Abandoned Early Byzantine city of Dara
Kız kalesi (“Woman’s fortess”) near Mardin
Аbandoned Assyrian monastery near Mardin
Little-known sights near Mardin that you can’t find in any tourist guide-book
Located located in the north-east of Turkey Mardin is known as an open-air museum because of its historical Arabic architecture. This city and its neighborhoods are mainly well described in the tourist guide books. But there are some interesting historical sights near Mardin which are little-known even among locals.