Darphane (Mint)

A group of buildings topping the rocky cliff at the tip of Cilvadra Point, the end of Alanya Peninsula, is locally known as Darphane (Mint), although not a single coin was minted there.

A group of buildings topping the rocky cliff at the tip of Cilvadra Point, the end of Alanya Peninsula, is locally known as Darphane (Mint), although not a single coin was minted there. One Of the stone buildings from the 11th century is a chapel with a dome which is still intact There is also a cistern hewn out Of the rocks. The Darphane could be seen from the İçkale (Citadel) and it is an impressive sight when seen from the sea during any trip around the peninsula