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Lycian Rock Tombs

Dalyan, Turkey
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$304*
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Ranked #3 of 7 Attractions in Dalyan
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Ancient Ruins, Cultural
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

close to river good views its pretty much what you expect Close up tours via boat will be nice but no one goes there

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Glasgow
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We stayed in the Dalyan region of Turkey in Sep 2014. We were lucky enough to be able to see the tombs several times during the day and at night from both a boat and the opposite side of the river in bars and restaurants. I would say they are most impressive in the evening when they are floodlit. I... More

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Swindon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We saw the tombs via boat during an excursion to Dalyan, these are truly amazing and if you are lucky enough to have a good guide they will tell you all about the history of the tombs. The only shame is you can only really view them from afar, not a lot you can do about that unless you fancy... More

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Went on a boat trip from Marmaris it was an amazing day. Went to turtle beach saw 2 turtles even out of season. Had a swim lovely and warm. Then a boat trip to mud baths. We saw the tombs took your breath away. £12 for a full day taxi to and from hotel and a cooked meal.

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Dalyan, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Went to see the tombs on a boat trip with our captain Yusuf, Kardak 6 (boat 6) on the way to turtle beach. To have a captain/guide with so much knowledge of the tombs was fantastic. Enjoyed the day trip so much, went later in the week on a moonlight cruise, when the tombs are floodlit. I can find no... More

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Wokingham, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I really enjoyed the unique, wonderful, amazing view of the rock tombs from the river. We went in a boat and saw three sets of rock tombs!

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

These tombs were amazing to see from our riverboat tour and it was fascinating to learn about how they were made. Definitely worth the boat trip.

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Hinckley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Although only seen from a passing riverboat, this is still an amazing sight and that's before you even start thinking about the how and why. Well worth travelling to see. I wish we could have got up close and personal, but it was not to be. Maybe next time...

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Birkenhead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Amazing! Very interesting and our guide was excellent. surrounding area is also very nice. We where on a boat trip and could see the tombs clearly.

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Gravesend, Kent, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

After a short boat trip across the river hosted by Mina, we took in the sights of the tombs en route to Kaunos. There are tracks enabling you to get closer but we stuck to the road. This splender is a must see!!!

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