple of Artemis

A guided cultural tour of Ephesus House of the Virgin Mary and Temple of Artemis with a private guide and van for up to 14 passengers. Professionally organized tour for a life time experience of Ephesus. Important notice: Tour service starts in between 8:00 and 10:00am and finishes in between 6:00pm and 7:00pm.


  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Comprehensive tour of the city

What to Expect

Ephesus tour will be an early morning pick up at approx 08:00 from your Bodrum Hotel, Bodrum Marina or Bodrum Airport taking a pleasant drive to Bafa Lake where we will stop for refreshments, then you will drive on towards the Ephesus site where tour guide will admit you in to the historical site.

Your guide will take you on a walking tour through one of the most magnificent excavations in the world. See the Odeon, The Temple of Hadrian and the impressive Library of Ephesus, The Grand Theatre, where St. Paul preached, it is the largest theatre with a capacity of 24,000. Tour guide will explain in deatail all of this, and  you will get time to take pictures of the amazing site.

After this you will go for a local lunch in Selcuk, a short drive from Ephesus. After lunch a short distance drive to The House of Virgin Mary, According to predominant Christian tradition, Mary was brought to Ephesus by the Apostle John after the Resurrection of Christ and lived out her days there. This is based mainly on the traditional belief that John came to Ephesus combined with the biblical statement that Jesus consigned her to Johns care.

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