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Review of Heracles Gate

Heracles Gate
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US$50.00*
and up
Private Half Day Tour of Ephesus
Ranked #16 of 57 things to do in Selcuk
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: This monumental gate, a two-storey building with six columns on each floor, was constructed towards the end of the 4th century. Today, the arch and most of the building are missing. It is also known by the name Victory Arch of Hercules.
Reviewed 24 October 2013

We walked through what is left of Heracles Gate, with the Arch gone, you have to have some imagination as to what it must have been. Well worth taking a photo.

Thank Cheryll M
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"amazing journey"
in 2 reviews
"ephesus tour"
in 2 reviews
"gates"
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"library"
in 9 reviews
"site"
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"thousands"
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Reviewed 9 September 2013

Absolutely a great spot to take a great photo of what use to be the gate leading you to the library. Beautiful architecture again and so amazing that this is still standing!

Thank Steve R
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Reviewed 23 June 2013

Great spot for pictures, well preserved, go early before the tours. The statue of Athena Nike is great.

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Reviewed 4 April 2013

This is the division between the part of the street where the chariots had access to and the aristocratic pedestrian only way

Thank Emily M
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Reviewed 4 November 2012

If you visit Ephesus you will walk through the Gate of Heracles. Be sure to have your photo made. There is a professional photographer who takes pictures if you want that done. Hard to believe so many people passed through Ephesus and that there was a world famous library there.

Thank Yvonne C
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