Manchester to Ankara flights, MAN-ANK
Book your flight from Manchester to Ankara (MAN - ANK) today! Visit Turkey’s capital Ankara, an ancient city, which has formerly been known as Ancyra and Angora. Ankara is perhaps best known for its exports of mohair and Angora wool. It has hot summers and cold winters, so you may see some snow in the winter months. There are plenty of places to visit in Ankara, with over 50 museums from which to choose. You can learn about ancient civilisations in the Anatolian Civilisations Museum, see a collection of 18th and 19th century gadgets in the Cengelhan Rahmi M. Koc Museum and learn about Ankara’s more recent history in the Ulucanlar Prison Museum, which is located inside a former state prison. Other interesting sites to visit are Ankara Castle, an ancient fortification whose exact dates are unknown, and the historical Haci Bayram Mosque. The city also has a number of parks, including the Botanical Gardens and Ataturk Forest Farm and Zoo. There are plenty of shops, from traditional stores in the older parts of town to modern shopping malls. If it’s a cultural experience you’re after, you can see the Turkish State Opera and Ballet at the Ankara Opera House or in one of the Turkish State Theatres. There are five classical orchestras and four concert halls, so you’ll never be short of things to see. There are also a number of archaeological sites to visit including the Ankara Citadel, the Temple of Augustus and Rome, and the Roman Theatre. Book your flight from Manchester to Ankara today!