City Guide > Bartın
Bartın ın ingilizce özellikleri
Area: 2.140 km²
Population: 184.178 (2000)
Traffic Code: 74
Districts: Bartın (center), Amasra, Kurucaşile, Ulus
How To Get
The majority of transportation to Bartın Province is via highway.
Highway: The bus station of Bartın Province is located in the city center and it is possible to find busses to every province of the country.
Railway: The nearest railway station to Bartın is located at 38 kilometer distance, in Saltukova (Zonguldak).
Air Transportation: The nearest airport to Bartın is located at 38 kilometer distance, in Saltukova (Zonguldak).
There are numerous ancient city ruins inside the borders of historic Paphlagonia region. Ancient cities of Sesamos (Amasra), Kromna (Kurucaşile) and Erythinoi (Çakraz) are located inside the borders of Bartın.
The castle, two churches, bedesten, Kuşkayası Road Monument (Unique in the world) and inziva (seclusion) cave inside the city center are among the visual parts of the ancient city. The sections of the ancient city like forum, council palace, road of honor, theatre, acropolis, necropolis are below ground.