Bayburt Tourism

Bayburt is a city in northeast Turkey lying on the Çoruh River and is the provincial capital of Bayburt Province. Bayburt was once an important center on the ancient Silk Road. It was visited by Marco Polo and Evliya Celebi. Remains of its medieval castle still exist. There are several historical mosques, Turkish baths, and tombs in the city. There are also ancient historical sites such as the Çatalçeşme Underground Complex and natural wonders like the Sirakayalar Waterfall in the other parts of the province.


Bayburt in Turkey awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Bayburt. After your splendid visit to Bayburt, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Trabzon. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Trabzon for its bountiful attractions like Sumela Monastery , Boztepe, Ataturk's Villa on your trip to Bayburt. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

  • How safe is Bayburt for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Bayburt.

    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 100 (Very High)
    • Safety Index 91.18 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

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