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Gateway into old side.

Gateway into the old city of side. A great place to take a photo to show your friends. Also just... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
kenny10564
Entertaining!

The archway that is a beacon for tourists trying to get an amazing photo is on a busy road. There... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Side, Manavgat 07330, Turkey
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Gateway into the old city of side. A great place to take a photo to show your friends. Also just round the corner is the best bit for me in all side.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kenny10564
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The archway that is a beacon for tourists trying to get an amazing photo is on a busy road. There is a pathway to the side that is wide enough to allow people to take photos whilst other walk past. The archway itself has obviously...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lane-English
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit, lovely pictures available at every turn and it’s rich in history which I love! It’s definitely not terrain suitable for Sandals so good footwear is a must and difficult to manoeuvre between the rocks with a pram/buggy but manageable. Well worth...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank muhammadhT596VX
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Come to Side and see all the ruins just all over the place, what a treat to wonder around day after day whilst you stay in this part of Turkey.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Juliette G
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Title says it all, the arch is part of the main road in and out of the antique part of town so a constant stream of people and cars so I advise people be careful when taking photos as cars come round the corner very...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank chynagirl1
Reviewed 17 September 2018

It is nice to stop there and take a photo though nothing spectacular. Of course it is nice to see so well preserved gate and place Side is well known for.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank krempi I
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Take a walk around theses absolutely magnificent ruins and go back in time, really facinating to understand how people lived hundreds of year ago and the amazing technics they had then to be able to build such fantastic places.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sturob47
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Very interesting to visit Vespasianus ruins, to see a lot of columns and archs; near the other archaeological site, to plan to visit all of them in a relaxing afternoon.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We had a walk there in the evening at it was great. Also as it it is less warm, you can enjoy it much more.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Didier H
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Although we couldn't get to this area the remains can be seen from the road. The remains here are the most I've seen since Rome or Pompeii, the problem is that they truly are ruins. The area must have been impressive in thier day but...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Trevor B
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