THE CIDATEL OF ALANYA

The castle has a castle wall of 6.5 km length, 140 towers, about 400 cisterns, doors with inscriptions and as an open air museum reflects Seljuk art at its best, showing the fascination of Seljuk art. The castle was built by A. Keykubat, the Sultan of Seljuk. The ramparts start from Kızkule, extend down from Ehmedek,

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THE RED TOWER

It began to be built in 1227 and finished in one year, near Kızılkule (red tower) six years later after the Seljuk’s Sultan A.Keykubad controlled the city. The sea side of the dockyard with five arch parts has a lenght Read more…

SHIPYARD

Six years after the Seljuk Sultan Alaaddin Keykubat took over the city, construction began in 1227 near Kızılkule and was completed in one year. The five-arched shipyard has 56.5 meters of façade and 44 meters of depth. The location selected Read more…

THE GUN HOUSE

There’s a gun house next to the dockyard. It was built with the aim of defence on a rock ten meters above the sea level. It’s also known that cannons for battleships were made in the three-storey and rectangular building Read more…

Mint

They are the structures on Cilvarda Cape, which consists of steep cliffs with a length of 400 meters, at the tip of the peninsula. Although it is referred to as the “mint” among the people, it is not possible to Read more…