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Apollon Symintheion Ruins

Gulpinar Mah. | Gulpinar Koyu, Ayvacik, Turkey
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Now too well known but fabulous for ancient history lovers

This historical site is amazing. Being mentioned in the Ilias, it's amazing that this site is so... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
DirkVos
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Ghent, Belgium
Ancient history at its best

We visited the Apollon temple in October and had a great time walking around the area which is... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2016
AnBe1986
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Stade, Germany
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  • Average8%
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7 Sep 2017
“Now too well known but fabulous for ancient history lovers”
14 Oct 2016
“Ancient history at its best”
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Gulpinar Mah. | Gulpinar Koyu, Ayvacik, Turkey
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

This historical site is amazing. Being mentioned in the Ilias, it's amazing that this site is so unknown. The Apolo temple of the mices and all around it is a must see. This shows archeology on it's best. Well preserved and where things have been...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We visited the Apollon temple in October and had a great time walking around the area which is partially still being excavated. We were the only ones there so it was nice to be able to take our time exploring the area. All the information...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2015

The information is very detailed in English as well, but the later you go the better, don't forget to bring water and put on a hat and sunscreen all over your body. A biggish area is still being excavated, but you can still see a...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2014

Interesting if you like old ruins and history. Visit the marble shop where a local man will show you how he makes his items.

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Reviewed 4 October 2014

Apollon Symintheion Historical Site is located at Gülpınar district of Ayvacık area of Çanakkale.After the recent renovation,this Museum is now in a better condition.Good to visit this historical and nice temple as it has different construction style.Recommended.

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