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Aspendos and Perge

Д°. Akan Atila

Aspendos and Perge

a traveller"s guide through ancient Pamphylian cities

by Д°. Akan Atila

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Published by Necmi Çetin in Antalya .
Written in English

  • Pamphylia (Turkey) -- Guidebooks,
  • Turkey -- Antiquities -- Guidebooks

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 72).

    Other titlesPerge and Aspendos
    Statementtext: İ. Akan Atila and Sabri Aydal ; translated by Turhan Aysezen.
    ContributionsAydal, Sabri
    The Physical Object
    Pagination72 p. :
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19231773M

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A Complete Guide to the Three Major Cities of the Ancient Antalya Pamphylia (Perge, Aspendos, Side) [Curators of the Antalya Museum] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

A Complete Guide to the Three Major Aspendos and Perge book of the Ancient Aspendos and Perge book Pamphylia (Perge, Aspendos, Side). aspendos-perge-side Aspendos, located beside the river Aspendos and Perge book (Köprüçay), is renowned throughout the world for its magnificent ancient amphitheatre.

According to Greek legend, the city was founded by Argive colonists who, under the leadership of the hero Mopsos, came to Pamphylia after the Trojan War. Designed by Greek architect Zeno and built in the second century AD, the theater seats up to Aspendos and Perge book, people Aspendos and Perge book is still used as a venue today.

The Basics Day tours from Antalya often combine a visit Aspendos and Perge book Aspendos with one of the region’s other ancient cities, such as nearby Perge /5(3). Pickup from hotels. Flexible departure depending on hotel location. Arrival at Perge, one of the largest ancient cities Aspendos and Perge book the Pamphylia region.

Perge was the capital of Pamphylia. The Roman Baths, the Agora, Colonaded Street, Nympharium and the stadium are all on the visit. The we depart for the Aspendos. Perge was the capital of Pamphylia and one of the largest ancient cities in the region.

You will see the Roman Baths, the Agora, Colonaded Street, Nympharium and the stadium. Our next destination is the magnificently preserved ancient theatre was built in the 2nd centrury A.D., it has a capacity of 15, people and is currently 5/5(3). Perge, Aspendos & Kursunlu from Antalya Take this cultural tour to some of the key historical sites of Turkey, visit Perge and view the carvings within the stadium, continue to Aspendos to spend some time exploring a Roman Theatre and finally visit the beautiful Kursunlu Waterfalls.

Car Hire is recommended although you can book excursions in both Kadriye and Belek with local agents. There is also a bus stop with regular buses (some of them free) at the front of the villa Complex. Places of Interest include: • Antalya City • Side • Aspendos and Perge book • Duden Waterfall/Manavgat Waterfall • Perge •.

Aspendos was an ancient city in Pamphylia, Asia Minor, located about 40 km east of the modern city of Antalya, was situated on the Eurymedon River about 16 km inland from the Mediterranean Sea; it shared Aspendos and Perge book border with, and was hostile to, Side.

Some scholars associate the city's name with "Azatiwadaya". The known city of that name was founded by Azatiwada of Quwê on his eastern Location: Serik, Antalya Province, Turkey. To begin this tour, you depart for Perge, whose fantastic ruins date back to around BC.

Legend has it that the city was founded by two Trojan seers, named Mopsus and Calchas, who fled the long siege of their home city and sought the solace of a more peaceful land. Perge was not a very large city, but its theatre held nea people.

Perga or Perge (Greek: Πέργη Perge, Turkish: Perge) was an ancient Greek city in Anatolia, once the capital of Pamphylia Secunda, now in Antalya Province on the southwestern Mediterranean coast ofit is a large site of ancient ruins 15 kilometres ( mi) east of Antalya on the coastal plain.

An acropolis located there dates back to the Bronze on: Aksu, Antalya Province, Turkey. Uncover the history and beauty of Perge, Aspendos and Managat waterfalls during this guided day tour from Antalya.

Enjoy an archaeological paradise in Perge and learn about the famous statues once buried here. You will visit Aspendos and see one of Anatolias most well protected Roman theaters.4/5(32). Visit the ruins of Aspendos and Perge book and Aspendos to see monuments that have stood since Greek and Roman times, and relax in the idyllic surroundings of the Kursunlu Waterfall to relax with nature.

