Silifke
in Mersin, Turkey

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
36.378 and 33.934 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 36° 22' 40" and E 33° 56' 3"
Currency and Currency Code:
Lira - TRY
Spoken languages:
Turkish, Kurdish, Azerbaijani, Avaric
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:13 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/Istanbul
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:18 am and 6:35 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Area
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Turkey in Western Asia

Safety Score: 2,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Turkey.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Turkey. Last Update: 2020-02-25 07:23:21

Delve into Silifke

Silifke in Mersin with it's 75,315 habitants is a town located in Turkey about 252 mi (or 405 km) south of Ankara, the country's capital town.

Time in Silifke is now 04:13 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Istanbul with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 10 airports closer to Silifke, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Turkey is Adana Airport in a distance of 85 mi (or 138 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Turkey is Neolithic Site of Çatalhöyük in a distance of 108 mi (or 174 km), North-West.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Tasucu, Kirobasi, Sarikavak, Ovacik and Erdemli. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 12°C / 53 °F

Morning Temperature 5°C / 41 °F
Evening Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 53%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 27th of February 2020

11°C (52 °F)
9°C (48 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 28th of February 2020

12°C (54 °F)
6°C (42 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Saturday, 29th of February 2020

13°C (55 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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Karaman-Silifke Bisiklet Turu (Karaman Bisiklet -YOL& MTB Gezginleri)

Published: June 24, 2013
Length: 18:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ibrahim küçük

8,gezi detay: Karaman'dan başlayıp Silifke yaylalarından yaptığımız Silifke Taşucu gezisi Mesafe: 167,34 km Zaman: 08:14:16 Ort Hız: 20,3 km / s Kalori: 3.790 C Ort Sıcaklık: 23,3...


Silifke İçin İhanet Projesi!

Published: October 21, 2014
Length: 42:29 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: TAŞUCU DENİZKIZI

Göksu Nehri Doğallığından Koparılıp Kanala Dönüştürülüyor! Haberi Gör: http://goo.gl/tHwhrg www.facebook.com/TasucuDenizkizi.


GÖKSEL KONSERİ SİLİFKE (HD)

Published: May 22, 2013
Length: 43:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: gökhan m

Silifkemize neşe katan Göksele teşekkür eder başarılarının devamını diliyoruz :)


Silifke Faşizme Ses Verdi! FEM Dershanesi Önü! | 03.06.2013

Published: June 05, 2013
Length: 26:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TAŞUCU DENİZKIZI

https://www.facebook.com/TasucuDenizkizi Silifke Faşizme Ses Verdi! FEM Dershanesi Önü! | 03.06.2013 Silifke, bugüne kadar belki de hiç olmayan kitlesel bir halk katılımı ile yürüyeceğ...


Silifke Faşizme Karşı Meydanlarda! Silifkelinin Sloganına Polis Eşlik Ederse!

Published: June 09, 2013
Length: 51:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TAŞUCU DENİZKIZI

https://www.facebook.com/TasucuDenizkizi Silifke Faşizme Karşı Meydanlarda! Silifkelinin Sloganına Polis Eşlik Ederse! Silifke, bugüne kadar belki de hiç olmayan kitlesel bir halk...


Silifke Faşizme Ses Verdi! Tarihi Taş Köprü! | 03.06.2013.

Published: June 08, 2013
Length: 41:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TAŞUCU DENİZKIZI

https://www.facebook.com/TasucuDenizkizi Silifke Faşizme Ses Verdi! Tarihi Taş Köprü! | 03.06.2013 Silifke, bugüne kadar belki de hiç olmayan kitlesel bir halk katılımı ile yürüyeceği...


Silifke Faşizme Ses Verdi! AKP Binası Önü! 04.06.2013

Published: June 05, 2013
Length: 02:26 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: TAŞUCU DENİZKIZI

www.facebook.com/TasucuDenizkizi Silifke Faşizme Ses Verdi! AKP Binası Önü! 04.06.2013 Silifke, bugüne kadar belki de hiç olmayan kitlesel bir halk katılımı ile yürüyeceğiz dedik...


