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St. Jean Church

Isabey Mah. Saint Jean Cad. Selcuk Merkez, Selcuk, Izmir, Turkey
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An uphill walk

This site has a wonderful view over the township and interesting place to walk to from the hotel... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
xandycross16
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Megas Limionas, Greece
worthseeing

This is place is one of my favorite. If you are interested in bricks and walls you should... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2018
Emre E
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4 weeks ago
“An uphill walk”
21 Feb 2018
“worthseeing”
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Isabey Mah. Saint Jean Cad. Selcuk Merkez, Selcuk, Izmir, Turkey
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This site has a wonderful view over the township and interesting place to walk to from the hotel early morning

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

This is place is one of my favorite. If you are interested in bricks and walls you should definitely visit. If u are not interested in ruins you should visit :) This place has amazing view...you can walk around with your friends or alone. You...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

The fortress, which hold the building where St. John may have written his gospel, closes at 17.00. We arrived just in time for a quick look, but wish we'd had longer! The model of the church helps a lot in interpreting the ruins. And the...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

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

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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

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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.

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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!

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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.

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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 .

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