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Myndos

Gumusluk Harbour, Gumusluk 48970, Turkey
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More to Myndos than Rabbits

There is more to Myndos than Tavşan Adası (Rabbit Island); the island formed only a small part of... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2018
David H
,
South Staffs
Lovely place to visit

This is a lovely island that is accessed by wading across shallow water to visit. Access is not... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2017
steven w
,
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good26%
  • Average26%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“rabbit island” (43 reviews)
“boat trip” (30 reviews)
“julius caesar” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Gumusluk Harbour, Gumusluk 48970, Turkey
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Reviewed March 11, 2018

There is more to Myndos than Tavşan Adası (Rabbit Island); the island formed only a small part of the city. The city of Myndos dates from the middle of the 4th century B.C. and was built my Mausolus around the time he was building Halicarnassus...More

Thank David H
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Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely island that is accessed by wading across shallow water to visit. Access is not available to the island itself due to archialogical work but it is still fun to wade across

Thank steven w
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Reviewed June 12, 2017

Not really much to see here - aloads of seagulls etc but no rabbits. A bit dissapointing compared to other trips.

Thank sweatyfox
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Reviewed June 2, 2017

They say the story of this island was very old Roman village but earthquake destroy it and went to under the sea , you can walk through the water to the Island but you can not walk on it as the government closed it for...More

Thank Abdulwahab B
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Reviewed April 21, 2017

Fantastic views and lovely to visit, we went via a Boat Trip and went swimming in the sea was amazing.

1  Thank Debzdoouk
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Reviewed October 21, 2016

Gumusluk is very nice to have a day out, visit one of the restaurants along the seashore, although I find a bit overpriced

1  Thank 935dorisj
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Reviewed October 1, 2016

This is areal local sea port and the quality of the fish reflects this .it appeared everyone in the restaurant was eating fish or the like, our meal was as good as any fish I have had anywhere and that includes my home town

1  Thank tynesalmon
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Reviewed September 27, 2016

We made the trip through the water and that itself was pleasant. But unfortunately we never so a single rabbit, cause the island was closed! And we still dont know why...

1  Thank Deborah B
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

I have been here before, in 2004 and at that time there were Rabbits on the island !!! . .. but a few years ago, they decided to "dig" on the Island, so the Rabbits has to be taken off. There is no longer any...More

2  Thank geoff746
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Reviewed September 6, 2016

Today this island is closed to the public, to protect some recent architectural finds, however you can still walk the causeway. King of Halicarnassus Mousolos build a causeway in the 4th century BC, so that they could go and feed the rabbits on the island...More

1  Thank Julian Y
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