Turkey's most impressive former post office is housed in a 17th-century caravanserai covered with carvings, including teardrops in stone...
This hamam's history goes back to Roman times. Unfortunately the heritage interior is muddied by fluorescent lighting, but there are...
Sakıp Sabancı Mardin City Museum
Housed in former army barracks, this superb museum showcases the fascinating history and culture of Mardin. Excellent English-language...
Atilla Çay Bahçesi
Tea garden with phenomenal views over old Mardin and the Plains of Mesopotamia.
Keeping it simple for several generations of the same family with perfectly grilled lamb, fluffy flatbreads, and rustic bowls of ayran .
Cumhuriyet Caddesi · interesting places nearby
Şehidiye Camii information
Look for the elegant, slender minaret of this 14th-century mosque. Also worth visiting is the 14th-century Latifiye Camii , behind the Akbank, where a shady courtyard has a şadırvan in the middle. Nearby, the eye-catching Hatuniye and Melik Mahmut Camii have been fully restored.