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Karatepe Aslantas Acik Hava Museum

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History and Nature

It is an ancient Hittite city from 8. Century B.C. It is very important site because o a bilingual... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
KorkmazPerk
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Antalya, Turkey
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Hittite city from 8th century BC

This place was a late Hittite city dating from the 8th century BC. It was a beautiful site in the... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2014
suekansas1
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Altoona, Kansas
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24 Sep 2018
“History and Nature”
3 Sep 2014
“Hittite city from 8th century BC”
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Karatepe was established as a border castle by Asativatas who introduce himself as archon of Adana plain in BC 8th century the Hittite age, against to the Northern Barbarian tribes. There is a caravan way on the west of the castle, Aslantaş Dam is...more
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Kizyusuflu Village | Kadirli, Osmaniye 80750, Turkey
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

It is an ancient Hittite city from 8. Century B.C. It is very important site because o a bilingual tablet which helped solved the Hittite writing. Monuments are in a good condition and even has a kind of museum. It is on the peninsula of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2014

This place was a late Hittite city dating from the 8th century BC. It was a beautiful site in the Taurus Mountains and on the bank of the Ceyhan River.

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank suekansas1
Reviewed 1 May 2014

Osmaniye ve Adana bölgesinde, tarih sahnesinde boy göstermiş çok sayıda önemli arkeolojik yerleşkelerden biri. Karatepe'yi diğerlerinden ayıran en önemli özellik ise geç Hitit döneminden kalma bir kale olması. ( Mö 800) Arkeoloji meraklısıysanız, Helen ve Roma şehirlerine Anadolumuz'da her adım başı rastlayabileceğinizi ama Hitit yerleşimlerinin...More

Date of experience: December 2013
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Reviewed 27 January 2013

If you are in Kadirli, Osmaniye or Adana and if you like archeology, this is a place you should see with well preserved Hittite ruins and statues, in a very nice nature with a lake and pine trees. But be carefull, it will be very...More

Date of experience: September 2012
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