St. Nicholas Church

Date of Submission: 25/02/2000
Criteria: (iii)(iv)
Category: Cultural
Submitted by:
Ministry of Culture
Coordinates: 29°58' N - 36°7.5' E St.Nicholas is located in Demre on the Ka,-Finike highway 25 kms away from Finike.
Ref.: 1399

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St.Nicholas church is in ancient Myria a large city in the Lykian Group developed tr em end o usly in the 2 nd century AD. The church is made for the Bishop of this Mediterranean city duing the 4 th century AD.