Modern Fethiye is located on the site of the Ancient Greek city of Telmessos,
with the Tomb of Amyntas located in the south side of the city in the
mountainside, in the base of the mountain. The impressive looking tomb
was built in 350 BC, and was named after the Greek inscription on the side of it which reads "Amyntou tou Ermagiou", which translated to English means "Amyntas, son of Hermagios".
The tomb was built by the Lycians,
the people who lived in this area of Turkey at the time. The Lycians
were never members of a specific country, but rather a tightly-knit
confederation of independent city-states, which included Telmessos.