We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Temple of Apollo

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Ataturk Boulevard | Yenihisar, Didim, Turkey
Website
Book In Advance
More Info
US$89.33*
and up
Priene Miletus Didyma Day Tour From Kusadasi
More Info
US$331.92*
and up
Priene Miletus Didyma Tour with Private Guide
More Info
US$115.00*
and up
Private Tour to Priene, Miletus and Didyma

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 738 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 302
    Excellent
  • 137
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
A not to be missed attraction.

Great to walk round the ruins which are impressive and substantially intact. No need to go in if time is at a premium - just walk round the site to get interesting pictures

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
StellaKaye
,
UK
Add Photo Write a Review

738 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 463: English reviews
UK
Level Contributor
21 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great to walk round the ruins which are impressive and substantially intact. No need to go in if time is at a premium - just walk round the site to get interesting pictures

Helpful?
Thank StellaKaye
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
30 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

if like me you like the historical aspect of Turkey, then this is well worth a visit, doubt that it's worth the 50 lira entrance fee, but you can view from outside and if you walk round you can get very close for photos, lovely day out

Helpful?
Thank deebeeuk
Level Contributor
11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

The Temple of Apollo is a truly amazing place. Whether you like history, or you are a photography enthusiast - you should definitely pay it a visit.

Helpful?
Thank Lilly I
Kihei, Hawaii
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Great site to visit on the way to Bodrum or as a day trip from Selcuk. There is parking at the entrance of town, a short walk takes you to jthe site and offers a view of the ancient road used by the pilgrims on their way to see the Oracle.

Helpful?
Thank dikania
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

This is a nice place to go and visit lovely times with or without your family and friends very sunny spot to walk around

Helpful?
Thank Shona M
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Took a taxi to get there and paid around €5 for a 10 minutes drive. the entrance fee is less than €3 and it is open untill 19:00 every day.Asked for a free booklet to read about the temple, but they did not have anything to inform visitors.Spend a good two hours inside and througly enjoyed it.Watch the souvenier shop... More 

Helpful?
Thank evavaughan2016
Bitola, Republic of Macedonia
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

If you love ancient stuffs and history then I would highly recommend you this Temple. It is really interesting and huge and you have feeling like you are back in the past.

Helpful?
Thank AKaraicovska
Burgas, Bulgaria
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Exellent - To visit the ruins of Didyma - templle of Apollo is a great experience. I was really impressed.

Helpful?
Thank Varguirova
Essex
Level Contributor
216 reviews
148 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed in a hotel called garden of sun hotel in didim (yenihisar) and we got the bus. 2L Pp each way. The bus driver will tell you where to get off. The ruins are 10L to enter Pp. Its worth going in for £3.50. If you can't afford it you can see all from outside. You can buy audio... More 

Helpful?
Thank devonstar12
Birmingham, Alabama
Level Contributor
66 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We visited this temple as part of a private tour of Priene, Miletus, and Didyma. I was interested to see it because it was the fourth largest temple in the Greek world and also it housed the second most famous oracle after Delphi. Wider than the Parthenon and as long, it did not disappoint. It had 122 columns about 8... More 

Helpful?
Thank sandyfeets2

Travellers who viewed Temple of Apollo also viewed

Didim, Aydin Province
Didim, Aydin Province
 
Didim, Aydin Province
 

Been to Temple of Apollo? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Temple of Apollo and other visitors
5 questions
Ask a question
6 months ago
British Columbia, Canada

See all questions (5)

Questions? Get answers from Temple of Apollo staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?