Assos Ancient City

Assos Ancient City

Assos, 87 km. It is an ancient port city located in the Behramkale Village of Ayvacik District. The ancient city with two entrances, east and west, consists of the building communities on the terraces extending to the south.

Most of the city walls are still standing. The Temple of Athena in the Acropolis is one of the oldest Doric temples of Anatolia, built in the Archaic Age. From here, the Agora (bazaar), the Gymnasium, the theater, the bouleuterion (city council building) and the necropolis (ancient cemetery) are listed.

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