If you are tired of tiring routine and boring daily work, then you must travel not to escape the work but to fall in love with this beautiful life. Therefore, which place can be more beautiful then Kahramanmaras situated in Turkey’s Mediterranean. However, Kahramanmaras is also popular for inspiring mosques, ancient castles and stunning fountains. Moreover, due to the strong resistance during war of independence, the city is referred as “Hero”.
Famous Food in Kahramanmaraş
There are many famous dishes and drinks of Kahramanmaras. The Maras ice cream of Kahramanmaras is one of the most delicious and famous ice creams. The popular soups include Tirşik Soup, Tarhana Soup, Sour Soup, Pelvic Soup and Flank Tattooed Lentil Soup. Moreover, the popular dishes include Pouring Vaccine with Yogurt, Trot, Eskilaye Sulu, Raw, Suluyağlı and Vicious Dumplings, Pastry and Stuffed Pepper. Furthermore, Festive Muffin, Stuffed Zucchini, Stuffed Mimbar, Patty Rice Puff, Maras Rice and Pumpkin Flakes are quite famous among tourists.
On the other hand, the agricultural land produces Wheat, Chickpea, Cotton, Barley, Rye, Bean, Mahlut, Sugar Beet, Strawberry, Olive and Hazelnut. The Apricot, Rice, Apple, Pear, Pistachio, Mulberry, Peanut, Garlic, Pumpkin, Grape, Palm and Red Pepper are common agricultural products of Kahramanmaras.
Enriched with delicious food, beautiful natural beauty, the town has a touch of ancient civilization as well. The ancient castles such as Andırın Azgıt, Kahramanmaraş, Afşin Hurman, Köroğlu, Ceyhan Bridge and Andırın Geben Castle are famous in the city. Kahramanmaraş Castle, an ancient castle in Turkey which dates back to ancient civilizations. Furthermore, the castle has outer walls of the bastions made up of asthar stone while the inner walls are made up of rubble stone. The main gate of the castle is on the south wall.
On the other hand, the Çukurhisar Castle, Orçan Castle, Andırın Haştırın Castle and Yaylaüstü Castle reflect the ancient civilization. The buildings represent the architecture of different civilizations and uniquely designs that once ruled the city. The castles are one of the famous tourist spots of Kahramanmaraş.
Tas han is a historical building located at the borders of Maras historical trade area. The building represents the beautiful architecture of 16t century and has lower floors filled used for barn and service volumes. Furthermore, the upper floor serves to accommodate passengers.
Incredible Mosques in Kahramanmaraş
Kaheamanmaras houses a number of mosques that reflects best Muslim architecture. The Ulu Mosque is the cities most famous and beautiful mosque. Moroever, the Hatuniye Mosque, built in 15th century sets another historical example which lies famous for tourism. Similarly, the mosque basically lies in Kurtuluş District. On the other hand, the other historical buildings of the town are Süleymaniye Bridge and Fountain (Zeytun), Köroğlu Castle, Ceyhan Bridge, Stone Madrasah and Eshab Kehf (Afşin).