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St. Jean Church

Isabey Mah. Saint Jean Cad. Selcuk Merkez, Selcuk, Izmir, Turkey
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One of the 'Seven Churches'

The church of St. John The Apostle situated in Aegean region like other six Holy Churhces. Feel the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mert U
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Bialystok, Poland
A MUST see with Tugrul!

Awesome! My tour guide Tugrul from guide@turkeyexplorers.com would pull up the scriptures on his... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2016
7promiseland
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Birmingham, Alabama
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Isabey Mah. Saint Jean Cad. Selcuk Merkez, Selcuk, Izmir, Turkey
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The church of St. John The Apostle situated in Aegean region like other six Holy Churhces. Feel the religious history there ! Must visit !

Thank Mert U
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Awesome! My tour guide Tugrul from guide@turkeyexplorers.com would pull up the scriptures on his phone and read them at different points at the site. Sounded like Apostle Paul! He would also pull up 3D views on his phone to help you visualize the original layout...More

Thank 7promiseland
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

A place where you have to pay a visit, even short. Nice and panoramic view of the field, hills and sea.

Thank Gianpaolo B
Reviewed 18 July 2016

St Jean or St John the apostle...the one the bible says 'Jesus instructed from the cross to look after my mother'. Local history says John took Mary to the port of Ephesus now located in Selcuk where both he and her eventually died. His tomb...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2016

Incredible to walk on these floors and to remember who has been there! Just incredible to see and remember!

Thank sem280706
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

This has a great interesting history for all. Regious or not will appreciate the history. Well worth a pop in. Great photo opportunity. Fabulous view all round. Glad our tour guide took us here.

Thank M19D16
Reviewed 1 January 2016

Old ruins of St John Basilica ,you can have from this site to Old Ephesus city 1 2 3 along with Mountain Of Mother Merry, Beyzaytine Fort .

Thank ZeusHermis
Reviewed 24 May 2015

nearly in the centrum of celcuk nice place to visit most of its ground still intact plenty old mosaics dont baye coins out side they re all fake ......

Thank OCEANGALLERY
Reviewed 19 November 2014

This ruin is worth the 10 lira entrance fee if you love history or ruins. First off the ticket you get for the St. John Basilica also gets you into the castle, both of which are largely in complete ruin. They have re-stacked/built a few...More

Thank THartwell
Reviewed 19 September 2014

We visited this site and were told by our wonderful guide, Selcuk Koftecisi, that this basilica is unique in that it is a short distance from places of worship of two other religions. Near it are the ruins of the Temple of Artemis and a...More

Thank shehall
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Mehmet I
Merhaba, Izmir, Soke yoluna giderken Gullubahce diye bir yer var ve o bolgenin ust tarafainda Aziz Nikolaos Kilisesinin bakımsızlığı insanın moralini bozsa da görülmeye değer olduğunu düşünüyorum.Tarihi bir yer Sahip cikilmasi gerektigini dusunuyorum. Saygilarimla,
22 April 2016|
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