Konya – a city in Turkey’s central Anatolia. Population – 2,079,225, the center of the eponymous province of Konya.
The city is known for its history, has great cultural and religious significance.
The place was inhabited for a long time. 50 km south of the town is a settlement Çatalhöyük, whose history can be traced to 7500 BC. e.
Entitled Kuvanov city was a Hittite empire around 4000 ago, as it was called in Phrygia.
Despite their proximity to the Mediterranean Sea, the climate is much cooler Konya, Antalya than or Yalta, aided by a large height above sea level (about 1000 meters), and insecurity from the cold north winds.