7 days in Sakarya Province Itinerary

7 days in Sakarya Province Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Sakarya Province tour itinerary planner

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Sapanca
— 4 nights
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Karasu
— 2 nights
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Sapanca

— 4 nights
Attractions like Orhan Gazi Camii and Tozlu Cami make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Sapanca: Sakarya (Poyrazlar Golu, Kent Park, &more). Spend the 3rd (Tue) exploring nature at Sakarya Il Ormani Tabiat Parki.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Sapanca trip maker site.

Istanbul to Sapanca is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. Traveling from Istanbul in August, Sapanca is slightly colder at night with lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to drive to Karasu.

Things to do in Sapanca

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Karasu

— 2 nights
On the 6th (Fri), kick back and relax at Karasu Coast, then contemplate the waterfront views at Maden Deresi, and then head outdoors with ACarlar Longoz Golu.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Karasu trip tool.

Traveling by car from Sapanca to Karasu takes 1.5 hours. In August in Karasu, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 19°C at night. You will leave for home on the 7th (Sat).

Things to do in Karasu

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Beaches

Sakarya Province travel guide

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Bodies of Water · Outdoor Activities · Parks
Sakarya is a province in Turkey, located on the coast of Black Sea. The Sakarya River creates a webbing of estuaries in the province.Sakarya is located in the Marmara Region. Its adjacent provinces are Kocaeli to the west, Bilecik to the south, Bolu to the southeast, and Düzce to the east. The capital of Sakarya is Adapazarı. The climate is oceanic due to its close proximity to the Black Sea.Sakarya is situated on the Ankara-Istanbul Highway. It is connected through both road and rail. Sakarya is serviced by Istanbul's Sabiha Gökçen International Airport. The current mayor of Sakarya is Zeki Tocoglu (AKP).Surface area: 482,109.70 hectaresPopulation: 917,373 (TUİK – 2013)City traffic plate number: 54 The city of Sakarya, one of the most important cities in Turkey for its rapid growth and development, is also attention worthy for its natural beauties and cultural richness.It is one of the paradise-like spots of the country with its sea, beaches, lakes, rivers, highlands, thermal springs along with traditional Ottoman lifestyle districts such as Taraklı and Geyve, and historical relics inherited from the Byzantine and Ottoman eras that are worth witnessing.

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