- Mağara, Silifke
— Village — Coordinates: Coordinates: Country Turkey Province Mersin Province District Silifke Government – Muhtar Elevation 1,410 m (4,590 ft) Population (2010) – Total 233 Time zone EET (UTC+2) – Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3) Postal code 33940 Area code(s) 0324 Licence plate 33
Mağara (former Mara or Kırobası) is a village in Silifke district of Mersin Province, Turkey. It is situated in Toros Mountains. At it is about 45 kilometres (28 mi) to Silifke and 125 kilometres (78 mi) to Mersin. The population of village is 233  as of 2010. But it was a more populous settlement in the Middle Ages. The Greeks who made a part of the population were deported to Greece during the compulsory population exchange between Greece and Turkey (Turkish: mübadele) in 1920s. Modern day Mağara is known for annual commemoration day for Marshal Fevzi Çakmak.
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