SANTA MARIA CHURCH
Located in the Kemerkaya Neighbourhood, the church was built for the foreign citizens around 1869 and 1874 upon the order of Sultan Abdülmecit. Since then, the church has still been used for worship by foreign citizens and visitors.
NEMLİZADE MANSION
The construction of this mansion was started by Nemlizade Hacı Ahmet Efendi in Gazi Paşa neighbourhood and completed in 1892.
HAPSİYAŞ BRIDGE
It differs architecturally from the other archedbridges in the Eastern Black Sea Region. The most important differences are its stone columns set on rocky surface, wooden body and tiled roof which give its originality. In old times, the buildings were substantially wooden. Hapsiyaş Bridge which is one of the most favourable works of art in the city, is also built that way.
KUŞTUL MONASTERY
Known as Peristera, this Monastery was built nearby the Şimşirli village in Maçka district in the middle of the 8th century. Only the base of the church has survived to the present.
THE LIVING CORE OF TRABZON: ORTAHISAR NEIGHBORHOOD
There are plenty of historical artifacts in a narrow area in Ortahisar neighborhood. The oldest one among these artifacts is Altinbasli Meryemana Church (Panaghia Khrysokephalos Virgin Church) dated 914. It was converted to a mosque and started to be known as Fatih or Ortahisar Mosque. Mehmet Sultan, the Conquerer has performed his first Friday prayer here. The residence opposite to this mosque is the house where Suleiman the Magnificent lived. The house serves as a museum today.
A BREATH OF LIFE WITHIN THE SPRUCE FORESTS: KAYABASI PLATEAU
Kayabasi Plateau has unique scenery surrounded by spruce and fir forests displaying a rich flora. Kara Abdal Festival is held every year on the second week of August in the plateau.
ZAĞNOS PASHA BRIDGE
Zağnospaşa Bridge links the Zindan Gate with the İmaret Gate. It has two arches, one on top of the other. Roman and Byzantine work manship is observed on piers of the bridge. Historic records mention about the existence of a wooden drawbridge on the site of this bridge. Researchers reveal that the bridge consists of 4 construction layers. It was also repaired again aſter the repair of Zağnos Pasha in the 15th century.
Other Topics
THE VALLEY THAT CARRIES ON THE NAME OF ZAGNOS PASHA
ZAĞNOS BASTION
A LONG AND GREEN LAKE IN THE BLACK SEA’S ALPES: UZUNGOL
ÇAKIRGÖL PLATEAU
A JOURNEY TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH: CAL CAVE
A PAVILION WHERE ATATURK GAVE AWAY HIS ASSETS TO THE NATION
İSKENDERPASHA MOSQUE
THE SYMBOL OF CLEANLINESS CULTURE IN TRABZON: PASHA BATH
DEĞİRMENDERE BRIDGE
THE MYSTERY OF DETAILS: HAGIA SOPHIA
SİSDAĞI PLATEAU
YENİCUMA MOSQUE
İPEKYOLU MUSEUM
CEVDET SUNAY MUSEUM HOUSE
GULBAHARHATUN MOSQUE AND MAUSOLEUM
THE FORTRESS OF TRABZON
ORTAHİSAR MOSQUE
YAVUZ SULTAN SELIM
HIDIRNEBİ PLATEAU
ÇARŞI MOSQUE
KADIRALAK PLATEAU
ERDOĞDU BEY MOSQUE
THE ARSENAL
SUMELA MONASTERY
VAZELON MONASTERY
HARMANTEPE PLATEAU
AHİ EVREN DEDE MOSQUE AND MAUSOLEUM
THE MUSEUM OF TRABZON
THE WORLD’S FIRST UNCOVERED MASJID WITH TWO MINARETS: KADIRGA PLATEAU
ALACAHAN
THE PLATEAU OF SPIRIT: HACKA NOMAD CAMPING SITE
THE MUSEUM OF TRABZONSPOR FC
LİMONSUYU PLATEAU
THE LAKE THAT WAS WITNESSED AS IT WAS FORMED: SERA
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