DarendeEastern Anatolia, Turkey. It's one of the towns that was located on the Silk Road.
The nearest airport is Erhaç (near Malatya) which receives daily flights from Ankara and Istanbul. The airport is 80 km away from Darende.
Abdurrahman Erzincani Mosque
AslantaslarTwo rocks resembling lion statues. Rumour has it that, they were part of some ancient temple. The lions face the direction from which sun rises.
Tomb of Somuncu BabaTomb located in a beautiful garden.
ZengibarA citadel built during the Hittite civilization.
KudretHot spring pool.
Make time to walk around the town. It's quite small but very typically Turkish and the people are very friendly.
- Kenger is a local, traditional chewing gum.
phone: +90 422 615 1818address: Somuncu Baba BulvarıHotel with swimming pool.