36° 32′ 11.44″ N, 31° 59′ 52.69″ E

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Famous landmark

Historical tower

The Red Tower, also known as Kızıl Kule, is a famous landmark located in Alanya, Turkey. It is a historical tower that stands on a rocky hilltop overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. The primary function of the Kızıl Kule was as a defensive stronghold. It housed a garrison of soldiers who would guard the city and its harbor. Additionally, the tower served as a symbol of the city's power and prestige Today, the Kızıl Kule is open to the public and serves as a museum. The interior of the tower houses various exhibits that provide insights into the history of Alanya, including artifacts from the Seljuk and Ottoman periods. Visitors can also enjoy panoramic views of the city and the sea from the top of the tower.

The Kızıl Kule stands as a testament to Alanya's rich history and is a must-visit destination for tourists interested in exploring Turkey's cultural heritage.

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Located in Alanya, Turkey

How to get there:

Alanya is well-connected by bus services from various cities in Turkey. You can find regular bus routes from major cities such as Istanbul, Ankara, and Antalya. The bus station in Alanya is located in the city center. From there, you can take a taxi, use public transportation, or walk to the Kızıl Kule, which is within walking distance from the bus station.

If you prefer to drive, you can rent a car and use the highway network to reach Alanya. The drive from Antalya to Alanya takes approximately 2-3 hours, depending on traffic and the route you choose

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