Sanliurfa Tourism

Şanlıurfa , pronounced [ʃanˈlɯuɾfa], often simply known as Urfa or Al-Ruha (Kurdish: Riha, Arabic: الرها ar-Ruhā, Syriac: ܐܘܪܗ Urhoy), in ancient times Edessa (Έδεσσα in Greek), is a city with 561,465 inhabitants in south-eastern Turkey, and the capital of Şanlıurfa Province. It is a city with a primarily Arabic and Kurdish population. Urfa is situated on a plain about eighty kilometres east of the Euphrates River. Urfa's climate features extremely hot, dry summers and cool, moist winters.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Sanliurfa in Turkey. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Sanliurfa like a local. A gripping city on its own right, Diyarbakir also deserves a visit. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Diyarbakir for its bountiful attractions like Gaziantep Zeugma Mosaic Museum, Gaziantep Castle, Gaziantep Zoo on your trip to Sanliurfa. To reach Sanliurfa, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Diyarbakir Airport. A vacation to Sanliurfa can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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

Sanliurfa Trip Planner

Plan your customized day by day trip plan for Sanliurfa. Choose from various experinces categories as adventure, romantic and family and kids friendly for your trip using using Sanliurfa trip planner.