Ankara Kecioren District Guide

Ankara City Guide

Keçiören is one of the metropolitan districts of Ankara with around one milion population. At the same time, Keçiören is the second largest district of Ankara and the third largest district of the country in terms of population. The district is adjacent to Kahramankazan, Altındağ, Pursaklar, Yenimahalle, Etimesgut, Sincan and Çankaya districts of the city. Keçiören district has many natural and historical beauties. Keçiören district also has the largest urban cable car in the country. On the other hand, Keçiören district has attracted attention with its fertile vineyards and gardens throughout history. The district has also hosted many famous names.

Check out the most comprehensive Keçiören district guide now. You will find the answers of many questions like “Places to see in Keçiören” or “How to get to Keçiören?” in this guide.

District Name



Population Density

Population Growth Rate

Surface Area

Number of Neighbourhood




6.059 / km2

3,23 %

189 km2


Do you want to get detailed information about hospitals in Keçiören? If you’re, our special health guide will be helpful for you. In Keçiören, there are 3 state hospitals and 7 private hospitals. In addition, there are many medical centers such as eye hospitals, dialysis centers, psychiatry center, Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Center, oral and dental health clinics in the district.

If you are looking for real estate for sale in Keçiören or real estate for rent in Keçiören, you are on the right page. As of the end of August 2020 in Ankara, Keçiören district, the prices of houses for sale have increased by 20.49% in the last year. Average for sale residential property size is 130 square meters. Considering the annual averages, the neighborhoods that gained the most value in Ankara province Keçiören district as of the end of August 2020 were Karakaya, Hisar, Kafkas, Kamil Ocak, Atapark, respectively.

Accommodation in Keçiören is an important issue for people who visit city for different purposes like tourism or business. You can find a lot of hotels that are suitable for every kind of budget in the borders of district.

Check out the “Best places to visit in Keçiören” or “Top 10 things to do and see in Keçiören” questions in this guide. Keçiören is one of the richest districts of the Ankara in terms of historical places and natural beauties. Estergon Castle is one of the historical places to visit in Keçiören district. Ethnography Museum reflecting Turkish history and culture is located inside the castle. You can watch the view of Keçiören from the viewing terrace of the castle. Keçiören Waterfall is another natural beauty to visit in the district. It is the largest artificial waterfall in the country. The waterfall is surrounded by parks and cafes. You can take amazing landscape photos in this place. Sea World Aquarium in Keçiören district is the second largest aquarium in the country. There are many sea creatures in this aquarium. Finally, we recommend you to take the Keçiören Cable Car, which offers a bird’s eye view of Ankara.

Keçiören has bus and railway transportation alternatives. You can use EGO buses or ÖHO buses to visit different districts of the city. You can also use minibuses for inner transportation in the district. Keçiören is 25 kilometers away from Ankara Esenboğa International Airport. On the other hand, it is possible to reach the district by metro from AKM and Kızılay stations. There is also a cable car that provides both transportation and touristic sightseeing services in the district.

Check out the Ankara metro map below :

Ankara Subway Map


Enes Sahin

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