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Myndos Gate

Buyuk Iskender Cad., Bodrum City 48400, Turkey
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  • Average41%
  • Poor5%
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Travelers talk about
“ancient city” (9 reviews)
“bloody battle” (2 reviews)
“western end” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Buyuk Iskender Cad., Bodrum City 48400, Turkey
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"ancient city"
in 9 reviews
"bloody battle"
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"western end"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 8 reviews
"history buff"
in 2 reviews
"century bc"
in 2 reviews
"alexander"
in 16 reviews
"paths"
in 17 reviews
"moat"
in 5 reviews
"grave"
in 5 reviews
"footsteps"
in 3 reviews
"remains"
in 8 reviews
"bodrum"
in 33 reviews
"fought"
in 2 reviews
"plaques"
in 2 reviews
"fortifications"
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"thousands"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We decided to make a day trip out of this place, we basically got their by afternoon and spent most of our day either exploring this massive site or just laying down in the shade. A lot of history to capture

Thank Hitesh L
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Hate to say it but Bodrum council / local government has again let an amazing piece of history fall into a terrible state. This gate is truly an incredible glimpse into what used to be in Bodrum, but no one takes care of it. It...More

Thank ceeem
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place more easily than the mausoleum. Fantastic remains of the city walls. Free admittance. Some signage in English too

Thank Linda H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The site of the gate takes some finding. It is signposted from the main road north of the gate. Plenty of parking when you get there. The site consists of the remains of the bastions either side of the gate, a short stretch of city...More

Thank Nick N
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Reviewed May 8, 2018

To think of all the great people that have been here and to be able to follow in their footsteps, a truly honored experience. I am sure they are busy with keeping up this place, and to preserve it for thousands of years to come....More

Thank events601
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Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Located on the far western end of Bodrum is the only surviving part of wall of the Ancient city of Halicarnassus. There is not a huge amount to see except part of the gate, wall, and moat. The attraction is part of the city park...More

Thank smrgeog
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Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

The Myndos Gate 4.century BCE, The Myndos gate, one of two major gates (Mylasa Gate and Mydos gate) of ancient Halicarnassus, is mentioned during the Alexander the Great's famous siege of Halicarnassus. Alexander who attacked to this well defended city surrounded by strong fortification walls,...More

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Reviewed July 20, 2017

Nice little bit of history, they don't know how tall the towers were meant to be and theres not much to do there but if your walking around its worth a look.

Thank Michelle O
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Reviewed June 24, 2017

It's large and impressive but it's both ancient and modern. Originally from the 4th century BC but so much has been added in recent years. However it does play a large part in the history of Bodrum, or Halikarnassos, as it was back then. And...More

Thank JackDunnill
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Reviewed January 24, 2017

Although little remains of the Halikarnassos that Herodotus knew it was a special feeling for me having had a long classical education to think that Herodotus may have walked through the Myndos Gate before being exiled to Thuria. Unfortunately the mosaic I had wanted to...More

Thank CPSBangkok
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