Where to stay in Ankara
Ankara City Center
4.5/5Wonderful!(15 area reviews)
Well liked for its museums and monuments, Ankara City Center is worth a visit. Check out the variety of things to see and do like Kizilay Square and Anitkabir, and jump on the metro at Tandoğan Metro to get around the city.
4/5Very Good!(5 area reviews)
Unique features of Ulus include the museums and historical sites. Make a stop by Haci Bayram Mosque or Museum of Anatolian Civilizations while you're exploring the area.
Unique features of Altındağ include the historical sites and museums. Make a stop by Ankara Castle or Ankara Citadel while you're exploring the area.
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Places to Visit in Ankara
Can't wait for your trip to Ankara? Looking for some suggestions about what to do while you're there? That's where we can help! The Museum of Anatolian Civilizations and the Ethnographic Museum can be easily reached from this neighbourhood. Since they're only a walk away, be sure to pack a pair of comfy shoes. Roam around the time-worn corridors of Ankara Citadel. This impressive fortification offers an informative day out for the whole family. There's an excellent range of things to keep you busy in this destination. How about learning about local religious traditions? Join worshipers at Haci Bayram Mosque and get a look into the Islamic faith. Still got time on your hands? While Column of Julian can easily be recognised from a distance, it's well worth seeing it up close. Glance up and study the artistry and durable structure of this imposing old pillar.
Experience everything there is to see and do and head home with the best souvenir of all — fond memories of your amazing holiday! Kick off your trip to Ankara by trying out some of these things to do:
- 4-Day Cradle of Civilizations Tour by Plane
- 4-Days Cradle of Civilizations Tour by Bus
- 6-Day Cradle of Civilizations Tour by Plane
- 6-Day Cradle of Civilizations Tour by Bus
- Private Ankara City Tour
- Private Personalized Tour in Ankara Turkey (Guide Only)
If you'd rather check out a comprehensive list of activities, jump onto our Ankara things to do page.
Seeking cheap holidays or luxury getaways in Ankara? Uncertain where to lay your head? Don't worry — there are around 32 Expedia properties on offer. Start your search now and find the one that's best for you! There's no need to blow your entire holiday budget on a place to rest your head. You'll find decent beds with a reasonable price tag at the Divan Cukurhan - Boutique Class (Tarihi Ankara Kalesi) and the Hotel Abro Sezenler (Sezenler Caddesi No:18 Kizilay). In the mood to spoil yourself instead? You'll be able to live the good life at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Ankara (Istiklal Cad No 20 Ulus) or the Surmeli Ankara Hotel (Cihan Sk No 6).
Nearest Airports to Ankara
Let's face it, nobody gets excited about waiting around at the airport. However, if you envisage the unforgettable trip to Ankara that's just ahead of you, you should be all right. After all, you'll be only 14 miles northeast of the neighbourhood centre when the wheels hit the tarmac at Esenboga Airport (ESB).