General information Adıyaman
Area: 7,614 sq km
Population: 513,131 (1990)
City Traffic Code: 02
Adiyaman in Southeast Anatolia Region, located to the west, where the first stage of history going back to the people, who have many different cultures is a cultural and tourism center of the city. Adiyaman is one of the oldest settlements on the territory of the world, all the stages of human history, evidence was obtained. Adiyaman, the world's 8 Mount Nemrut known as the wonder of his work, Commagene civilization ruins, the world's 4th The Ataturk Dam, largest dam, dam Çamgazi, winter camp organization, with world championship games with the public in a prominent city.
DISTRICTS: Adiyaman (center) Besni, Çelikhan, Gerger, Golbasi, Kahta, Samsat, Sincik, Tut.
Besni: Adiyaman is one of the oldest settlements in the western part of the Besni. Important among the ruins of historic town 15 km from Besni. Sofraz from Tumulus, 33 km away from the Sesonk date (Obelisk) be considered. Besni District 6 km. located in the northeast of Besni İçmesinin juice kidney stones, chronic constipation, inflammation of the intestines and stomach are useful.
Çelikhan: Korucak district located north of the village of Adiyaman in the drinking water is the cure for many diseases, many people come every year as a curative water.
Gerger: Adıyaman, located 100 km northeast of the town of Gerger, BC II. Gerger Castle which was founded by the ancestors of Kommageneliler'in Arsames century became.
Kahta: 34 km from the province. east of the Euphrates River in the east and extends along the southeastern borders. The largest town of the province Kahta, Mount Nemrut Tumulus and with God the creator of the statues of the borders of the district includes a large part of the works of civilization Commagene. Each year, thousands of local and foreign tourists visited the stall and accommodation point for visitors from Mount Nemrut.
Samsat: a peninsula surrounded on three sides by the waters of the Ataturk Dam Lake is located 47 km from Adıyaman Samsat shape. Archaeological research and excavations in and around the historic old Samsat Palaces, Aqueducts, Castles and precious articles were found.