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amos ancient city visit

nice views over the sea, Greek style ancient theater, easy to walk on.. clean and green... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
atil u
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Nevsehir, Turkey
Great views

Worth going for the views alone. The site itself doesn't offer a great deal, but is interesting for... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Vince F
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

If you have a family and half a day to walk about 30 minutes uphill to the ancient ruins of Amos, browse the ancient amphitheater and the amazing views of two bays (Amos bay and Kumlubuk bay) and then walk back down about 20 minutes...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

With the problems of reduced Dolmuses from Marmaris to Icmeler and Turunc, we were unable to board the full Dolmus in Icmeler market road and had to wait an hour therefore missed the connecting Dolmus from Turunc to Kumbluluk via Amos and had to walk...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2017

If you are interested in the ancient times you need to go and see this! It is fascinating and quite rural

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

nice views over the sea, Greek style ancient theater, easy to walk on.. clean and green surroundings.

1  Thank atil u
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Worth going for the views alone. The site itself doesn't offer a great deal, but is interesting for all that. Stout footwear will help.

Thank Vince F
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We travel extensively in this area by yacht, last year we tried to find these ruins from kumlubuc but ended up walking in circles for an hour or two. This year we anchored off Amos beach and as the sun lowered in the sky we...More

2  Thank 234lynnec
Reviewed 5 May 2017

The history of Amos Ancient City dated back to the 2nd-5th centuries BC. The remnants of the ancient city are still available at a small hill located 25km away from Marmaris centrum, near the Kumlubuk Bay. The meaning of Amos in Hellenic language is "temple...More

Thank Ebru A
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Easily accessible by walking or car from Turunc. It's difficult to imagine how the buildings on this site were achieved 2500 years ago.

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Reviewed 25 October 2016

I caught the dolmus to Turunc and walked to Amos but it is uphill so some people may prefer to get a taxi. The walk uphill was well worth the visit to this ancient city.

1  Thank Olgadunning49
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

One of the most exciting historical sites in the region.Perfect ancient strategic location.Facing Kumlubuk and Amos bays and the Rhodes island.Castle, cisterns, city wall ,agora etc remains.Must see

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