ADANA

GENERAL INFORMATION


Population:
2.225.341

Airports:
1

Railway Station:
1

Universities:
2

Museums:
4

Libraries:
22

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ADANA

Adana is the sixth most populated city in Turkey. City center is located on Seyhan River, 30 km inland from the Mediterranean Sea. On the Mediterranean coastline, it has two coastal districts which are Karatas and Yumurtalık (Ayas). Also, there is a port for commercial purposes in Ceyhan District, which is located on the Mediterranean Sea. Adana is one of the cities that contributes significantly to the economy of the country.

TRANSPORTATION

You can reach Adana by road, rail and airway.

Popular Destinations

Taş Köprü (Stone Bridge)

Taş Köprü (Stone Bridge) is a bridge located on Seyhan River in Adana City center, combining Adana and Kaşıyaka districts. Stone Bridge, which has become a symbol of Adana, is a historical monument. Taş Köprü, known to be built by the Roman Emperor Hadrian, is among the oldest and most important bridges in Asia and Europe that are still being used.

Adana Archaeological Museum

One of the ten oldest museums in Turkey is the Archaeological Museum in Adana. Archaeological Museum was built one year after the Republic was declared. There are door lion, historical sarcophagi, inscriptions, god and goddess figures inside.

Adana Ethnography Museum

Another name of the Ethnography Museum is the Old Museum. The Old Museum is a church where religious beliefs were experienced in the past years. The church was abandoned over time. Abandoned church was restored and transformed into Ethnography Museum today. 

ADANA

Adana is the sixth most populated city in Turkey. City center is located on Seyhan River, 30 km inland from the Mediterranean Sea. On the Mediterranean coastline, it has two coastal districts which are Karatas and Yumurtalık (Ayas). Also, there is a port for commercial purposes in Ceyhan District, which is located on the Mediterranean Sea. Adana is one of the cities that contributes significantly to the economy of the country.

TRANSPORTATION

You can reach Adana by road, rail and airway.

Popular Destinations

Taş Köprü (Stone Bridge)

Taş Köprü (Stone Bridge) is a bridge located on Seyhan River in Adana City center, combining Adana and Kaşıyaka districts. Stone Bridge, which has become a symbol of Adana, is a historical monument. Taş Köprü, known to be built by the Roman Emperor Hadrian, is among the oldest and most important bridges in Asia and Europe that are still being used.

Adana Archaeological Museum

One of the ten oldest museums in Turkey is the Archaeological Museum in Adana. Archaeological Museum was built one year after the Republic was declared. There are door lion, historical sarcophagi, inscriptions, god and goddess figures inside.

Adana Ethnography Museum

Another name of the Ethnography Museum is the Old Museum. The Old Museum is a church where religious beliefs were experienced in the past years. The church was abandoned over time. Abandoned church was restored and transformed into Ethnography Museum today. 

Universities at This City

CUKUROVA UNIVERSITY

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