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Dara Mesopotamia Ruins, Mardin

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  • they were awsome lovely girls that they said all history of the place all europen and us guys your granddads was living here for thosunds of years make yor search you ll hit the story unbelievable . a...  more »
  • It's a little out of the way,you need car to reach here,I don't know about transport options.Ruins are mainly cemetaries,it looks little like Cappadocia.You should also visit water cistern nearby the ...  more »
  • A must see. Well kept with an information office sometimes opened. A bit of a journey from Mardin,but interesting en route. Please do NOT venture close to Syrian border  more »
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  • It is a lovely place to visit and see those ruins and acknowledge their historical importance.
  • It' amazing place
  • You can see the Roman ruins of the Persian and Byzantine, it's a nice place. Next to the ruins to visitors wishing to Mint buttermilk ni. Packed full of visitors wishing to put young local guides and very beautiful place I must except Ferhat can take you. Falls, for instance
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  • Go necessarily see more everything a platform the Museum you see by and meets everyone there is very nice and tastefully ruins of Khan Guide to
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  • Dara Ruins Dara Ruins, South-East of Mardin, Prague, 30 kilometres to Nusaybin, Mardin-Oghuz Village on the highway. This is the most famous town in the region of Mesopotamia, old city. This town, today a mid-sized town/village settlement. Carved in the rocks, the remains of the city running out of 8-10 kilometer circumference is distributed over a wide area. There are cave houses around here. In the other section of the city, the stones used the remains can be seen. In the eastern part of the caves, rock-cut tombs Kumar is bounded with. The principal town is protected by a wall of 4 kilometers in circumference. There are two gate that opens to the South and the North. The citadel in the North of the city and 50 meters high, the top of the Hill the flatness. The ruins of the Church, in the city of palaces, markets and stores, Dungeon, tophane and water I, still can be seen. North of the village, carved into the rocks from the South, was an imposing water I. Today is also bent really flows through water. Natural effects as a result of the presence of many cultures in the region from time to time come to light. Also 6-7 up caves carved into the rocks around the village home. Their history, late Roman (Byzantine) period. Dara ruins of the city, carved in the rocks of the surrounding area is spread over a wide area 8-10 kilometer. There are cave houses around here. Mardin Nusaybin on the way to 5. century located in the ruins of Babylon and Persia running out of date number of historic graves Krallıklarına to face the day. Dara Ruins, to take charge as the castle of running out. This city of Ephesus of Mesopotamia, m. d. 530-BC 570 ' ruler of Iran in the famous Darayuvaşi (Darxis) by (parse as coccidia/recreational) was established, in various periods (sure to first century) the Iranians changed hands among the Romans. VII century. towards the end of the city, the Abbasids later Umayyad's subsequent Centuries local domains are directed by and 15-16. century annexed. The money from time to time between the ruins and relics (daryaka) is a city rich in the look easily. The founder of the city built by the spectacular underground settlement Daraxis was later used as a Dungeon, all standing with grandeur in today. As a spoken language (the native language of Jesus) on behalf of Aramaic used as faith fire towers believed to Ahura Mazda made the city carved into the ruins of the city, water cisterns, water channels, is seen still very good mahsarası
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