Sekiz Direkli Hamamı
On the site of a marketplace built by the Genoese, Trabzon's current covered bazaar was put up by the Ottomans, perhaps in the 16th...
Müftü İsmail Efendi Camii
Elegant stone mosque in Trabzon's old town.
The recently restored Çarşı Camii is in the lively bazaar district, to the west of Atatürk Alanı. Its impressive stonework was erected...
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Sekiz Direkli Hamamı information
Sekiz Direkli means 'With Eight Pillars' and the rough-hewn columns inside date from Seljuk times (although the rest of the building has been modernised). A few of the old-timers working here – or socialising in their towels post-sauna – appear to be only slightly younger than the hamam. Expect a robust massage nonetheless.