Kayalıdere ancient site; Urartu settlement area

Kayalıdere ancient site

This ancient site is located in Muş province of Turkey. It is a small settlement area of Urartu civilization but it doesn’t mean that it has no importance.

The construction period isn’t absolute. It is certain that it was an Urartu settlement area and well known graveyard region of Urartu civilization due to rock caves. Also this site had a military base of Urartu state. Valuable items such as bronze lion figure and similar were unearthed.

Kayalıdere ancient site
Rocky settlements of Kayalıdere


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