) is one of cities in Turkey
situated some 40 km south-west of Tarsus
and 500 km from the capital
. The population of the the city was estimated at 537,900 people according to the 2014 census People mostly visit Mersin to see its lighthouses and archaeological sites.
The closest airport Adana (IATA: ADA) is about 80 km away.
Tourist attractions in Mersin
Mersin Feneri (The Mersin Lighthouse) is located at the Mediterranean coast in the city of Mersin, Turkey.
Yumuktepe (or Yümüktepe) is a tumulus at within the city borders of Mersin, Turkey. In 1936 the tumulus was at the outskirts of Mersin. But after the rapid increase of population, now the tumulus is in the Toroslar municipality of Mersin.
Have you seen everything in Mersin already? Let's have a look on the surroundings. Are you fancy to travel around a bit? Here is our list:
If you're interested in some photographs of Mersin - take a look at our gallery