It is one of the less known ancient sites of Turkey. It is as important as Ephesus because it was one of the religious centers of ancient era.
It was one of five ancient sites of Commagene Kingdom. This site was famous for water springs nearby the city. Romans reported that it was a beautiful land with water springs. Perre site was one of the sites that sent delegate to Nicea for Bible assembly in Byzantine period. It was a busy stop point for traders and travelers. Also the graves were built by carving the rocks.
It is located in the border of Adıyaman province. It is one of the worth visiting places in Turkey.