• Daily Hatay Antioch Biblical Tour
  • Daily Hatay Antioch Biblical Tour
  • Daily Hatay Antioch Biblical Tour
  • Daily Hatay Antioch Biblical Tour
  • Daily Hatay Antioch Biblical Tour
  • Daily Hatay Antioch Biblical Tour

Tour overview

Hatay (Antioch)
A peaceful city with historical significance for Christianity, where the followers of Jesus Christ were called "Christians" for the first time. The city with its massive walls was important for the Crusades during the middle age. Saint Peter's Church, ancient mosques, a number of Orthodox, Catholic and Protestant churches, and Jewish Synagogues can be seen in the city.
Urfa (Edessa)
As being on the silk road and located between the Tigris and the Euphrates rivers. Edessa was an important trading center with an early Christian community starting around 200 A. D., It is also regarded to be the birthplace of The Prophet Abraham. Gobeklitepe, dating back to 10, 000 B. C., is regarded to be the first temple on Earth.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Titus Tunnel

Itinerary

You will be picked up by our guide early in the morning, for Daily Antioch Biblical Tour in the mythical Antioch. Due to its unique situation bordering both the Mediterranean Sea and the Middle East, Antioch has always been defined as the cradle of civilizations. Founded in 4th Century BC by one of Alexander the Great’s generals, it bears the mark of many nations from throughout history, as will be shown in your extensive narrative throughout the city. Afterward, we will move to the Church of St. Peter, believed to be one of the first churches of Christianity. Later on, we will take a thorough trip to the Mosaic Museum, exhibiting countless well-preserved pieces explaining the history and culture of the region. Our final stop will be the Titus Tunnel in Seleucia Pieria, where many stories and myths regarding early Christian-Roman relations will be solved. After the ending of the tour, return to the hotel. We hope your tour was a memorable one and we look forward to seeing you in the future on another TravelShop Booking Tour. Have a safe trip back home and thanks for choosing TravelShop Booking.

VISITED PLACES

Hatay

Routes

Included

Professional English-speaking tour guides

Pick up from your hotel

Transportation in a fully air-conditioned, non-smoking coach

Drop back to your hotel

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Guided Daily Antioch Biblical Tour

All entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary

Excluded

International or Domestic flights

Insurance: All types

Lunch

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Daily Hatay Samandag Tour

Daily Hatay Payas Tour

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Daily Hatay Cooking Lesson & Shopping Tour

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Personal expenses: Lunch, Extras at a hotel or additional meals

Tipping: Tips for guides and drivers

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