Kekovs peninsula. Ruins. Monuments of Turkey ancient Roman and Byzantian times

Kekovs peninsula. Ruins. Monuments of Turkey ancient Roman and Byzantian times

Build monuments of Turkey in Kekov
Kekova — the recognizable peninsula in Turkey on which there is no time towered the starenky city of Dolikista which has sunk during the strongest earthquake. The western region of the island is available to walks of tourists in Turkey. To the left of a track conducting up from the village there are some most starenky and interesting tombs which were aligned on both parties of that can absolutely be the remains of the old road. Not clearly, how many there is a rest in Turkey if to the South from it not to behold the most impressing sarcophagus absolutely cut down in a grief. Its "Gothic" cover cut out from the same mountain is decorated by the lion’s heads. Closer to top of a hill do not pass an underground sanctuary (or a tomb) with six columns. Lower than the city in what hotels of Turkey for stable rest settle down, on the southern slope of a hill there is quite remote, but a temple tomb making strong reminiscence. Its portico has one freely standing column and an unusual niche over the basis in what the sarcophagus was located. According to an inscription, this niche intended to head of the house and its spouse while other members of the family buried in the tomb.
Acropolis – знаменательнй monuments of Turkey
The acropolis at top from the 3rd parties is surrounded with a wall as the southern part of a hill is so steep that does not ask additional strengthenings. Structures in it are destroyed also young growths by a grass, but some of them are more or less precisely identified. Into their number enters such historical sights of Turkey as library, baths and two Byzantian churches, one of which have a long inscription on a door. Near top there is a tomb with the relief representing a chariot with 4 horses put to it. Near the city there are no sources of fresh water therefore there are a lot of the vaulted tanks cut down in mountains. Behind a parking to the West from top of a hill there is the average sizes, broken diazomy a theatre with 23 rows of seats. Its top ranks represent an ideal place of the review of the western wall of an acropolis, Kekov’s island to the South and ranks of the sarcophagi going along the old road which connects theatre to an acropolis. These monuments of Turkey, generally the Roman tombs with roundish covers and crests on them are very simple, and only some are decorated with the convex heads of a lion.

Visit the eminent peninsula Kekov the ordered rounds to Turkey from Perm can.