Lake Sapanca and Surroundings
Distance from hotel: O km
Lake Sapanca and its surroundings is one of the most peaceful geographies of Turkey. Green and blue are available in many assorted shades. The most significant characteristic of this color abundance is the relaxing effect and being a source of peace and rest. Sitting against the lake, watching the clear water, or going for a short walk in the forest… It is a natural paradise for the ones who desire to give in to the nature by getting away from the exhausting stressful life in the city. It is possible to participate in various activities and sports such as still-water kayaking, sailing, water-skiing, nature walks, horse-riding in Kırkpınar town, ATV tour, paintball, mountain biking, and archery in regional clubs and organization companies.
Distance from hotel: 32 km
One of the hills that Lake Sapanca leans against, Kartepe is a widely known and used ski track. Overlooking Lake Sapanca with its charming atmosphere and unparalleled scenery on one side and the Bay scenery on the other, the hill virtually hangs on the skirts of the mountain. It is one of the best alternatives for a daily ski vacation. The best time for skiing is during the months of December through March. Snow depth reaches up to 3 meters during normal winter conditions.
Distance from hotel: 18 km
Located 17 km away from Sapanca, it is possible to get to Soğucak Plateau by a 35-minute car ride. The difficulty level of Soğucak Plateau is moderate and spring and summer months should be preferred for camping. The peak period is in the 2nd week of July during the plateau festival. The 1,500m high plateau is suitable for setting up camp. Moreover, Jeep off Road sports and trekking tours are available in the area.