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Ancient Rock Tombes

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Address: Fethiye 48300, Turkey
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Small-Group Day Trip: Fethiye, Kayakoy, Blue Lagoon, and Turkish Delight
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Best views are actually from the street level.

We did pay the small admission fee to climb up to the larger of the tombs so we could look inside. The view from the tomb is amazing and well worth the climb up. The whole... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Sunshineduo
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Miami, FL
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Miami, FL
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We did pay the small admission fee to climb up to the larger of the tombs so we could look inside. The view from the tomb is amazing and well worth the climb up. The whole series of carved tombs is pretty much visible from the street below and and a reasonable walk from Fethiye's waterfront. I highly recommend it... More 

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Melksham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016

A number of Lycian rock tombs are situated above Fethiye, obviously they were broken open thousands of years ago I would guess probably during the Roman period. They are interesting to see and as they are situated above Fethiye you also have a good panoramic view of the town from here.

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Virginia Water, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

Ancient tombs cut into the hillsides. We saw them from our yacht and then explored. Totally uncommercialised and original. It is as if you are discovering these sites for the very first time. Amazing.

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Normanton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

a short rather steep uphill walk from the main street most of the tombs can be viewed from the main road only 5 tl entrance so worth a look round good shoes needed from the dolmas station top of the road turn left short work small sign on the right

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

I checked this place out with family back in April 2005 and it was a wonderful place to see. The day was overcast and cloudy but it didn't ruin any of it. The walks are pretty hard going, but because it was cool it didn't seem to much hassle. The views are insane and the ancient tombs really do leave... More 

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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

Very good trip which includes a good lunch and a visit to a mud bath which is hilarious .There is a very good professional photographer out with you that compiles a disc of your trip out costing 80 lira

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

Fleeting visit during the Dalyan River trip that included the Mud and Sulphur Bats and Turtle Beach Trip with Seaside Travel. We had an excellent narration on the Tombs and Ruined City by the Guide.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

From a distance these ancient rock tombs looked intriguing, close up they are amazing. Carved/hewn from the solid living rock, these tombs are testimony to the expertise of Lycian stonemasons who carved these tombs as the last resting places of their Kings. We found the walk a bit steep for senior travelers, but Oh my, was it worth it! What... More 

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Greenhithe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

If you like history then you will love these. I walked through the empty streets of the Old Town and onward for about 15 minutes just before 8 am. Apart from a few old guys sitting outside cafes drinking tea and an ancient chancer offering to show me the way most people seemed to be still asleep. The small ticket... More 

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Redruth, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

Not as good as Tolls or Dalayan but worth walking up to if you're down there. Can see everything from the road so don't pay the entrance fee.

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