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The Terrace Houses, Selcuk

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Discover how affluent Roman citizens lived 2,000 years ago at The Terrace Houses. These luxurious houses have been restored to such a degree that it seems as if someone is still living there. The upscale residences were mostly two storeys and featured interior central courtyards with ceiling openings. Their interiors showcase detailed floor mosaics, frescoes, carvings, and stonework of fine craftsmanship. You may be able to observe archaeologists working on site while you climb the stairs of the scaffolding to view the homes of all six units from above. The houses that are fully restored to their original appearance can be explored from inside by paying an extra fee. Add The Terrace Houses and other attractions to your Selcuk trip itinerary using our Selcuk itinerary planner.
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  • They did such a great job restoring and setting up the walk through the houses, complete with marble, wall paintings, and mosaics. You just have to see it!  more »
  • We have visited the apartments at least ten times. It is very interesting to see the details that are emerging from the excavations. It is fun to see and imagine ancient life in Ephesus. The facility ...  more »
  • Celsus Library at the end of Kuretler Street, near the foot of the mountain terraces as the city's rich and noble residence on the MS.1.ci century two groups into two-and three-storey houses made from mosaics, murals and is decorated with marble panel. Areas of daily life where everything in the first floor, where the bedrooms on the upper floors of houses by underground water transmission system and hence warm water with cold water, such as central heating and underfloor heating system via de donatmışlar. You take part in the ancient city of Ephesus, although ' density to avoid on ' specifying the given terrace houses also entry fee is the largest in the world of Mediterranean ancient city Ephesus is a mirror of the culture I think surely is one of "must see" place.
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