Tortum Destination Guide


Map of the area of Tortum in Turkey

Discover Tortum in Turkey!


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 12:28 PM (Saturday). 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 closest 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.

Tortum Photo Slideshow

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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Things to see, know and go to

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Weather Conditions & Forecast

Current weather for the greater area of Tortum for Saturday, 23rd of August 2014.

Light rain
29°C / 84 °F
Temperature during night:
14°C / 58 °F
Chance of rainfall:
General weather conditions:
Light rain
Wind and sky conditions:
Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-West. Clear sky
Air pressure & humidity:
794.5 hPa with 53% air humidity
Forecast for Sunday, 24th of August 2014
Light rain
Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)
Light rain, calm, clear sky.
Forecast for Monday, 25th of August 2014
Light rain
Day: 23°C (73 °F)
Night: 9°C (48 °F)
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Forecast for Tuesday, 26th of August 2014
Sky is clear
Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 7°C (45 °F)
Sky is clear, light 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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