Located in the Inner-West Anatolia part of the Aegean Region, Afyonkarahisar is a crossroad on the west side of Anatolia. Afyonkarahisar has an important place in the minds of those traveling from east to west, from south to north.
The Karahisar Castle (Karahisar Kalesi) which is located in a protected area within the city centre, is the place identified with the city for its closely associated with the formation of the name of Afyonkarahisar.
Afyonkarahisar is known as the thermal capital of Türkiye. As such, the city is most famous for its thermal facilities, physical therapy, medical spa facilities, and natural therapies.
The developed agriculture and animal husbandry in Afyonkarahisar were among the determining factors of the city's food culture, traditional cuisine and local delicacies.
Alongside being a city that attracts its visitors in terms of history, tourism and culture, Afyonkarahisar fascinates everyone with its natural beauties.
Afyonkarahisar is one of the important cities that host international music events. Classical and jazz music events organized every year in the city contribute to the cultural texture of the city.
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Karahisar Castle; The history of the castle built on a volcanic mountain dates back to 1350 BCE.