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Temple of Zeus

The stairs going down is pretty steep. It was worth going because it has such a feeling of peace... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Reading, United Kingdom
Very good!

It is in the middle of no where but it is a must see! Since the city wants to make it one of the... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Mustafa A
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Site dates back to 1BC. Opium growing area. Town name means Opium of the Black castle
Cavdarhisar, Kutahya, Turkey
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The stairs going down is pretty steep. It was worth going because it has such a feeling of peace. It was also interesting to see the ruins of the town and many buildings still in place.

Thank devarani123456
Reviewed 10 September 2017

It is in the middle of no where but it is a must see! Since the city wants to make it one of the unesco world heritage sites, people are working hard for excavation. There is still a lot to do but you can visit...More

Thank Mustafa A
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

it is a must see in that region. takes 3-4 hours to have a look everything. almost all outdoor activity. ancient city is just awesome for a day time trip. not too many food places, visit the place prepared

Thank nry777
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

even if you dont have time for this stopover, make time to see this point which is totally awesome. Need to spend a couple of hours for a whole tour. make sure you checked the basement of zeus temple and the first stockmarket in the...More

1  Thank nry777
Reviewed 14 February 2017

You can see World firs stock market. You can see Zeus template and visit old theater .You cant find restaurant. but buy some food local seller.

Thank Mehmet B
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

2000 thausend years old place. Temple of Zeus is grandiose. The History of Roman empire also live here.

Thank Jancsi O
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We had a day out here took a picnic and took in the ruins and the local village. buying beans and some vegetables. Locals very nice and very helpful. Will be going back

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Aizanoi is located about 55km from Kutahya in the small villiage of Cavdarhisar. The temple of Zeus is situated on a small hill in the village and is really an impressive sight. The temple is known as one of the best preserved Roman buildings in...More

1  Thank Helena B
Reviewed 9 October 2015

The world’s best preserved Temple of Zeus is in Aizonai Antique City. It is truly mysterious!!! You will see the best preserved Temple of Zeus, an amphitheater with a capacity of 20,000 people, a stadium, the world’s first stock exchange, two Roman baths, a colonnaded...More

1  Thank Asaf E
Reviewed 9 August 2015

It wasn't easy to find it, as they had closed the last piece of the road that leads to it from Çavdarhisar, but we went around through a new road (which is NOT on Google Map as of the writing of this review) next to...More

2  Thank Shervin S
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