Counting 4,000 years of history, Troy is one of the most significant archaeological sites worldwide. Immortalized by Homer in the Iliad, this ancient city has inspired numerous artists over the centuries.
Today ruins of at least nine different settlements are accessible to visitors showcasing the early development of European civilization. Greek and Roman territories, Hellenistic burial mounds, monumental tumuli, Roman and Ottoman bridges, and numerous monuments of the Battle of Gallipoli are scattered in the surrounding landscape.
Explore Troy’s historical facts and myths with Clio Muse’s self-guided audio tours and virtual tour experiences.
For great weather, the finest months to visit Troya (the Ancient City of Troy) are April, May, June, October, and November as the weather is nice and the temperatures are not very high.
1. Explore the Ruins of Troy
2. Visit Troy Museum
3. Go to Southern Gallipoli Battlefields
4. Visit Kilitbahir Fortress
1. Relax on Gökçeada
2. Go to Çanakkale’s Waterfront Park
3. Explore the Dardanelles Coastline