Southeastern Turkey becoming hot spot for culture tourism

Turkey's southeastern provinces continue to attract nearby and foreign vacationers with their rich, millennia-old history. With their historic towns, ancient mosques, bridges, castles and change centers, Diyarbak˝r and Mardin are commonplace locations for vacationers who wish to revel in the cities wherein multiple civilizations have been born and prospered for thousands of years. Mardin and Diyarbak˝r no longer simplest shine with their historic price but also with their wealthy cuisines, stated Doan Şan, a board member of the association of Turkish tour companies, in an interview with Anadolu organization (AA).

"The homes in Sur, positioned in Diyarbak˝r's town center, with its ancient richness are constantly the center of attention," Şan said. "since the locations to visit in Sur are near every different, visitors can go to all ancient points with out using a car." Şan confused that Diyarbak˝r has an crucial place in phrases of religion tourism, adding that excursions are organized to Ziyaret Hill all through summertime. Bilal Sezgin said he visits the city each 12 months, coming across a specific location on every occasion. "Diyarbak˝r is one of the cradles of civilization that is complete of history. even though the temperature turned into 50 ranges Celsius [122 degrees Fahrenheit], we selected to come back right here," Sezgin said. "it's miles really worth coming here for its history and nature in addition to the best of the people and their hospitality."