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Ancient Rock Tombes

Address: Fethiye, Turkey
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Ranked #12 of 27 Attractions in Fethiye
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Ancient Ruins, Cultural
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Type: Ancient Ruins, Cultural
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 NEW

Hi Guys, That why we went to Fethiye. Those tombs are spectacular! Great details.Views are also amassing. Tombs are still well preserved - shame about graffiti... Great history behind this place. 500 metre away you can find another complex - in private garden where chickens are running free!!! I hope that one day they will open those to the public.... More 

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Lydden, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We saw these tombs whilst on a river boat to turtle bay and they were amazing. Definitely worth a visit with a lovely river boat ride too.

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

£1.50 to walk up the steps and visit largest tomb. Waste of time and only three slabs carved inside - full of spray paint Amazing seeing these from road, several of them

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

After seeing the tombs above Fethiye from the dolmus about a dozen times, I finally left the family by the pool. A short walk up the hill from the dolmus drop off point you will find this great view point over Fethiye. A lot of stairs to climb but a great place to sit and watch the hussle & bustle... More 

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Gosport, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

These tombs are situated on the cliffs around the town of Fethiye. it is impressive to see the old and new together but if you do venture up to the tombs (5 TL entry) please be aware these ancient monuments are ruined by graffiti. The view over Fethiye town from up on the tombs is amazing however.

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Essex, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

If you are into seeing tombs and ruins then this is the trip for you. A climb up the top of a hill gave stunning views and the chance to look inside tombs along with the surrounding ampitheatres and roman baths. A stop for lunch in the hills (very basic) and then onto the gorge. A little diappointed with the... More 

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Taipei, Taiwan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

very close to the old town. easy access. only a short walk up the hill. the views from up there is magnificent. can see the whole of Fethiye. loved it!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Run pass this every day when I am in Fethiye , if your around early or late season they tend not have anyone to take your money. Lots of steps but a good view over the harbour

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Devon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Really lovely and worth the 5TL entry, only us and another couple so got some great peaceful shots on the Sony.

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Boise, Idaho
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Not a ton to see, and not well kept considering their antiquity but definitely worth the walk to view.

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