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Canakkale

3.8
Battlefields · Monuments · Military Museums
A center of landmarks from Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman eras, Canakkale showcases natural beauty and myth. Situated on the southern bank and Asian side of the Dardanelles Strait, which connects the Aegean and Marmara Sea, this city was known as Hellespontos or Dardanelles in ancient times and dates back to 3,000 BCE. Near the historic city of Troy, this destination is beloved for its gorgeous landscape, mythological significance, and historic battlefields. Enjoy a plethora of archeological museums and chatting with the local student population, which keeps Canakkale and its cobbled streets vibrant. Plan how to spend your time in Canakkale and other destinations in Turkey using our Turkey vacation builder.
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Troy (Truva) ©
World heritage site
Troy (Truva)
3.3
Duration: 30 minutes
Canakkale Truva Heykeli
Monument
Canakkale Truva Heykeli
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
Canakkale Naval Museum
Military Museum
Canakkale Naval Museum
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min
Troya Muzesi ©
History Museum
Troya Muzesi
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min

Side trips from Canakkale

Gallipoli National Park
Battlefield
Gallipoli National Park Gallipoli
4.8
Duration: 8 hours
Bozcaada ©
Island
Bozcaada Bozcaada
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
Ayazma Plaji ©
Beach
Ayazma Plaji Bozcaada
4.1
Duration: 2 hours
Anzac Cove ©
Historic Site
Anzac Cove Gallipoli
4.8
Duration: 2 hours

Hidden gems in Canakkale

Conk Bayiri Mehmetcik Park Aniti Kemalyeri Yaziti
Monument
Conk Bayiri Mehmetcik Park Aniti Kemalyeri Yaziti
5.0
Duration: 30 minutes
SoganlIdere Sehitligi ©
Cemetery
SoganlIdere Sehitligi
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
Aqualand Canakkale ©
Water Park
Aqualand Canakkale
4.4
Duration: 8 hours
Kabatepe Kumsali
Beach
Kabatepe Kumsali
4.4
Duration: 2 hours

Museums in Canakkale

Military Marine Museum ©
Military Museum
Military Marine Museum
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
Rhapsodos Mozaik ©
Art Gallery
Rhapsodos Mozaik
5.0
Duration: 30 minutes
Canakkale Seramik Muzesi ©
Art Museum
Canakkale Seramik Muzesi
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
Canakkale Museum
Specialty Museum
Canakkale Museum
3.9
Duration: 2 hours

Kid-friendly things to do in Canakkale

Kum Adasi
Beach
Kum Adasi
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
Habbele Plaji ©
Beach
Habbele Plaji
2.9
Duration: 2 hours
Guzelyali Plaji
Beach
Guzelyali Plaji
2.8
Duration: 2 hours
Dardanos Beach
Beach
Dardanos Beach
1.4
Duration: 2 hours

Beaches in Canakkale

Komur Limani
Beach
Komur Limani
1.0
Duration: 4 hours
Zargana Beach
Beach
Zargana Beach
1.0
Duration: 2 hours

Places to visit with Canakkale