Saimbeyli ( Armenian: Հաճըն, Hadjin) is a small city and a district in Adana Province, Turkey in the Çukurova region. The city of Saimbeyli is located in the Taurus mountains, 157 km north of the city of Adana, by a difficult road. The city has a population of 3,952.
The city of Saimbeyli is on the Göksu river (one of the sources of the
Seyhan, in a valley between the forested mountains of Dibek and Bakır. There is a pass through the mountains from here to Kayseri and the valley is watered by many mountain streams.
Places of interest [ edit ]
near the village of Bahçeköyü there is a castle perched on a rock. This rock has been fortified since antiquity and the castle played an important role in the
Saimbeyli castle (known as Badimon in the Middle Ages)
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References [ edit ]
^ "Area of regions (including lakes), km²". Regional Statistics Database. Turkish Statistical Institute. 2002 . Retrieved 2013-03-05.
^ "Population of province/district centers and towns/villages by districts - 2012". Address Based Population Registration System (ABPRS) Database. Turkish Statistical Institute . Retrieved 2013-02-27.