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Ankara Castle

Cankaya Merkez, Ankara, Turkey
+90 312 309 45 78
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OK view of a not so attractive skyline

ANother bucket list item you can go without, but have a cab drop you off on top and wander downhill... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017

I love it . you can enjoy you time there are nice place around the castle too , we spend very nice... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
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Cankaya Merkez, Ankara, Turkey
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

ANother bucket list item you can go without, but have a cab drop you off on top and wander downhill can be fun for what it's worth.

Thank Cineasta
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I love it . you can enjoy you time there are nice place around the castle too , we spend very nice time there .

Thank Layal4travel
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

This one of the places to visit in Anakara. One can go to the lovely fresh market in Ulus then take the taxi up to the castle. The area is surround by antique shops and place where you can buy the most beautiful scarfs and...More

Thank Sahar A
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

The site has much historical significants to central Anatolia. At the very steep peak of surrounding Ulus, is from where Ankara grew from a citadel to city. The Kale is an impressive structure of strong high stone walls, passageways, lookouts & a large round storage/arms...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is a great place to see old Ankara. A definite visit for memories of Ankara and Turkey. Follow the downward route through the narrow streets to the various gift shops. Do not miss lunch at the Divan Hotel, it has a great view of...More

Thank ac562017
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Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

The castle is ok. There are lots of people selling things along the way. It has nice views. There are some nice shops in the area. It gets really crowded on weekends and afternoons. If you want to see this and don't like crowds, try...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Offers a panaromic view, with historic and local arhtitecture it is loyal to it's history. Souvenirs and cafes, restaurants around the castle. Castle is little bit dangerous at top there are no safety fences so watch out while walking when other stargazee guests are walking...More

Thank Alper1234
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Ankara castle is the main and must visit place of Capital for sightseeing and cultural. It's history goes to 2nd century BC. Ankara castle is in the Ulus(one of the oldest center of Ankara and Turkey)and you can visit castle either by walking or car....More

Thank aglott
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Can see historical buildings, understand living in old town. Can find various hand made art shops and make shopping & spend time. Very close to museums.

Thank Oknp
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The vendors sort of spoil the experience but it was interesting and the view on a clear day is awesome.

Thank I1130CWrobertb
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11 August 2016|
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Response from NurayBFethiye | Reviewed this property |
You can go there anytime, no visiting hours but I would recommened to go there before it gets drak that you can see the view of all Ankara. No fee entrance. Sunset time is the best time. If you you earlier you can visit few... More
24 December 2014|
Response from Gingermegs55 | Reviewed this property |