nemrut dağı (turkey)

Colossal and enigmatic scultures scattered around a huge tumulus at the top of "Nemrut Dağı" (mount Nemrut, Turkey).­

This is believed to be the tomb of the 1st century BC Commagene king Antiochus I Epiphanes.­

For more information about this place, read en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Mount_­Nemrut.

For more information about the Commagene kingdom, read en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Kingdom_­of_­Commagene.

heads mount nemrut nemrut dagi nemrut dağı sculpture statue stone tumulus
02400 Adıyaman Province, Turkey

Photos of Turkey (the country).­