Trabzon Is the emerald green city of the Black Sea Coast;
Its history goes back to 2000 BC. However, the founders of Trabzon are unknown. It Is believed that, the founders of the city come to Trabzon from central
posing over the Caucasus. The name of the dty Is first died In the Xenophon’s book «nebesis e$ Tnapezjjs’. The city takes this name because of the table like shape of Orta hi ear and Yukarihisar parte which are the ancient centre of the dty. In the undent silk route Trabzon had an important point between Europa and Ada so the dty became a motherland for many civilizations throughout history. Throughout history, Trabzon was Inhabited by the MMellans, Persians, Romans, Byzantine, Commenos dynasty. In the beginning of 13th century the Commenos dynasty nied the dty over 250 years until the October 26.
1461 conquered by the Fatih sultan Mehmet The museums, monasteries, mosques, tombs, km*, Turkish baths, bade stan s and citadel so mound the dty, examples of dvll architectures, bazaars, have been woven to the history of the Trabzon as an embroidery.
The mystic town of the eest was praised with many compliments by many visiting scholars amongst whom Marco Polo and Evlya QeJabl deserve as special attention.
Ceded as a “Magnificent” by the westerns, the Kanunl Sultan SQleyman was bom In Trabzon and