This stately mosque sits within the huddle of stalls in Alanya's Grand Bazaar.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Alanya attractions

1. Yeni Cami

0.19 MILES

The Yeni Cami (New Mosque) sits across the road from a shady park on Hükümet Caddesi.

2. Atatürk Statue

0.24 MILES

Every city in Turkey has its Atatürk statue, and Alanya's presides over the main street on the eastern edge of the central city.

3. Kuyularönü Camii

0.25 MILES

Kuyularönü Camii, renovated in 2005, is a an island of spirituality amid the bland knock-off designer-T-shirt shops and plastic-fantastic souvenir stores…

4. Belediye


Alanya's belediye (municipality) building.

5. Alanya Archaeological Museum

0.54 MILES

Refurbished in 2012, Alanya's small but excellently curated museum is worth a visit to see artefacts, including tools, jugs, jewellery, letters and coins,…

6. Damlataş Cave

0.58 MILES

Close to Cleopatra's Beach and the cable car to the castle, this stalactite-studded cave has humidity levels of 98% and is said to produce a certain kind…

7. Red Tower


This striking five-storey octagonal defence tower, measuring nearly 30m in diameter, more than 30m in height and with a central cistern within for water…

8. Castle Viewpoint

0.64 MILES

Enjoy this wonderful viewpoint looking across the city and Cilician mountains while walking up to the castle through the steep streets of the Tophane…