Laertes (Ancient Greek: Λαέρτης) was a town of ancient Cilicia. Some have supposed that the philosopher Diogenes Laërtius was from this town. Strabo called it a stronghold.
Its site is located near Cebelires, in Asiatic Turkey. Archaeologists have excavated the site; antiquities may be found at the Alanya Archaeological Museum.
Coordinates: 36°30′38″N 32°09′57″E / 36.51062°N 32.16573°E
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