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  • Address: Merkez Gelemis, Kas, Patara, Turkey, Fethiye
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Beach, Waterfront, Family And Kids, Nature

A long (18 kms) expansive beach situated on Turkish Riviera, Patara is a must visit for those who want to witness the Mediterranean coast in all its beauty and splendour. Once the main port of western Lycia, the site is also considered to be the birthplace of St. Nicholas, and has thus has come to be recognised as an amalgam of Roman and Christian tradition. What’s more, the beach envelops ancient ruins of Lycia reminding us of the glorious Roman Empire in the country. The ruins consist of:

  • Excavated theatre
  • The seat of Oracle
  • Vestiges of Castle
  • Triumphal gate
  • A necropolis (cemetery) with Lycian tombs
  • A ruined basilica
  • A public bath
  • Parliament Building

Patara Travel Tips

  • There is little shade on the beach, so be prepared for a hot sunny day.

How to Reach Patara

  • Gelemis Bus Stop

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  • Patara Address: Merkez Gelemis, Kas, Patara, Turkey, Fethiye
  • Patara Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Patara(preferred time): 09:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Patara: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 57.63% of people who visit Fethiye include Patara in their plan

  • 51.61% of people start their Patara visit around 1 PM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Patara

Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Patara

People normally club together Letoon and Paspatur while planning their visit to Patara.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Patara Reviews & Ratings

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    On 11-Sep-2017 - It is Patara Beach