On a visit to Ankara you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Ankara. These places are what Ankara is all about. These must see places in Ankara will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Ankara Province, Turkey
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Located strategically on a prominent hill called as the Observation Hill in Ankara, the site was chosen because it could be seen from the entire city. Also known as AnitKabir, this is the mausoleum of Ataturk Kemal Pasha- the founder of the Turkish republic and the first president of Turkey. The architect for this structure was chosen from an inter...
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Gozcu Sokak / Scouts Street No 2, 06240 Ulus, Ankara, Turkey
Also known Anadolu Medeniyetleri Muzesi, this museum is located within the Ankara castle or Ankara citadel and holds a prominent position in the Museums of Turkey. The museum houses collection and artefacts from various prominent archaeological sites of Turkey.
The museum itself is housed in a 15th century market in Ankara Citadel. Collections dati...
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Kale Mh., 06240 Ankara, Turkey
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
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....
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Gözcü Sokak, Ankara
This is a museum dedicated to technology and is located in a historical inn called Cengelhan. The place was then used as a warehouse for Mohair and hence has a legacy behind it. Later it was rented to Turkish industrialist Rahmi M. Koc to serve as a museum.
The museum is spread over three floors:
Lower Floor: Carpet Gallery, Agricultural Machinery...
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Kultur Mh, 06420 Ankara, Turkey
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
This is an important mosque in Ankara which can hold 24,000 worshippers at one time. It has magnificent minarets standing 88 metres high and is constructed in neo-classical ottoman style of architecture. It has stunning marble interiors, tinted windows and resplendent artwork of its central dome enchants the visitors.
It is visible from the entire ...
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12:01 am - 12:00 am
A great place to take a stroll, observe the beautiful houses, shop and eat the traditional Turkish food- Hamamonu is an ancient area on Ankara. Serving as a popular tourist hub and hang-out, this is a calm and well-restored area and a break from Ankara’s crowd.
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Hattusha, Corum Province, Turkey
12:01 am - 12:00 am
This capital of the Hittite Empire presents its 2300 years old ruins that will fascinate the visitors and intrigue the history buffs. Located 200 kilometres away from Ankara, these ruins are a must visit on your trip to the city.
There are very few standing structure left but the layout that stands even today will enthral you. The Hitti...
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Canakaya district, Central Ankara, Turkey
Be here to get a panoramic view of Ankara. Atakule Tower is 125 meters in height and houses an open terrace which enables visitors to observe the city from top. There is also a revolving restaurant located in the tower which makes a 360 degree rotation in an hour. There is also a cafe within the tower.