Activities

Day Trips & Excursions

Ephesus and St. Mary's House Day Trip from Izmir

No trip to Turkey is complete without exploring the ancient ruins of Ephesus - the best-preserved classical city in the eastern Mediterranean. You will also visit the final resting place of the Virgin Mary on this day trip from Izmir.
$80
8 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Pamukkale and Hierapolis

Succumb to the spectacular sight of Pamukkale - a unique natural wonder with dazzling white petrified lime cascades. At the ancient city of Hierapolis explore its Theater, a 2nd century AD building in Roman style. You'll also see the exceptional Necropolis, the largest ancient cemetery in Anatolia.
$125
9 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Small-Group Full Day Pergamum and Asklepion Tour from Izmir

Visit Pergamum, an ancient city dating before the 4th century BC. It's home to the second largest library in the ancient world, the steepest Theatre of Anatolia, the monumental Altar of Zeus and the Roman Medical Center ruins of Asklepion, work site of the great physician, Galen.
$130
8 hours
Shore Excursions

Izmir Shore Excursion: Day Trip to Ephesus and House of Virgin Mary

When you're in port in Izmir, don’t miss exploring the ancient ruins of Ephesus, the best-preserved classical city in the eastern Mediterranean. This Turkey shore excursion also includes a visit to the House of the Virgin Mary, where Mary spent her final days.
$95
8 hours
Shore Excursions

Izmir Shore Excursion: Small-Group Half Day Sightseeing Tour in Izmir

When your cruise arrives in port, discover the magic of Izmir on an introductory half-day tour that covers all the top sights. Wander through the ancient Agora, visit the Archaeological Museum and the iconic clock tower at the Konack Square, and enjoy a pleasant walk along the waterfront.
$50
3 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Small-Group Half Day Sightseeing Tour from Izmir

Discover the magic of Izmir on an introductory half-day tour that covers all the highlights. Wander through the ancient Agora, marvel at the ruins of Alexander the Great's castle and visit both the Archaeological and Ethnographic museums.
$50
3 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Ancient Ephesus tour with Mother's Mary House and visit to old village Sirince with wine tasting

Visit 3 different places in 1 day. Firstly ancient ruins of Ephesus which is the best-preserved ancient city in Turkey. It is a must see  while visiting Turkey. Then continue to the sanctuary of Virgin Mary's House. Finally finish your trip with free wine tasting while visiting  old  village Sirince which is famous for its wineyards and winehouses. All-day trip with lunch included in the price.
$95
10 hours
Shore Excursions

Izmir Shore Excursion: Private Tour to Ephesus, House of Virgin Mary and Temple of Artemis

When your cruise ship arrives in Izmir, make the most of your time with this private shore excursion to Ephesus, where you'll see some of most famous sights in Turkey. With your private tour guide, walk around the ancient city, a former center of the ancient world and one of the best-preserved ancient cities in the eastern Mediterranean. Visit the House of Virgin Mary, where she spent the last days of her life, and try to imagine the beauty of the Temple of Artemis (also known as the Temple of Diana), one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.
$99
6 hours
Private & Custom Tours

Private Tour: Ephesus and St. Mary's House

On this privately guided tour, journey to ancient Ephesus with such sites as the ruins of the Great Theatre, the Library of Celsius and the Temple of Hadrian, you'll want to explore as much as you can. Continue to the House of Virgin Mary and St John's Basilica.
$109
8 hours
Multi-day & Extended Tours

3-Day Small-Group Turkey Tour from Izmir: Kusadasi and Ephesus

This is a great  combination of Ephesus and Pamukkale tour daily excursions from Kusadasi . Enjoy a full-day tour in and around ancient Ephesus, plus a full-day tour of Pamukkale and Hierapolis. See the highlights of Greco-Roman Ephesus, and visit the House of the Virgin Mary and Temple of Artemis. The next day, view the ruins Hierapolis and stunning terraces of Pamukkale. Lunches and entrance fees will be included to the package and your small-group tour is limited to 14 people for a personalized experience.
$95
2 days