Best Things To Do in Trabzon, Turkey

Whether you're visiting Trabzon for a few days or are a localite, Trabzon is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Trabzon. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Trabzon. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Trabzon. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Trabzon keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Trabzon listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Trabzon which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Trabzon will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Trabzon recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Trabzon

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Trabzon that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 58 Things To Do in Trabzon
    - Used in 1473 itineraries
    Sumela Monastery

    Tags: Historical Site, Monastery

    Address: AltindereVadisi, 61750 Macka/Trabzon, Turkey

    Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    This is a Greek Orthodox Monastery that is situated on top of the Mela Mountain. It is dedicated to Virgin Mary. It is also a part of the Altindere National Park and thus a place of historic and cultu...Read more

  2. #2 of 58 Things To Do in Trabzon
    - Used in 1280 itineraries

    Tags: Hill, Fountain

    Address: Boztepe, Turkey

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Also known as Mt. Minthrion, Boztepe is a hill near the city from where you get a fantastic view of the sunset. The Degirmendere Valley lies on the west of this hill and the hill is majorly covered by...Read more

  3. #3 of 58 Things To Do in Trabzon
    - Used in 952 itineraries
    Ataturk's Villa

    Tags: Landmark

    Address: Soguksu Cad. Trabzon Merkez, Trabzon,Turkey

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

    This is a villa that was built for the most important man of the city. Ataturk is said to be the famous for getting Turks a number of freedoms and rights. It is a 3 storey house with fabulous interior...Read more

  4. #4 of 58 Things To Do in Trabzon
    - Used in 1344 itineraries
    Trabzon Museum

    Tags: Museum, Educational Site

    Address: Gazipasa, 61030 Trabzon Merkez/Trabzon, Turkey

    Timings: 09:15 am - 05:45 pm Details

    Also known as the Kostaki Mansion, it is a typical house museum that mainly conserves archeological and ethnographic exhibits. This place was used as the Turkish headquarters during the war. Before th...Read more

  5. #5 of 58 Things To Do in Trabzon
    - Used in 1188 itineraries
    Forum Trabzon

    Tags: Landmark, Mall, Shopping Center

    Address: Degirmendere Mah., Devlet Sahilyolu Cad. No:101, Sanayi/Trabzon, Turkey

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

    This is a very big shopping mall with a number of shops and a couple of restaurants too. There are not as many shops as you would expect though and the prices are on the higher side. Nonetheless, the ...Read more

  6. #6 of 58 Things To Do in Trabzon
    - Used in 1304 itineraries
    St. Anne's Church

    Tags: Church, Historical Site

    Address: Kahramanmaras Cad. Trabzon Merkez, TrabzonMerkez, Trabzon, Turkey

    This is one of the oldest churches in the city built probably around the 6th and 7th centuries. An inscription here states that St. Anne was restored here during the joint reigns of Basil I, Leo VI an...Read more

  7. #7 of 58 Things To Do in Trabzon
    - Used in 1391 itineraries
    Altindere Vadisi National Park

    Tags: National Park, Nature

    Address: Merkez Altindere, Macka, Trabzon, Turkey

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is the most popular park in the Black Sea Region which lies on the western part of Trobzon. Besides the rich range of flora and fauna, the Sumela Monastery is an important attraction that is a pa...Read more

  8. #8 of 58 Things To Do in Trabzon
    - Used in 911 itineraries
    Castle Of Trabzon

    Tags: Castle, Historical Site, Fort

    Address: Ortahisar Mh., 61030 Trabzon, Turkey

    Timings: 10:00 am - 02:00 pm Details

    This castle is situated in the Northwest of Turkey and dates back to the Byzantine Era when it was built with stone. The 3 parts of this fort are Upper level known as Yukari Hisar The Middle Level kn...Read more

  9. #9 of 58 Things To Do in Trabzon
    - Used in 1016 itineraries
    Gulbahar Hatun Tomb And Mosque

    Tags: Mosque, Architecture , Tomb

    Address: Gulbaharhatun Mh., 61040 Trabzon, Turkey

    This is a typical mosque and also the tomb of Gulbahar Hatun who was the wife of Bayezid II and the mother of Sultan Selim I. It is a beautifully decorated mosque and the highlight is the big carpet. ...Read more

  10. #10 of 58 Things To Do in Trabzon
    - Used in 1249 itineraries
    Meydan Hamami

    Tags: Spa

    Address: McDonalds Karsısı, Kahramanmaraş Cad. No:3, 61030 Trabzon, Turkey

    Timings: 06:00 am - 11:30 pm Details

    This is a spa and wellness centre with a nice sauna bath facility. The place is very clean and well decorated and the staff is very friendly too. The masseurs are professionals and have good hands. Ev...Read more

  11. #11 of 58 Things To Do in Trabzon
    - Used in 1287 itineraries
    Kaymakli Monastery

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Monastery

    Address: Kaymakli Mh. 61100 Trabzon, Turkey

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is a ruined Armenian- Apostolic monastery near the city and the Boztepe hill. It was built in the 15th century and original included a church, a bell tower and a chapel. This church is built on t...Read more

  12. #12 of 58 Things To Do in Trabzon
    - Used in 619 itineraries
    Uzungol Lake

    Tags: Lake, Nature

    Address: Trobzon, Turkey

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Uzungol (meaning “Long Lake” in English) is the 2nd most popular excursion out of Trabzon after Sumela. It is also the name of the village on the Lake’s coast. This was formed by a l...Read more

  13. #13 of 58 Things To Do in Trabzon
    - Used in 1082 itineraries
    Sekiz Direkli

    Tags: Spa

    Address: 8 Direkli Hamami Sokak 1, Trobzan, Turkey

    Timings: 08:00 am - 11:00 pm Details

    This is the best Hamami (spa and wellness centre) in the city. It has a perfect Turkish interior with an old world charm. The staff is friendly yet professional. An experience here is very energizing ...Read more

  14. #14 of 58 Things To Do in Trabzon
    - Used in 869 itineraries
    Kustul Monastery

    Tags: Historical Site, Monastery

    Address: EsirogluBeldesi, Simsirli, Macka, Trabzon, Turkey

    This monastery is located near the Simsirli Village, south east of Trabzon. It was built by Greek monks in the 8th century BC and was later restored in 1906 after a fire ravaged it in 1904. The Greek ...Read more

  15. #15 of 58 Things To Do in Trabzon
    - Used in 659 itineraries
    Akcakale Castle

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Castle, Historical Site

    Address: Akcakale Castle, Trabzon, Turkey

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Akcaabat is a beautiful peninsular area known for the tribes that live there and their unique dance form. As you go further, you find the ruins of a 13th century Byzantine castle also known as the Akc...Read more

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  • what are kids ( 8 and 6 years) activities in or near Trabzon in winter (end of Feb)

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    • Hi,

      Here is a list of some things to do in Trabzon with kids:

      • Trabzon Ataturk Kosku - a 19th-century mansion
      • Forum Trabzon - this place has a kids club 3
      • Boztepe
      • Zagnos Vadisi - a park with a lot of things to do for kids
      • Cal MagarasI - a cave with natural spring water

      Check the complete list of things to do in Trabzon 

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