Cesme Castle

Cesme Castle

Cesme Castle
4.5
Ancient Ruins • Architectural Buildings
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Lailaamiry45
Narberth, PA146 contributions
Jun 2021 • Family
The hotel Altmare is run by a wonderful couple. Tess Hanim and Zafer bey. They make sure to make each guest feel at ease and special . We loved the view from our room, as well as the salt water pool.
Written July 28, 2021
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BoRaXiN72
Istanbul, Turkey1,362 contributions
Sep 2019
This is also a museum so you have to pay for entrance but it is no big deal and worth it. The architecture is awesome. It is a big castle with many floors. The best part to me is the landscape of Çeşme town and marina from the top of the castle.
Written January 15, 2020
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Duangdao Y
Bangkok, Thailand138 contributions
Oct 2019
A great view of the sea from the different walls and towers, small museum inside. You can walk along the fortifications all around the castle. Not to be missed.
Written December 2, 2019
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Travel Eagle
Amsterdam, The Netherlands605 contributions
Sep 2018 • Solo
this stays near the harbour and its very nice to view the city. whe we arrives it was closed, next day it was open. you can also buy nice suveniers
Written December 4, 2018
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nora1223
Vallejo, CA138 contributions
May 2019 • Solo
Çesme Castle is a really nice place to visit. This castle stood out right from the entrance into town next to the harbor. Just pay 15TL and you get to see the castle, artifacts and amazing views from the top.
Really nice
Written May 23, 2019
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San I
Montreal, Canada1 contribution
Sep 2013 • Friends
This is a nice little castle in Cesme, with accurate historical information and neatly kept. It's clean and tidy; most people go to Cesme for the sea and the small Mediterranean town experience, but this is a little extra for those interested in history. Don't listen to the guy below who says 'faking history'; he knows nothing of history. "Eastern Roman" means "Byzantine", and the Byzantine Empire was known as the "Eastern Roman Empire", not the "Greek Empire" or whatever else he expects it to be labeled. I don't even understand why people with such vicious perceptions ("their petty propaganda purposes") go to these places. It's a small Turkish Aegean village where the people are nice and simple, what "propaganda" do you think they're up to? They were nice and courteous and I think it's just a shame that people project their own political tendencies and cruel intentions on the local population.
Written November 25, 2013
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erijon
East Aegean2,011 contributions
Aug 2011
Cesme's castle is charming (despite the steps).
Beautiful view of town and Chios Island. Clean and well-preserved.
Unfortunately not many people speak English in Cesme.
Written November 4, 2011
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Halil B
Cesme, Turkey32 contributions
Sep 2011 • Friends
Most popular historical place in Cesme. Near Marina. You can see Chios island-Greece from castle.
Written November 2, 2011
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Claire
Windsor, Canada374 contributions
Oct 2020
If you're in Cesme, the castle is well worth a quick visit. It breathes history, just like many other monuments in Turkey. Be prepared to climb steps and enjoy the view from the top.
Written December 26, 2020
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Bolatito
London, UK44 contributions
Sep 2019 • Friends
This castle is absolutely magnificent, it’s got a bit of a climb to it that then graces you with stunning views of the harbour. There’s a small museum inside as well that gives an insight in life in Turkey through the centuries . A good reminder of the great empire it once was. Also you get an overview of the fantastic naval force the country once had. Totally worth the visit , I would get a guide before going in though as there were no English guides with the ticket (only Turkish ) .
Written September 10, 2019
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