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Lycian Rock Tombs

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Address: Dalyan, Turkey
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Beautiful and amazing to look at

We always feel we have arrived when we see the tombs. You can cross the river cheaply to get a little closer to the tombs. At night they are lit up.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
willypee
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West Midlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We always feel we have arrived when we see the tombs. You can cross the river cheaply to get a little closer to the tombs. At night they are lit up.

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed trip to the rock tombs as went on our own so was able to look round for as long as we wanted and it was very interesting would recommend to go see

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Wantage, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Went to the tombs on a little rowing boat, which was fun. It was so hot at the tombs, but there are a lot of people selling drinks which was needed. After a hour of walking (slowly) i had had enough. it was so much cooler in Dalyan. It was lovely to see, but I wouldn't go there again. You... More 

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

The tombs are best viewed via a boat trip, guide full of interesting facts. Ranging from the wealthy tombs which took 5 years to complete, down to the simple pigeon hole type for the poorer people.

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Thame, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

make sure you have a good pair of shoes, camera is a must for all around this area also water on a hot day,morning is the best time to go you get a nice boat ride across the river,

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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

The views of the rock tombs as you enjoy a meal in the evening by the harbour make for a unique experience. There is also a now a small visitors centre built in 2015 and located on the walk to Kaunos. The history to the tombs is fascinating and the views of the tombs as you take a boat through... More 

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huddersfield
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

We visited the Rock Tombs on a boat trip, we stopped under them to take photos, you can not go up close to them, but worth viewing anyway. Probably better to keep tourists from trampling all over them and ruining them. Amazing the work that went into making these.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

There is a lot of history involve in these rock tombs and they are free to see as they are along the riverside . Well worth seeing and learning about!

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

These rock tombs were built approximately 2500 years ago and well preserved until now. It is not possible to see inside.

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Dalyan, Turkey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We took the rowing boat over with our mountain bikes (which didn't cost any extra), very cheap and the ladies are fabulous. Great trip on your own or with a guide. The tombs are amazingly preserved.

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