Tortum Destination Guide

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Tortum in Erzurum (region) with it's 9,429 citizens is a place in Turkey - about 459 mi (or 739 km) East of Ankara, the country's capital city.

Current time in Tortum is now 09:23 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Istanbul" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger places might be interesting for you: Mosul, Erzurum, Eleskirt, Adıyaman Province, Tbilisi or Ahbisor. While being here, make sure to check out Yumakli, Yukariliskav, Arili, Tortum, Şipek and Ağasar as well. We know of 1 airports near Tortum. The clostest airport we discovered is Erzurum International Airport (IATA: ERZ) with a distance of 31 mi (or 49.7 km) South-West of the city centre of Tortum.

To view way more photos of of this place and the area check out our Tortum photo gallery. It has recently been updated.

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Local Weather Conditions & Forecast

Current weather for the greater area of Tortum for Tuesday, 5th of May 2015.

Sky is clear
9°C / 48 °F
Temperature during night:
-3°C / 26 °F
Chance of rainfall:
General weather conditions:
Sky is clear
Wind and sky conditions:
with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South. Clear sky
Air pressure & humidity:
803.7 hPa with 80% air humidity
Forecast for Wednesday, 6th of May 2015
Light snow
Day: 9°C (49 °F)
Night: -2°C (29 °F)
Light snow, clear sky.
Forecast for Thursday, 7th of May 2015
Sky is clear
Day: 10°C (50 °F)
Night: -4°C (25 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Forecast for Friday, 8th of May 2015
Light rain
Day: 15°C (60 °F)
Night: 4°C (40 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

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Videos from the area

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Duration: 01:07 min
Uploaded: October 21, 2009
Views: 2,957 - Rating: 1.76596/5
uploaded by: patriotisch

With the demise of the Seljuk Sultanate of Rūm (circa 1300), Turkish Anatolia was divided into a patchwork of independent states, the so-called Ghazi emirates. By 1300, a weakened Byzantine Empire had seen most of its Anatolian provinces lost to ten Ghazi principalities. One of the Ghazi emirates was led by Osman I (from which the name Ottoman is derived), son of Ertuğrul in the region of Eskiş...

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