loved the history of xanthos. the area surrounding it was extremely pretty with goats wandering around. lovely
About Xanthos - Lycian Antique City
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I love Turkish ruins because there always seems to be plenty of room, you get to explore yourself and almost feel like you are the one who is discovering them. It is very easy to visit Xanthos by public bus from the bus station in...More
I suggest that you make an effort to read up on the history of the site before you visit and, on arrival, visit the rocky cliff at the back of the amphitheatre area overlooking the river to understand the full horror of what happened twice...More
The ruins of Xanthos are most certainly worth a visit and deserves a good explore. The theatre is incredibly impressive and in amazing condition. The feeling of standing down in the area of the performance space looking up at the immense structure above you is...More
Big place, no shade, so don't go in the August mid day heat. Worth a visit, really interesting. Toilets and drinks available on site.
Imagine the whole city. Great examples of ancient city. Excellent Lycian text and architecture. Is accessible.
Worth a visit, the other reviews say it all. We visited in off season and would have appreciated a guide, as the on sit interpretation was somewhat lacking. Fortunately I had done a bit of reading prior. Just a note on directions if you are...More
Lots to see, loads of history, very surprised by just how big the whole site is. In very good condition, easy to find and access.
Its a big place spread out with tons of history, we happened upon a guide whom spoke reasonable English and explained some of the history to us. Unlike the UK you can actually go and touch and stand on these ancient relics All of Turkey...More