Corum Province History and Touristic Places

Seyahat Rehberi

Seyahat Rehberi

Towers and Landmarks
Clock Tower: It was built in 1894 by Beşiktaş Guardian Seven Sekiz Hasan Pasha of Çorum and its height is 27.5 m. Ilimizin is a historical symbol.

Çorum Fortress: It is still in the city of Çorum with its Seljuk architecture. It was built on a high hill to the south of the city. Square plan, 80×80 size. Height 7.35 m. The width of the walls is 2.40 meters. The castle gate is in the north, 2.70×3.30 m. It is measured. There is a big mosque inside the castle. The exact date of construction is not known as it is not the book of the kalenin. Danishmend, or Seljuk Period, is used to cut stone, rubble stone, Roman and Byzantine period stone reclaimed.

İskilip Kalesi: It is built on a rocky side of three hundred meters high. There is a south-facing gate, a dungeon room on the left side of the castle. There are signs on four sides.

Osmancik Fortress: The castle walls built on a high hill are 250 m long. Altitude 30 m. It is believed that it was built during the Roman period, although it is not known for certain who it was built for the first time. There are hidden ways in the Red Tower. Khorasan mortar was used in the walls of the fortress. There is a ruined hamam in the castle, carved from rocks. At the front of the castle is an inscription, an observer site, remains from the gate and bastion.

Sungurlu Clock Tower: It was built by the district governor Edip Bey in 1892. Construction material is eight parts including clock tower, pedestal and braid part where cutting stone is used. Hour steel rope and 50 kg. Lt; / RTI & gt;

Cameras and Turbos
Ulu Mosque: The Seljuk Sultan is believed to have been built by Hayrettin in the time of Alaattin. II. The mosque was repaired because it was destroyed in the earthquake of Beyazit time, IV. It was named as Sultan Muradi Rabi Mosque during the time of Murat. It is suggested that the mosque of the mosque dated 1306 dated H. 707 was also built during this period.

Hıdırlık Mosque: Hz. It was built in 1307 by the close friends of Muhammad and at the request of Yedi Sekiz Hasan Pasha in the time of Abdulhamit II, instead of the old mosque as his honorable seal of honor to Süheyb-i Rumi.

Sheikh Muhittin Yavsi Mosque: The mosque in İskilip mosque was built by Sheikh Yavsi, the father of Ebussuud Efendi, one of the Islamic scholars. Then his father, who was built by Ebussuud. In addition, there is a big elm which is said to have been planted by Sheikh Yavsi in front of the mosque. The glass that has been repaired in recent years has not been damaged in any way.

Evlik Village Mosque and Tomb: It is located in the village of Iskilip. There are tombs of the mosque and the son of Aksemsettin (Nurum Huda) and family members of the teacher of Fatih, and wooden materials were used for making mosques and turban.

Kulaksiz Camii: There is no inscription of the mosque built in H.1230 (1830). It was repaired in 1803.

Elvançelebi Mosque and Tomb: It is located in Mecitözü District, Elvançelebi municipality. It is originally thought to be a stigma. The inscription on the mosque has H.681 (M.1282-83) and the inscription on the mausoleum has H.707 (M.1307) dates.

Pasha Bath: It was built by Tabettin İbrahim Paşa Bin Hacı Bey in 1487. It is one of the works of Ottoman period and still works.

Gupür Bath: The bath located in the center of Ulu Mosque was built in 1436. It carries the architectural characteristics of the Ottoman period. Maintenance work is currently ongoing.

Ali Paşa Bath (Yeni Hamam): It is next to the clock tower and this bath is the biggest bath in the province. Erzurum was built in 1573 by Ali Pasha who is the beyler beyi.

Hans and Bridges

Veli Paşa Inn: The inn is an example of Ottoman era buildings in terms of plan and architecture. It covers an area of ​​1000 m2. Wooden han is two storeys, only the front section of the pavilion facing the three storeys.

