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Ancient port mentioned by ancient author(s)

Ancient port mentioned by modern author(s) only

Potential ancient harbour, from a nautical point of view

2062.1Achilleion, Achaeorum portus, port of the Acheans3 km beach between Besike Burnu, also called Paleo Kastro, 2 km South of Yeniköy, and a point 1.5 km North of the Kumburun port terminal

Nb Ancient name Modern name
2062 landing beach of the Greeks during the Trojan war location 3 km North of Yeniköy according to Kraft (2003)
2062.1 Achilleion, Achaeorum portus, port of the Acheans (also called Danaans or Argives and today: Mycenaeans) 3 km beach between Besike Burnu, also called Paleo Kastro, 2 km South of Yeniköy, and a point 1.5 km North of the Kumburun port terminal
2062.2 Tenedos, Tenedhos Bozcaada, on the island Bozcaada in front of Troy, Troie
2063 Achaiion Hantepe, near Geyikli
2064 Alexandria Troas,  Alexandreia Troas, Antigoneia de Troade Eski Stambul South of Dalyan, Dalayanköy
2065 Kolonai Besiktepe, near Tavakli
2066 Larisa, Ptolemais Limantepe, near Tuzla
2067 Hamaxitos, Harmatus, Harmatunte Gülpinar
2068 Chrysa Babakale, Cape Baba Burum, Göztepe
2069 Polymedium, Palamedium Hiyarlik Koyu, Asarlık
2070 Assos, Apollonia Behram Kale
2071 Gargara near Arikli
2072 Antandros and Aspaneus near Altinoluk
2073 Astira, Astyria? Güre, near Kilisetepe
2074 Chryse ? Magara Tepe, near Akcay
2075 Miletos near Çoruk
2076 Adramyttium, Adramytte Ören near Burhaniye
2077 Kisthene, Cisthène, Passandra Gömeç
2077.1 Koryphas behind Cicek Adasi island
2078 Herakleia, Elateia? Ayvalik
2079 Pordoselene, Nasos Alibey, on the isle of Cunda Adasi
2080 port of Attea? Ersin Beyhan, near Altinova
2081 Malene, Melene Bahçeli
2082 Atarneus Kale Tepe, near Dikili
2083 Cana, Kanai, Kane Prom. Karadag, near Bademli, island now connected to mainland
2084 Arginusa insulae, îles Arginuses Isles of Kalem, Garip, near Bademli (the third island being Karadag, now connected to mainland near Kane)
