Erzurum is situated at the edge of a plain where nature has speared no beauty being established at the foot of the Palandoken mountain in Eastern Anatolia. The establishment of the city in this location is not a coincidence. Through its history of 6000 years it has been an economic and political centre in the region. Erzurum has hosted some of the most important civilizations of the world such as the Persians, Romans, Byzantines, Seljuks and Ottomans. It is the untouched tourism paradise of Turkey that is worth traveling through for sightseeing with its geographical properties and beauties of nature in addition to the very important remains of these civilizations.