Bodrum “the Aegean pearl of Turkey” is the most famous and attractive place on the aegean coast of Turkey with unique and historical places and a singular fantastic athmosphere.
Famous Gümbet beach is one of the most beautiful beaches in bodrum peninsula and the nearest place to bodrum city.
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Nearby attractions include:
Myndos Gate (500m) - large portions of this ancient gate remain intact, dating back to 364 BC.
Mausoleum of Halicarnassus (1.5 km) - a wonder of the ancient world, completed around 350 BC and largely destroyed by an earthquake in 1304, these fascinating ruins are an essential visit.
Bodrum Castle (2 km) - the castle of St. Peter is an impressive example of medieval architecture. Occupying nearly 2800 m² at its base, it is now home to a museum that includes exhibits of underwater archaeology.