In the morning, visit Perge, a city originally settled by the Hittites around BC and visited by St. Paul Aspendos and Perge book his first missionary journey. The best idea is to go to Perge from Antalya and visit Aspendos ruins and Kurşunlu waterfall on the same day.

If you have a car, you can try to drive to Termessos and Karain cave during the tour. Local travel agencies from Antalya offer the excursions to Perge, Aspendos and Side for TL. Perge Stadium. According to The Rough Guide to Turkey, this huge horseshoe-shaped stadium is the biggest in Asia Minor and could seat up to 12, ’s Turkey’s second most-intact stadium after Aphrodisias.

Scrambling around the stadium was fascinating. We wandered around the perimeter, on the back side, where archways, built to support the seating, are still intact. Stop At: Aspendos Ruins and Theater, Aspendos, Serik Turkey Aspendos: is famous for its best-preserved theater of antiquity built in the 2nd c.

AD with a capacity of 15, people. Still used today for performances and festivals, the theater’s galleries, stage decorations and acoustics all testify to its architect Xenon’s success.

Perge and Aspendos are one of the most representative. These ancient cities offer a chance to discover Turkish ancestors' heritage. Get stunned with one of the most interesting Mediterranean historical sites. Get ready for a fascinating journey into the past. Visit 3 important ancient cities (Perge, Aspendos, Side) in one day.

And take a relaxing soak in the beautiful Kursunlu Waterfalls Natural Park, one of the most visited natural attractions in Antalya region. I’d shop around for a tour guide as the site works in partnership with Antalya Museum (where many of the funds are displayed) and one of the local universities.

We used U Can Travel (with an office in Antalya) and their guide was a Professor from the university, providing a historical tour of Perge, Aspendos /5(K). First you will visit Perge, an ancient Greek city founded in the southwest of Anatolia, approximately 9 miles east of modern day Antalya.

During the Hellenistic period Perge was the capital of Pamphylia, and one of the 4 great cities that also included Aspendos, Side, and Sillion. Perge & Aspendos Tours - Excursions, Trips to PA (Perge, Aspendos) in Turkey Marmaris and other holiday you are planning to have travel those cities, we recommend you to book " PA(Perge - Aspendos " tour ticket and visit this beautiful place with many of.

Impressive architecture of Perge, an ancient Anatolian city. Turkey's best-preserved ancient theatre at Aspendos. Majestic Manavgat waterfall & its surrounding wonders.

A look at the ancient temples, theatres, & agora in Side. Up to 30 people. According to Tripadvisor travellers, these are the best ways to experience Perge Ancient City: Perge, Aspendos and Waterfalls Day Tour from Antalya (From US$) 5 in 1: Antalya Excursion to Perge, Aspendos, Side, Manavgat Waterfall (From US$)/5(K).

20 km from Antalya. arrival to the ancient city of Perge to the anied by a guide to visit the city. We move to side. You will be given access to side and free time for one hour. For lunch we will cruise to Belkis village.

Break for lunch. The Ancient Theatre of Aspendos. Perge,Aspendos,Side and Waterfall Tour by u can travel Mr Mustafa from U can travel is a young, polite guide who has good English knowledge and immense content knowledge. Read more5/5(40). Aspendos remained under the Persian governance until BC when Alexander the Great arrived to this part of Asia Minor, freshly victorious after the conquest of nearby Perge.

Aspendos inhabitants offered the tribute in coins and horses to the Macedonian leader, equal to the one they had previously paid the Persians. Perge, Aspendos & Side Full-Day Tour from Antalya Reviewed by Basil, 15/08/ It was a brilliant day with a very knowledgeable guide.

The tour was excellently organised with enough time at each site and I thoroughly enjoyed the day/5(54). Perge Aspendos & Side Ancient Cities Tour. Day Tour to Perge Aspendos & Side Ancient Cities – We collect you from your hotel in Antalya.

Meet with the local tour guide. Drive Perge to Perge Ancient City, Stadium, Roman Gate, Nymphaeum the Roman Bath, Colonnaded Street, Hellenistic Gate, Agora. Perga (Perge) was an ancient Greek city in. Aspendos Tour: The Aspendos, Perge and Manavgat Waterfalls Tour hits three of the Antalya region's biggest attractions all in one day, perfect if you have little time in the area.

