Dermetinan Castle is one of the military monuments in Turkey. It is located in Mardin province of Turkey.
There is a few info on the castle. As it is known as a Byzantine castle, we can come across a powerful defensive components. It is so powerful that it could handle siege of Timur. We can see tombs of Byzantines here.
It provides valuable information on the historical background of the region. It is realized that it had an important role on military history of the region.
Adana province and region are built on most fertile plain of Turkey. Also this fertile plain has been hosting for centuries. The castles of the region are witness’ of this wealthy historical background.
Fog castle in Kozan county of Adana was one of the biggest castles. It is thought that it was built by Assyrians. Some sources state that Hittites built this castle. It seems that it had an important role on ruling the region.
This is the worth visiting place in order to feel the history.