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This has to be the highlight of my recent trip to Turkey. 10tl (£2 odd) entry for entry to Kizil Kule (Red Tower), The Ship Yard and the Damlataş Mağarası.
The ground floor of the tower is almost like a museum, housing detailed models of...More
A nice walk around the various attractions and the walls. The views are stunning and the history is well written on display boards. Take a good pair of shoes and some water as there are steep steps and it's not good for those with walking...More
The building is considered to be the symbol of the city. The construction of the castle began in the early reign of the Anatolian Seljuq Sultan Alaaddin Kay Kubad after the contruction of shipyard and was completed in 1226.
After 2.5 years of teaching English in Turkey, exploring, learning Turkish and even marrying a Turk, I found my favorite place in Turkey: Alanya, Castle by the Sea. Swim in the clear Mediterranean at the foot of ancient castle walls. Walk on the castle walls...More