Biblical Tours in Turkey
First of all you can find on our web site information about the history of ancient Turkey, about biblical sites to visit in Turkey, major Christian Saints, missionary journeys of St. Paul and Seven Churches of St. John.
Ephesus Tour provides you will all necessary details for arranging your biblical tour in Turkey.
Especially Western Civilizations in Anatolia played an important role, as 3 great religions were developed here: Christianity, Judaism and Islam. Many important events for the religions happened here, many important Saints lived on the lands of Turkey and left their footsteps there: St. Paul, St. John, St. Polycarp, St. Basil etc.
There is a lot of biblical saint places to visit in Turkey:
Antioch - the place where the followers of Jesus were first called Christians. Antioch became the residence of Patriarch of Asia in the ancient times. Two of the bishops of Antioch are famous in church history: Peter and Ignatius;
Tarsus the birth place of the Apostle Paul;
The Seven Churches of Revelation (the author of the Book of Revelation is St. John): Ephesus (the Church and the House of Virgin Mary is there, it is believed that the Mother of Jesus was brought there by John and spent her last days there, it is visited by many pilgrims every year;