Southeastern Anatolia

Southeastern Anatolia, unofficially known in a geographical sense as Turkish Kurdistan, is a region in the south east of Turkey. It borders Syria and Iraq to the south, and Iran to the East.
Popular destinations: Urfa, Mardin and Diyarbakir

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Urfa is a city in Southeastern Anatolia, and the provincial capital of Şanlıurfa Province.

Mardin is a historical city in Southeastern Anatolia, Turkey. A city situated on the top of a hill, it is known for its …

Diyarbakır is the largest city in Southeastern Anatolia, on the banks of Tigris, one of the greatest rivers of Middle East, and considererd by many to be the capital of the Kurdish people.

Gaziantep is a city in Southeastern Anatolia. Set in the western reaches of the Southeastern Anatolian plateau, Gaziantep is a surprisingly large and modern city.


Hasankeyf is a small village located along the banks of the Tigris River in southeastern Turkey.

Kahta is a town in Southeastern Anatolia. Kahta, on lake of Atatürk Dam is a good base to explore the area and Mount Nemrut from, although there's not a lot of life in the town itself.

Kahramanmaraş, which used to be known as Maraş in the past, is a city in Turkey, located on the crossroad of southern, eastern and southeastern Turkey.

Batman is a city in south-eastern Turkey. It is the capital of an important oil producing province.

Halfeti is a small town situated on the Euphrates in Southeastern Anatolia, Turkey near Şanlıurfa.
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