Outdoor Activities in Ankara

Outdoor activities in Ankara are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Ankara comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Ankara and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Ankara has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Ankara.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Ankara:

  1. #1 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Ankara
    - Used in 1140 itineraries
    Ataturk Mausoleum Or AnitKabir

    Tags: Museum, Park, Plaza, Tower

    Address: Ankara Province, Turkey

    Timings: 09:00 am - 12:00 pm Details

    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...Read more

  2. #2 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Ankara
    - Used in 1072 itineraries
    Museum Of Anatolian Civilizations

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, History Museum, Architecture

    Address: Gozcu Sokak / Scouts Street No 2, 06240 Ulus, Ankara, Turkey

    Timings: 08:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    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 art...Read more

  3. #3 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Ankara
    - Used in 1174 itineraries
    Ankara Castle Or Citadel

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Art Gallery, Museum

    Address: Kale Mh., 06240 Ankara, Turkey

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    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 ...Read more

  4. #4 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Ankara
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    Cengelhan Rahmi M Koc Museum

    Tags: Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: Gözcü Sokak, Ankara

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    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...Read more

  5. #5 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Ankara
    - Used in 922 itineraries
    Kocatepe Mosque

    Tags: Art And Culture, Mosque, Religious Site, Monument

    Address: Kultur Mh, 06420 Ankara, Turkey

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    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 architectu...Read more

  6. #6 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Ankara
    - Used in 1129 itineraries
    Hamamonu Restored Area

    Tags: Art And Culture, Estate, Restaurant, Leisure

    Address: Ankara, Turkey

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    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...Read more

  7. #7 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Ankara
    - Used in 591 itineraries
    Hattusha Or Bogazkale

    Tags: Art And Culture, Estate, Walking Area, Ancient Ruin

    Address: Hattusha, Corum Province, Turkey

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    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 vi...Read more

  8. #8 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Ankara
    - Used in 953 itineraries
    Atakule Tower

    Tags: View Point, Cafe, Restaurant, Observation Deck

    Address: Canakaya district, Central Ankara, Turkey

    Timings: 11:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    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 lo...Read more

  9. #9 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Ankara
    - Used in 1088 itineraries
    Ankamall Alisveris Merkezi

    Tags: Art And Culture, Entertainment, Leisure, Market

    Address: Gazi Mh., 06560 Ankara, Turkey

    Timings: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    This is the second largest mall in Turkey and the largest mall in Ankara, this shopping centre covering an area of about 1890,000 square feet. Restaurants, cafes and variety of shops make it a popular...Read more

  10. #10 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Ankara
    - Used in 740 itineraries
    War Of Independence And Republic Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, History Museum, Educational Site

    Address: Fevzi Pasa Mah. Cumhuriyet Bulv. No 1, Ankara, Turkey

    Timings: 09:00 am - 12:00 pm Details

    Also known as Kurtulus Savasi Muzesi, it is located in the former building of Turkish republican parliament. The museum is broadly divided into two sections. The War of Independence Museum has display...Read more

  11. #11 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Ankara
    Haci Bayram Mosque And Temple Of Augustus

    Tags: Art And Culture, Mosque, Religious Site, Architecture

    Address: Haci Bayram Mh, Veli Caddesi, Ankara, Turkey

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    This is considered as one of the most sacred Mosque in Ankara. The name of the Mosque is dedicated to a prominent Islamic saint Haci Bayram Camii. He was the founder of Bayramiye dervish order around ...Read more

  12. #12 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Ankara
    - Used in 682 itineraries
    Panora Alisveris Ve Yasam Merkezi

    Tags: Aquarium, Restaurant, Entertainment, Play

    Address: Oran Mah., Turan Gunes Bulv. No: 182, Dikmen/Ankara, Turkey

    Timings: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    A shopping complex with lots of shops and international brands; this mall is also a popular hang-out. There is a panorama terrace from where you can enjoy the view of the Ankara city. Aquarium, game c...Read more

  13. #13 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Ankara
    - Used in 821 itineraries
    Roman Baths

    Tags: Art And Culture, Estate, Ancient Ruin

    Address: Cankiri Cad. Diskapi, Ankara, Turkey

    Timings: 08:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Built in 3rd century AD, the ruins of Roman bath have a story to tell. Constructed in the time of Emperor Caracalla, these baths were dedicated to Asclepios- the god of medicine. Only the basement and...Read more

  14. #14 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Ankara
    - Used in 1 itinerary
    Anıtkabir Image
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    Address: Mebusevleri Mh., 06570 Çankaya/Ankara, Turkey

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    Praveen Ramavath

    Free entry.. Perhaps one of the very few interesting places in Ankara. You'll find all about Ataturk.. his pictures, life size wax statue and his grave. Must visit place!

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  15. #15 of 15 Outdoors Activities in Ankara
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    Tags: Shopping Center

    Address: Kızılay Mah., Atatürk Blv. No:96, 06420 Çankaya/Ankara, Turkey

    Timings: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm Details
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    Shariful Islam

    There shops of various brand....at the top floor there is coffee shops...ice cream and snacks are also available....smoking areas are also there in the top floor...

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