Physkos was an important port town of the Caria region. The ruins of Physkos can be seen from the Asar Hill located on the north of Marmaris. The exact time of the origin of the city is unknown, For the first time it apeares in sources in the VIth century BC.
Carian town. Physkos, Physcus, Fyskos, Fiskos, Fiskus