If you are a believer, the site is touching and venerable. It is not very big and does not involve a lot of walking. Mass services are held outside on Sundays on a very beautiful setting. The three room house is the centre of the...More
About Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House)
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This site is believed to be the last residence of Virgin Mary before she ascended to the Heavens. It is at a 10-12 mins uphill drive from the historical city of Ephesus and unfortunately one can't walk or talk a public transport other than a...More
Shame you can't get the dolmas up its about £18 in a taxi to go up to Mary's house and a further £6 per person for entrance . The taxi will wait for 40minutes for you to look around .marys house is very moving very...More
Have been to 3 different countries claiming to have the Virgin Mary's House and this being one of them . Wouldn't go to this one as a one off , but our visit was part of our trip to Ephesus so it was a bonus...More
Whether you believe the story told depends on whether you are a believer. This site is based on the dream of a nun in Germany in the 1800's. She dreamed that Mary's house was located here. There was some digging to discover the foundations of...More
Amazing place to go visit, with lots of history we had amazing guide from regal travel we booked from hotel rep smaller group better.
Not a whole lot to SEE here but people come by the busload. Its a nice tranquil place. You can bottle some of the "holy" water to take with you.