2084.1 Roman villa on Mardalic Adasi
2085 Aternaeus sub Pitanem near Denizköy
2086 Pitane, main west port Chandarli West
2087 Pitane, possible east port Chandarli East
2088 Elea, Elaia, Elée, port of Pergamum Kazikbaglar
2089 Grynia, Gryneion disappeared city near Yenisakran
2090 Achaion Limen, port of the Acheans Çaltilidere
2091 Myrina, Myrine, Maritime port North of Aliaga
2091.1 Myrina, Myrine, river port on R Piticos North of Aliaga, on R Güzelhisa
2092 Kyme, Cyme, Syme Nemrut Limani South of Aliaga
2093 Ascanius Portus, Ascanian port, Karteris, Carterias? Kyllene? Yenifoça
2094 Phokaia, Phocée, Focae Eskiföça, Foça near Izmir
2095 Leukai, Leucae, Leuce, Leucès island Kus Cenneti now connected to the continent
2096 Palaia Smyrna, Naulochon Bayrakli, Izmir
2097 Smyrna, Eurydikeia, with ancient lighthouse Izmir
2098 Klazomenai, Clazomenae, Clazomènes, Polichne Liman Tepe, near Urla
2099 Klazomenai, Clazomenae, Clazomènes Karantina island, near Urla
2100 Hypokremnos Gülbahçe
2101 Polichna Balikliova?
2102 Kybeleia Badembükü? near Parlak
2103 Helos near Küçükbahçe
2104 Phoenicous, Phaenikunte, port of the Phenicians Egri Liman?
2105 Pteleon near Karareis
2106 Erythrai, Erythras, Erythrès in front of Chios
2106.1 Dalyanköy
2107 Boutheia near Çeşme
2108 Cissous, Cissus near the cape
2109 Embaton Alaçati, inside Agrilar Limani
2110 Corycos, Korikos, Corycus, Erythras? Nergiz Koyu near Cape Koraka Burum
2111 Kasystes, Casystès Kirkdilim Koyu near Cape Koraka Burum
2111.1 Gökkovar Limani, Kokar
2112 Aerae Airai near Demirci
2113 Portus Gerrhaisticus, Gerraeidae, Cherraedae, Gerai, Gereste, Agra bay of Sigacik
2114 Teos Teos Limani
2115 Myonnesos, Myonèse insula near Cape Doganbey Burum
2116 Macris, Makris at Cape Doganbey Burum
2117 Aspis insula, Arkonnesos, Ethalia? Doganbey Adasi island
2118 Lebedos, Ptolemais Urkmez
2119 Dioshieron Özdere
2120 Notion, Notium, port of Colophon and of Klaros Ahmetbeyli
2121 Port Panorme Yoncaköy
2122 Archaic port, North of Artemision, Helibaton, Apasa? Ayasoluk hill, near Selcuk
2122.1 Greek port at Koressos North side of Panayirdag hill, near Selcuk
2122.2 Hellenistic port of Ephesos, Arsinoe West side of Panayirdag hill, near Selcuk
2122.3 Roman port of Ephesus, Ephese, at the foot of the Peion, Cheileton hill West side of Panayirdag hill, near Selcuk
2122.4 Possible lighthouse on top of hill Canakgöl, near Selcuk
2122.5 Pamucak, near Selcuk
2123 Pygela, Phygella, Neapolis Kuşadası
2124 Marathesion Kuşadası South
2125 Anaia Kadikalesi
2126 Melle, Melia, port of Panionion and Herakleion? near Güzelçamli
2126.1 Mycale, Mykale Prom. Lohmann’s western fort “MYK 64”, Lesagha
2127 Glauke, Trogilion, Trogyllium Prom. Port Saint Nikolao, near Cape Doganbey
2128 Thebai near Karina
2129 Skolopoeis near Tuzburgazi
2130 Naulochos Atburgazi
2131 Priene, Priène Güllübahçe on the silted up outlet of R Méandre
2131.1 Maiandros Söke?
