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Remote ancient city - well-worth the effort though

The site is not the easiest to traverse, most of the buildings being ruinous, so that you have to... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Rod F
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Royal Wootton Bassett, United Kingdom
A touch of history

A visit to Lara Beach or Antalya would be lacking without a visit to this historical site which is... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2016
Frank B
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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27 Apr 2017
“Remote ancient city - well-worth the effort though”
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Manavgat, Turkey
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Reviewed 21 December 2013

It is quite a way (further than a map suggests) but if you have a car, this really is worth it. The drive from the turn off into the Koprulu Canyon Park is stunning, across a Roman bridge (stop and view the area), up a...More

6  Thank 5_9_2_8
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Reviewed 14 April 2014

the road to access is excellent, it is really nice the village stayed like last century, no road, some house or farm are very old. interesting to see that the actual people continue to walk on the roman road, but the bad point is that...More

3  Thank JpegG64
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wrong place on map .. it’s 106 km away from Antalya. You need to pay around 100$ if you go by taxi.. better to book a tour there .

Thank Abbas T
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The site is not the easiest to traverse, most of the buildings being ruinous, so that you have to scramble over the fallen stonework. The best-preserved structure is the theatre, which we did not have time to visit. Perhaps the greatest joy is in travelling...More

Thank Rod F
Reviewed 7 October 2016

A visit to Lara Beach or Antalya would be lacking without a visit to this historical site which is just up the road. Just wandering about inside the amphitheatre and climbing the stone steps/seating to the top is worth the admission price alone.

Thank Frank B
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I took some friends here and decided to stay in the mini bus - what a mistka to maka. After they didn't return for ages I walked over to see where they were, and I'm glad I did, Wow! I could stop my imagination wondering...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 17 June 2016

We asked our hostel owner to suggest a few non-touristy places and this was one of the places he suggested. It is a little difficult to get here, but the drive is pretty scenic. The village of Selge is very different from all the cities...More

Thank karthik0410
Reviewed 17 May 2016

little boring you may think but it's not boring believe me guys. history is not something fun.selfy place

1  Thank usm54
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Selge is a lovely village with ancient ruins, the drive in order to reach it, through the mountains is breathtaking. The women of the village are happy to show you the ruined Anphtheater, it is a chance to see Turkish rural life as it is...More

Thank She9753
Reviewed 6 May 2015

After some kilometers on a minor road among the mountains with almost no signs you arrive to the scattered village of Selge. From there you can see all around a lot of pieces of stones which are the ruins of the antique Selge. The site...More

2  Thank alessandro p
Reviewed 7 November 2014

While the theater is really the only ruins to see, the drive from the sea thru the mountains to the village is unexpectedly stunning. The fields, fairy chimneys, rock formations. There is a tea/gozleme house just as you enter Altikaya/Selge. A charming lady with an...More

2  Thank Geoff T
Reviewed 2 November 2014

the road that leads to the ruins offers breathtaking views over the national park and the canyon. The amphitheatre is very well preserved, with no crowds and amazing views. You can also have a real experience of turkish countryside life

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