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. Xenophon who visited the city in the 4th century BC mentions about the ramparts in his book. The ramparts in Trabzon can be divided into three parts which are Yukarı Hisar (İçkale), Orta and Aşağı Hisar.
THE PLATEAU OF SPIRIT: HACKA NOMAD CAMPING SITE
Hackali Baba Tomb located in Duzkoy (Hacka Nomad Camping Site) having an elevation of 1784 m. has been attracting visitors. Hackali Hodja is also renowned as Kus Mustafa but his actual name is Mustafa Tarhan. He died in 1949. His followers built a mosque including the tomb. Kadirga Festival is held every year on the third Friday of July in addition to Karaabdal Festival held every year on August 14.
YAVUZ SULTAN SELIM
Selim I, the great Turkish sultan, served as the governor of Trabzon for 22 years between 1489 and 1511. He became the governor of the sanjak of Trabzon at the age of 19, and acted like a president rather than like a governor of a sanjak. He even formed an army from the people of Trabzon against possible attacks to the sanjak. In 1491, he had the walls of Trabzon repaired, increased the number of his soldiers, and gave importance to the equipment of the soldiers.
ABOUT DÜZKÖY
Our county had been a village with the name of “Haçka” before it became a county in 1944 and its name has been changed as “Düzköy” when it became a municipality in 1961.
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.
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ÇARŞI MOSQUE
ABOUT SÜRMENE
A BREATH OF LIFE WITHIN THE SPRUCE FORESTS: KAYABASI PLATEAU
THE MUSEUM OF TRABZON
NEMLİZADE MANSION
KADIRALAK PLATEAU
THE LIVING CORE OF TRABZON: ORTAHISAR NEIGHBORHOOD
ABOUT YOMRA
ZAĞNOS PASHA BRIDGE
ABOUT HAYRAT
CEVDET SUNAY MUSEUM HOUSE
SANTA MARIA CHURCH
HAPSİYAŞ BRIDGE
ABOUT KÖPRÜBAŞI
ORTAHİSAR MOSQUE
ABOUT ARAKLI
VAZELON MONASTERY
THE PLACE WHERE SMALL SAILING BOATS WERE BORN: CAMBURNU
A LONG AND GREEN LAKE IN THE BLACK SEA’S ALPES: UZUNGOL
ABOUT VAKFIKEBİR
THE LAKE THAT WAS WITNESSED AS IT WAS FORMED: SERA
İSKENDERPASHA MOSQUE
SUMELA MONASTERY
THE ARSENAL
ABOUT BEŞİKDÜZÜ
A JOURNEY TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH: CAL CAVE
ERDOĞDU BEY MOSQUE
AHİ EVREN DEDE MOSQUE AND MAUSOLEUM
THE HILL OFFERING THE CITY IN ITS HANDS: BOZTEPE
ABOUT ŞALPAZARI
HARMANTEPE PLATEAU
KUŞTUL MONASTERY
DEĞİRMENDERE BRIDGE
ALACAHAN
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