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Things to do in Patara

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Ranked #1 of 10 attractions in Patara
Category: Ancient Ruins; Cultural
Owner description: Much of the city of Patara remains buried in sand, which has helped to preserve many of the ruins. Of particular interest... more » Owner description: Much of the city of Patara remains buried in sand, which has helped to preserve many of the ruins. Of particular interest are the Amphitheatre, Necropolis and the monumental gate or Arch of Triumph. « less
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Ranked #2 of 10 attractions in Patara
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Category: Beaches; Clubs

Hire a car hire in Olu Deniz (one and a half hours driving) and you will end up at barrier in front of the ruins at Patara. After a short five minute walk from the car park along... more »

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Ranked #3 of 10 attractions in Patara
Category: Ancient Ruins; Performances
Owner description: One of the city's most important edifices is this theater which today, is partially buried in sand. The building was... more » Owner description: One of the city's most important edifices is this theater which today, is partially buried in sand. The building was constructed in 147 A.D. and thought to be dedicated to Emperor Antoninus Pius. « less
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Ranked #4 of 10 attractions in Patara
Category: Bar/ Clubs; Bars
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Ranked #5 of 10 attractions in Patara
Category: Ancient Ruins; Landmarks
Owner description: This triple arched gate, also known as the monumental arch or monumental gate, was built in 100 AD and marks the entrance to... more » Owner description: This triple arched gate, also known as the monumental arch or monumental gate, was built in 100 AD and marks the entrance to the city. « less
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Ranked #6 of 10 attractions in Patara
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Ranked #7 of 10 attractions in Patara
Category: Ancient Ruins; Cultural
One of the most significant sites of Patara's ruins is the Necropolis with its Lycian sarcophagi and Roman tombs.
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Ranked #8 of 10 attractions in Patara
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Ranked #9 of 10 attractions in Patara
Category: Ancient Ruins; Clubs
Owner description: A Latin inscription on this enormous structure states that it was erected in the name of Emperor Hadrian. The building,... more » Owner description: A Latin inscription on this enormous structure states that it was erected in the name of Emperor Hadrian. The building, which is mostly intact, contains eight doors leading to eight separate storage areas. « less
Ranked #10 of 10 attractions in Patara
Category: Horseback Riding Stables; Sports
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