ALACAHAN
Three storied Alaca Han is located in Bakırcılar Neighbourhood. Its construction date is unknown; however, the inn and the nearby bath, Alaca Hamam and Alaca Han are both dated back to the 18th century in historic records. Rectangular planned inn displays a fine quality of stonework. It was covered with gutter tiles. All sides of the inn are buildings. The main entrance gate is in the middle of the western side. Its courtyard by a portico is surrounded by rooms.
THE FORTRESS OF TRABZON
Most of the ramparts that are among the city’s oldest structures are still standing today. The oldest ones of these date back to the Roman Period, 4th century BC.
ABOUT SÜRMENE
As the mountains which run parallel along the coastline of The Black Sea, go to the east they become vertical to the sea. The level areas that make settlement possible on the coast are very rare. Because of the heavy rain, the mountains are covered by forests and thick floras. The brooks, which are formed in the valleys, create natural passageway to the inland from the shore.
LİMONSUYU PLATEAU
A PAVILION WHERE ATATURK GAVE AWAY HIS ASSETS TO THE NATION
Constructed as a summer residence by Konstantin Kabayanidis in the early 19th century, the pavilion lies on the ridge of Soğuksu which overlooks Trabzon. The building reflects the influence of European and West Renaissance Architecture, and large and splendid European symbols were used for decorative purposes. Stonework was used on the exterior side and interior part is made of bricks; however, stairs are wooden, and have ban isters.
İSKENDERPASHA MOSQUE
Inscription over the entrance gate of the mosque dates back to 1529 (936 in Islamic Calendar).
THE PLATEAU OF MARTYRS: SULTAN MURAD
Sultan Murad Plateau located on the route of Trabzon-Caykara-Atakoy, has an height of 2200 m. “Yayla Ortasi Festival” is held every year on August 20. Also “Martyrs’ Memorial Day” is organized every year on June 23 for the martyrs of the war with Russians. Murad IV performed Friday prayer in this plateau on the way back home from Iranian expedition dated 1653. He had stayed here for a few days.
Other Topics
ABOUT BEŞİKDÜZÜ
ABOUT ÇAYKARA
THE LAKE THAT WAS WITNESSED AS IT WAS FORMED: SERA
YENİCUMA MOSQUE
KADIRALAK PLATEAU
A LONG AND GREEN LAKE IN THE BLACK SEA’S ALPES: UZUNGOL
ABOUT ARSİN
SANTA MARIA CHURCH
GULBAHARHATUN MOSQUE AND MAUSOLEUM
ZAĞNOS BASTION
YAVUZ SULTAN SELIM
THE MYSTERY OF DETAILS: HAGIA SOPHIA
THE PLACE WHERE PHILOSOPHY LIVES: FAROZ FISHING PORT
ABOUT YOMRA
HIDIRNEBİ PLATEAU
ABOUT MAÇKA
HARMANTEPE PLATEAU
SİSDAĞI PLATEAU
ABOUT AKÇAABAT
THE PLATEAU OF SPIRIT: HACKA NOMAD CAMPING SITE
ABOUT KÖPRÜBAŞI
THE MUSEUM OF TRABZON
A BREATH OF LIFE WITHIN THE SPRUCE FORESTS: KAYABASI PLATEAU
AHİ EVREN DEDE MOSQUE AND MAUSOLEUM
THE PLACE WHERE SMALL SAILING BOATS WERE BORN: CAMBURNU
ÇAKIRGÖL PLATEAU
İPEKYOLU MUSEUM
THE SYMBOL OF CLEANLINESS CULTURE IN TRABZON: PASHA BATH
VAZELON MONASTERY
SUMELA MONASTERY
THE LIVING CORE OF TRABZON: ORTAHISAR NEIGHBORHOOD
ABOUT DERNEKPAZARI
ZAĞNOS PASHA BRIDGE
CEVDET SUNAY MUSEUM HOUSE
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