2131.2 Magnesia ad Maeandrum Tekin
2132 Myus, Myonte near Afsar
2133 Pyrra near Sarikemer
2134 Herakleia ad Latmos, Pleistarcheia Kapıkırı on Lake Bafa
2135 Ioniapolis Mersinet Iskelesi, near Pinarcik
2136 Miletos main port, Dokimos Harbour Milet, Lion Harbour
2136.1 Miletos archaic port Milet, Theater Harbour
2136.2 Miletos Milet, Athena Harbour
2136.3 Miletos commercial port Milet, Humei Tepe
2136.4 Miletos commercial port Milet, Eastern Harbour
2136.5 Miletos commercial port Milet, Kalabek Tepe
2136.6 Ladè, Lade, Lada insula now inland near Batiköy
2137 Panormum Milesiorum, Panormos, Panhormos, port of Didymes near Yeniköy 3 km NW of temple of Apollon
2138 Posideion, Posidio Prom. near Tekağaç Burnu
2139 Port of Didyme, archaic Branchidae Didyme
2140 Teichiussa, Teikhiousa bay of Kazikli
2141 Iassus, Iasos Kıyıkışlacık
2142 Passala navale Sakiz, Bodrum airport
2143 Bargylia, port of Mylase, Milas near Bogaziçi
2144 Karyanda on the isle of Caryande Isle of Salih Adasi
2144.1 Küyüçak
2145 Siralik
2146 Karyanda, Neapolis Türkbükü
2147 Panormo Caryandae near Küdür
2148 Ouranion near Yalikavak
2149 Myndus, Myndos, Neaoplis Gümüslük “Western Harbor”
2149.1 Myndus, Myndos, Neaoplis Gümüslük
2150 Palaia Myndos near Kadikalesi
2150.1 Kymnissa Akce Köy
2151 Strobilos Aspat
2152 Halicarnassus, port of Pedasa, Zephyrion, small military port? Bodrum, inside modern marina
2152.1 Halicarnassus, Portus Secretus? Bodrum, South of fort
2152.2 Halicarnassus, large commercial port? Bodrum, East of fort
2153 Amynanda Alakışla Yalısı, Alakisla
2154 Port of Pargasa, Bargasa Çökertme? near Gökbel
2155 Ceramus, Keramos Ören
2156 Hayitli
2157 Idyma inside the gulf of Gökova
2157.1 Ferek
2158 Kallipolis near Çamli
2159 Kedreai, Cedrae insula Isle of Sedir Adasi inside the gulf of Gökova
2160 Amnista Sögüt, near Karaca
2160.1 Okluk Koyu, inside Degirmen Bükü
2160.2 Ingilizi Limani, inside Degirmen Bükü
2161 Kapıcıkada Tepesi
2161.1 Büyük Cati
2162 Euthene, Euthane Akçalı Koyu?
2163 Knidos, military port Cnide West
2163.1 Knidos, commercial port with possible ancient lighthouse Cnide East
2164 Triopion Palamutbükü
2165 Palaia Knidos, Ancient Knidos Datça, Burgaz
2165.1 Palaia Knidos, Ancient Knidos Datça, Burgaz
2165.2 Palaia Knidos, Ancient Knidos Datça, Burgaz
2166 Emecik
2167 Bybassos, Bubassius Hisarönü, near Marmaris
2168 Aulai Orhaniye, in the bay of Keçi Bükü
2169 Hygassos near Turgutkale in the bay of Losta
2170 Hydas Selimiye
2171 Syme, Symi insula Simi Adasi, Sömbeki West of Loryma
2172 Tymnos, Thymnias near Bozburum
2173 Thyssanusa, Tisanusa near Sögütköy
2174 Kasara in front of Rabbit Island
2175 Larymna North of Bozukkale
2176 Loryma, Loryme Arsenal Bay, Bozukkale in front of Rhodes
2177 bay of Kressa, Cressa, Cresso Serçe Liman
2178 Gelos, Tlos SE of Kasara
2179 Elaeussa, Elaioussa, Sebaste Kizil Adasi island South of Taşlıca, nearest point of Rhodes island
2180 Phalaro creek sheltered by the isle of Arap Adasi?
