Biblical Sites in Turkey

Turkey is the second holiest land in the world in terms of Christian sacred sites. During your holiday in Turkey, you can visit some of the most stunning sacred places as well as biblical and early Christian sites.

  • Saint Nicholas Church, Demre, Antalya
  • Ancient Nicea, Iznik, Bursa
  • Early Christian Settlements, Cappadocia
  • Saint Theodoros Trion Church, Cappadocia
  • Seven Churches of the Revelation (Ephesus, Smyrna, Pergamon, Thyatira, Sardis, Philadelphia, Laodicea)
  • Assyrian Orthodox Church of Virgin Mary, Diyarbakir
  • Bulgarian Church of Sweti George, Edirne
  • Saint Pierre Church, Hatay
  • Orthodox Patriarchate and Cathedral, Istanbul
  • Hagia Sophia, Istanbul
  • Hagia Eirene, Istanbul
  • Sveti Stefan Church, Istanbul
  • Hagia Yorgi Church, Istanbul
  • Church of Saint Savior in Chora, Istanbul
  • Church of Theotokos Pammakaristos, Istanbul
  • House of Virgin Mary, Selcuk, Izmir
  • Deyrulzafaran Monastery, Mardin
  • Mor Gabriel Monastery, Mardin
  • Assyrian Church of the Virgin Mary, Mardin
  • Alahan Monastery, Mersin
  • Saint Paul’s Well, Tarsus, Mersin
  • Sumela Monastery, Trabzon
  • Hagia Sophia, Trabzon
  • Cathedral of the Holy Cross, Akdamar, Van