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Seleukia (Lybre)

Bucaksihar Village, Manavgat, Turkey
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Jul 28, 2016
“Historical trip”
Jul 30, 2015
“One of Turkey's wonderful spots”
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Bucaksihar Village, Manavgat, Turkey
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Reviewed July 28, 2016

Well informed guides ,good transportation ,historically a must see stay hydrated very hot in this area wear sensible footwear

Thank Brian D
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Reviewed July 30, 2015

I loved the fact you are allowed to get up close, parts are fenced off but you can walk down the avenue and take fabulous pictures.

1  Thank GandT101
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Reviewed July 30, 2015

Visited her during the Green Canyon boat trip. Unfortunately we were not given enough time by the guide to explore this amazing piece of history in detail (only 15 minutes !!) However, from what me and my son saw, it left you speechless. It was...More

1  Thank BigJohn104
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Reviewed June 30, 2015

Up in the Taurus mountains lies this city from 300bc. Magnificent place. Really remote and you can sense the history. In the middle of the pine forest it's really peaceful and there are no vendors or fake merchandise here. Only a few other people were...More

4  Thank Antsa123
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Reviewed March 30, 2015 via mobile

An unbelievable place! Absolutely fantastic. We went on a rainy day in March. There was no one there amd we were intoxicated by the smell of the pine trees. A wondrous place; well worth the effort. Climb up to the hill and have a look...More

3  Thank LGedik
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Reviewed March 23, 2015 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed the ruins and get a sense of history and time. Beautiful setting among the Pines. Interesting road leading to the ruins

Thank Jacques d
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Reviewed November 22, 2014

It's so close to Antalya and Manavgat.After a short visit to beautiful waterfall of Manavgat,you can pass to Bucakseyhler village on the north of Manavgat by car or dolmush.The ancient city of Lyrbe (its original name is Lyrbe,but also known as Seleukeia.)lies on a hill.The...More

5  Thank edantalya
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Reviewed October 19, 2014

This site took some finding, take the road towards the Dam and start looking for the turning on the left when you reach Bucakseyler. Then drive up through the village and out into nowhere for several miles. It is remote and tranquil and nature is...More

1  Thank Averil N
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Reviewed October 10, 2014

If you have done all the major sights and looking for something a bit different, you will discover the ruins of the ancient city of Seleukia on top of a mountain scattered in the forest. You can just wander around the ruins of the library,...More

3  Thank DesertkingAlain
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Reviewed September 30, 2014

An amazing historic site with an extensive area of ruins that intrigues as to the story behind them .... Research a little before you go. Well worth a visit.

Thank ZumbaGirlShoreham
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