A rough path with fantastic views of the site and the plains beyond leads west across the hillside to the completely ruined Hellenistic...
Arch of Domitian
The ruins of the Arch of Domitian, with its twin towers, are at the northern end, but just before them don't miss the surprisingly large...
Beyond the Arch of Domitian you come to the ruins of the Roman baths, then to the Appian Way of Hierapolis, an extraordinary necropolis...
Hierapolis · interesting places nearby
Hellenistic Theatre information
Hack across the hillside in a westerly direction from the Martyrium of St Philip the Apostle and eventually you'll come to a completely ruined Hellenistic theatre along unmarked goat tracks. Looking down you'll see the 2nd-century agora, one of the largest ever discovered. Marble porticoes with Ionic columns surrounded it on three sides, while a basilica closed off the fourth.