Town hall in Fındıkpınarı
|Elevation||1,200 m (3,900 ft)|
|Time zone||EET (UTC+2)|
|• Summer (DST)||EEST (UTC+3)|
Fındıkpınarı is in Mezitli district, center of which is actually in Greater Mersin. It is mountainous town with an altitude of 1,200 metres (3,900 ft). It is 46 kilometres (29 mi) from Mersin. Situated among pine forests it is a popular summer resort. (Mountain resort towns are usually called yayla) Traditionally, people from Mersin used to spend their summer vacations in Fındıkpınarı. Although the yayla tradition is on the decline, the settled population of the town was 2818 as of 2012.
- TurksatArchived September 27, 2013, at the Wayback Machine.
- Gündüz Artan: Mersin Tarih Kronolojisi, İçel sanat kulübü Yayınları, Mersin, 2003
- Mayor's page (Turkish)
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