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Alanya Kalesi (Castle)

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Address: Alanya, Turkey
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Beautiful views

We go there by feet- it's tiring, but views definately worth it. We find beatiful little mosque somewhere on the hill.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

We go there by feet- it's tiring, but views definately worth it. We find beatiful little mosque somewhere on the hill.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

Ticket office will charge 15TL to enter but this is access to only a small fraction of the castle. You can see as much from outside. Stay close to the top for a great sun set.

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

it is smaller than i expected and we paid 30 lirya ( about a tenner for both of us) to get in but you can use the same ticket for the red tower, The view is pretty incredible

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Tallinn, Estonia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Well, this is definitely the best place in Alanya. The view from there is simply unforgettable. First of all get a bus from the center and get on top. There is a castle there with some picturesque views. But the best part is on the way down. I suggest to go back by foot, at least half of the way.... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

View from Alanya Castle is something you will never forget. It too hot in summer to go uphill on foot. But there is a bus line that takes you all the way to the top.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

15 tl to enter which i thought was good value considering what british museums charge. views from the castle were amazing we got taxi to top but walked back down. visited the little market shops and resteraunts while walking back very good value .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Lovely place go with your love one see when sun go down and enjoy great view above sweet Alanya <3 On winter time it might be cold if its windy.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The Alanya castle is a set of charming ruins mounting over Alanya city. It's a bit expensive to access, and eating and shopping in the area surrounding it is also pricy, but visiting the castle is interesting and will teach you a bit of Turkish history and give you the chance to enjoy a 360 degree view of Alanya.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

A nice place for one visit, has a beautiful view on night Alanya from this Castle. It's worth of seeing

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

The Alanya Kalesi is situated on top of a mountain which separates the two beaches of Alanya and from the top you have a stunning panoramic view of the whole area. You will immediately understand the reason for the castle being excactly there strategically. It is surrounded by long beautiful walls which are visible from far away...they made me think... More 

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