Ephesus Shore Excursions and Private Tours of Ephesus and Western Turkey
TransBalkan Tours is a fully licenced tour operator since 1963 and a member of TURSAB. License: A 776.
About TransBalkan Tours
TransBalkan Tours has been a pioneer in Private Turkey Tours since 1963. A well known tour operator providing Ephesus Shore Excursions, Private Tours of Ephesus, Pamukkale, Aphrodisias, Pergamon, Seven Churches of Revelation Tour and many more.
TransBalkan Tours is proud to offer exclusive private trips, Kusadasi Shore Excursions and private tours to Ephesus, Pamukkale, Aphrodisias, Pergamon, Seven Churches in Turkey and many more fascinating sites. We offer a wide variety of private shore excursions for cruise passengers and Western Turkey Tours for land travellers. If you would like to visit the other sites that are not listed just let us know and give us the opportunity to furnish you with a perfect program that would fit to your needs.
We offer private tours of Western Turkey with a variety of luxury and air-conditioned vehicles. Depending on the number of participants we use MPVs, vans, mini buses or coaches. We work with the best tour guides. All of our tour guides are licenced by the Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism.
Once you book with us you will have the opportunity for the following:
We offer the following Private Tours
Kusadasi is the most popular cruise port of Turkey. Because of its proximity to the Ancient City of Ephesus, many cruise ships stop at Kusadasi Port. We offer custom made private Ephesus shore excursions from Kusadasi to Ephesus and surrounding area. All of our Ephesus excursions are conducted by expert licensed tour guides.
Located on the west coast of Turkey, Ephesus has a rich historical significance that fascinates visitors. From the imposing ruins of the Library of Celsus to the magnificence of the Temple of Artemis, every step you take unearths a story from ancient times. Expert guides will lead you through the well-preserved streets and offer fascinating insights into the lives of its inhabitants. As you pass the impressive theater, immerse yourself in the living history of the Roman Empire, imagining the spectacular spectacles that once took place here. With attention to detail and a seamless itinerary, our Ephesus shore excursions offer a professional touch, ensuring an enriching and unforgettable experience for all travelers.
Many sites in Western Turkey are mentioned in the New Testament. St. Paul lived in Ephesus over 2.5 years. Paul mailed 3 letters to the Ancient City of Ephesus: Ephesians, Timothy 1, Timothy 2. Possibly St. John the Apostle and Virgin Mary came to the Ancient City of Ephesus. Mary is believed to spent her last years on a mountain near the Ancient City of Ephesus. Ephesus is among the 7 Churches of Asia Minor that is mentioned in the Book of Revelation written by John the Apostle. Tomb of St. John the Apostle is in Ephesus and the tomb of St. Philip is in Hierapolis (Pamukkale).
The Seven Churches of Revelation Tour offers an opportunity to discover the historical significance of these ancient Biblical sites. This meticulously crafted tour allows participants to not only visit the seven churches mentioned in the Book of Revelation, but also provide a comprehensive understanding of the cultural and religious context in which these churches developed. Led by knowledgeable guides with expertise in biblical archaeology. You will have the opportunity to explore the fascinating ruins of Ephesus, Thyatira, Sardis and other churches, as well as gain a deeper understanding of the early Christian communities and their struggles. Designed in a professional style, this tour promises to be a spiritually enriching and intellectually stimulating journey through the pages of history.
We offer private transfers with experienced drivers and luxury vehicles between the following locations:
For more information please contact us.