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Aspendos Ruins and Theater

Open today: 08:00 - 19:00
Fire of Anatolia Show at Gloria Aspendos Arena from Alanya
from US$69.13*
Fire of Anatolia Show at Gloria Aspendos Arena from Alanya
from US$69.13*
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The best-known attraction among the ruins of Aspendos is the great theater, an amazingly well preserved vestige of Roman architecture that may be as impressive as Rome's own Colosseum.
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Aspendos, Serik, Turkey
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We decided to visit that place because we had seen it on tv and we were not disappointed! The entrance was 35 lira which is not a small amount for turkish people but we payed that gladly because that place needs to be kept in...More

Thank ChristineYonet
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Valuable guests, but surely challenged these years, an architectural masterpiece to go, travel, see and live ..

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Aspendos theatre is truly lovely. There are a lot of historical sites in Turkey and you may not want to visit them all but if you want to see a well preserved theatre then come and see it. Its about a 30 minute drive from...More

Thank MyThoughtsSydney
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

very hard to find an excursion to this place as it is an hours out of the way drive away but a barman in the flying horse arranged to take us fro 200 tl and also gave us a stoop over tour of the Aspendos...More

Thank quinny09
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

We visited 4 ancient Roman amphitheater’s in Turkey during our trip, and the one at Aspendos was the grandest and least rustic thanks to restoration. On the day we visited there was a gladiator present who stalked around creating atmosphere. You can enter this with...More

Thank 839SaraH839
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely day at this place all the old ruins was so fascinating,weather was beautiful it's a must see place you have to go and see all the Romans ruins.

Thank chrisjpr
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We took a taxi and made our own way there, rather than a pre arranged trim. it was only 25 lira to get in. It was breathtaking, you could imagine the atmosphere all those years ago. A token gift shop, did not look in it...More

Thank Simon S
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited the ruins. Our first impression wasn't too good - the signs at the entrance only showed on Turkish - not English or German. We didn't get the difference, so we just took a normal ticket. They didn't get you any...More

Thank Tina S
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Having visited Purge earlier in the day, this Sunday The is another great example of Roman era architecture and culture. It has clearly been reconstructed in a tasteful way - true to the original look and materials. It is also a theatre still in regular...More

Thank LiamRoberts
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Took a tour from hotel with TUI. Combined with Perge. All I can say is that this place is breath taking. If you like your history and want to see something wonderful go.

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Mandy N
11 August 2018|
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Response from SYHashmi | Reviewed this property |
25 lira entry
30 May 2016|
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Response from Saz K | Reviewed this property |
We were with a guide organised by Thomas Cook.
Carol B
22 October 2015|
Response from Carol B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, can't tell you that. We were part of an organised group from our hotel and others but any local hotels should be able to get the info for you.