Knidos Ancient City, where the first examples of democracy were experienced, was first established in Burgaz Locality of Dalacak Cape, 2 kilometers from the district center.

The city founded by Dorians from the islands, BC. In the 4th century, it was moved to Tekir Cape, where the remains are today. As a result of the excavations that started in 1967 in the ancient city, which you can easily reach by using Palamutbükü minibuses, the necropolis area, small theater, odeion and the ruins of the temple dedicated to Aphrodite and Apollo were reached.

Do not forget to spare time for Knidos Lighthouse with its magnificent view while visiting the region.

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