SamsunSamsun placed at the Black Sea Region is one of the region cities has highest tourism potential with , natural historical and cultural riches, opportunity of maritime, airway, air and railway arrival. Samsun preserve its importance and property by time with being commence place of Turk Liberation War by arrival of Atatürk at the date of 19 May 1919 due to plan defense of Anatolia.
Districts: Counties of Samsun are; Alaçam, Asarcık, Ayvacık, Bafra, Çarşamba, Havza, Kavak, Ladik, Ondokuzmayıs, Salıpazarı, Tekkeköy, Terme, Vezirköprü and Yakakent.
Samsun has a typical Black Sea climate with high and evenly distributed rainfall the year round. Summers are warm and humid, and the average maximum temperature is around 27 °C (81 °F) in August. Winters are cool and damp, and the lowest average minimum temperature is around 3 °C(37 °F) in January. Precipitation is heaviest in lateRead More
Places of interest
Replica ofBandırma is the replica of the ferry that took Kemal Atatürk from Istanbul to the port of Samsun. Inside, there is a collection of photographs of Atatürk and his comrades. You can also watch a short film of that time. Atatürk Kültür Sarayı (AKM - Palace of Culture). ConcertsRead More
Boat tripis aalong the coast which takes 2 hours, on a boat namedSamsunum("my Samsun"). Fishingis very funny and good activity gives you pleasure in the Black Sea for its rich fish varieties. If you are interested inarts, you will find a thing or two that you might like. There isRead More
There are shuttle bus services to the center of Samsun from many parts of Turkey. İt is acheaper and slower alternative fro the tourists to reach Samsun by bus.Read More
From İstanbul till Samsun is 737 km, from Izmir is 998 km, 412 km from Ankara to Samsun and from other centers if you want to go to your own vehicle is as follows: From Sivas to Samsun is approximately 313 kilometers (km) and takes about 50 minutes, about 4Read More
The local airport is calledSamsun-Çarşamba Airport is 23 km from the city centre. There are frequent flights fromIstanbul, daily from other big Turkish cities and some international (mainly from Germany) flights in summer.Read More