Ancient City of Korykos

Photo by Can Sarica.

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

The Ancient City of Korykos was host to the Hittites, Persians, Greeks, Roman and Byzantine Empires and the Armenian Kingdom. It is notable for its Christian churches with Egyptian influences. The nearby Adamkayalar reliefs show carved figures from the Roma period in 9 niches.

Map of Ancient City of Korykos

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

Unesco Website: Ancient City of Korykos

The site has 2 locations

Ancient City of Korykos: K?zkalesi (Maiden Castle) (T)
Ancient City of Korykos: "Adamkayalor (""Men of Rock"")" (T)

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