Bursa (Greek: Προῦσα Prussa, Latin: Prusa) is a province of Turkey; and the fourth most populous city. As of 2021, it has a population of 3,139,744. It is ranked 28th in the world; and 1st in Turkey in the 2016 World Livable Cities ranking. It is located in the South Marmara part of the Marmara Region; between the circles of 40° west longitude and 29° north latitude. Its old name is Hüdavendigar.
It is the largest winter and nature sports center in Turkey; with an altitude of 2,543 meters, within the borders of Bursa. Uludag; It is the highest mountain of the Marmara Region. Extending in the northwest-southeast direction, Uludağ reaches 40 km in length. Its width is 15–24 km. A massive and majestic mountain. Its slopes facing Bursa are gradual; while the south facing Orhaneli sides are flat and steeper. Its highest point is Uludağ Tepe (2,543 m), located in the lakes region. When approaching Bursa from afar and in the hotels area; the high hill is generally perceived as a peak. However, the name of that hill; which looks like the Summit, is Keşiş Tepe and its height is 2,486 m. Uludağ Tepe (2,543 m) is located 5 km southeast of Keşiş Tepe. In addition, there are Sarıalan, Kirazlı, Kadı and Sobra plateaus on the northern side of the mountain.
Hüdavendigar City Park
Undoubtedly the largest city park in Bursa; the facility was built on a total area of 510,000 m2. In fact, there are around 4000 different colors and types of trees in the Park. Numerous tulips and hyacinths are also grown in the area. There are children’s playgrounds, sports fields and cafeterias in the park; where a wide variety of activities can be done. There are also martyrs monument, Ottoman gardens, forum area, sections where different themes are handled. A large green area in the park is also used alternately for multi-purpose.
Hüdavendigar Park, also known as Mihraplı Park, started its activities in 2004. Opened in 2015 in its current form; the park is also called Mihraplı Park since it is planned to integrate with Mihraplı Park, which was previously located in the area.
Yürüyüş için, çocukların oynaması için,spor yapmak için ve oturup birseyler yiyip içmek için çok güzel bir park, iyi ki var nefes alıyorum
bulbous botanical park
Bursa Soğanlı Bitan Botanic Park, which was put into service on April 24, 1998 for a long time, is a used and finished botanical park.
Bursa Soganli Botanical Park is completely established on a 400-decare land. There is space in the park. gardens are available. These gardens; rock, color, flowering plants, English plants, Japanese and rose gardens. Each of these gardens has not seen different climates and themes.
In Soğanlı Botanical Park, there are about 6000 rose plants in 27 different varieties, approximately 8000 trees in 150 different species, 76 types of shrubs and groves, 20 different types of cover plants such as turf, yeast grass, fragrant honeycane, catnip.
Although it is very crowded at the weekend, the area is very wide. You can book bikes etc. The prices are reasonable. You can see plenty of bride and groom shots during the ywz period 🙂 It is not a park with a lot of humor.
The Bursa Zoo, which was arranged with shelters based on the natural habitats of animals, was put into service in 1998.
In the zoo, which provides visitors with the opportunity to see the animals up close, there are approximately 130 different types of animals, up to 1500 in number. In the park, which pays great attention to the quality of life and nutrition of animals, it is aimed to instill a love of nature and animals and to develop environmental awareness. It is possible to see examples of reptiles, fish, birds and mammal species in Bursa Zoo. Swans, geese, turtles and ducks can be seen in the pond at the entrance of the park. The shelters of Persian leopards, African lions, pheasants, lemurs and baboons can be visited respectively.
It is a place that should be taken into account, it is possible to see zebra, giraffe, marvelous rhinoceros and many other animals that I cannot count, these are not to be considered. Another thing is to see penguins, they are very cute animals.
