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İzmit Destination Guide

Touring İzmit in Turkey

İzmit in the region of Kocaeli with its 196,571 citizens is located in Turkey - some 165 mi or ( 266 km ) West of Ankara , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of İzmit

Time in İzmit is now 01:21 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Istanbul " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: İzmir, Dorylaeum, Ankara, Bucharest, and Sevastopol. Being here already, consider visiting İzmir . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recomendations for İzmit ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Mafia 2 Game - Soundtrack

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MAN BUS Lion's City Hybrid(hibrid otobüs)

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Man'ın Hibrid otobüsü... ..

istanbul taksi tasarım yarışması - istanbul taxi design competition --

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istanbul taksi tasarım yarışmasında finale kalan ve halkoylamasında ikinci olan projenin jüriye sunulan tüm paftaları. ..


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Bestes Haus am Platz in Izmit. Best Hotel in Izmit ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Nicomedia was an ancient city in what is now Turkey, founded in 712/11 BC as a Megarian colony and was originally known as Astacus. After being destroyed by Lysimachus, it was rebuilt by Nicomedes I of Bithynia in 264 BC under the name of Nicomedia, and has ever since been one of the most important cities in northwestern Asia Minor. Hannibal came to Nicomedia in his final years and committed suicide in nearby Libyssa. The historian Arrian was born there.

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Located at 40.77 29.92 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: 264 BC establishments, Ancient Greek cities, Ancient Greek sites in Turkey, Bithynia, Bithynian colonies, Cities in Turkey, Former populated places in Turkey, History of Izmit, History of Turkey by location, Populated places of the Byzantine Empire, Roman towns and cities in Turkey

İzmit Central Station

İzmit Central Station is the main railway station in İzmit. The station is a major rail hub and one of the busiest railway stations in Turkey. In 2009, the station saw 912,500 boardings; the most in its history. 50% of those boardings was toward Haydarpaşa Terminal in İstanbul. The new station was built in 1977 after replacing the original station.

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Located at 40.76 29.92 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: 1873 establishments in the Ottoman Empire, Architecture in Turkey, Buildings and structures in İzmit, Railway stations in Kocaeli Province, Railway stations opened in 1873, Railway stations opened in 1977

Kocaeli University

The University of Kocaeli (KOU) is a state university in Kocaeli, Turkey. It was founded as the Academy of Engineering and Architecture of Kocaeli in 1976. The electrical and mechanical engineering departments, basic sciences, and department of modern languages were the original departments of the academy. It became a part of Yıldız University in 1982. On July 1992, the Turkish government decided to build 22 universities nationwide, including Kocaeli University.

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Located at 40.77 29.94 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: 1992 establishments in Turkey, Buildings and structures in Kocaeli Province, Educational institutions established in 1992, Kocaeli Province, State universities and colleges in Turkey, Universities and colleges in Turkey

Kocaeli B.B. Ice Arena

Kocaeli B.B. Ice Arena (Turkish: Kocaeli B.B. Olimpik Buz Sporları Salonu), formerly Kocaeli Ice Rink, is an indoor ice skating and ice hockey arena located at Şirintepe neighborhood of Izmit in Kocaeli Province, Turkey. It was opened in 1999 and has a seating capacity of 3,600 spectators.

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Located at 40.77 29.95 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in İzmit, Ice hockey venues in Turkey, Indoor arenas in Turkey, Sports venues completed in 1999

İsmet Paşa Stadium

İsmet Paşa Stadium (Turkish: İzmit İsmetpaşa Stadyumu) is a multi-purpose stadium in İzmit, Turkey. It is used mostly for football matches and hosts the home matches of Kocaelispor. The stadium holds 12,710 spectators, and was built in 1978. It is named after the Turkish statesman İsmet İnönü.

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Located at 40.76 29.85 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in İzmit, Football venues in Turkey, Kocaelispor, Multi-purpose stadiums in Turkey

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in İzmit