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Alanya Kalesi (Castle)

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Address: Alanya, Turkey
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nothing much there

the view,s are great from the top but it,s only stone walls there is nothing in the castle but it is worth a visit

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

The castle is on top of a hill. It is on but spread out and some sections hard to get to. Still worth a visit.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

long way to the top and very little to see when you pay to go inside. The only good part was the views from around the castle walls.. Not worth paying to get inside,

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Blyth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

the view,s are great from the top but it,s only stone walls there is nothing in the castle but it is worth a visit

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW via mobile

We were driven up the mountain by a local. The entrance fee for the actual castle is 7 lira per person but we were told the view is the same outside the castle so we didnt go in. We were not really interested in the castle but its worth money if you are. We walked all the way down the... More 

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falkirk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

on the tour there is a guide who was really good and so pleasant to talk to , and alo gave you information on everything good day

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Istanbul, Turkey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

It's very small castle and there are not lots of things to see. If you want to see the beautiful scene of Alanya and want to take pictures, go for it.

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TREDEGAR
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

The castle is atop of a large mountain , from our hotel on the beachfront we had to take two busses to get to there , the second bus (no4) only goes once an hour , On arrival at the castle we were in for a shock they do not accept EURO'S on lira so having spent hours to get... More 

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Kyiv, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Amazing views! The general suggestion is to ask the taxi to take you to the very top and then just have a walk down, and down, and down again :) All in all, including one thousand photos you make on your way, should take about an hour to reach the city level. Several restaurants on the way, plus ladies selling... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

every body need to see it.nice place...you can look all the town from the castle.quids speaking different languages...

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Delft, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Well preserved medieval castle, a must-see in Alanya. Watch out the steep path leading to the castle. The view from the top is very beautiful, recommended especially during the evening.

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