An ancient city of 2,800 years on the top of the mountain: the Kingdom of Tabal


Late Hittite period Tabal Kingdom Ancient CityIt is located at the summit of Göllüdağ in the Çiftlik district of Niğde, at an altitude of 2 thousand 172 meters. History BC. It dates back to the 8th century.

The most important work unearthed in the archaeological excavations in 1934 in the ancient city, where the remains of the Tabal Kingdom are located, is the double-headed lion statue on display at the Niğde Museum.

The region on Göllüdağ, an extinct volcanic mountain, will be brought into tourism.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *