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Alaeddin Hill

Konya, Turkey
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Ranked #8 of 26 Attractions in Konya
Type: Parks
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Varanasi, India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Peaceful place with well kept gardens and soft grass to sit on. Cool place (as in cool from the heat). Also 'cool' !!

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Senior Contributor
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9 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I visited here with family on a hot day. Up on the hill it felt cooler and had a lovely chilled atmosphere. The mosque is certainly worth a visit and I would recommend a juice/tea in one of the tea gardens. Lovely parks for kids too.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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129 reviews 129 reviews
46 attraction reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This is a little park area in the middle of Konya. There is not much here except for a mosque from the Seljuk period. But it was nice to wander around the gardens and stop for tea and ice cream at one of the open air cafes. If you have time on your hands in Konya, this is a nice... More

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64 reviews 64 reviews
13 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

The tomb at the top of the hill contains Alaeddin and other sultans for as far back as the 12th century. If you are brave walk the wall and look down! A sense of history fills you here.

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London, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

The Alaeddin Mosque is a wonderful example of Islamicarchitecture and well worth visiting. I was made to feel verywelcome, especially as a non-believer I was able to walk across the prayer carpet to see the wonderful carved ebony mimber and superb tiling. The park itself is shady with beautifully planted flower beds. There are lots of places for refreshment too.

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London, United Kingdom
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24 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Great location in the center nice walk to do if is your firat time in Konya.we really like this place. Aladdin Mosque is just on the top with so many colourful flowers in everywhere. All over down the hill you can find many places to eat drink or smoke a good sishaa. People in this area is very friendly they... More

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Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

great central location and city views and super place to have a cup of tea and watch the world go by.

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Top Contributor
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35 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Nice place for a walk lots of shade a places for a sit and have a drink, very clean and safe.Take a book and relax

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Kerman, Iran
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

I assumed I can find some thing special in Alaeddin Hill. But for me at least it was just something similar to other parks around the place. Worth of visit in extra time i think.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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82 reviews 82 reviews
55 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

Take a tea, listen to tree's sound and visit the history of the Anatolian Selcuk Empire. Take a rest and go forward for Hz. Mevlana

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