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Payas Fortress, Dortyol

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#7 of 12 in Historic Sites in Hatay Province
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  • The fortress is fine but the Kervansaray dating back to the 16th Century is exceptional. You can endeavour to read the hyroglythics over the entrance doorway and make out the date in the late 1500's. ...  more »
  • With magnificient salamon's son( sarı selim) mosque,sokullu mehmet pasha karawansarai and payas fortress next to each other. Very good condition and you can visit every hour. At karawansarai there is ...  more »
  • One of the good condition fortress in Payas,Turkey. There are sokollu mehmet pasha karawansarai (1570),Sarı selim mosque(1572),Turkish bath next to fortress. There is 1100 years old olive tree in the ...  more »
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  • Beautifully preserved history. The famous poet Namik KEMAL lived for a while in the Dungeon of a castle prison life in 300 meters inside Sokullu Mosque. In souvenir shops Kulliye. PA on the opposite side of the castle there are the castle of Ayas.
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  • Historical monuments
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  • Maintenance free.
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  • Needs Restoreye
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  • Canladigi from city of history
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