Ephesus, House of Virgin Mary, & Artemis Temple Private Tour


After meeting your guide, drive to Our Lady’s House in the Aladag Mountains, 13 miles from Ephesus.
One of the 12 cities of the Ionian League, Ephesus is an ancient Greek region on the west coast of Asia Minor near Izmir. As a port city, this city was the main starting point of trade routes to Asia Minor.
Stroll the historic marble streets lined with historic public buildings such as the Scholastic Baths, the Library of Celsus, the Temple of Hadrian, and the Great Theater.
Your last stop before returning to downtown Kusadasi is the Temple of Artemission, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.


Visit the Ephesus area on a guided Kusadasi tour. Visit the House of the Virgin Mary, visit the Temple of Artemis and explore the city of Ephesus.

  • Walk the marble streets of Ephesus and admire the many ruins of the city.
  • Gain a revealing insight into the past from your knowledgeable tour guide.
  • Visit the Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.
  • See the house of the Virgin Mary.


  • Transportation in new, air-conditioned vehicles
  • Parking fees
  • Licensed guide
  • Entrance fees 
  • Meals not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Tips to driver and tour guide

Tour Plan

What To Expect

At the exit of the Kusadasi cruise terminal, right after clearing customs, your guide will hold a sign with your name on it. Hotel guests (private option only) are delivered from the hotel lobby.

Meeting point

Your guide will have a sign with your name on it at the Kusadasi Cruise Terminal. There is an exit after customs and you will see your name sign. Hotel guests will be picked up from their hotel lobby.

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Additional Info
  • Live tour guide : English, Spanish.
  • Private group available.
  • This tour is not suitable for wheelchair users.
  • What to bring : Comfortable shoes, Sunglasses, Sun Hat, Camera.
  • All beach trips involve some walking, so wear casual clothes and comfortable low-heeled shoes.
  • There is no admission fee. Tickets can be purchased directly from the guide on the day of the tour and are prepaid.
  • This tour is open to cruise ship passengers only. Guests staying at the hotel cannot participate.
Cancellation Policy

To receive a full refund, cancel up to 24 hours in advance.


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