SiirtSiirt is a valuable place to be seen with climate that four seasons passes by most beautiful way, , productive soils that every kind of vegetable and fruit breed, blankets and carpets that hand made and produced by eye - straining work, curative Pervari honey, large seeded peanut, Zivzik Narı and carpets that hand made and produced by eye - straining work, curative Pervari honey, large seeded peanut, Zivzik Narı that has unique tasting, natural beauties, historical creations, Islamic saints died in city. Thermal springs, tombs, historical Mosques, Castles and bridges are take important place in historical and touristic values of Siirt city.
Previously known as Saird, in pre-Islamic times Siirt was an episcopacy of the Byzantine Church. An illuminated manuscript known as the Syriac Bible of Paris may have originated from the Bishop of Siirt's library, Siirt's Christians would have worshipped in Syriac, a liturgical language related to Arabic still in use by the Chaldean Rite, other Eastern Christians inRead More
Places of interest
Mosques and Tombs Veysel Karani Mausoleum (Baykan) is located in Ziyaret Locality of Baykan district, on Diyarbakır - Bitlis highway 40 kilometers away from Siirt province..The mausoleum which was constructed by the locally manufactured plaster known as "cas" in 1901 and was covered with a dome. The structure was collapsedRead More
Shuttle bus service is available to the center of Siirt from many parts of Turkey.Siirt is not far fromDiyarbakır, the largest city of Southeastern Anatolia and lying 187 km west of Siirt andis the most important road in connection of city. Coach station is 1 km far away from cityRead More