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Kaunos

| Fethiye, Dalyan 48300, Turkey
+90 252 614 11 50
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Private Dalyan Iztuzu River Boat Caunos Tour with Private Guide
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Dalyan Mud Baths and Turtle Beach Day Trip from Bodrum
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The remains of ancient Kaunos include a Roman thater, a Byzantine basilica, the Roman bath, and the rock tombs.
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  • Average6%
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| Fethiye, Dalyan 48300, Turkey
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You get to this via a small row boat from Dalyan. Stop off at the other side for a freshly squeezed (i.e. as you watch!) glass of pomegranate juice. It is about a 10-15 minute walk to the entrance to the ruins, all flat apart...More

Thank mc_cheekymonkey
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Took the rowing boat over to the other side and walked up to the ruins, brilliant view from the top and the amphitheater is very well sited to see turtle beach! The little old who sits by the road back to the boat serves ice...More

1  Thank kilbey33
Reviewed 27 October 2017

The most hands on Ruins I've ever been too. My family and I loved visiting Kuanos from the small paddle boat trip to the side, to the walk up the hill to get there (note there is farmers who sell the most delicious Lemonade and...More

Thank Ibrahim G
Reviewed 25 October 2017

you will need walking shoes when visiting Kaunos you need to cross the river from Dalyan by ferry or rowing boat its around 30 minutes along a paved road then a dirt track to the site various walks inside the site most of the history...More

Thank pakal140745
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We have visited this several times over the last 20 years. Each time a little more archeological work has been carried out. We normally have the site to ourselves. It might be frustrating to some as there are few signs apart from specific info on...More

Thank sarah g
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We were rowed over the river and then had a walk of around 20-25 minutes up a gentle incline to the site. 2 ladies on the way selling beautiful lemonade, orange juice, pomegranate juice and honey. We spent around 3 hours on the site wandering...More

Thank tuppyanne
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Take the ladies rowing boat over the river for 5 lire return, it's definitely worth it. There's a couple of little places selling snacks & drinks the other side. Take some water with you as the kiosk at Caunos is not always open. Takes approx...More

Thank grangrat
Reviewed 16 October 2017

You can get the car ferry & drive or get the old lady to row you across & walk up. Once you arrive & start to explore you get some great views from high up.A little bit of climbing is required but worth it. You...More

Thank KOYCEGIZ
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Kaunas was amazing especially amphitheatre, like a step back in time. Try to avoid hottest part of day, and pancake place next to river was so delicious mmm

Thank Aiga S
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We had the ancient city to our selves when we visited , except for the goats oh yes and donkeys, and not to forget the terrapins, lizards butterfly's frogs and fishes, well it was quite crowded really if you include the singing bush.

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Julie R
17 August 2015|
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Response from Pat M | Reviewed this property |
I believe its open until around 6pm and the views are wonderful.
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