Vacation in Ankara Turkey
The Ankara Province lies in the city center of Turkey the eastern edge of the great,high Anatolian Plateau,at an altitude of 850 meters.The province is a predominantly fertile wheat steppeland,with forested areas in the northeast.It is bordered by the provinces of Cankiri and Bolu(Turkey) to the north,Eskisehir(Turkey) to the west,Konya(Turkey) and Aksaray to the south and Kırıkkale and Kirsehir(Turkey) to the east.Ankara is one of the leading bussiness centers in Turkey with its natural beauties, geographical location, combined with Ankara hotels and accommodation in its historical places. Here is the list of the place to see in Ankara.The list will be so long because of the feature of Ankara Province.
Traveling Places of Ankara Turkey
Anitkabir (Atatürk Mausoleum): Located on an imposing hill in the Anittepe quarter of the Ankara stands the mausoleum of Government of Turkey's founder Mustafa Kemal Ataturk.Completed in 11 september 1953,it is an impressive fusion of ancient and modern architectural ideas and remains unsurpassed as an accomplishment of modern Turkish architecture. There is a museum housing a superior wax statue of Atatürk; writings, letters and items belonging to Atatürk,as well as an exhibition of photographs recording important moments in his life and in the establishment of the Republic.Anitkabir, is most important traveling place in Ankara(Turkey).You can add to your list of places to visit in Ankara Turkey.
Kizilay Square: It is one of the most famous squares of Ankara. Kizilay Square, is also located in Centrum of Ankara.Kizilay Square, most important center of the state bureaucracy and Bussiness.Is also found frequently in a place where the representatives of foreign missions in Turkey.Kızılay Square, Tandogan, Maltepe, Gazi Mustafa Kemal Boulevard, Ziya Gokalp Street, Medic, remains in the middle of the Nation and the Ministry of the region.At the same time there are many here in the business center and various agencies. Kızılay Square for a traveler is one of the world's crowded and living square. Here dozens of shopping centers, many entertainment venues, arts and cultural center, is one of the squares in the middle of a terrific cafes and bars.
Anatolia Civilization Museum: Anatolia Civilization Museum,it that opened in 1921.It has an important place in our day.It is close to the citadel entrance.An old bedesten(covered bazaar)has been beautifully restored and now houses a marvelous and unique collection of Paleolithic,Neolithic, Hittite,Phrygian,Urartian and Roman works and showpiece Lydian treasures. It will be one of the ideal visit point for those who want to take a city tour in Ankara.
Ataturk Forest: Farm Gift for Mustafa Kemal Ataturk and located over 52 thousand acres of land and the most modern agriculture of Turkey.It is probably the magnificent natural wonder place of Ankara which attracts domestic and foreign vistors.We recommend you to place it into your list of places to seeing in Ankara.
Temple of Augustus: The temple is in the Ulus quarter of the city. Itwas built by the Galatian King Pylamenes in 10 A.D. as a tribute to Augustus,and was reconstructed by the Romans on the ancient Ankara Acropolis in the 2nd century. It is important today for the “Monument Ancyranum” the sole surviving “Political Testament” of Augustus,detailing his achievements,inscribed on its walls in Latin and Greek. In the fifth century the temple was converted into a church by the Byzantines.You can add historical points of Ankara.
Roman Bath: Roman Bath ,One of the important historical places and it is located in the Ulus Province.It was built in 3rd century for god of medicine Asclepios.Today only the basement and first floors remain.We recommend you to add your cultural trip list when you want to visit Ankara Turkey.
Kocatepe Mosque: The building was started built in 1967 and opened for use in 1987. Kocatepe Mosque, is a recently constructed mosque of great size in classical Ottoman design with four minarets.The Kocatepe Mosque, other symbol of Ankara.We recommend you to place it into your list of places to see.
Haci Bayram Mosque: Haci Bayram Mosque,was built betwen 1427 and 1428 century in Seljuk style and was subsequently restored by Sinan in the 16th century, with Kutahya tiles being added in the 18th century.You should add Haci Bayram Mosque to your trip programme in Ankara(Turkey).
Ankara Republic Museum: Using as II. Parliement Building of Ankara and exhibits workshops of the first three present of Turkey. 50th Year Park The wonderful place of Ankara and known as terrace of Ankara. You can watch view of Ankara from here. Altinpark. One of the most important traveling place of Ankara. It is located at Aydinlikevler district and there is one lake in Altinpark.
