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.
THE LAKE THAT WAS WITNESSED AS IT WAS FORMED: SERA
Lake Sera is one of the touristic values of Akcaabat. It is between Trabzon and Akcaabat, 10 km in distance to Trabzon, within Yıldızlı town's borders.
THE VALLEY THAT CARRIES ON THE NAME OF ZAGNOS PASHA
Located inbetween Zagnos Bridge and Kahramanmaras Street, Zagnos Valley is adjacent to the historical Zagnos Bastion. Zagnos Valley Urban Transformation Project is being executed here.
ERDOĞDU BEY MOSQUE
Built by Erdoğdu Bey, the governor of Trabzon in 1577, the mosque stands in the neighbourhood named as Erdoğdu Bey.
THE MYSTERY OF DETAILS: HAGIA SOPHIA
Trabzon Ayasofya Church which serves as a museum today was constructed in the time of Manuel Comnenos I (1238-1263), one of the kings of Trabzon Empire. The bell tower to the west of the church was dated back to 1427 by the British traveller and researcher G. Finlay. On the west of the church are the remains of a chapel with three apses which is supposed to have belonged to an earlier period.
THE LIVING CORE OF TRABZON: ORTAHISAR NEIGHBORHOOD
There are plenty of historical artifacts in a narrow area in Ortahisar neighborhood.
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.
Other Topics
İPEKYOLU MUSEUM
GULBAHARHATUN MOSQUE AND MAUSOLEUM
A JOURNEY TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH: CAL CAVE
İSKENDERPASHA MOSQUE
ZAĞNOS PASHA BRIDGE
YAVUZ SULTAN SELIM
ORTAHİSAR MOSQUE
SUMELA MONASTERY
LİMONSUYU PLATEAU
HARMANTEPE PLATEAU
AHİ EVREN DEDE MOSQUE AND MAUSOLEUM
THE SYMBOL OF CLEANLINESS CULTURE IN TRABZON: PASHA BATH
KUŞTUL MONASTERY
A LONG AND GREEN LAKE IN THE BLACK SEA’S ALPES: UZUNGOL
SANTA MARIA CHURCH
ÇAKIRGÖL PLATEAU
ÇARŞI MOSQUE
THE FORTRESS OF TRABZON
VAZELON MONASTERY
KADIRALAK PLATEAU
THE MUSEUM OF TRABZONSPOR FC
ZAĞNOS BASTION
A BREATH OF LIFE WITHIN THE SPRUCE FORESTS: KAYABASI PLATEAU
THE MUSEUM OF TRABZON
DEĞİRMENDERE BRIDGE
NEMLİZADE MANSION
ALACAHAN
SİSDAĞI PLATEAU
THE ARSENAL
HIDIRNEBİ PLATEAU
HAPSİYAŞ BRIDGE
CEVDET SUNAY MUSEUM HOUSE
THE WORLD’S FIRST UNCOVERED MASJID WITH TWO MINARETS: KADIRGA PLATEAU
THE PLATEAU OF SPIRIT: HACKA NOMAD CAMPING SITE
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