Trip Planner : Europe / Turkey / Turkish Aegean Coast / Aydin Province / Geyre / Historic Sites / Aphrodisias
Categories: Ruins, Tourist Spots
At Aphrodisias, explore the ruins of the ancient Greek city named after the goddess of love, Aphrodite, which became famous for its abundance of marble and talented sculptors. What was once the capital of Lydia province is now considered one of the most well-preserved of its type in the Mediterranean. Be sure to take a look at the imposing stadium, which once seated over 30,000 for various athletic events. Examine the other remaining structures that have been arranged to replicate a small city: the temple of Aphrodite, the monumental gateway, the Bouleuterion council house, and the Sebasteion. Stop by the museum on site to see some of the most remarkable remaining marble sculptures. Take time for an audio tour if you would like more information. If you decide to drive to the ruins, park in the lot below the entrance and wait for one of the shuttles to take you to the site. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Geyre holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Aphrodisias and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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The place is huge and currently still being uncovered as we speak. The museum at the entrance includes some fine statues. Make sure you visit the main hall which has very impressive statues showing po... read more »
ı was there on september. you should see the giant studium which has 30000 capacity. there is also a ancient gate you can be taken photo infront of it. electronic guide can be hired at main gate for j... read more »
The museum dedicated for sculpture is second to none. 👍👍
It's amazing place and nobany knows about this place it's very quite no tourist around
A little jewel, a must see!
One of the best archaeological sites in Turkey. If you're in the area, this is definitely worth a visit. There are a number of well preserved parts to the site - and the enormous stadium is truly a highlight. It takes a few hours to walk around the large complex and see it all properly.
There was a sculpture school in the ancient times there. So, see the sculptures in the museum. I still can't forget them. You can even see the statues of well-known people, figures, philosophers of the history.
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