Information About Ancient Ephesus and Tours
Ancient Ephesus and Tours
Ancient Ephesus is one of the most impressive archeological sites of World Heritage. It was located on the western coast of Turkey right on the Aegean Water. Harbour of Ephesus created great opportunity for dealers of both side to exchange their business and culture. Even though the remains of Ephesus from 3rd Century it is dated back to the 3rd Millennium B.C. Ephesus had over 250.000 thousand cosmopolitan population in between 1st and 2nd Century A.D With the Temple of Artemis (Diana) Ephesus became the cult center of Ancient Turkey Where they were receiving thousands of pilgrims to worship every single year for the spring festivals.
Remarkable Monuments of Ancient Ephesus
Philosopher Heraclitus was born in Ephesus one of his Motto was “No one cannot step into the running water (same river) twice “
Temple of Artemis; (Diana) was one of the seven ancient Wonders of the World
The Celsus Library; was the third largest one of ancient world
The Great theater; of Ephesus is the place Where St Paul Preached on his missionary Journey
Terraces Houses of Ephesus; One of the magnificent monuments of Ancient world with its mosaics and wall paintings.
The Toilets: There was no privacy in the public toilets of Ancient Ephesus
Church of Mother Mary; was the first church dedicated to the Mother Mary
These are some of the significant monuments of Ancient Ephesus temple colonnaded street, the brothel and the commercial market place, menorah the Jewish Symbol is also must see monuments of Ephesus.
Ephesus also one of the biblical site for Christian History because Asia Minor (Turkey ) has been visited by the most important characters of Christianity Such as St Paul, John the Apostle ,Timothy the Apostle, St Luke the Apostle.
Travelephesus.com offers private and regular tours to Ancient Ephesus with the experience of 21 years. Ephesus tours covers the Sites Such as Ancient Ephesus , Shrine of Mother Mary , Temple of Artemis, St John Basilica. Private Tours to the highlights of Jewish and Christian heritage of Ephesus and Turkey can easily customized on request.