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Rock Tombs

Amynthas Rock Tomb are a 10-minute walk from the town center of Fethiye, Turkey. The tombs are a relic of the Lycin civilization and dates back to the 4th century BC. #lycian #fethiye #turkey

As with many other places on the South coast of Turkey, Dalyan is known for its natural beauty and also for the Lycian rock tombs (from 4,000 BC) embedded into the cliffs (overlooking the river) where the king of Caunos was entombed. It's a special place, not only because of its Lycian and Roman history but also because it is an area of vast wetland and Iztuzu Beach is the nesting place of many of Turkey's loggerhead turtles. Dalyan-Mugla, Aegean region of Turkey

The Amazing Rock-Cut Tombs of Myra's Lycian Necropolis

The ancient town of Myra in the Lycia region of Anatolia, modern day Turkey, boasts a number of breathtaking ruins including the Acropolis on the Demre-plateau, the Roman theatre and Roman baths.

Turkey - The island of Kekova is accessible by boat from Kalkan or Kas. Kekova is a submerged port dating back to the 5th century BC, when Lycia was an important kingdom in this region. The Lycian capital was Xanthos , an hour west of Kekova, where King Sarpedon, who fought in the Trojan Wars, originally came from. Adjacent to Kekova's underwater ruins are the beautiful ruins of Simena, dating back to the 4th century BC.

The Rock Tombs of Myra - Myra (Ancient Greek: Μύρα) is an ancient Greek town in Lycia, where the small town of Kale (Demre) is situated today in present day Antalya Province of Turkey.