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Alanya's Iconic Landmark

Standing proudly against the Mediterranean Sea, the Red Tower (Kızıl Kule) isn't just Alanya's iconic landmark; it's a whispering testament to the city's rich history and architectural prowess. So, step back in time with us as we delve into the captivating story of this octagonal wonder, its secrets waiting to be unraveled.

A Symbol Steeped in History:

Built in 1226 under the reign of Sultan Alaeddin Keykubad I, the Red Tower served as a vital element of Alanya's defenses. Its octagonal form, crafted from distinctive red bricks, not only exudes an air of power but also whispers tales of strategic brilliance. The tower protected the harbor and shipyard, safeguarding the city from seaborne threats for centuries.

Beyond Defense: A Multifaceted Marvel:

While its defensive role is undeniable, the Red Tower was more than just a fortress. It housed a garrison, a weapons storage, and even a pigeon communication system. Climb its five floors, and your imagination will be ignited by the echoes of bygone battles, strategic planning, and the clatter of weaponry.

Mesmerizing Views & Architectural Gems

Reaching a height of 33 meters, the Red Tower offers breathtaking panoramic vistas of Alanya's coastline, harbor, and sprawling cityscape. Capture postcard-perfect moments as the turquoise waters shimmer below and the majestic Taurus Mountains frame the horizon. But don't just look out; look up! Intricate Seljuk craftsmanship adorns the ceilings, while the cylindrical well and water cistern whisper tales of resourcefulness and resilience.

A Museum Unveiling the Past:

Today, the Red Tower serves as a museum, its exhibits showcasing Seljuk and Ottoman artifacts that bring its history to life. Explore weaponry, pottery, nautical instruments, and everyday objects, each whispering stories of the people who once walked these halls.
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