Pamukkale Travels

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Afrodisias Tour


Aphrodisias was named after Aphrodite,the Greek goddless of LoveiWho had here her unique cult image the Aphrodite of Aphrodisias.The city was built near a marble guarry that was extensively exploited in the Hellenistic and Roman peripds and sculptors in marble from Aphrodisias became famous in the Roman world.Aphrodisias was one of the foremost cities of the age,surrounded by fertile fields producing every type of foodstuff.It also possessed a flourishing wool and cotton industry,highly developed commercial,political,religious and cultural institutions very fine tradition of arts and crafts,world-famous school of philosophy and sculpture and large and energetic body of citizens.

You will see

  • Tetrapylon(Tetra=four,pylon=gate)was the monumentral gate of the city.The name Tetrapylon refers to its being composed of four groups of four columns.
  • The stadium in Afrodisias is the best preseved of all the ancient stadiums in the Mediterranean region.Located in northern section of the City it is 2620 in length and 59m wide with a seating capaticy of 30,000.
  • Odeon and Bishop’s Palace Agora,Baths of  Hadrian,Theatre,Sebastion(Sebastos is the Greek Equvalent of the Latin August)is consistend of a Temple dedicated to the cult of the Emperor August.The museum of Aphrodisias is one of the most outstanding museums of western Anatolia.The monuments of unsurpassed value which have been found at excavations are displayed here.

OPTIONS

If you join the Full day Aphrodisias Tour

  • Professional English speaking guide
  • Lunch
  • Entrance fees
  • A/C with transfer

But if you dont want to join the tour only transfer also possible.

Pick-up/Dropp-off servis.