In the African savanna section, zebra, white stork, crane and African ostriches can be seen. Giraffe, seal, penguin, emu, dromedary camel, llama shelters are other shelters that can be seen after this section. The South American animals section, following the wild ass, wild boar, fallow deer, red deer, peacock, kangaroo, gray wolf, brown bear, and Amur tiger shelters, is another part of Bursa Zoo that attracts the most attention.
İnkaya Çınarı Hakıında Bilgi
Inkaya Sycamore, a basic student of Bursa, has a history of 600 years. While 600 suffer from abuse, those who are also interested can also become rich. Bursa İnkaya Plane Tree is known as world famous. The reason is stylish and even though dada is in the show. The structure of the historical Inkaya Plane; It has a height of 35 meters and a diameter of 3 meters. In addition, there are 13 branches, each of the branches is the main one of 3-4 meters. What it covers is 9.2 meters. Turkey’s oldest plane trees are mainly among the old ones.
The historical sycamore tree, which we shamed by thinking about whether we should stop by or not on our last day in Bursa. A great history, a magnificent tree that one would like to bow down in front of. A very beautiful ambiance worth seeing.
Today, İnegöl is bigger than many provinces in Turkey, in addition to being a large and modern industrial city . İnegöl has the appearance of a modern city with its new parks, wide streets and shopping centers.
In addition to being a famous city with its developed industry, meatballs, furniture and Oylat Thermal Springs, İnegöl continues to be a cultural city with its historical texture.
Bursa Oylat Waterfall is one of the most famous waterfalls of the Marmara Region. Oylat Waterfall; located in the Hilmiye Village of Bursa’s Inegol District; is a natural paradise not only with its natural beauty, but also with its story and other natural beauties around it.
The road is difficult, but maybe that’s why it’s still a beautiful waterfall; when you go, there will usually be no one. Because there is no place to sit, it is perfect for nature lovers, you can go with children, you can take a break and take a break.
It is located in Saitabat village of Kestel district of Bursa. The waterfall is formed by the flow of water from Uludağ. There are hard rocks in the canyon where the waterfall; also known as Güvercinlik by the villagers, flows. Saitabat Waterfall; which is visited by many tourists with its cool and natural air; picnic areas and restaurants around it; is also famous for its trout cooked in butter on the tile and wood fire.
It is a district of Bursa, located on the shore of the Sea of Marmara.
Gemlik is surrounded by mountain ranges on three sides; partially aged, and only its west is open towards the Marmara Sea. Karsak Stream coming from Lake Iznik divides Gemlik into two. From the north with Samanlı Mountains from the south; The western extensions of Katırlı Mountains have turned the Gemlik Gulf into a closed basin. Some branches leaving the Samanlı Mountains descended perpendicularly to the shore and formed pointy capes.
Iznik, one of the most beautiful districts of Bursa and home to many civilizations. Today, it attracts the attention of visitors with its many different features. such as Roman, Byzantine; Seljuk and Ottoman; It has hosted perhaps the most important states of the history scene. There are many buildings in Iznik district where you can absorb the history of the district. In addition, together with these structures, in Iznik; Natural beauties are also among the must-see places. Drawing attention as a natural beauty on its own, Iznik; It continues to attract the attention of visitors in every period of the year.
Iznik, which is 85 kilometers from Bursa city center, is located in the northeast of the city.
The district was built around a kind of lake.
One of Turkey’s largest freshwater lakes. It is fed by streams named Karasu and Sölöz. While the lake is a natural beauty on its own, it is surrounded by; It also has beautiful views with olive trees and green areas.
Visitors to the region can easily swim in Iznik Lake by taking advantage of various beaches. Iznik Lake, which does not have the buoyancy of sea water, that is, salt water. It will be more difficult to stay above its surface than to the sea. When you go to the district; visiting Iznik Lake will be one of the most enjoyable activities you can do.
It is located in the Iznik district and is approximately 16 kilometers from the district center. Especially Sansarak Canyon is one of the most important natural beauties in the district. Departing from the district center to visit the canyon; It will be enough to go to Sansarak Village by public transport or by using the private taxi service.