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Tokat is in [Turkey].
Tokat is a landlocked city in the north of Central Anatolia, Turkey.
Tokat is a historical city, having important historical buildings and monuments mostly from Seljuq, Ilkhanate and Ottoman eras. Today, Tokat is a mid-sized Anatolian city with a population of more than 130.000 people. Historic core of the city lies around the castle whereas new city extends along with the banks of Yeşilırmak.
There are several daily buses from Istanbul and Ankara. A bus ride from Istanbul takes more than 12 hrs while bus ride from Ankara takes 6 hrs.
Tokat has a small airport. Anadolu Jet offers scheduled flights from/to Istanbul and Ankara.
Tokat is located at the junction point of roads connecting Blacksea region and Mid Anatolia such as D850 and D180.
As like many other Anatolian cities, Tokat also has a main avenue, GOP Caddesi, where most of stores, banks, restarurants etc are located.