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Excursions to the Far East and Black Sea Coast Travel Guide


The quiet and dusty little town of Kâhta is nobody’s favorite place in Turkey and is really nothing more than a good base for exploring Mt. Nemrut. There are a few good hotels and places to eat, but nothing to see.

The construction of the large Atatürk Dam and the resulting rising waters have meant that Kâhta is now a lakeside town, and a number of restaurants have taken advantage of this,

opening up near the water, which makes a pleasant setting for a meal.

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