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HKAC Archi-Trip 2019 : “Turkish Architecture - A Bridge between East and West” 香港建築中心2019年建築之旅:「中西橋樑的土耳其建築」

Good news! HKAC is planning our upcoming Archi-Trip to Turkey from 3 to 13 May 2019 !

Having hosted various civilisations, and having been influenced extensively by both Eastern and Western architecture, Turkey offers visitors an expansive architectural experience. With its unique location and rich history, Turkey is an open-air museum of the world's great architectural gems, featuring buildings from the Hellenistic, Roman, Byzantine, Seljuk, and Ottoman periods, as well from modern Turkey.

Since the 1950s, Turkey has been influenced significantly by the modern architecture movement. Some of Turkey’s most important architects began to complete their projects during this era.

This trip is specially curated by Architects KC KING, Corrin CHAN and Humphrey WONG. We will explore Turkey’s historical and latest architecture! We will also meet local architects who will share with us their views on Turkish architecture.

Don’t miss out this chance to explore together with us!

11-day program, including:
Anadolu: Safranbolu, Kaymakamlar Evi
Cappadoccia: Lake Tuz, Pigeon Valley, Argos, Uçhisar Castle, Göreme Open Air Museum, Fairy Chimneys, and Ürgüp
Konya: Pumukkale, Hierapolis
Bodrum: Yalıkavak Marina
Ephesus: Library of Celsus, Hercules Gate, Terrace House, Temple of Artemis, House of the Virgin Mary, Basilica of St. John
Istanbul: Hagia Sophia, Soğukçeşme Sokağı, The Blue Mosque, Dolmabahçe Palace, Topkapi Palace Museum, Istanbul Museum of Modern Art, Grand Bazaar, Beyazıt State Library, Spice Bazaar

(The above itinerary is for reference only, and is subject to changes, including for local requirements)

Due to limited places, please fill out the application form ( by 18 February 2019 (Monday) if you are interested. Priority will be given to pre-registered HKAC members and friends.

For inquiries, please contact Karen or Crystal at +852 2805 7146 or email us at