Hattusa

Hattusa: Capital Of First Anatolian Civilization

 

The city Corum, located in the Central Anatolian region of Turkey host a very special city. Hattusa is the capital of Hittite empire that was the first Anatolian civilization and the nation that made a lot of “firsts” in Anatolia.

 

In Hattusa you can explore the Hittite legacy in Anatolia that has been a craddle of many civilizations throughout its history. You can travel back in time while visiting Hattusa’s many ancient ruins and remains of temples, fortifications, exquisite ornations, etc… You can see the open air sanctuary, the splendid Lion’s Gate, Royal Gate and Tunnel and many more.

 

If you are in the mood for opening a window to the past, visit Hattusa and hear the stories that it has to tell.

Top attractions in Hattusa

Corum

Corum is one of the most significant cities of Turkey’s Central Anatolia region. The city is well-known for its roasted chickpea production; but it is only the visible part of the iceberg.

Hittites

Hittites are the first civilization on historical ages that came to Anatolia and called “dibs.” Therefore, they are the first settlers of the region. The Hittites were a matriarchal civilization that gave women a great importance. How cool is that they were feminists thousands of years ago even though women are still fighting for their rights on our time.

Cappadocia

Lying within the boundaries of middle Anatolian cities like Nevsehir, Kayseri and Aksaray; Cappadocia is one of the main touristic areas of Turkey containing the most extraordinary sightseeings such as Uchisar, Urgup, Goreme, Avanos and Zelve.

Ankara

Ankara is the capital of Turkish Republic, yes that is a fact. But did you know that it used to be one of the most important Roman settlements in Anatolia and hosted many civilization like Hittites, Phrygians, Lydians, Persians, Byzantians and many more.

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