Ancient City of Kaunos

Photo by Can Sarica.

Ancient City of Kaunos is part of the Tentative list of Turkey in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

Kaunos was a sea port with remains from the Greek, Persian and Roman periods. The city has wide, dry stone city walls. In the wider area 167 rock-cut tombs with facades similar to Hellenistic temples have been discovered.

Map of Ancient City of Kaunos

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The coordinates shown for all tentative sites were produced as a community effort. They are not official and may change on inscription.

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Full Name
Ancient City of Kaunos
Country
Turkey
Added
2014
Type
Cultural
Link
By ID
2014 Added to Tentative List

Unesco Website: Ancient City of Kaunos

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