On a visit to Trabzon 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 Trabzon. These places are what Trabzon is all about. These must see places in Trabzon will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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AltindereVadisi, 61750 Macka/Trabzon, Turkey
09:00 am - 07:00 pm
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 cultural importance. It was founded in 836 AD during the rule of Theodosius I and has been renovated several times since then.
The main features of the chu...
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12:01 am - 12:00 am
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 the Kaymakli Quarter.
There are 4 holy fountains on the hill:
St. John the Sanctifier: This one is near the summit and is also the spot for a m...
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Soguksu Cad. Trabzon Merkez, Trabzon,Turkey
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
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 interiors with marble and a milk white exterior. The entrance is decorated with a lovely rose garden and the gardens inside are also equally beautiful. It is a good place to rest on a sunny afternoon.
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Gazipasa, 61030 Trabzon Merkez/Trabzon, Turkey
09:15 am - 05:45 pm
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 that it was built in the 20th century for a wealthy Greek banker named KostakiTeophylaktos and was later taken away from him as he went bankrupt.
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Degirmendere Mah., Devlet Sahilyolu Cad. No:101, Sanayi/Trabzon, Turkey
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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 people are very friendly and it is a very important landmark in the city. The Degermendere Valley in which it is situated is one of the most beautiful...
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Kahramanmaras Cad. Trabzon Merkez, TrabzonMerkez, Trabzon, Turkey
12:01 am - 12:00 am
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 and Alexander during the 9th century.
It is very sad to know that the church has been completely closed down now and the only remnant to be found is the...
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Merkez Altindere, Macka, Trabzon, Turkey
12:01 am - 12:00 am
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 part of this park.
The main species of flora are the Eastern Spruce Tree, Fir Trees, Scotch Pine, chestnut, oak, lime tree, willow, black pine, Caucasia...