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Termessos

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Address: On the Antalya Burdur Road, Antalya 07100, Turkey
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+90 242 238 5688
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 19:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Approximately 34 kilometers northwest of Antalya lies Termessos and the...

Approximately 34 kilometers northwest of Antalya lies Termessos and the beautiful Güllük Dagi National Park. The ancient Psidian city is built on a mountain platform, surrounded by pine woods and an abundance of rare plants. It’s one of the best preserved historical sites of Turkey and, due to its isolated location, an oasis of calm and tranquility.

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Unexpected Beauty

A must for people who are looking for unique hidden historical places. A beautiful view. A physical effort which is worth!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 January 2017
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Olomouc Region, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

A must for people who are looking for unique hidden historical places. A beautiful view. A physical effort which is worth!

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Almaty, Kazakhstan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

One of the good saved ancient theatre in Antalya region. Located not far from city centre and easy accessible for all type of tourists. In the upper part there is a beautiful sea and mountain view.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Not that far out of Antalya especially if you are driving a lot more to see very close by. Magnificent old structure that defies its age maybe thats one of the reasons why they still hold concerts . There are much more to see around if you are willing to walk. Not to be missed

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We are traveling with two children, our boy is 3 and daughter is only 6 month, it is a bit hard to cover the whole area for us but a few hours of pleasurable hike - guaranteed. You need a nice ergo bag for the little one. The scenery is amazing and it is close by Antalya. A lot of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

It is a great place to enjoy a good hike and see some spectacular ruins. I would say this was the best place I visited in Antalya. You have to rent a car to get to the mountain, but it is well worth the car rental to enjoy some fascinating ruins in nature.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

One of my favorite photos of my husband is in the theater here with the clouds at his feet. This is a fantastic site, one so high up that Alexander the Great said never mind as he was marching forward.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

All city ruins stay in a fascinating nature. You can go trekking to the top of the mountain. Very peaceful with bird hummings. Do it! :)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

termessos is an very very amazing place. from the top of the amphi you see the top of the world. i Recommend

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The city is very well preserved, maybe the best preserved among the greek cities around Antalya. The surrounding walls, the amphitheatre, the graveyard are all still intact. From the amphitheatre's wall there is a breathtaking view of all the surrounding area. It should be an absolute 'don't miss' for all turists.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Termessos full of history, is a must visit. Its archaeological remains, combined with mediterranean vegetation and mountains is a combination of extreme beauty. Termessos does fly our imagination, such is the quality of conservation of the monuments of the Roman epoch reveals how it was the city that epoch.

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