Koçak Özel Eğitim ve Rehabilitasyon Merkezi(Silifke)

Published: July 03, 2014
Length: 30:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ergül Varol


40. Yılında Silifke'de Kültür!

Published: March 19, 2014
Length: 56:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TAŞUCU DENİZKIZI

Tarihi kale mi, alelade yıkıntı bir harabe mi? Bir Tuhaf Kültür Kenti Silifke! Haberi Gör: http://goo.gl/SGoGWd.


Chasm of Heaven and Hell, Maiden's Castle Mawakefi's photos around Silifke, Turkey (slideshow)

Published: November 17, 2010
Length: 00:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

Preview of Mawakefi's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/mawakefi/1/1254484602/tpod.html This blog preview was made by TravelPod using...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Burunucu

Burunucu is a village in Silifke district of Mersin Province, Turkey. The village at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:36|21|N|33|56|E||| | |name= }} is situated on the state highway D.400 . It is almost at the midway between Silifke and Taşucu (a coastal town in Mersin Province), the distance to both being about 5 kilometres . It is 86 kilometres to Mersin. The population of Burnucu is 772 as of 2011. The village was a port in the antiquity and its name was Sarpedon.

Located at 36.35, 33.9333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Mersin Province, Mediterranean Region, Turkey, Villages in Turkey, Silifke District

Silifke Bridge

Silifke Bridge is a historical bridge in Mersin Province, Turkey.

Located at 36.3833, 33.9333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Silifke District, Buildings and structures in Mersin Province, Roman bridges in Turkey, 1st-century bridges, Arch bridges

Tekir ambarı

Tekir ambarı is a large cistern in Silifke district of Mersin Province, Turkey. A part of the city of Silifke, it is situated to the west of city center and to the east of Silifke castle at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:36|23|N|33|55|E||| | |name= }} . It was built during the early years of Byzantine Empire. The building material is face stone. The west to east dimension is 46 metres and the north to south dimension is 23 metres . The depth of the cistern is 14 metres .

Located at 36.3833, 33.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Silifke District, Byzantine architecture, Roman cisterns, Reservoirs in Turkey, Cisterns in Mersin Province

Silifke Castle

Silifke Castle is a medieval castle in Turkey.

Located at 36.3833, 33.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Turkey, Silifke District, Byzantine military architecture, Buildings and structures in Mersin Province, Mediterranean Region, Turkey

Tosmurlu

Tosmurlu is a village in Silifke district of Mersin Province, Turkey. At {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:36|23|N|33|54|E||| | |name= }} it is situated to the north of Turkish state highway D.715 and to the west of Silifke. The distance to Silifke is 3 kilometres and to Mersin is 88 kilometres . The population of Tosmurlu is 1072 as of 2011. According to the village web page the village was founded by the Yörüks about two centuries ago.

Located at 36.3833, 33.9 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Mersin Province, Villages in Turkey, Silifke District, Mediterranean Region, Turkey

Bolacalıkoyuncu

Bolacalıkoyuncu is a village in Silifke district of Mersin Province, Turkey. The village at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:36|21|N|33|55|E||| | |name= }} is situated on the state highway D.400. It is almost merged to Taşucu a town to the west. The distance to Silifke is 6 kilometres and to Mersin is 91 kilometres . The population of Bolacalıkoyuncu is 849 as of 2011. The name of the village is composed of two words. Bolacalı refers to a cross bred goat and koyuncu means sheepman.

Located at 36.35, 33.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Mersin Province, Mediterranean Region, Turkey, Villages in Turkey, Silifke District

Ulugöz, Silifke

Ulugöz is a village in Silifke district of Mersin Province, Turkey. It is situated on Turkish state highway D.400 which runs from west to east in south Turkey at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:36|21|N|33|56|E||| | |name= }}. Distance to Silifke is 4 kilometres and to Mersin is 89 kilometres . The population of Ulugöz is 830 as of 2011. Major economic activity of the village is farming . Green house vegetables and strawberries are the main crops.

Located at 36.35, 33.9333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Mersin Province, Mediterranean Region, Turkey, Villages in Turkey, Silifke District

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Selefke, Seleucia, Selefkeh, Silifke, سيليفكى, Sılıfka, سلوکیه, シリフケ, Силифке, Seleucia ad Calycadnum, ضلع سلیفکے, 錫利夫凱