The Castle of Amasya II (The photo was taken in 1990)

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Harsene Kalesi – A fortification, mentioned by Strabo and largely rebuilt in medieval times also lies in ruins on a rocky outcrop above the town. And in the district of Nerkis lies some remainsN of another castle, Enderun Kalesi. It is placed on precious rocks named Harşane mountain at the west of Yeşilırmak river and city centre There are 4 main gates in castle, which are named Belkıs, Saray (palace), Maydonos and Meydan (Puublic Square), there is an water well named Cilanbolu in castle too, moreover water hole and dungeon present in castle A laddered under ground way from the castle that reach to 70 meter below river towards the kings tombs dated to 3rd century BC

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Comments (110)

Alexander Kuripko on September 5, 2013

Чудовий вид на зруйновану фортецю. Відмінний знімок. Привіт з України, Олександр.

Giorgos Dimitriadis on September 5, 2013

Thanks a lot * Александр Курипко* for nice comment and Like 52

Alexkarl on September 9, 2013

Wonderful castle ruins well presented. LIKE!

Best wishes, Alexandra & Karl-Heinz

Giorgos Dimitriadis on September 9, 2013

Thanks a lot Alexandra & Karl-Heinz for kind comment and Like 53

BOGDAN de Varsovie on May 24, 2014

Fascinating place. Very nice picture.

LIKE 54 + FAV 31.

Best regards.


Giorgos Dimitriadis on May 25, 2014

Thanks a lot Bogdan for nice comment and YsL 31/54

Красивое фото! F+L C наилучшими пожеланиями из Карелии, Fen

Giorgos Dimitriadis on March 11, 2015

Thank you Fen for kind comment and YsL 32/55

Grażka 56 on January 6

Wonderful place.YSL

Best greetings,Grażyna.

Giorgos Dimitriadis on January 6

Thank you very much dear Grażyna for kind comment and YsL 33/56

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Photo taken in 05000 Vermiş/Amasya Merkez/Amasya, Turkey

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  • Uploaded on April 7, 2013
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    by Giorgos Dimitriadis
    • Camera: FUJI PHOTO FILM CO., LTD. SP-2000