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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the cable car up to the castle which offers some beautiful views on the way. Now is the beware. The hike from the cable car to the castle is hard work especially if you go when its hot. It is not suitable for...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank AndyT72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointed with this. Cable ride up was fun but beware of lots of steps to climb up. Bad points Considering the number of tourısts who visit this be aware there is no information boards giving the history of the castle. There was no signs...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank jacqui b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got there by the cable car, a lot of old ruins, walls, a mosque, few shops and great Gardenia restaurant, fantastic views towards the port and Kleopatra beach on the other side. Worth visiting.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Elek M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited here with my partner and our three youngest a couple of weeks ago. We took the cable car up and back (which the children enjoyed). This is more of a fortress than a castle and affords great views. There is also a little mosque...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Sellest
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took a bus from Pegasos Royal to Alanya centre bus station, then took the number 4 bus to Alanya Castle, took about 15 mins and dropped us at the entry gates. Cost 24 TL for an adult ticket, free for our 5 year old daughter....More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank G4RYH
Reviewed August 13, 2019

The trip went to the top of the Castle which while having good views was only worth a short visit. Hence stopping to see how Gourds were used to make decorative lamps; though they were reasonably priced. The castle walls are largely intact and would...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank grumble13
Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

The best view and nice place must see specially by the night to and see you will like it for sure have a good time there

Date of experience: August 2019
2  Thank SerkanH761
Reviewed August 6, 2019

The Alanya fortress in its present form dates to the 13th century. There is a museum and Mosque at the top and exhibitions about the history of Alanya as well as stalls selling traditional handicrafts of the region such as carpets. You can climb the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank irisoe3489
Reviewed July 29, 2019 via mobile

Visited the castle today and I think I preferred the view from afar. The gondola ride was probably my highlight, all else was a little overrated. The views were nice but would’ve been better without the smog... the castle walkways are pretty dangerous, please wear...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Minnie_Sahai
Reviewed July 28, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful trip and beautiful view, worth walking. Everything is so turkish and cultural, definitely go there and enjoy a great view

Date of experience: July 2019
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DESK29
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Just back from Alanya went on cable car was 20 lira return up & down not sure how much castle was but walked the whole way up which was a very very steep rough walk up and got to castle and saw more steps to climb and... More
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