Region: Kayseri - Melikgazi
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The district Melikgazi was named after the son of the conqueror Melik Mehmet Gazi as Melikgazi. He was a commander and performed a big contribution for the becomming of Anatolia a Turkish area and his son for the renovation of Kayseri. That was the reason why Melikgazi get his name in 1988. Melikgazi, which is located at the upper red river in the central Anatolia, get his form of the three mountain ranges and the Plataus being in it. Melikgazi is known for his wineyards and above all for his walnuts.