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Address: Kale Cad., Bodrum City, Turkey
Phone Number: +90 252 316 2516
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This imposing structure, built by the Knights of St. John in the early 15th...

This imposing structure, built by the Knights of St. John in the early 15th century, is the most prominent feature of Bodrum.

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Bodrum Castle Underwater Archeology Musuem with Private Guide and Van
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Great place to wander

A good place to pass a few hours,, plenty to look at and thr views are great across the bay,,, Can very hot, so take some water with you

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good place to pass a few hours,, plenty to look at and thr views are great across the bay,,, Can very hot, so take some water with you

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Tallinn, Estonia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A nice place to walk around. Informative walk in to find out what happened long before us. Wonderful views. Clean. Very nice place with historical atmosphere.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

One of the best monuments i have ever visited..so well renovated as people still live there..make sure you have enough time to see it all!

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

The Castle has the added attraction of housing the Underwater Archeological Museum . The Castle grounds contain a dungeon , interesting statues , a great display of Amphora and mosaics . Fantastic views from the walls and towers and shady gardens to rest and enjoy . Be prepared to spend around 3 hours in order to take it all in

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

The castle was built by the knights of St. John. The third one if it's type after Jerusalem & Rhodes. So very interesting architecture & construction. It's located on a promontory & so has fabulous views overlooking Bodrum & it's pretty bay. Easy to walk to from a cruise ship too, through the very varied market! There is an audio... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Been to many ancient historical sites to compare with including Ephesus in Kudasasi, Acropolis in Athens, Pompeii in Naples, and Pantheon/Vatican/St. Angelo's in Rome. This is a great historical monument. The castle is in great condition - allow 2 hours for a high level visit to cover all the grounds and various sections of this large structure. If you are... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Simply awesome must visit attraction in Bodrum. Maritime history museum included. Memorable experience with scenic vistas of Bodrum bay and town + marina 10/10

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Only 30TL each entrance which includes all the cool underwater archaeological exhibits as well as the whole castle. Beautiful glassware from BC, with plenty of information. The entrance is 50 m past where all the ferry boats drop off. Definitely worth a visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Fabulous views fascinating history peaceful place very romantic place to unwind ideal for a proposal Of marriage

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This trip has been all about the history. From the cruise ship, you can walk 35-40 minutes, along the coast and thru an active marketplace to get to the castle, (shop on the way back). Castle structure is very good, about 1400 AD. Plenty of places to shop or stop for coffee/drink on the way home. Even dip your feet... More 

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