Trabzon: Mentioned in the memoirs of Marco Polo andEvliya Çelebi, Trabzon, with its cultural andnatural riches, is a livablecity throughout the seasons.
The city, which was initially named asTrazepos, lies in a beautifulcountrysidebetweenthe Black Seacoast and themountainsZigane.
The city, which had lived under the reign of many civilizations throughout centuries, was taken by Sultan Mehmet the Conqueror during the Ottoman Conquest. It eventually became a city of the Republic of Turkey that was founded in 1923.
The festivities and activities organized in this city, famous for its folk dances and authentic instrument, the fiddle, provide for great entertainment.
Trabzon attracts the attention primarily for its silver and gold processing; and is famous for its specially designed bracelets called "Trabzon Bileziği."
A trading center of increasing value Trabzon, thanks to its rainy climate, is also rich in fertile lands.
Blessed with all colors of green the city invites visitors to discover its natural wonders!
How can I get there?
Trabzon has become easily accessible thanks to the newly built motorway and the airport is in service as well. Furthermore, the city center has an advanced transportation network. The Trabzon Airport is the largest airport of the Black Sea region that receives mutual flights and shortens the distances between manyRead More
Trabzon which diligently preserves the remaining monuments of the many civilizations that have ruled the city is a favorite city among visitors for its protected natural heritages. The city offers a variety of enjoyable activities that can be done within the province of Trabzon. Sumela Monastery is a historical GreekRead More
Trabzon province, which fascinates everyone with its scenic beauty, is particularly popular for its festivals organized in the highlands especially in the summer months. Organized generally in July and August the highland festivals are held at places such as Karadag, Kadırga, Alaca Uğurlu or Yeşiltepe and provide for a pleasantRead More