Built under the reign of Sultan Abdül Hamid II (r 1876–1909), Antalya's clock tower marks the Kale Kapısı entrance to Kaleiçi.
Nearby Antalya attractions
1. Kale Kapısı
This gate into the old town is marked by a square with the old stone Saat Kulesi and statue of Attalus II, the city's founder.
2. Tekeli Mehmet Paşa Camii
The Tekeli Mehmet Paşa Camii was built by the Beylerbey (Governor of Governors) Tekeli Mehmet Paşa. The building was repaired extensively in 1886 and 1926…
Just to the west of the Yivli Minare are two türbe (tombs), one from the late 14th century and the other from 1502.
4. Yivli Minare
This handsome and distinctive 'fluted' minaret, erected by Seljuk Sultan Aladdin Keykubad I in the early 13th century, is Antalya's symbol. The adjacent…
5. Mawlawi Lodge Museum
Tucked away within the Yivli Minare complex, this fascinating domed structure dates back to 1377 and was beautifully restored in 2018. Its original use is…
Antalya's historic district is a sight in itself and you could happily spend half a day strolling the narrow lanes here while admiring the mix of finely…
7. Antalya Culture & Arts
This contemporary cultural centre has a lively program of exhibitions covering artists from local heroes to Picasso and Warhol. There's a cafe and small…
8. Atatürk Statue
The broad plaza of Cumhuriyet Meydanı is centred on this statue of Atatürk riding a horse.