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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
History Museum
“tarih severler için ve eşsiz deniz güzelliğinin yanında fotoğraf severler için vazgeçilmez bir yer”
  • 4 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“We love driving through the small alleys of Side by bike. If you are on foot, be sure to explore the area beyond the temple as well. Here you have many of the traditional stone houses. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Side, the most important port city of Pamphylia in ancient times, was established on a peninsula with a width of 350-400 meters, located 80 kilometers east of Antalya and 7 kilometers southwest of Manavgat. Side VII. It has been a settlement in the 16th century. VI BC. In the 16th century, it came under the rule of the Lydian Kingdom with all Pamphylia, and came under the domination of the Persians after the fall of the Lydian Kingdom in 547/46. The city, which protected its freedom to some extent in this period, printed coins for itself. Side, which opened its doors to the king of Macedonia without any resistance during the Anatolian campaign of Alexander the Great (334 BC), later became one of the big coin printing centers established by Alexander. Side, constantly changing hands between the Hellenistic kingdoms after the death of Alexander, III. century, it was under the rule of the Ptolemies first, and between the Seleucids in 215-189 BC. The city mostly had friendly relations with Antiochus III, provided the support of the Kingdom of Pergamon and Rhodes of the Syrian Kingdom, and was next to the Seleukos with the Side fleet in the war against the Romans. At the end of this war, the Seleucids defeated the Pamphylia and, meanwhile, Side was given to the Kingdom of Bergama, according to the Apameia Peace in 188 BC. However, Side regained its independence after a while and experienced one of the brightest periods in history.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
  • 2 locals recommend
Museum
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Comfort Food Restaurant
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“Very good restaurant in the center of Side Harbor. Good service, amazing view and the steaks are delicious. Normal prices and totally worth the money. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Night Club
  • 1 local recommends
Lodging
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Comfort Food Restaurant
“Very good restaurant in the center of Side Harbor. Good service, amazing view and the steaks are delicious. Normal prices and totally worth the money. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Night Club
  • 1 local recommends

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