Turkey Outlets and cheap shopping addresses

Turkey Outlets and cheap shopping addresses in Turkey Shopping is an indispensable part of our daily life. Outlet shops have become the addresses for cheaper shopping. Many brands manufacture cheaper products especially for their outlets. List of some outlet center Click More »

Balıkesir

Balıkesir: Blessed with numerous islands where lush green forests stretch along the shores of the infinite sea, Balıkesir province is also the habitat of abundant olive groves. Founded by the Mysians in ancient times, Balıkesir has been one of the Click More »

Amasya

Amasya:  The city where the Sultans’ sons were educated and the legendary city where Ferhad had to mine the mountains to reunite with his beloved Shirin, Amasya has been one of the major cities of many civilizations since the ancient Click More »

Mersin

Mersin Mersin: One of the warmest and most beautiful cities of the Mediterranean region that can be visited for its authentic flavors and beautiful beaches any time of the year. Mersin is one of the most developed cities of the Click More »

Burdur

Burdur Burdur: Located in the western part of the Mediterranean Region, Burdur is a major city where scenic beauties meet with historical archaeology Settled for the first time in 7000 BC, Burdur has been home to many civilizations and ancient Click More »

Yalova

Yalova: Surrounded by the Marmara Sea, Yalova is a peaceful and relaxing city rich in thermal springs and abundant nature. It is estimated that Yalova was founded in the 7th century BC by Bithynians from Thrace. Yalova is rich in Click More »

Karabük

Karabük Karabük is situated on an important trade route between Amasra on the coast and central Anatolia. Karabük is a town and the capital district of Karabük Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. Karabük was built in the 1930s as the seat of the iron and steel Click More »

Photo Gallery

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Museums

The unequaled works of art and remains belonging to the many civilizations and societies that left their mark in Turkey are preserved across the centuries to welcome today’s visitors. Shedding light into history, far and recent, this legacy is well-preserved Click More »

Winter Sports

Turkey, which attracts the attention with different scenic beauties every season, offers the most beautiful ski slopes in winter. The Skiing centers of Anatolia welcome many winter sports enthusiasts and offer slopes that are suitable for a variety of winter Click More »

Water Sports

The crossroads of Europe and Asia surrounded by the Black Sea, the Mediterranean, and Aegean and Marmara seas, Turkey is the heart of water sports. Turkey is a peninsula awaiting its visitors to explore the seas of magnificently unique regions. Click More »

Outdoor Sports

For the active tourist Turkey has many mountains that offer winter sport activities . The mountains offer wonderful winter sports like skiing, mountain climbing and hiking. Enjoy the winter sports by checking out some of the to climbing sites such Click More »

Alternative Tourism

Alternative tourism options appeal to a wide range of holiday makers who are looking for options other than the classic holiday! Turkey offers a variety of alternatives and services ranging from eco-tourism as a means to commune with nature to Click More »

Antique Cities

Home to the world’s earliest settlements and numerous civilizations ranging from the tiniest of communities to the greatest of empires, Anatolia invites you to discover its ancient cities. Aphrodisias With a history dating back to 5000 BC, the ancient city Click More »

Ephesus

Ephesus Ephesus; one of the most important regions of Izmir and Turkey and the most famous Greek city of the ancient times with a heritage dating back to 6 thousand BC The ancient city of Ephesus located close to Seljuk, Click More »

Alanya

Alanya Alanya; one of nature’s most generous regions located by in front of the Toros mountains by the Mediterranean Sea and the hub of many civilizations throughout the centuries Located on a peninsula reaching into the in the Mediterranean Sea, Click More »

Uzungöl

Uzungöl Uzungöl: Located within the province of Trabzon, one of the most beautiful cities of Eastern Black Sea Region, Uzungöl, with its lush green nature and calm water, peacefully lies within a valley.   Uzungöl is the lake that also Click More »

Historical Peninsula

Historical Peninsula Historical Peninsula: A historical region which has flourished over the centuries since its earliest settlement, the Historical Peninsula hosts invaluable monuments of bygone civilizations. Also called Suriçi (Walled City) the area was founded in 685 BC and named Click More »

Selçuk

Selçuk Selçuk:  Center of many civilizations since ancient times, both sacred and historic region and the open air museum of Izmir. Selçuk, with a history dating back to 6000 BC, abounds in valuable artifacts illustrative of the culture and architecture Click More »

Safranbolu

Safranbolu Safranbolu:  A dreamy town of historical significance, Safranbolu is located in the Black Sea Region and inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Mentioned in Homer’s Iliad, Safranbolu, with a history dating back to ancient times, has been one Click More »

 

Lake Manyas:  one of the most precious areas of the Marmara Region, and the first bird paradise of Turkey hosting dozens of varieties of bird species


Spread over an area of 16 thousand square meters, this beautiful lake houses numerous wonders of nature as well as many species of birds.


Within the city limits of Balıkesir, Manyas welcomes visitors who want to explore the variety of natural wonders of the area.

Attractions


Turkey’s first bird sanctuary which holds a Class A Wetland Certificate, Lake Manyas is a unique region which shelters 3 million of bird species every year.
The months from March to July and September to October are the most suitable periods for birding. The camera system established on distant spots so as not to disturb the birds, the bird observation tower and museum have been established to contribute to the study of bird species.
The feeding and breeding area and shelter of dozens of bird species, Manyas Lake is a natural park of international importance. Home to 266 bird species, 118 plant species and 23 fish and reptile species in its lake, the park is a terrific spot for nature exploration and observation.
Marked for its unique ecosystem and harmonious flora and fauna, Manyas reveals terrific scenery.  A congenial environment for nature’s precious creatures due to its temperate climate the region is home to a variety of colonies of species.
The Manyas National Park shelters a variety of bird species such as the Dalmatian pelican, cormorant and heron in addition to fish varieties such as the carp, catfish and pike fish.
One of the four largest lakes in the Marmara Region, Manyas is waiting for you to visit!

Events


The sanctuary of many precious species for many years, the authorities of the Manyas Bird Paradise organize the International Bandirma Bird Paradise Cultural and Tourism Festival every year to draw attention to the significance of the region and to create environmental awareness.
Organized since 1987, the festival program includes a wide range of enjoyable activities, meetings and entertainment organized with the participation of numerous guests.

How can I get there?


Housing the worldwide largest bird observation tower, Manyas Lake is situated in a city with convenient transportation options.
Located in Bandırma district of Balıkesir province, Manyas encompasses a region which is easily accessible via highway.  You can fly in to Balıkesir either from Istanbul or Ankara and continue your journey by taking a cap or getting on one of the public buses leaving to Manyas.
Are you ready to explore one of the most abundant regions of nature?

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