In ancient times, Fethiye was called Temessos, the ruins of which can be seen in and outside the modern city. It was founded in approximately the 5th Century BC.
Today, Fethiye is recognized for being one of the most beautiful cities in Turkey, and for possessing some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. It is known for its historic ruins, architecture, mountains, lagoon, crystal clear waters, hotels, earthquakes, tourism, and archaeology.
People Born in Fethiye
Fethiye in People's Lives
Ralph Fiennes: I traveled here in 2011 to film scenes of the movie Skyfall.