Kafkasör Festival of Culture and Art

   The mostly interesting part of the festival organized traditionally in during the first week of the July of every year is bull fights. The bulls from the different parts of the city have been categorized according to the thickness of their necks and matched with each other to fight. In order not to hurt the bulls, some certain rules have been implemented since the inception of the bullfighting. During the fighting, if the bulls deemed weak withdraw from the arena, they are regarded as defeated and taken away from the special part of the arena by the persons concerned. Therefore, Caucasuser Bullfighting becomes a sport and festive event within its own rules. This bullfighting, which is performed in the sole “Bullfighting Arena” in Turkey and resume the social and cultural structure of the Artvin district, is unique in the world.

Sarıbudak Village (Melo) Cemetery (Protected Historical Area)
   It is located in the Sarıbudak Village of Artvin, which is 60 km away from the city center. There are the graves of  nine martyrs who died during the attack of the Russian Army on the border comission in the First World War in this cemetery. The cemetery where the soldiers whose names are unknown are buried turned into a war cemetery by the 211th Border District Commandership in 1997.
Melodere Eastern Spruce Nature Zone
   The species of spruce tree which is in Melodere site of Taşlıca Village in Artvin is about 150 years old. It is 30 metres long and 2.40 metres wide and has got 0.76 diameter. The zone is composed in 06/09/2002 and its area is 1000 m².
Aralık Village Bridge
   The structure which doesn't have an epigraph was probably constructed in the 18th century. It is 28 m long and 2.40 m wide. The bridge which is over the creek near Aralık Village is in the group of  single arch stone bridges with a pitched way.  The arch of the bridge was designated  by two-grade arch. Hewnstones and rubble stones were used in its arch and its walls. The way of it was also made of hewnstones and its barrier walls are strong enough. It is used by the pedestrians today.
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