- 2019-03-06 10:03 AM
Alanya City and its citadel
One of the most beautiful cities of Turkey. It is located to the east of Antalya and is 120 km away. It has a beautiful Mediterranean location, where the mountains embrace the golden sands of the seaside and bordered by the Taurus Mountains. Alanya is one of the most beautiful tourist cities and features its wonderful beaches and important landmarks that attract thousands of tourists Every year, as well as the Turkish population, there are at least 100, 000 Europeans.
Alanya Castle is one of the most beautiful castles in the world not only because of its construction but also because it is built on a rocky peninsula extending in the sea and at an altitude of 250 m. The castle of Alanya was built in the Middle Ages and dates back to the 13th century A.D.. The citadel was built on the ruins of an ancient Byzantine fortress by the Seljuks. Defensive in the Ottoman era. It is one of the most important in the world. The Citadel is home to 140 towers, the Red Tower and 400 wells to serve the citadel. Today, the castle is used as an open-air museum and visitors to Alanya enjoy visiting the Citadel, offering beautiful views of the sea and the mountain and a tour around Date