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Balikligol

| Eyyubiye, Sanliurfa 63200, Turkey
+90 414 318 51 00
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A piece of history, tolerance, acceptance, celebration and harmony

Been in Sanliurfa multiple times for business visits. And have tried to wonder this historic city... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Umut O
via mobile
Great place

Historical place. If you are in Urfa, you have to see it. At night, it is greater for photos. You... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
CurlyHeadTravels
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Istanbul, Turkey
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (41 reviews)
“balikli gol” (13 reviews)
“beautiful place” (10 reviews)
LOCATION
| Eyyubiye, Sanliurfa 63200, Turkey
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+90 414 318 51 00
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"fish"
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"balikli gol"
in 13 reviews
"beautiful place"
in 10 reviews
"turkey"
in 10 reviews
"walk around"
in 5 reviews
"big park"
in 3 reviews
"cafes and restaurants"
in 2 reviews
"religious place"
in 2 reviews
"enjoy tea"
in 2 reviews
"running water"
in 2 reviews
"other attractions"
in 2 reviews
"lake"
in 27 reviews
"pool"
in 17 reviews
"prophet"
in 14 reviews
"abraham"
in 38 reviews
"woods"
in 6 reviews
"castle"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Been in Sanliurfa multiple times for business visits. And have tried to wonder this historic city with a great harmony of cultures mixed for over 6000 years... Balikligol is one of them. Reflects the celebration and harmony of cultures with a quite interesting and meaningful...More

Thank Umut O
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Historical place. If you are in Urfa, you have to see it. At night, it is greater for photos. You can feed fishes.

Thank CurlyHeadTravels
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

During my visit to Sanliurfa this was one of many sites I went to. According to Muslim belief the pool represents the fire on which Ibrahim was hurled onto by Nimrod and the sacred fish swimming in the pool represent the burning embers of the...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

I would say if you have a short time in Urfa this should be your priority to see. Entrance is free and you pay to enter the castle. You can buy bowls of fish food for 1TL to feed the holy fish. They also go...More

Thank Marion S
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

This historical religious place is located in the heart of the city in a nice park. It tells the story of Abraham. Nicely restauration of the bildings

Thank FRAN k
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

You can see where he was born. It is located right in the mosque of Halilurrahman. Women should cover their heads there

Thank Altan O
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Its a nice place in the center of Urfa, you can walk around and see the mosque, ibrahims cave and also the castle up top, it free of cost, if you are religious it might be one of the places to visit in Turkey.

Thank Kamran R
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We stayed 3 days in Sanliurfa and we spend great time! The center-Balikli Gol os very relax and beautiful area with a big park and terase!

Thank zoitanu
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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

verry nice place with some beautiful cafes at the holy fish creek. stunning view over the city when you climb up the castle

Thank Mahatma H
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Beautiful and peaceful place. There is park and café near this place Totally relaxing. I was there end of April. Very nice place to walk around day and night ;)

Thank Shirinerica
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