There are 127 fortification walls, bastions, mosques, mosques and wells, 356 civil architecture houses, 93 gardens and 25 natural assets that need to be preserved. KaleiciIt attracts attention as one of the favorite centers of Antalya.
The heart of Antalya, the capital of tourism, Kaleiçi, Hadrian’s Gate, Yivli Minaret, Kesik Minaret, ramparts, Mevlevihane, museums and old houses, takes travelers on a journey to the past.
Being one of the oldest settlements in Anatolia, witnessing history since ancient times and hosting more than 10 million tourists every year, Antalya stands out with its archaeological and natural beauties.
The most interesting settlement of Antalya is Kaleiçi, which takes its visitors on a historical journey with its narrow streets and houses bearing the traces of Greek, Seljuk and Ottoman architecture.
Tourists entering Kaleiçi, which surrounds the marina like a crescent moon, are fascinated by the 650-year-old Mevlevihane, the first mosque in the city, the broken minaret mosque, the walls, the Hadrian’s gate (three gates), in the tour they start by seeing the Yivli Minaret.
CIVIL ARCHITECTURE EXAMPLE 356 HOUSES
Kaleiçi, which has 127 city walls, bastions, mosques, mosques and wells, 356 houses of civil architecture, 93 gardens and 25 natural assets that need to be protected, has become the shining star of Antalya with its landscaping and restoration works in recent years.