Turkey – Southeast Anatolia (Diyarbakir, Gaziantep, Mardin, Batman, Urfa)

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What to do here
 
 World Heritage Sites
  • Diyarbakir Fortress and Hevsel Gardens Cultural Landscape
  • Göbekli Tepe
  • Nemrut Dağ
 Tentative WHS
  • Archeological Site of Zeugma (13/04/2012)
  • Harran and Sanliurfa (25/02/2000)
  • Ismail Fakirullah Tomb and its Light Refraction Mechanism (13/04/2015)
  • Mardin Cultural Landscape (25/02/2000)
  • The Malabadi Bridge (13/04/2016)
  • The Tombstones of Ahlat the Urartian and Ottoman citadel (25/02/2000)
  • The Underground Water Structures in Gaziantep; Livas and Kastels
  • Yesemek Quarry and Sculpture Workshop (13/04/2012)
  • Zeynel Abidin Mosque Complex and Mor Yakup (Saint Jacob) Church (15/04/2014)
 Sights (Temporarily Reinstated)
  • Göbekli Tepe
 Borders
  • Iraq (Kurdistan)-Turkey
  • Syria-Turkey
 XL
  • Ceylanpinar/Ras al Ayn
 Cities of Asia and Oceania
  • Adıyaman
  • Batman
  • Diyarbakir
  • Gaziantep
  • Sanliurfa
 Villages and Small Towns
  • Hasankeyf
  • Midyat
 World Cities and Popular Towns
  • Diyarbakir
  • Gaziantep
  • Şanlıurfa
 Airports
  • Adiyaman (ADF)
  • Batman (BAL)
  • Diyarbakir (DIY)
  • Gaziantep (GZT)
  • Mardin (MQM)
  • Muş (MSR)
  • Sanliurfa (GNY)
  • Şırnak (NKT)
 Railway, Metro, Funiculars, Cable Cars
  • Turkey Intercity Railway Experience
 Museums
  • Adiyaman Museum
  • Gaziantep: Zeugma Mosaic Museum
  • Mardin: Mardin Museum
  • Sanliurfa: Sanliurfa Archaeology and Mosaic Museum
  • Sanliurfa: Urfa City Museum
 House Museums/Plantations
  • Diyarbakir: Cahit Sıtkı Tarancı Museum
 Castles, Palaces, Forts
  • Diyarbakir: Diyarbakir Fortress
  • Gaziantep: Gaziantep Castle
  • Şanlıurfa: Şanlıurfa Castle
 Religious Temples
  • Diyarbakir: Diyarbakir Great Mosque
  • Gaziantep: Omeriye Mosque
  • Midiyat: Mor Gabriel Monastery
 Experiences
  • Dervish whirling
  • Experience Belly dance
  • Haggle at the bazaar
  • Hammam
  • Hıdırellez
  • Play/hear saz
  • Republic Day
  • Taste Börek
 Zoos
  • Gaziantep Zoo
 Planetariums
  • Gaziantep: Gaziantep Planetarium and Science Center
 Markets
  • Gaziantep: Coppersmith's Bazaar
  • Mardin Bazaars
  • Urfa bazaar
 Pedestrian Bridges
  • Diyarbakır: Ten-Eyed Bridge
  • Kahta: Cendere (Severan) bridge
A walk through many centuries at once
City Museum in Gaziantep
Glorious Urfa Balıklı Göl and old town