Izmir Kiraz District Guide

Izmir City Guide

Kiraz is an important agricultural center of İzmir and it’s famous for its cherry. So, the name of the district Kiraz means cherry in Turkish. The district has an important cherry agricultural center of Turkey with important produce amount. Kiraz is located 145 km. away from the city center with 43.000 population. Handicrafts such as knitting, weaving and embroidery, which have been continuing from the past to the present in the villages of Kiraz, continue today. It is possible to find examples of these handicrafts in the markets that are set up once a week. On the other hand, tourism and industry are developing with the new investments at the last years in Kiraz.

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

District Name



Population Density

Population Growth Rate

Surface Area

Number of Neighbourhood




77 / km2

-0,15 %

573 km2


Do you want to get detailed information about hospitals in Kiraz ? If you’re, our special health guide will be helpful for you. In Kiraz, there are 1 state hospital named as Kiraz State Hospital in the district.

If you are looking for real estate for sale in Kiraz or real estate for rent in Kiraz, you are on the right page.  As of the end of October 2020 in Kiraz, İzmir, the prices of houses for sale have increased by 43.40% in the last year. Average for sale residential property size is 145 square meters. Considering the annual averages, as of the end of October 2020, the neighborhoods that gained the most value in İzmir’s Kiraz district for housing were Cumhuriyet and İstiklal, respectively.

Accommodation in Kiraz is an important issue for people who visit city for different purposes like tourism or business. You can find a few accommodation alternatives in Kiraz. Many people prefer to stay in Nazilli city near Kiraz.

Check out the “Best places to visit in Kiraz” or “Top 10 things to do and see in Kiraz” questions in this guide. In Kiraz, which has many places and structures that you will visit with its historical texture that has survived until today, Hisar Castle, which is located in the vicinity of Hisar Village from the Roman Empire period, and Yağlar Castle are among the castles of the district that have been preserved until today. The Beretta Ancient City, located in the Çayağzı Village, Kaleköy Ancient City, which was built using the half-curved vault construction technique, and the rock cemeteries in Erenler Village, which is an ancient structure, are also places that will attract the attention of archeology and history lovers. Haliller Fountain, Aydınoğlu Mosque, Suludere Mosque and Suludere Bath, which is a monumental structure, and Isa Bey Mosque built by İsa Bey in Aydınoğulları, are among the other buildings to be seen in the district.

There are bus services from city center to Kiraz district. Check out the İzmir railway network map below :

Izmir Subway Map


Enes Sahin

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