Menzil Inn: It is in Hacihamza Town, on the old historic road. It is a rectangular plan and it is placed on arches. Cradle vault is braided. The mosque and the bath and the Ottoman mausoleum were accessible to some parts of the building.

Osmancik Koyunbaba Bridge: The bridge in the town of Osmancık, Ottoman Sultan II. It was built in 1489 (H.889) at the time of Beyazit and completed in 1491 (H.895). 250 m. 7.5 m in length. It is wide and has 15 eyes. There is an inscription on the northern part of the bridge and on the rocky side of the castle.

The bridge is a collection of very few classic Turkish art works. Since about 500 years on Kızılırmak art abides and serves today.

Historical Çorum Houses

Çorum’s old houses are integrated with the traditional structure of Turkish society. That is to say, Çorum’s ancient neighborhoods such as Çepni, Karakeçili and Devane are found in Iskilip, Sungurlu and Kargı.

Protected Areas

Boğazköy Alacahöyük National Park

Çorum – Alacahöyük Historical National Park

Location: It is located in the Sungurlu district of Corum province in the Central Anatolia Region.

Transportation: The National Park area is reached by Sungurlu-Çorum motorway. The area is 26 km to Sungurlu, 29 km to Yozgat and 208 km to Ankara.

It is the main resource of the National Park, history and archeology. One of the most important civilizations of Anatolia, the National Park, which is the center of the Hittite civilization, contains the remains of Boğazköy (Hattusas), the main structures are the walls, the gates and the tunnel on the walls, the palace archives building and the temples in Büyükkale.

2 km from Boğazköy. Yazılıkaya Açıkhava mabedine, which is located outside the Hittite capital in the north east, is reached by a road that leaves to the left without entering the pilgrimage village from Sungurlu to Boğazkale. In Yazılıkaya, the first known Pantheon in Anatolia, reliefs of kings, queens, gods and goddesses of the Hittites took place.

Field, in terms of natural value; The Anatolian Plateau is destroyed by flora and fauna. The end fauna has changed as the forest cover has been replaced by anthropogenic steppe deposits. In general, the field has gained an almost tree-free step image used for farming and grazing.

Places to see: The remains of the center of the Hittite Civilization (Hattusas), the walls, gates and tunnels, the palace archives buildings and temples in the Büyükkale and the first pantheon known in Anatolia, the kings, queens, gods and goddesses of the Hittites in Yazılıkaya The National Park area is a must see place to visit.

Existing Services and Accommodation: The intense visitor season of the National Park is between May and October. The accommodation requirement can be met from the village of Boğazkale.

Cataract Nature Park

Çorum – Çatak Nature Park

Location: It lies within the boundaries of Corum province Central (Lacin) county in the Middle Black Sea Region.

Transportation: Nature Park can be reached by Çorum-Lacin highway. About 17-20 km to Çorum. Away.

Nature: 387.5 hectares of the area were separated in 1984 due to the fact that the natural structure has the richness and features of the landscape.

The dominant tree species in the sahada is larch. A small amount of yellow pollen can be seen. Foxes, rabbits, wolves, birds of prey, and partridge faunas form.

Existing Services and Accommodation: The visitor period of Natural Park is between May and October. Visitors can make use of the picnic facilities.

Staying in Nature Park (together with being a building belonging to General Directorate of Forestry National Parks-Hunting Wildlife) and food services should be provided by park visitors with their own facilities.

Occupancy Locations
Kırkdilim Occupation Location: This promenade on Osmancik road is 25 km away from Çorum. Dir.

Frequency Location: It is a promenade close to the center of Ilimiz which is visited daily on Çorum-Samsun highway.

Bahabey Çamlığı: The excursion site at the end of Ilimiz State Hospital is forested and it is a promenade where the people picnic and have fun.

Sağmaca Water: This is the source where Çorum Sağmaca drinking water is provided within the boundaries of Kuşsaray Village of the Central District. There is also a trout production facility established by a private company.

