KONYA

October 5, 2018
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The oldest inhabited cities

Mevlana Museum and Square in Konya

Konya is located in the center of Turkey and is about 5 hours away from Antalya, one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world, and tourism in Konya is different from other Turkish cities, it does not have luxury beaches and resorts, but rich in culture, monuments and ancient history, and most visitors to Konya to visit ” The Mawlana Museum, which houses the mausoleum of Jalaluddin Rumi, the owner of the Mawlawi way, the museum includes archaeological copies of the Koran in addition to manuscripts, ancient clothes and valuable accessories. You can get an audio guide while touring the museum for several hours, and features a quiet inner courtyard interspersed with fountains It is also the intention of many historical mosques, such as the “Azizia Mosque” which is located in the heart of the old bazaar in the town, a few minutes away from the Mevlana Museum, and dates back to the nineteenth century and features large windows, which light flows throughout the day for more tranquility and prestige, and surrounded by many Cafes, restaurants and popular markets, the area of ​​the “Aladdin Plateau” is the most important places where families gather to spend beautiful times, the plateau includes the fortress and the historic Aladdin Mosque, which dates back to the thirteenth century, in addition to fountains and gardens beautifully decorated in the spring tulips Luan different, and spread around the plateau dozens of cafes, pastry shops and restaurants teeming with people.

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