Rüstem Paşa Çarşısı
Lala Mustafa Paşa Camii
Rising above a central square, this imposing Mongol theological seminary dates from 1310. The Mongols borrowed the basics of Seljuk...
Turkish-Islamic Arts & Ethnography Museum
Housed in the Yakutiye Medrese, this museum's striking central dome is lined with faceted stalactite work that catches light from the...
Yakutiye Park Alıșveriș Merkezi
Step inside this building, its tower aping the Yakutiye Medrese in glass and red lights, and enter Erzurum's student world. Lifts climb...
Çagin Caǧ Kebapcısı
Our choice of Erzurum's restaurants, specialising in caǧ kebap (mutton with onions grilled on horizontal skewers). Either eat the...
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Rüstem Paşa Çarşısı information
Erzurum is known for the manufacture of jewellery and other items from oltutaşı, the local black amber. Buy it in this atmospheric çarşı (market; 1550), built by Süleyman the Magnificent's grand vizier.