TABEA ANCIENT CITY
For all visitors, Denizli district enjoyment is almost guaranteed. It is only necessary to organize your time well, so you can enjoy all the attractions this area offers you as a gift on the palm. One of the ancient cities you can explore in this area is Tabea. This fantastic city is located 78 kilometres from the Denizli – Mugla Highway. Although not as visited as other ancient cities that belong to this area, Tabea is still a real gem of Denizli. The excavation of this city began in 2007, which means that it began recently to collect the tourists who are coming from all over the world.
What makes this city interesting for research is the fact that on this ground many times civilizations changed. People who have lived here were from different nations. Every nation has left something that is now part of the excavations of the city. Visitors can see the Roman bath, Ottoman mosque, and many memorials of the Hellenistic Era. An ancient Tabea is an Anatolian city founded after the reign of Alexander the Great. From that time there are many minted silver coins made in his name, but Bronze coins as well.
When you look at the city, you will notice it resembles a natural fortress. There is no doubt here you can spend at least a few hours visiting the ruins and exploring. However, if you want to see some other places that are better known and with more tourists around, you should go to the ancient city of Tripolis. In addition, Laodekeia can be a very good solution for exploring the past of people who lived in these areas. In the end, you can visit an ancient city of Hierapolis, as one of the most valuable legacies of past times in Turkey.