Treasures in Türkiye


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Treasures in Türkiye

  1. 1. Zağnospaşa Secondary School Balıkesir/Türkiye Five senses Comenius Project 2013_2015
  2. 2. Mustafa Kemal Atatürk was the founder of the Turkish Republic. After the first world war, the Ottoman Empire was occupied. So he went to Samsun and started the Independe War on 19 may 1919. He saved our country and introduced reforms. He was the great leader . Samsun
  3. 3. Ankara It is the capital city of Turkey. Turkish grand National Assembley is here
  4. 4. Anıtkabir is the mouseleum of Atatürk.It is in Ankara(capital city). There are always lots of visitors from Turkey and other countries.
  5. 5. From now on you will watch the World Heritage Sites that are listed by the UNESCO as of special cultural or physical significance in Turkey. hattuşaş İstanbul safranbolu Edirne Troya divriği Mount Nemrut Hierapolis Pamukkale Xanthos -letoon Çatalhöyük göreme
  6. 6. Treasures in Türkiye
  7. 7. İstanbul It was the capital city of Ottoman Empire. And there are lots of historical and touristic places in Istanbul. These are the some of them:
  8. 8. Topkapi was the first Ottoman palace to be built (1466-1478) in the newly conquered capital of the Empire by Mehmet ll. Located on the spot where the foundations of the city were first laid in ancient times by Megarian Chief Byzas in the 7th century BC, the palace boasts one of the most beautiful views of İstanbul, incorporating the Bosphorus, the Golden Horn, the two shores and the sea of Marmara.
  9. 9. Dolmabahce palace Dolmabahçe was built in neo-baroque style between 18431856 in the rapidly growing northern section of the city, at the Marmara outlet of the Bosphorus, to replace the Topkapı Palacewhich was out fashioned.
  10. 10. Çirağan Palace Ciragan Palace The name Ciragan comes from the word "cerag" which means torch in Persian. The area in which the Palace is located was called Ceragan because of the famous Ottoman parties which were held in tulip gardens with torches. The palace was built during the reign of Abdulmecit and was designed by the armenian architect Serkis Balyan.
  11. 11. This 17th century mosque, facing the Haghia Sophia, is famous for its beautiful blue tile work ornamenting its interior walls . Sultanahmet (The Blue Mosque)
  12. 12. Suleymaniye (the Magnificent)  This outstanding piece of architecture was built in the 16th century by the famous Ottoman architect Mimar Sinan for Sultan Süleyman the Magnificent. Standing on a hilltop of the ancient city over the Golden Horn, it contributes gracefully to the city's skyline. The tombs of the Sultan, his wife Hürrem and Mimar Sinan are found within its compounds. It is the largest mosque of İstanbul with four minarets.
  13. 13. Suleymaniye (the Magnificent)
  14. 14. Hagia Sophia Hagia Sophia Turkish: Ayasofya) is a former Orthodox patriarchal basilica, later a mosque, and now a museum in Istanbul, Turkey. From the date of its dedication in 360 until 1453, it served as an Eastern Orthodox cathedral and seat of the Patriarchate of Constantinople, except between 1204 and 1261, when it was converted to a Roman Catholic cathedral under the Latin Empire. The building was a mosque from 29 May 1453 until 1931, when it was secularized. It was opened as a museum on 1 February 1935
  15. 15. Galata Kulesi (Galata Tower) Kiz Kulesi (Leander's Tower - Maiden Tower)
  16. 16. Yerebatan Sarayi (Cistern Basilica) The Basilica Cistern (Turkish: Yerebatan Sarayı ), is the largest of several hundred ancientcisterns that lie beneath the city of İstanbul. The cistern, located 500 feet (150 m) southwest of the Hagia Sophia on the historical peninsula of Sarayburnu , was built in the 6th century during the reign of Byzantine Emperor Justinian l.
  17. 17. The Selimiye Mosque The Selimiye Mosque is an Ottoman Mosque in the city of Edirne. The mosque was commissioned by Sultan Selim ll and was built by architect Mimar Sinan between 1569 and 1575. It was considered by Sinan to be his masterpiece and is one of the highest achievements of Islamic architecture.
  18. 18. Troy(Truva) was a city. It is best known for being the setting of the Trojan War described in the Greek Epic cycle and especially in the İliad, one of the two epic poems attributed to Homer.
  19. 19. Pamukkale is a natural site in southwestern Türkiye. The city contains hot springs and travertines, terraces of carbonate minerals left by the flowing water.
  20. 20. Hierapolis "Holy City" was an ancient city located on hot springs in classical Phrygia in southwestern Anatolia.
  21. 21. KsanthosLetoon As the center of ancient Lycia and the site of its most extensive antiquities, Xanthos has been a mecca for students of Anatolian civilization since the early 19th century. Many important artefacts were found at the city. Two tombs, the Nereid Monument and the Tomb of payava, are now exhibited in the British Museum. The Harpy Tomb is still located in the ruins of the city.
  22. 22. Çatalhöyük was a very large Neolithic and Chalcolithic protocity settlement in southern Anatolia, which existed from approximately 7500 BC to 5700 BC, and flourished around 7000BC.It is the largest and best-preserved Neolithic site found to date.
  23. 23. Mount Nemrut(2552m) is located in southeastern Turkey, 87 km from Adıyaman, and is part of the Taurus Mountain range, above the Euphrates River valley. It is the site of extensive ruins of the tomb of Antiochos of the Commagene Kingdom (163 BC – 72 AD).
  24. 24. The name was traditionally used in Christian sources throughout history and is still widely used as an international tourism concept to define a region of exceptional natural wonders, in particular characterized by fairy chimneys and a unique historical and cultural heritage. Kapodokya-Göreme
  25. 25. Mosque ULU The exquisite carvings and architecture of both buildings put them among the most important works of architecture in Anatolia and led to their inclusion on UNESCO's World heritage List in 1985. Of particular note are the geometrical and floral reliefs on the main door.
  26. 26. Hattusaş was the capital of the Hittite Empire in the late Bronze Age.
  27. 27. safranbolu house
  28. 28. Thanks for watching...