Anamur is a cute district in Mersin Province. It was founded by the Phoenicians and occupied by the Assyrians and Hittites. Its former name was Anemurium. The kingdoms of Kizzuwatnas, Assyrians, Hittites, Macedonians, Romans, Byzantines, and Turks ruled the region throughout history. The region is known for its bananas and peanuts. The visiting sites are Anemurium ancient city, the castles Mamure and Soft, Titiapolis ancient city, and the Anamur museum.