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Sapanca Lake Tours and Tickets
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

i go with group of people from different countries through an office in taksim it was nice to meet other ppl and i have a nice day .. view is amazing you can also visit factory spots to buy honey,sweets or natural soaps .. it...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank mona m
Reviewed 1 September 2019 via mobile

The lake view is wonderful and in some parts good for swimming although you are never sure if the water is 100% clean since you are in Turkey.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank jasonmrazz
Reviewed 28 August 2019 via mobile

The lake side walk was very marvelous in the afternoon. This time our visit was perfect as we arrived around 4:30 PM. We hired a boat for 20 minutes cost 50 TL. The water waves were a bit strong that made us add more efforts...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 18 August 2019 via mobile

Being close to Istanbul, it is a great place for a weekend escape. There are plenty of hotel and restaurant options and you can stroll along the lake. There is a mountain ski resort (Kartepe) close by as well. Worth spending a couple of relaxing...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank b0fi
Reviewed 26 July 2019 via mobile

This place has beautiful for sightseeing. There are several activities for all ages, e.g. zip line, buggy’s, huge swing. There also cafes that serve fresh pastries.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank WisalAbbas
Reviewed 16 July 2019 via mobile

While visiting Mashukia and Sapanca, make sure to enjoy the lake and it's shops. It is around 1-1.5km of direct to Sapanca lake walkway. Reasonably priced shops and snacks.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank fadim386
Reviewed 2 July 2019 via mobile

Nice place to visit Lake, several cafes and restaurants with view. Nice atmosphere Several activities on lake (fishing and boat ship tours

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank fahada54
Reviewed 11 June 2019 via mobile

If you are visiting Turkey (Istanbul mainly) try to have a day to go visit Sapanca. It's a calm city and the lake is just WOW.. if you wanna just sit and enjoy the view and weather you can grab whatever you want , choose...More

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank Lilette_Al
Reviewed 9 May 2019 via mobile

It’s the perfect place for family and friends! The lake is absolutely stunning and the walk around it is great. Highly recommended

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Q7239QGsarahs
Reviewed 20 March 2019 via mobile

Enroute to Safranbolu from Istanbul we detoured to beautiful Lake Sapanca. The view from the lakeside was extremely relaxing watching the ducks enjoying themselves was joy in itself. There’s a small boat that during warmer weather would afford visitors a great ride.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Allen N
8 August 2019|
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Response from Lilette_Al | Reviewed this property |
Hello .. you can trnt a car , use google maps to get there .. Or check with travel agency .. there are many in taksim square ,, i went ther with Mercan Travel - here is their website : mercan.travel lr call them... More
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tarikou31
13 June 2018|
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Response from waeladel68 | Reviewed this property |
Renting a car for a group of 3 or more maybe fine If you are alone or couple I recommend to join tour It is 90 Turkish lira ( could be more in august) per person and can be booked easily The lake area is small and few hours... More
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mohayaf
2 April 2018|
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Response from namikyakup | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mohaya, infact 1 day will be ok for a short visit but for more comfortable time I'd like to spend a night there , if i were you. Possible to use bus : If you are staying in Europe Side , directly go to Esenler Otogar... More
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