Places to Visit around Canakkale
- Gallipoli Peninsula
- Gallipoli Peninsula Historical National Park
- Troy (Troia, Ilium)
- Apollo Smintheus Temple in Gulpinar
- Alexandria Troas
- Mount Ida
- Saros ( For scuba-diving)
- Kadirga Bay near Assos
- Zeus Altar in the Adatepe Village of Kucukkuyu
Basdegirmen taken place in Adatepe Village. The canyon formed during the run of the stream of Mihli, also mentioned in Homeros’s epic of Ilyada, keeping on running for thousands of years from Kaz Mountain (Mount Ida) to the Aegean, charms the people watching with its unique beauty. It’s a naturel beauty where people sweltering by the hot summer run to see and let themselves the freshness of Mount Ida.
According to Culture and Tourism Ministry data, several ancient and historical places spread over the Canakkale province as reflected in the numbers below.
- Arcaeological Sites : 174
- Urban Sites : 11
- Natural Sites : 34
- Historical Sites : 5