2181 Gerbekse
2182 Posidio, port of Syrna Çiftlik Koyu?
2183 Samus, Samo, Amos Kumlubük
2184 Physkos, Physcus Marmaris
2184.1 Aksaz, in Karaagaç Limani
2185 Pyrnos near Aksaz, in Karaagaç Limani
2186 Rhopusa, Rhodoussa insula Isle of Yilancik Adasi
2187 Karpasyanda? Kiziltepe
2188 Kaunos, Caunus, at the outlet of R Calbis Dalyan on R Dalyan
2189 Pasanda, Passalis Sülüngür Gölü near Gökbel
2190 Cymaria, Kymaria? Kargıcak Koyu
2191 Panormum Cauniorum, Panormos Aşı Koyu?
2192 Pisilis, Panormos? Cubito? Sarigerme
2193 Pedalio Prom. Cape Kapıdağı
2194 Lydai, Clydis? Aga Limani
2195 Kapi Creek
2196 Hamam Bay, Cleopatra Bay Manastir where Cleopatra stopped twice
2197 Lissa Sarsala Koyu
2198 Telandros, Telandria insula Isle of Tersane Adasi
2199 Krya, Crya, Cryis Tasyaka
2200 Kallimache, Callimache, archaic Hyparna? Göçek
2201 Daedalis, Daedala Inlice
2202 Lagusa Isle of Kızıl Adasi
2203 Golfe de Glaucus gulf of Fethiye
2204 Telemessis, Telmesso, Telmissos, Thelmisse Fethiye
2205 Lebissos insula Isle of Gemiler Adasi, Ile Saint Nicolas, pirates’ stronghold attacked by Pompey in 67 BC
2205.1 Tersane bay on islet near Karacaören island
2206 Cissidibus, Cissidae Cold Water Bay, at the toe of Kayaköy village and the ghost town of Levisse, Livisi
2207 Ölüdeniz lagoon where Pompey anchored its fleet before the attack of the pirates of island Gemiler Adasi in 67 BC
2208 Perdikiai, Perdiciis, Artymnissos, Butterfly Valley, Kelebekler Vadisi
2209 Kalabantia, Calabantiis, port of Sidyma Balartlı plajı, near Karacaburnu
2210 Kidna, Pydnay Gavur Agli, near Karadere
2210.1 Letoon, on R Xantho, R Sibris, navigable Kumluova, on R Esin Cayi
2211 Xanthos, on R Xantho, R Sibris, navigable Kinik, on R Esin Cayi
2212 Patara, Arsinoe, port of Xanthe with ancient lighthouse Gelemiş
2213 Phoinike in front of Xenagorae insulae Kalkan in front of islands Kalkan Adasi
2214 Rhoge insula Isle of Ro Adasi, Kara Ada
2215 Megisti, Megiste insula Megisti, on the isle of Megisti Adasi, Meis, Kastellorizo
2216 Habesos, Antiphellus, port of Phellus Kas in front of the isle of Megisti
2217 Sebeda Limanagzi
2218 Port of Isinda Inönü Koyu? near famous Uluburun Mycenaean shipwreck
2219 Aperlis, Aperlai inside the bay
2219.1 Pölemos Bükü
2219.2  Dolichiste insula Tersane Koyu on the isle of Kekova Adasi
2220 Teimioussa, Tristomon Kale Köy, in Üçagiz Limani
2221 Somenis, Simena in front of the isle of Kekova Adasi
2222 Istlada Gökkaya near the isle of Kekova Adasi
2223 Andriace, Andriake, port of Myra Demre
2224 Ision, Isio turre Roman fort at Beymelek
2225 Phoinix Finike
2225.1 Lamyro, Limyra Yuvalilar, at the toe of the hill
2226 Gagis, Gagae, Palaion Teichos Mavikent
2227 Melanippion, Melanippe Korsan Koyu
2228 Chelidoniae insulae, iles Chelidoniennes, Chelidonian islands anchorage near one of the three islands in front of the Sacred Gelidonya promontory, with famous Mycenaean shipwreck
