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Place to take a photo

It is nice to stop there and take a photo though nothing spectacular. Of course it is nice to see... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
krempi I
Great for history buffs

Take a walk around theses absolutely magnificent ruins and go back in time, really facinating to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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4 days ago
“Place to take a photo”
4 days ago
“Great for history buffs”
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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.

Thank krempi I
Reviewed 4 days ago

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.

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.

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.

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

Thank Trevor B
Reviewed 20 June 2018

as with the other remnants good to see and imagine the size of the complex and how vast it stretches

Thank madhouseleyland
Reviewed 19 June 2018

A place full of history where you can see all the beautiful arcades like this one in the picture where you can take unforgettable pictures

Thank cremus70
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Tourists in Side (and there are many) are really spoiled : the place is littered with archeological sites, wherever you look. The Vespasian Gate is such an example ; right next to a busy road, you cannot miss it. It is beautifully restored, but it...More

Thank Dirk W
Reviewed 17 May 2018

This old fountain is right on a busy road and therefore it is difficult to get a good view, but, together with the adjacent arch, it is well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

This is the entrance to the old town and give you a sence of the hitoryof the area. The beauty of the ruins in the old town is thatthe majority of it is free.

Thank Clarpo
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