Ankara Hotspot

Cluster of at least 4 WHS within reach for a return day trip from a center. The center is: Ankara.

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Gordion Polatli is 36 mins by high speed train. Needs a taxi for the remaining 18km to the site.
Hattusha yozgat is 1.5 hours with high speed train + 40 mins taxi to ancient city or local minibuses
Safranbolu (tens of daily buses, 2 hours 45 mins, check flixbus)
Wooden Hypostyle Mosques of Medieval Anatolia Arslanhane Mosque lies in Ankara

Map of Ankara Hotspot

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  • Cultural
  • Natural
  • Mixed
  • Tentative


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  2. Link at least 3 different sites
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