Dating back to Celtic period, Ankara castle or Ankara Citadel Hisar is one of the landmarks of the city. Several renovations by different empires have left a blended look on the Castle which reflects the style of Roman, Byzantine, Seljuk and Ottoman architecture.
The famous Museum of Anatolian Civilisations is located at the entrance of the Castle.
Hike to the top of the castle and enjoy the magnificent view off Ankara. The castle is now a home to number of Turkish houses, art galleries, restaurants and serves as a popular tourist hub.
Ankara Castle Or Citadel Travel Tips
- Lots of cafes, shops and restaurants are located within the castle.
Ankara Castle Or Citadel Hours
- Different art galleries and restaurants have variable timings.
How to Reach Ankara Castle Or Citadel
- Taxi and buses to Kale Mh
- Zenger Pasi Konagi
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75.02% of people who visit Ankara include Ankara Castle Or Citadel in their plan
10 AM - 11 AM
42.19% of people start their Ankara Castle Or Citadel visit around 10 AM - 11 AM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Ankara Castle Or Citadel
69.84% of people prefer walking in order to reach Ankara Castle Or Citadel