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Efes | Selcuk Merkez, Selcuk, Izmir, Turkey
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Efes is a must visit place in turkey. We stayed in Izmir and took the train to Selcuk which costed us 1/3 as compared to the tour being offered in the hotel

Thank Umer S
Reviewed 1 week ago

As part of Ephesus/Efes complex (city) this is a landmark structure. Try to stop in a (shady) corner and just close your eyes and contemplate all the history ... the people who went by ... what a time it was ... lyrical, almost!

Thank SMChico2
Reviewed 7 October 2018

The trajak Fountain is one of the reconstructed ruins in Ehpesus. look out for it on your next visit.

Thank FaizalP61
Reviewed 20 August 2018

If you enjoy histroy,u have to make a trip to the ruins ,put a whole day and visit the town and all ruins in the area..BE CAREFUL when walking on the granite stone slabs its very slippery.Also very hot so go prepared .

Thank marufah2016
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Love seeing accient sites. This reminds me of the king of tombs in Cyprus.Well worth the visit.Great history. Too hot though, and hardly any shady areas.

Thank Rhiacrewe t
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Throughout its long history spanning over 10,000 years Anatolia, the land that is now Turkey has been the birthplace of many great civilisations and empires all of which have left their mark in unique ways. Lose yourself in the ancient cities and sites of Turkey,...More

Thank iSmartTraveller
Reviewed 22 February 2018

This one is the fountain of Trajan (AD 98-117) dedicated to Roman Emperor who was father of Hadrian (117-138).. This is only one of the structures restored. You can see similar ones around ....

Thank Emre E
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Problematic arrangements of the found pieces of the historical constructions. The arrangement is not proportional but the place is very nice.

Thank budland56
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Located in Ephesus along the main street of this important Greece and later a Roman town, this fountain is well presented. I suggest to proceed in the visit of this archeological place with a guide that can tell you everything.

Thank Gianpaolo B
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Spend some time here and walk through everything. Unreal how people could do all this in ancient years with the tools they had.

Thank Marlie d
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