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Heritage site with high importance

There are many aspects which increase the importance of this site. First of all this are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tamer H
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Bolu, Turkey
A fascinating walk through ancient history

Like walking back in time trying to imagine how an ancient people lived. The archaeological site... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
susan T
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Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are many aspects which increase the importance of this site. First of all this are exceptionally intact remains of the ancient Hittite civilisation; the real grandfathers of the Anatolian people. The burial sites with sun disk and deer figurine fragments give us clues about...More

Thank Tamer H
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Like walking back in time trying to imagine how an ancient people lived. The archaeological site and museum were well done; very informative. There was an archaeological dig in progress during our visit. Learned a lot about the Hittites. You can see the old tombs...More

Thank susan T
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

If you don't have much time to see everything in this area, you have to visit at least Hattuşaş and Alacahouk! Ancient megalits keeps their secrets, unexpected combination of symbols are surprising - feel myself like Robert Langdone by discovering it))) Highly recommended to visit👍

Thank MiyStambul
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Excellence of history for great Hittit culture. Very well furnished, well identified very very nice place to visit if you spare minimum an hour

Thank Hakan T
Reviewed 7 April 2016

We visited this site with a qualified and fluent English speaking guide. To have come here on our own would have been a travesty to the extent that it is easy to miss significant aspects of the ruins. I found it hard to account for...More

Thank Connoisseur-of-Life
Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

I visited the museum and village with my family. Research is being completed by Archeologists in the field. Museum is 2 levels which holds valuable items that give a insight into the history. Cafe serves fresh food and coffee. Fresh drinking water is also available...More

Thank Cihan V
Reviewed 10 June 2015

This is worth getting a taxi to from other sites, as it's a fascinating ruin, currently being improved to be more accessible. Immediately you are impressed by the two stone "sphynx" guardians at the gates, and then the surprisingly long tunnel under the ruins, and...More

2  Thank Jay P
Reviewed 17 October 2014

an other city of hattis'. you can visit the archeological sites then the small museum. the environment is lovely. the place is much more smaller compared to hattusas but it isworth to visit. you can follow the touristic road seperating from the ankara-corum highway. it...More

2  Thank utkukavruk
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