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Discover Nisibis in Turkey

Nisibis in the region of Mardin with its 88,977 habitants is a town located in Turkey - some 493 mi or ( 793 km ) South-East of Ankara , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Nisibis

Local time in Nisibis is now 09:32 PM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Istanbul " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Baghdad, Mosul, Hilaliyah, Ad Darbasiyah, and Binar 'Ali. When in this area, you might want to check out Baghdad . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Nisibis ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Gold Jewelry and Old Stuff (Antiques) to Buy in Mardin, Southeastern Turkey

2:14 min by travelswithsheila
Views: 665 Rating: 0.00 You would think that over two hours wandering the narrow streets in Mardin's Old Bazaar would be enough. It wasn't. Time to browse the one, long main street called Cumhuriyet ..

Tatvan - Nusaybin Caprile's photos around Nusaybin, Turkey

1:47 min by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4
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Preview of Caprile's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor™ TripWow slideshow creator. Entry from: Nusaybin, Turke ..

partya avindara

1:25 min by Mousa Shikhi
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Interesting facts about this location

Nusaybin railway station

Nusaybin Railway Station is a railway station in the town of Nusaybin, Turkey next to the Turkey/Syria border. The station is the easternmost station in Turkey on the Baghdad Railway. The station was opened on October 25, 1918 by the Baghdad Railway. As of now, the station has no passenger service.

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Located at 37.08 41.23 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Mardin, Railway stations in Turkey, Railway stations opened in 1918

School of Nisibis

The School of Nisibis, for a time absorbed into the School of Edessa, was an educational establishment in Nisibis, modern-day Turkey. It was an important spiritual center of the early Church of the East, and like Gundeshapur, is sometimes referred to as the world's first university. The School had three primary departments teaching, Theology, Philosophy, and Medicine. The most famous of the School's teachers was Narsai who was previously heading the School of Edessa.

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Located at 37.07 41.22 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Christian terms, Christianity in Turkey, Church of the East, Educational institutions established in the 4th century, Nestorianism, Osroene


Qamishli is a city in north eastern Syria on the border with Turkey, adjoining the Turkish city of Nusaybin, and close to Iraq. It is part of the Al-Hasakah Governorate, and is the administrative capital of the Qamishli District within the governorate.

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Located at 37.05 41.22 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Al-Qamishli, Cities in Syria

Kamishly Airport

Kamishly Airport is an airport serving Qamishli (also known as Kamishli or Qamishli), a city in northeastern Syria.

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Located at 37.02 41.19 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Airports in Syria, Al-Hasakah Governorate


Elbeğendi (Syriac: ܟܦܪܐ ܬܚܬܝܬܐ Kafro Tahtayto) is an Assyrian/Syriac village in Midyat District of Mardin Province, Turkey. It has a population of 50 persons, its inhabites are followers of the Syriac Orthodox Church. The syriac-aramaic name Kafro Tahtayto means lower village.

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Located at 37.28 41.41 (Lat./Long.); Less than 28 km away
Tags: Assyrian settlements, Tur Abdin, Villages in Turkey

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Nisibis