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Phaselis

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“main street”(17 reviews)
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Finike Karayolu 58. Km., Tekirova, Kemer 07980, Turkey
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We visited in the low season, April 2018. There were hardly any people at all and we enjoyed the exhilaration of discovery. Phaselis is a gem of an ancient city, a must-see if you are interested in history. Reserve 3-4 hours to walk, look around,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Quest813120
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm no expert in ancient history. I can only say it is a nice place to go to if you are tired of shopping. Bus number 08 from Kemer centre will take you there for 4.5 TL. Entrance 30 TL. Closes at 5pm.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kasiazbo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The stunning site of a Lycian port city. It provides access to beaches and the well-preserved remains of a once-thriving seaport along with beautiful views of Mount Olympos. The Main Street, agora, amphitheatre and aqueduct are impressive. Take a picnic and idle the afternoon away.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Metaldread
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the most beautiful settings for ancient ruins we have visited. City has remains of 2 main roads leading to the remains of 2 port areas. Good remains of the theatre. Easy walking paths. Easy beach access from the ruins. Phaselis was colonised in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AndPancho
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Phaselis was an ancient Greek and Roman city dating back to 700BC. It was a major seaport. If visiting by car it is signed off the D400 main road. You drop down the road and pay at a kiosk then drive to the large parking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tonyboylan
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

So much history here it was fascinating to see. It was a lovely walk and there was a nice beach. From reading the reviews I couldn't tell if the buses go past it entrance and down to the site as it new it was some...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

I was surprised with the ancient site also didny know about excellent bathing bays here a must if in area use local busses but there is walk of 1 kilometre to sea and site

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gypsy60_11
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed hiking in the area - views are spectacular, beaches clean and warm. The ruins themselves are also quite impressive

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank parazzzite
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Very nice place to visit if you enjoy learning more about history. The place seems to be popular with locals who come there all geared up for a day on the beach.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 792ireneg
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

The trip to Phaselis was amazing. The antique places to take photos were great. The two neavjss just a few meters away were fabulous and the water was so clear

Date of experience: September 2018
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doitmyway2013
May 20, 2018|
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Response from Jill S | Reviewed this property |
If you go to the main bus station in Kemerovo which is by the clock tower you can get on the number 8 bus. Sometimes the buses do not have numbers so look for the place name of Phasilis on the front of the bus. Cost is about... More
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Marlene H
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Easy to drive to. Sorry can't help with other questions.
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Response from Sharon P | Reviewed this property |
We were staying at a hotel about 10 minutes from Phaselis and our local bus went there but if you are staying in or near the town of Kemer you can easily get a bus. Phaselis is written on the front so you know it will go... More
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