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Sultanhani Kervansarayi

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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SultanhanI Zafer Mahallesi Sehit Murat Caddesi No 3, Sultanhani 68190, Turkey
+90 542 818 31 17
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice place to see , keeping in mind that this is a very well preserved Kervansarayi. The entrance was 5 tl

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank DianaA3692
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A massive Structure, very well preserved. One can easily guess importance of Caravan Serai's in those days.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Subrata0168
Reviewed April 15, 2019

Sultanhani is under restoration but with little sign of activity. Access is easy and you are free to wander around most of its vast interior. It makes an ideal and fascinating stop between Konya and Cappadocia. There are shops and simple restaurants next to an...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Graham C
Reviewed December 10, 2018

A wonderful building, but being completly restored for someone - not sure what it will become but the large internal room at the back is having underfloor heating fitted, so presume it will become a hotel or restaurant. Very difficult (and contrary to H&S) to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ringmer
Reviewed November 26, 2018

Old caravanseri built in the 13th century. Partially restored. We visited on 30th September 2018. Much of the exterior was covered in scaffolding. Only a few minutes required to walk through the entire complex. Lots of tour buses. Lots of parking available. This place is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank AndPancho
Reviewed October 2, 2018

It consists of two sections,open and covered ones.The open courtyards was used during summer and the covered one was used in wnter.The caravanserai is entered from a magnificent portal gate in the east.It is a resting place in the night for the travellers, traders and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank devina1991
Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

Enroute cappadocia to Selçuk , is this beautiful building which was used by early caravan trains . With covered and open space , this is probably the largest of the caravan halting spaces. This place also goes well as a nice short tea break on...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Khandige
Reviewed February 12, 2018

Sultanhan Kervansaray: this is the largest so called "hotel" in Anatolia from nearly a thousand years ago. Traders on the Silk Road used to stay here for few days before continuing their journeys. As such there is not much to do around, but visiting this...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank OzlemShahbal
Reviewed December 19, 2017

While in Aksaray we decided to visit Sultanhani Caravasarayi and took the short bus trip there. The outside of this magnificent building build in 1229 is beautiful and in excellent condition. However the inside is totally neglected and used as a workshop and storage room...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Helena B
Reviewed October 27, 2017

This is a restored Caravansaray or caravan house. It was a way point to rest and eat. It also provided protection to the caravans. The site has been extensively restored and includes rooms, mosque, stables, and guard quarters. It is worth the side trip if...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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