10 Awesome Things to Do in Turkey


7. Mamure Kalesi

Known in English as the Mamure Castle, Mamure Kalesi is a medieval castle situated within Mersin Province. This impressive structure is situated along the Mediterranean coast and was originally designed to protect the region from pirates. With a total area of over 253,000 square feet, the castle is surrounded by a moat and features 39 towers, three courtyards, and a minaret mosque.