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“great walk”(2 reviews)
“cable car”(4 reviews)
at the east bank of Alara River, Alanya, Turkey
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All reviews well worth the effort great walk cable car cleopatra beach stunning views refreshments camera ruins castle taxi
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Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

we went there on holiday with my friends for a week we stayed there. We've visited every place. we were delighted to have visited every place we had topped the castle which had nice sightseeing places in a beautiful town but it wasn't too big....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank crefc7
Reviewed November 2, 2018

Take the cable car up and then the shuttle bus to the top, we didnt use the bus and we should have. The views and the history are simply amazing. Cost so little 18 lire return for the cable car and about 20 lire for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AndyW1208
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Get a taxi or coach to the top and then take the cable car down. The view over Cleopatra beach is amazing

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Good place. Just if you decide to walk there.... Think twice. Its relly far and its a steep hill so the best would be to take a taxi on the top and then walk down.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Daria J
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Definitely worth a visit! And I recommend going to this wonderful cafe we came across that had a lovely backyard, lounge chairs, cold beer, friendly waiter and cats :)

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Vanessa T
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Loved this experience.The cable car ride was exciting and you got to see a clear view of Cleopatra Beach.If you struggle walking take the cable car up , if you feel energetic climb the long stairs up. take some water if walking, but at the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lisa F
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

We visited the castle as part of an organised trip. The advantage being the coach takes you to the very top. Mostly walls but the views are superb. Archeology going on with in the ruins. Board walk walkways around the site with a disabled lift...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 590paulineb
Reviewed June 20, 2018

we took the cable car up to the start of the castle 18 tlr return then the walk starts you can walk slow and there are rest stops on the way up and a shop for refreshments as it is a long hike to the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank madhouseleyland
Reviewed November 1, 2017

Always a must do and see in Alanya. A hike of just over 3 miles up [ or shuttle bus/taxi service ] is well worth the effort, as the views from the top are superb. If your brave enough, you can stand right at the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Leon402013
Reviewed September 23, 2017

real good example of a magnificent castle with good views,be sure to take a camera. Expect to spend a good hour inside,if you are fit its a great walk back down,would advise getting transport up to the castle

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank mercboy482
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