Myra was an ancient Greek, then Roman Greek, then Byzantine Greek, then Ottoman Greek town in , which became the small Turkish town of Kale, renamed in 2005, in the present-day of .

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Church is an ancient East Roman basilica church in the ancient city of Myra, now a museum located in modern , , . is situated 1½ km south of Myra. Photo: Dosseman, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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is a town in . Known as Myra in ancient times, the most famous… Photo: Hispalois, Public domain.

, Demre is a village in the , , .Köşkerler is 3 kilometres from the town of Demre. is situated 2½ km northeast of Myra.

is a village in the , , . is situated 4½ km east of Myra.


36.2587° or 36° 15' 31.5" north
29.9852° or 29° 59' 6.9" east
34 metres (112 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Azerbaijani: Mira
  • Belarusian: Міра
  • Breton: Mira
  • Bulgarian: Мира (град)
  • Bulgarian: Мира
  • Catalan: Mira
  • Chinese: 米拉
  • Chinese: 米拉_
  • Croatian: Mira (Turska)
  • Croatian: Mira
  • Czech: Demre
  • Czech: Myra
  • Danish: Myra
  • Dutch: Demre
  • Dutch: Myra (plaats)
  • Dutch: Myra
  • Esperanto: Mira
  • French: Demre
  • French: Myra
  • French: Myre
  • German: Myra
  • Greek: Μύρα
  • Hebrew: מירה
  • Hungarian: Müra
  • Indonesian: Myra
  • Irish: Míora
  • Italian: Myra
  • Japanese: マイラ
  • Japanese: ミュラ
  • Japanese: ミラ
  • Javanese: Myra
  • Korean: 뮈라
  • Latin: Myra
  • Marathi: मायरा
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Myra i Lykia
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Myra i Tyrkia
  • Persian: میرا
  • Polish: Myra
  • Portuguese: Mira
  • Romanian: Myra
  • Russian: Мира
  • Russian: Миры Ликийские
  • Serbian: Мира
  • Serbo-Croatian: Mira
  • Serbo-Croatian: Myra
  • Slovenian: Mira, Likija
  • Slovenian: Mira
  • Spanish: Mira
  • Spanish: Myra
  • Swedish: Myra
  • Turkish: Demre
  • Turkish: Mira
  • Turkish: Myra
  • Ukrainian: Мира місто
  • Ukrainian: Мири Лікійські
  • Ukrainian: Міра
  • Ukrainian: Міра місто
  • Myra Antik Kenti

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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Data © OpenStreetMap contributors and available under the Open Database License. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Myra. See this page's contributions. Photo: Imehling, CC BY-SA 3.0.