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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Worth a day trip. So much history and lots to see. Wear walking shoes. Visit the museum. Take a picnic out of season. Use your musekart.

Thank rosaamicomaria
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Priene, Miletos and Didim are three cities that I recommend to visit if in southwest Turkey. There are some very unique features about all these cities. At Miletos again it was the theatre. Not much of the city ruins have yet been excavated but whatever...More

Thank Neha B
Reviewed 2 August 2018

This theatre is one of the largest and most complete I have visited. It was quite awe inspiring and it was great to climb all over it and walk through its passages and vomitoriums.

Thank Archaeobuff
Reviewed 28 July 2018

One of the problems you will face in the touristic sites is Turkey is that they are usualy extremely crowded. Miletus is an exception to that. It is situated in a quiet area, near Didim, and it is almost never crowded. The entrance fee is...More

Thank George E
Reviewed 5 July 2018

This is well worth a visit. Historically it used to be the main Harbour until the water was re-routed. It’s guarded and amazingly well kept. Refreshments on site and plenty of parking. If you are disabled, you cannot access ruins.

Thank Louise R
Reviewed 20 June 2018

The theatre with its imposing pillars around the grand seats is huge and magnificent. The rest of the site is open and unshaded. But the lion guarding the old port sunk in the ground is worth seeking out, the massive nympheum fountain next to the...More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 12 June 2018

It's a great daytrip from Kusadasi, less than 2 hrs drive and there's plenty to see at both sites. Unlike Ephesus, there are no crowds to fight ; as a matter of fact, when we were there, we were the only tourists. When you arrive,...More

Thank Dirk W
Reviewed 27 May 2018

We hired a car to get to Miletus from Bodrum; the drive took less than two hours and is quite a leisurely day trip. Parking is reasonable TL 5 and the admission is TL 8 per adult which is great value for money. Despite Miletus...More

Thank smrgeog
Reviewed 24 May 2018

We hired a car and promised ourselves that we would go and it was a very pleasant afternoon though had to leave elderly friend behind as the steps and walking were not for her ,loved the place i know that its not Ephesus but its...More

Thank dawnholley50
Reviewed 26 April 2018

We really enjoyed our visit to Miletus. This huge site had been built over many times over the centuries that followed the first major structures such as the theatre which had been built by the Ancient Greeks in about 700BC. This does not detract from...More

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