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Side Manavgat Aspendos Tour

Embark on an unforgettable journey with our Side Manavgat Aspendos Tour, offering a day rich in historical insights, breathtaking views, and significant landmarks. This exquisite tour invites you to explore the majestic Aspendos amphitheater, the medieval town of Side, and the captivating streets within Side. Additionally, the Manavgat waterfalls await your visit. Throughout this full-day adventure, you will develop a profound understanding of the area’s historical and natural wonders.

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Aspendos Theatre: A Journey Through Time

Dive into the depths of history with a visit to the iconic Aspendos Theatre. Your day begins with a captivating tour of this ancient marvel, where you’ll get to explore one of the best-preserved theatres from the Roman era. Your English-speaking guide, brimming with knowledge and stories, will bring the past to life as you walk through the ruins that continue to host significant cultural events today. This segment of the tour promises not just a historical exploration but also offers unparalleled photo opportunities amidst the grandeur of architectural brilliance dating back to the 2nd century AD.

Manavgat Waterfall: Nature’s Serenade

After the historical immersion, the tour takes a refreshing turn towards the natural wonder of the Manavgat Waterfall. Here, the serene atmosphere, accompanied by the melodious sound of cascading waters, provides a peaceful retreat from the past’s echoes. Surrounded by verdant landscapes, you’ll have the opportunity to capture the essence of nature’s beauty, relax by the water, and maybe even dip your toes in the cool, refreshing pool.

Side’s Rich Tapestry: Ancient Ruins and Vibrant Bazaars

As the day progresses, your journey continues through the rich tapestry of Side’s cultural heritage. Visits to the Necropolis, Apollo Temple, and the Ancient Amphitheatre will enrich your understanding of this area’s historical significance. The tour concludes with an exploration of the bustling Side Bazaar, where history meets modernity. This vibrant marketplace offers you a chance to immerse yourself in local culture, shop for unique souvenirs, and practice your bargaining skills amidst the charm of Side.

How much does Side Manavgat Aspendos Tour cost?

The Side Manavgat Aspendos Tour costs 42 € for adults, 25 € for children aged 4 to 9, and children under 3 years old are free.

Manavgat Hotels – 08:50

Includes

  • Hotel Transfer (Both Ways)
  • English Guiding
  • Entry Tickets
  • Open Buffet Lunch
  • Insurance

Excludes

  • Personal Expenses
  • Drinks

“Please note that we have no hidden costs”

What do you need to bring with you?

Sun Cream, Sunglasses, Camera, Comfortable Shoes, Comfortable Clothing.

Description of Side Manavgat Aspendos Tour

Side, Manavgat, and Aspendos are captivating locales within the region of Antalya, Turkey. Side, a city with ancient Roman origins, boasts an array of historical sites, such as its Roman baths, amphitheater, and various temples, all steeped in history.

Engaging in a Side Manavgat Aspendos Tour presents numerous activities:

  • Discover Manavgat Waterfall: This enchanting waterfall attracts both tourists and locals, offering a serene environment perfect for enjoying the natural scenery.
  • Uncover the historic city of Side: Home to numerous preserved ruins, Side’s history is showcased through its ancient theater and religious sites.
  • Experience the Aspendos Theater: Renowned for its remarkable preservation, the Aspendos Theater remains a venue for live performances, echoing the architectural brilliance of ancient times.

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Pick-up

Begin your day with a convenient morning pick-up from your hotel in Manavgat aboard a comfortable, air-conditioned coach. A well-informed guide will accompany you, offering insightful commentary about the various attractions you’ll encounter along the way.

The area around the falls boasts several cafeterias, souvenir shops, and shaded areas where visitors can enjoy tea. The journey immerses you in an environment filled with greenery, clean air, and the calming sounds of flowing water. The Manavgat Waterfall, also referred to as the Side Waterfall, is located within a verdant park that cascades into the coastal terraces below.

Explore the Greek God’s Land at Manavgat Aspendos Side

During the trip, you’ll have the opportunity to dine in Manavgat, a historical area nestled between the sand dunes and the Mediterranean Sea. In Side, discover the remnants of ancient civilizations, a modern tourist hotspot, and the temples of the Greek god Apollo perched atop a cliff.

A detour will take you to the awe-inspiring ancient city of Aspendos, home to Turkey’s most well-preserved Roman amphitheatre. Although the entrance to the theatre may not be immediately visible after entering the gates, it’s directly ahead, not up the pathway to the right. The theatre impresses with its vast size and remarkable preservation.

Experience Ancient Wonders in Manavgat Aspendos Side

Climb the steps to fully appreciate the theatre’s grandeur, which could accommodate up to 9,000 spectators. Designed in the traditional Greek manner with a seating area carved into the hillside, the theatre also features a Roman stage and facade, commissioned by the Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius (161-180 AD) and designed by the architect Zenon.

Beyond the theatre, as you continue ascending the steps and pathway, the ruins of an ancient stadium appear on your right. Though now a shadow of its former self, the remnants of seating and arches hint at the thrilling athletic competitions and Roman spectacles once held here.

Rediscover Ancient History

Presently, Aspendos is a small town attracting many visitors for its historic significance. In antiquity, it was a bustling trading center with a river that made it accessible from the sea. Since 1994, it has been the proud host of the International Opera and Ballet Festival, among other cultural events, concerts, and the renowned Legendary Dance Show Fire of Anatolia., showcasing the area’s rich historical legacy and continuing tradition of arts and entertainment.

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Questions & Answers

Where can I book the Side Manavgat Aspendos Tour?

Our website Joinexcursions.com allows you to book the Manavgat Aspendos Side Tour online. The online booking form is very easy to use!

When does the Side Manavgat Aspendos Tour begin?

The Side Manavgat Aspendos Tour begins at 08:30, the whole excursion will last around 8,5 hours.

How much is Side Manavgat Aspendos Tour?

The cost of the Side Manavgat Aspendos Tour from Manavgat is 42 € for adults, 25 € for children aged 4 to 9, and free for children under the age of 4.

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Bryony
Bryony

It was a great trip! The operator contacted us the evening before about the pick-up time, lunch was ok (not bad but nothing special), very nice guide who speaks english very well and makes jokes👏👍

Emil Wood
Emil Wood

This tour is an excellent way to explore three of Turkey’s most fascinating destinations in one day. The tour includes visits to the Manavgat Waterfalls, the ancient city of Side and the well-preserved Aspendos Theater. Perfect for history buffs and nature lovers alike.

Layla Calderon
Layla Calderon

Great tour with a great fun guide (Kaan). The theater in Aspendos was simply stunning. Really enjoyable and would recommend seeing these beautiful ancient sites. Was a great experience!! It’s definitely worth it!

James P.
James P.

We were picked up on time, it was a beautiful day, we were shown a lot, thumbs up!!