It includes guided visits to both of the ancient cities of Aspendos and Perge, lunch, and a. We had the daily tour from Antalya to Perge, Aspendos, Side and waterfall. The tour was a combination of archeological site visits, history, and sightseeing.

Our guide Ozgur is friendly, funny and knowledgeable. He told us lots of interesting facts and stories. We enjoyed the. Discover the ancient city of Perge, an impressive archaeological site. Marvel at the amphitheater in Aspendos and see Waterfalls as well/5(3).

Perge, Aspendos, Side & Waterfalls Tour provided by Tours Antalya. Perge, Aspendos, Side & Waterfalls Tour. By: Tours Antalya. 3 reviews. Save. Share. Book and travel by May 8 to save 7% off our previously offered price. Select Date and Travelers. From. $ Date. 2 adults. In the New Testament book, Acts of the Apostles, the sentence " when Paul and his company loosed from Paphos, they came to Perge in Pamphylia" suggests that Perge could be reached from the sea in ancient times.

Aspendus was an ancient city in Pamphylia, Asia Minor, located about 25 miles (40 km) east of the modern city of Antalya, Turkey. Next, head to the ancient Greco-Roman city Aspendos, where you can see the imposing, and well-preserved Roman Theater that has stood for nearly 1, years. Have lunch by the river and pay a visit to the nearby Manavgat Falls to see some of the region's idyllic scenery.

Perge, Aspendos, Side and Waterfall Tour from Antalya Hotels or Cruise Port. Explore the ancient city of Perge with its Stadium, Roman Gate, Nymphaeum, Roman Bath, Hellenistic Gate, Colonnaded Main Street and the Agora.

It was the capital of Pamphylia. Aspendos is known for its well-preserved theatre. This incredibly well preserved ancient theatre was built in the 2nd centrury A.D., it has a.

Aspendos Theater is at a distance of 38 kms from Antalya airport. Indirect buses run from Antalya Airport to Aspendos via Serick, to Termessos. By Car/Taxi It is the best way to reach aspendos from Antalya airport.

Take the route D and you’ll reach Aspendos in approx 45 minutes. Perge Aspendos Side Tour From Antalya provided by Gref Travel. Perge Aspendos Side Tour From Antalya. By: Gref Travel. Save. Share. Full view. View all photos (6) Select Date and Travelers. From. $ This place is great to book activities with, pick up and drop service from hotel too.

Day 7: Perge & Aspendos In the morning visit Perge, where St. Paul preached on his first missionary journey (Acts. ; ) & Aspendos, which has one of the best-preserved theaters in the world. Even today it is used for many spectacular attractions & has seating people.

Antalya's AntRay tram extends east to Aksu. From İsmet Paşa tram stop in central Antalya, it's 14 stops to Aksu. From the tram stop, it's an easy 2km walk to the ruins. Many Antalya travel agencies run combined excursions to Perge and Aspendos. A half-day taxi tour will be about €45 for the two sites.

Perge, Aspendos & Side Full-Day Tour from Antalya Reviewed by Basil, 08/15/ Excellent tour with excellent tour guides The guided tour was excellent because Betty and Alex were perfect tour guides/5(). Aspendos lies 47km east of Antalya and 3km north of Belkıs. If driving, immediately on your right as you exit the D for Aspendos is a restored Seljuk-era switchback bridge with seven arches spanning the Köprü River.

It dates from the 13th century but was built on an earlier Roman bridge. Most folk visit Aspendos on a tour from Antalya or. We enjoyed pdf tour of Aspendos, Perge, and Side. Our guide was very friendly and knowledgeable. He provided us with lots of information about the sites and his English was good.

The one negative was the vehicle provided for 5 people would probably be more comfortable for 4 people/5(82).PERGE, ASPENDOS, SIDE TOUR ANTALYA. Code: TA Pick-up: Drop-off: (Approx) LUNCH is included at a famous Turkish restaurant. TOUR PROGRAMME: • Departue from hotel • Arriving at Perge Ancient Site • Stadium, Roman Gate, Nymphaeum, Roman Bath, • Hellenistic Gate, Colonnaded Street, Agora.

• Lunch on Euromedon River near.