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Zilkale

CastleHistoric Sites
Address: Firtina Valley, Camlihemsin 53780, Turkey

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  • nomadicbrowns
    nomadicbrowns
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    Well preserved!

    This is probably the most well preserved and explained castle ruins we've seen in Turkey. We enjoyed all the signs describing each area and room. Very well done!

    Reviewed on /Date(1596229936000+0800)/
  • totoloz
    totoloz
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    Must seen location

    Zil kale is the oldest historical places. Main attraction is the beautiful nature in Hemsin, but still you can understand how old history and culture northern people have from castle. I had been visit...

    Reviewed on /Date(1563645718000+0800)/
  • Alexandru_Ioan
    Alexandru_Ioan
    Casablanca, Morocco
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    Great location

    This is a beautiful little castle located in a very nice valley. For 5 Turkish lira you can get inside the castle and take some beautiful photos. The road up to the castle, and then up to the waterf...

    Reviewed on /Date(1559685652000+0800)/
  • lI0ve2h0liday
    lI0ve2h0liday
    Potters Bar, United Kingdom
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    Nice little castle in a beautiful valley

    Visited here as Sumela monastery wasn't open so we had a spare day. The castle itself isn't large but it is in a beautiful valley, all green in one direction and with snowy mountains behind the castle...

    Reviewed on /Date(1557283312000+0800)/
  • TurkReggie
    TurkReggie
    Ankara
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    Great little castle

    A must stop, simple and sweet. Definitely worth a tour, but those with little ones note the lack of guard rails and steep drops. Spectacular views of the valley and river below.

    Reviewed on /Date(1555991390000+0800)/

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