BOZBURUN

Bozburun is famous for ship workshops. Very popular wooden yachts have been made here. During walk on hills, it is possible to meet the remains of the ancient city of Larumna. Bozburun has become a central attraction, visited by tourists from all across the world.
Here were found the remains of 11th century ships that are exhibited in the museum of Bodrum. In the ancient city Bozukkale (Loryma) is a castle, which is a quadrangle with the city walls and 9 temples. Name Bozukkale means Crooked Castle and may be associated with the fact that one wall of the castle is destroyed. Due to its location and narrow entrance to the port, it is also used by the Greek forces during the Peloponnesian naval battle. Karor, the leader of the Athenians gathered all his ships here before kunidusskoy war in 395 BC. The port was used for the preparation of the attack on Rhodes in 305 BC.

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