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Akcakale Destination Guide

Delve into Akcakale in Turkey!

Akcakale in the region of Ardahan is a place located in Turkey - some 554 mi (or 892 km) East of Ankara, the country's capital.

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Local time in Akcakale is now 10:50 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Istanbul" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Tabriz, Diyarbakır, Grozny, Tbilisi, Kutaisi or Canaksu. While being here, you might want to check out Yukaricambaz, Taşdeğirmen, Kakac, Doğruyol, Damlica and Asagicambaz as well. We discovered some clip posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

12°C / 53 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 5°C / 41 °F
Evening Temperature 9°C / 47 °F
Night Temperature -0°C / 31 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 92%
Air Pressure 811.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 36% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 24th of October 2018
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 6°C (44 °F)
Night: 3°C (38 °F)
Thursday, 25th of October 2018
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 8°C (46 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)
Friday, 26th of October 2018
Snow, calm, overcast clouds.
Snow Day: 2°C (35 °F)
Night: -1°C (30 °F)



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Interesting facts about this location

Lake Çıldır

Lake Çıldır, Georgian: ჩრდილი, ჩრდილის ტბა - Chrdilis tba (original etymology of the word Çıldır - meaning lake of shadows, Armenian: Ծովակ Հյուսիսո - Tzovák Hiusisó) is a large freshwater lake in the Ardahan Province, northeastern part of Turkey. It is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:41.0425|N|43.2552778|E||||| | |name= }}, close to the borders with Georgia and Armenia. Lake Çıldır is located at the elevation of about 1,900 m and is surrounded by a mountainous region.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.08, 43.3 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Ardahan Province, Lakes of Turkey


Aşıkşenlik (former Sukara and Yakınsu) is a town in Ardahan Province, Turkey. The present name of the town refers to an Aşık Şenlik, a folk poet (1850-1913).

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Located at 41.08, 43.3 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Ardahan Province, Towns in Turkey, Çıldır District

Kartsakhi Lake

Kartsakhi Lake is a lake of Samtskhe-Javakheti, southern Georgia, lying on the Turkish border. It is the second largest lake in the country, covering an area of 26.3 or 26.6 square kilometres at an altitude of 1799 m. An important bird habitat, it holds one of the largest populations of Eurasian Eagle-owl in the country, with the Dalmatian Pelican and Great White Pelican. The village of Kartsakhi lies near its northeastern bank.

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Located at 41.08, 43.3 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Important Bird Areas, Lakes of Georgia (country), Lakes of Turkey, Samtskhe-Javakheti

Lake Aktaş

Lake Aktaş, Lake Khozapini, or Kartsakhi Lake is a lake the Caucasus Mountains. It sits on the international border between Georgia and Turkey.

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Located at 41.08, 43.3 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Georgia (country)–Turkey border, International lakes of Asia, International lakes of Europe, Lakes of Georgia (country), Lakes of Turkey

Kars–Tbilisi–Baku railway

The Kars–Tbilisi–Baku railway, or Kars-Akhalkalaki-Tbilisi-Baku railway, is a regional rail link project to directly connect Turkey, Georgia and Azerbaijan. The project was originally to be completed by 2010 but is now scheduled for completion by 2013.

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Located at 41.08, 43.3 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Cross-border railway lines in Turkey, International railway lines, Proposed transport infrastructure in Asia, Proposed transport infrastructure in Europe, Rail transport in Asia, Rail transport in Azerbaijan, Rail transport in Europe, Rail transport in Georgia (country)

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