2229 Crambusa, Krambousa, Dyonisias Isle of Sulu Adasi
2230 Moron Hydor, Moro bay of Adrasan
2231 Siderous Limen, Posidarisunte Sazak Koyu
2232 Hadrianopolis, Olympus on R Phoenicunte Olimpos on R Cirali
2233 Coryco, Korykos Creek of Maden
2234 Phaselis, Phaselide near Tekirova
2235 Agva
2236 Idyros? Kemer
2237 Lyrnateia, Lyrnas, Lyrnessos, Lyrnante insula? Ile aux souris, Mice island, Siçan Adasi
2238 Tenedos and Olbia bridge Arapsu bridge, near the outlet of R Boga
2239 Attaleia, Adalia Antalya
2240 Mygdalis Antalya, near Genclik ?
2241 Masura Antalya, near Fener ?
2242 Magydos, port of Perge South of Antalya airport
2243 Rhixoupous, Rhouskopous, Rhuscopode near Lara Beach
2244 Perge, Pergé, Perga, near R Kestros, Cestro Aksu, near R Aksu
2245 Kynosarion, Cynosario near Belek
2246 Aspendos, on R Eurymedon Belkis on R Köprüçay, navigable
2247 Seleukeia, Seleucie de Pamphilie near Perakende
2248 Side, Sida and its ancient lighthouse? Selimiye
2249 Melas, Melane outlet of R Manavgat near Side, navigable
2250 Dianae templo ? near the outlet of R Manavgat
2251 Kibyra, Cibyra, Mikra Kara Burun
2252 Ptolemais near Türkler
2253 Augai, Arsinoe of Pamphylia near Elikezik
2254 Aunesis, port of Hamaxia near Elikezik
2255 Korakesion, Coracesium Alanya
2256 Laertes Cebelires
2257 Naulis, Nauloi? port of Laertes? near Mahmutlar
2258 Syedra near Kargicak
2259 Iotape Aydap İskelesi
2260 Sallune, Sellinus, Selinunte, Selinonte, Traianopolis, archaic Saranduwa? Gazipasa Limani
2261 Kaystros, Kestros Kilisebeleni, near Macar
2262 Nephelium, Nephelis? Güney Kalezi near Muzkent
2263 Crago, Antiochia ad Cragum, Antiochia Parva, Antiochette near Güneyköy
2264 Fort of Charadrûs, Charadros Yakacik Kaledran
2265 Platanunte, Mellisa Meleç near Demirören
2266 Anamorium, Anemurium Anamur
2267 Rygmanoi, Rhygmanis? Mamuriye, at oulet of R Orymagdos Mamure
2268 Nagidos Bozyasi
2269 Arsinoe of Cilicia, port of Setos, Syke Güneysu Koyu
2270 Dionysophanis Roman villa east of Tekmen
2271 Mandane Tekeli
2272 Mellaxia, Myous? Myanda? Soguksu Limani near Yenikas
2273 Calenderis, Celenderis Gilindere-Aydıncık
2273.1 Spurie island Yılanlı Ada
2274 Berenice de Cilicie near Sancakburnu: Kurtini Koyu ?
2275 Pisourgia, Pisurgiis Sipahili
2275.1 Besparmak Adasi
2276 R Craunos near Büyükeceli
2277 Kiphisos, Cephiso, Melane Yesilovacik
2278 Aphrodisias, Aphrodite’s port Tisan near Yesiloacik
2279 Pityusse, Pityoussa, Petrossa insula? Isle of Dana Adasi
2280 Palaia, Philaia Barbaros Koyu
2281 Portum Nesulium, Nesoulion, Asteria insula Agalimani behind Bogsak island
2282 Mylai near Tasucu
2283 Holmoi, Holmis, Hermia? Tasucu
2284 Seleucia ad Calycadnum, Seleucie de Kalykadnos, Tracheia, archaic Ura, Oura, Hyria, port of Olba? Silifke
2285 R Calydunum, Calycadunum and Cape Sarpedonio R Göksu the outlet of which has wandered much since antiquity, probably between Tasucu on the West side and Atakent on the East side
2286 Zephirion near Arkum
2287 Persente, Pseudokorasion? near Atakent
2288 Korasion, Pulchrum Coracesium, Kalon Korarkesion Yaprak Koyu
2289 Arima? Krine? near Narlikuyu
2290 Corycos, Korikos, Corycus Kızkalesi
2291 Elaeusa, Elaiussa Sebaste Ayas near Yemişkumu
2292 Akkale near Kumkuyu
2293 Lamos Roman fort at Limonlu
2294 Kalanthia, Calanthia Erdemli
2295 Soles, Soli, Soloi, Pompeiopolis Viransehir West of Mersin
2295.1 Anchialeia, Anchiale, archaic Elipru, Pitura, on R Efrenk Yumuktepe, on R Müftü, near Mersin
2296 Zephyrion, Hadrianopolis Mersin
2297 Aulai? near Mersin-Karaduvar
2298 outlet of Lake Rhegmi near Kulak
2299 Tarsos, port of Tarsus, Rhêgma lagoon, Antiochia ad Kydnum Tarsus
2300 R Saros R Ceyhan
2301 Adana, Antiochia ad Sarum on R Saros Adana
2302 Ionia near Tabur?
2303 Antiochia ad Pyrmum, Magarsa, Magarsos, Mallo, Mallos on R Pyramos near Cape Karatas, 3 names for one single place according to Arnaud
2304 Mallos, Antiochia ad Pyrmum not at Kiziltahta on R Ceyhan according to Arnaud
2305 Didymis islands isles of Karatas Adasi
2306 Serretillis, Serraipolis Sirintilimin Cintlik, near Bebeli at the outlet of R Ceyhan
2307 Aigaiai, Aigai, Aegeae, Aegées Ayas, near Yumutalik
2308 Halai, Alai, Alis near the Sugözü power station
2309 Amanicas portas, Portis Ciliciae, Katabolos, Moutloubake near the Tahsin LÖK terminal
2310 Issus, Isso, Nikopolis near Yeniyurt
2311 Fano near Dörtyol
2312 Baiae Payas
2313 Karayilan
2313.1 Kodrigai “Pillars of Jonas”, temple at Sariseki
2314 Alexandria ad Issum, Indicaia ad Issos, Indicaia Scabiosa Indicatte, Iskenderun
2315 Myriandos, Myriandros near Büyükdere South of Alexandrette
2316 Antioch of Pieria, Rhosos, Arosos Arsuz, near Ulucinar
2317 Burunlu
2318 Georgia, Georgiis near Kale
2319 Seleukeia, Seleucia Pieria, Séleucie de Piérie, Hydatos Potamoi port of Antioch of Daphne, basin on the coast at the outlet of the tunnel of Titus
2320 Seleukeia, Seleucia Pieria, Séleucie de Piérie, Hydatos Potamoi port of Antioch of Daphne, initial basin at the toe of the hill
2321 Ad Orontem Al-Mina, at the outlet of R Oronte
2322 Bytyllion near Meydan
2323 Nymphaion, Balaneion Tiberinon Samandagi Plaji