Ankara Theatres: In Ankara State Theatre and the city's many theaters in conjunction with municipalities since the early days of the republic Ankara own theater, the Turkish culture is a city that offers a great contribution. From the early period of the Republic of Turkish culture and incentives for the formation of the state of the art a little life in numerous theater and arts center was established in Ankara Turkey. Activities carried out by the State Theatre and the municipalities with a large number of theaters in the city has its own theater. In addition, a number of theaters in Ankara repertoire has survived almost more than half of the history of Turkey. These include a central school in the area was like Ankara Arts Theatre.
Ankara Castle: The foundations of the Castle were laid by the Galations on a prominent lava outcrop,and completed by the Romans. The Byzantines and Seljuks made restorations and additions. The area around and inside the castel,being the oldest part of Ankara,contains many fine examples of traditional architecture. There are also lovely green areas in which to relax. It is well known that the Ankara Region was the cradle of wine in Hatti and Hittite times around 2000 B.C. Many restored traditional Turkish houses in the area of the citadel have found new life as restaurants,serving local and international dishes and wine.You can add historical points of Ankara.
Tunali Hilmi Street: One of the most important street of Ankara and located in Kavaklidere district.The places which is preferred for Ankara nightlife, usually consist from the bars and cafes which around the Tunali Hilmi Street.There are a lot of stores, cafes and restuarants in Tunali Hilmi Street.
Serafettin Mosque: State Picture and Sclupture Museum It is located at Ulus locality and was built in 1927. It changed to museum in 1980 , before it was a Local House.
7.Street: One of the moving place of Ankara and named sometimes 7.Street or Akcabat Street.It prefers to shopping by local people of Ankara.
Atakule: It is located in Chankaya and one of the symbol of Ankara Turkey.The height of tower is 125 metres and you can see view of Ankara Turkey.
Ahmet Hamdi Akseki Mosque: The eldest mosque of city and built of it started at 2008 and opened after 4 years. The other name is Diyanet Mosque.
Genclik Park: One of the place using for rest and entertainment in Ankara Turkey.There are a lot of restuarants ,cafes and lunapark inside Park.
Goksu Park: It is formed over Susuz lake and one of biggest park of Ankara. There are cafe, restuarant and lunapark inside park.
Mogan Park: One of the biggest park of Ankara. It is formed to 650.000 m2 area there are child area, sport area and walking area in Mogan Park.
Wonderlan Park: The biggest park of Europe and formed to 1 billion 300 thousand m2 area in Sincan.
Cengelhan Rahmi Koc Museum: Museum is one of the first industry museum of Ankara and located in Altindag.There exhibiting a lot of historical tool in museum.
Ankara Toy Museum: It gives a service in position of Ankara University and opened in 1990 , the first toy museum of Turkey. Liberation War Museum Other important museum of Ankara and located in Grand National Assembly of Turkey in Ulus.
Ulucanlar Prison Museum: It was built in 1925 and hosted political prisoners untill 2011 and changed to museum.
METU Museum: It was built in 2003 and exhibiting technologies of Anatolia until B.C 7000.
Ankara Etnography Museum: Other important museum of Ankara. There exhibiting different workshops of Seljuk period.
Pembe Mansion (Pink): It was flat of Ismet Inonu second Presedent of Turkey and used as museum in modern day.There exhibiting goods of Inonu family.
Akkopru(White Bridge): It is an important historical structure and was built in Alaattin Keykubat period 1222. It is located in Altindag district.
Aqua Vega Aquavarium: One of the biggest aquavarium of Ankara Turkey. Sea World Other aquavariu of Ankara and There are 4.000 different types of fish and located to 400m2 area. Blue Lake It is reacsion area that you can enjoy of nature. There is play area for children in picnic area.
Elmadag Ski Center: The most preferable place of Ankara people for skiing. There are a lot of plants and structure inside center. Ayash Thermals It is found in Ayash district and cure rheumatism, joint pain and sciatica.
Gordion Antique City: Other historical area for traveling in Ankara and 29 km far away from Polatli district.
Ankara is in a convenient location for transportation.It is possible to get by by airline, except road traffic.Buses are always available from Istanbul, Adana(Turkey), Izmir, Antalya(Turkey), Bursa(Turkey) and all Citys.You can use Ankara Esenboga airport and Etimesgut Airport for your Ankara airports transport.Dear our customers can contact at any time of the day to get the detailed information and more from Arsis VipTransport..!