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Ancient wonder of the world

One of the 7 ancient wonders of the world so a must visit if in bodrum turkey 10 lira entrance fee... read more

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Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
Mugla Bodrum

This is a piece of history found among the homes & just above the Marina. Before it’s ruin, it... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Reviewed today via mobile

We went to here to get away from the rigmarole or beach and pool and decided to look at a bit of historical aspects of Turkey was very enjoyable and interesting really enjoyed this little gem

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Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the 7 ancient wonders of the world so a must visit if in bodrum turkey 10 lira entrance fee very cheap to see something like this yes its ruins but it was once a magnificent place from the bus station head up a...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a piece of history found among the homes & just above the Marina. Before it’s ruin, it majestically overlooked the sea. If you are enchanted by the ancient, this is very interesting.

Thank Karen_Steele
Reviewed 5 days ago

For the people who interested in history, this is the place which is worth visiting. For others it may look a bit boring as its only stones

Thank Arturas K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed visiting these ruins - which unfortunately are not well marked out with road signage. Information in the musuem needs up-dating as it is old ad difficult to read. Murals are good as is the mosaic.

Thank Gillian K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this and were very impressed to see that some of the relics are still standing. Were able to tick this off our list.

Thank 1974katerina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Would have like to give this more praise but it’s a shame that the site wasn’t looked after better. Really great to see the ruins and the history but the curation of the site was a bit crap- had to google to find out information...More

Thank Celia-Jane U
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

While the main museum in the castle is shut - this is one of the only other archaeological attractions in town. It is the site of the Mausoleum of King Mausoleus which was one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. There is little...More

Thank KarynW42
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

As we were in Bodrum we felt it appropriate to make the effort to see this as it’s one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. Entrance was only 10 Lira each (about £1.50). It’s a small site off a back street but relatively...More

Thank Jax-MLC
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

How can you visit? Tucked down a little side street, and one of the wonders of the ancient world, you have to tick It off your list. Parking outside, and great disabled discounts made this very disabled friendly. Must have been amazing when it stood....More

Thank KirstieM22
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