Tripolis on the Meander

Tripolis on the Meander

Tripolis on the Meander, also Neapolis, Apollonia, and Antoninopolis, was an ancient city on the borders of Phrygia, Caria and Lydia. Ruins of the city still exist near Yenicekent town in the Buldan district of Denizli Province, Turkey. The ruins mostly date from the Roman and Byzantine periods and include a theater, baths, city walls, and a necropolis. An ancient church, dating back 1,500 years, has been unearthed in 2013.

Site Information

Country: Turkey

District: Denizli Province

Site History: First Millennium BC

Oldest Culture: Ancient Greek

Later Cultures: Hellenistic + Roman + Byzantine

Site Features: Roman & Byzantine Monuments

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