The city of the navals was founded by the Anatolian indigenous and spoke local language which was different then Greek. Side was never passed the under control of Pergamene Kingdom. The city’s name means pomegranate which locals are still growing. Side is situated by the Mediterranean Sea and most of the remainings date back to 1-4C AD. In Side you will see; city walls, dating back to 2C BC. The necropolis, is an ancient cemetery that it has many sarcophagis, mausoleum and some tombs which are on display in the museum. The theater, dating from the 2C AD and has Roman-style architecture with 17,200 people. Temple of Apollo, dedicated major deity Apollo dating to the 2C AD.
You can book Side Ancient City Tour with Romos Travel.
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