Iskilip Elmabeli: Iskilip 13 km. It is on the Iskilip-Tosya highway in the distance. The infrastructure is a treasure hunt that has been completed to a great extent in Forest Management and has playgrounds within it. The people of the region respond to the day’s unity picnic, entertainment sportive needs

Laçin Kiosk House Recreation Area: The location of the promenade in Laçin district is high and there is a possibility of seeing all the valleys. It is a place where people go for a picnic in the summer months, with a wooded area covered with pine trees.


Hamamlıçay Village Spa: Center 12 Km. Away from Hamamlıçay Village. Ladies and men have separate swimming pools. There are 10 private cabins. The water is at a temperature of 42 degrees Celsius; It is good for reducing rheumatic diseases, skin diseases and kidney stones.

Figani Beke Thermal Spring: 16 km. To the east, the body water of the Beke spa near the Figani village of the Mecitözü district is quite filling. The water is boiled from a small pool and then transferred to the large pool.

It is known that this cappuccino is useful for the urinary excretion of metabolic debris from the body under the influence of urinary excretion and for the reduction of the stones formed in the acid environment.


Kargi Plateau (Eğinönü): Located in the high mountainous area north of the Kargı district, the plateau is 140 km away from Çorum and 26 km away from Kargı. This region is connected to each other; Eğinönü, Aksu, Karandu, Lake, Örencik, Karaboya, Gökçedoğan are available. In these pastures, tradition of highland houses suitable to the regional highland architecture is still continuing. The trout cultivated in Aksu and Gökçedoğan ponds, which are made later on, is a natural wonder with its native vegetation and abundant water resources.

Abdullah Plateau: It is located on the Kose Mountain (2050), the highest mountain in the province of Kargı and the province. The distance to Çorum is 114 km and the distance to the district center is 26 km. It is 12 km distance to the highway connecting Istanbul to Samsun and passing through Osmancık District.

The clean and abundant water is seen in its unspoilt nature, with its own unique vegetation like yellow peach and larch, and it is worth visiting. There is a 22 bed accommodation unit, a restaurant for 120 people and a picnic area for 1000 people.

Bayat Kunduzlu and Birdwatching Plants: Çorum is located within the borders of Bayat District and north of the county mountainous Karatepe. 100 km to the City Center. It is 25 km from the town center. Away. The people of the region continue their tradition in this spring. Tents for camping are being set up especially during the summer in Kusadasi. In the spring covered with rich vegetation, yellow pollack, larch and fir trees attract attention. With abundant water resources and unspoilt nature, it is one of the most suitable areas for highland tourism.

In addition to transportation special vehicles; On weekends during the summer months, buses are available.

İskilip Yaylalari: There are many highlands connected to each other on the high mountain silsiles covered with the locality-specific vegetation such as northern, yellow pollack, larch, fir and oak.

Elmabeli – Beşoluk and Flowering Springs on the Iskilip – Tosya highway are 17 km to the left of the 8th km of the same route. Demirbükü and Yalak springs are heavily used in domestic tourism from picnic and promenade areas.

Elmabeli yaylası: The base of the plate is a large scale completed lower level restaurant, a building used as a top floor hotel and football and volleyball playgrounds. In addition to transportation special vehicles; Commercial minibuses operating between İskilip-Tosya are provided by municipal buses on Saturdays and Sundays in summer.

Osmancık Yaylaları: It is 8 km to Başpınar town. And the infrastructure has been completed to a great extent. Accommodation is available in tents.

İncesu Canyon: Ortaköy District is in the village of İncesu. Incesu Canyon, which has only one entrance and exit, is 12.5 km long. It can be seen between 40-60 meters. The canyon is steep rocky, and it is possible to see the forested areas in places. Canyon rafting and trekking are suitable for sports. The canyon, which is a natural wonder, is a place worth seeing.

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