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Alahan Monastery, Mersin, Turkey

Latitude and longitude coordinates are: 36.791389, 33.353611.

Alahan Monastery is an important historical site and the ruins of an old monastery situated in the neighborhood of the city of Mersin in Marsin Province, southern Turkey. The monastery was built in the 5th century and located high in the Isauria mountains. Built in the Byzantine epoch, the monastery played a role as a religious place and the destination for pilgrims and believers. Today, it is a key landmark of the area and all the visitors can take a guided tour to the site. Since it is located quite high in the mountains (about 3 - 4 thousand feet), it is necessary to walk up for about an hour from the neighboring settlement. The monastery is on the list of the UNESCOWorld Heritage and is one of the most interesting places to visit in the region.

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Alahan Monastery, Mersin, Turkey Lat Long Coordinates Info

The latitude of Alahan Monastery, Mersin, Turkey is 36.791389, and the longitude is 33.353611. Alahan Monastery, Mersin, Turkey is located at Turkey country in the Monasteries place category with the gps coordinates of 36° 47' 29.0004'' N and 33° 21' 12.9996'' E.

Alahan Monastery, Mersin, Turkey Geographic Information
DMS Lat36° 47' 29.0004'' N
DMS Long33° 21' 12.9996'' E
UTM Easting531,548.72
UTM Northing4,071,789.19
Country CodeTR
Zoom Level12

Coordinates of Alahan Monastery, Mersin, Turkey is given above in both decimal degrees and DMS (degrees, minutes and seconds) format. The country code given is in the ISO2 format.

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