South Central Turkey Hotspot

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

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Arslantepe Mound 2 hour (mini)bus drive
Diyarbakir Fortress and Hevsel Gardens 3 hour (mini)bus drive
Göbekli Tepe 1.5 hour (mini)bus drive to Sanliurfa (Gobeklitepe is 22km from there)
Nemrut Dag Lies within Adiyaman province, take a 40min minibus to Kahta and then Karadut, and private transport for the final km's from there

Map of South Central Turkey Hotspot

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  • Cultural
  • Natural
  • Mixed
  • Tentative


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  1. Not be "self evident"
  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
  4. Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
  5. Be explained, with reference to a source