Recreation Areas

There are 14 recreation areas near Izmir that you can get to by bicycle, car or city bus. In these recreation areas, there are places to sit, playgrounds, toilets, with water and electricity. In some places, you can camp in your tent or park your caravan, and set your own limits for your vacation. In the recreation areas that are close to the water, you can enjoy the sand and sea. In some recreation areas that have restaurants and breakfast places you can also find areas to light a controlled fire for barbecues.

 

  • Ekmeksiz recreation area - Seferihisar

 

This area is located in the district of Seferihisar, Sığacık region about 52 kilometers from Izmir and 6 kilometers from Seferihisar. There is a country club with a sea view, toilets, snack stand, picnic units, tent areas, electricity, drinking and utility water in the area. It is possible to stay overnight. The visitor capacity is one thousand 500 people and 100 tents per day.

 

  • Kalemlik recreation area - Menderes

 

This recreation area in Menderes district, Özdere is 75 kilometers to Izmir and one kilometer from Özdere. With a capacity of 3,000 people and 150 tents per day, overnight stays are possible here. There are toilets, a snack stand, picnic units, tent areas, electricity and utility water here with a view of the sea. The recreation area is surrounded by calabrian pine and oak forests. Equipped with bungalows, tents can also be rented out at this recreation area. Kalemlik also hosts scout camps, camping for organizations and other activities.

 

  • Klaros (Deniz Pınarı) recreation area - Menderes

 

This area, which is in the Ahmetbeyli region of Menderes district, is 70 kilometers from Izmir and 4 kilometers from Ahmetbeyli. Overnight stays are possible at this recreation area with a daily capacity of 3,000 people and 100 tents.

 

  • Gümüldür recreation area - Menderes

 

Located in Menderes district, in the town of Gümüldür. The distance to Izmir is 75 kilometers. In the area there is a country club, entertainment area, a snack stand, toilets, picnic units and a tent area. Equipped with electricity, drinking and utility water the area has a daily visitor capacity of 2,500 people and a tent capacity of 300.

 

  • Gümüşsuyu recreation area - Menderes

 

This recreation area located in Menderes district’s town of Gümüldür is 71 kilometers from Izmir. Overnight stays are possible at this recreation area with a daily capacity of 500 people and 50 beds.

 

  • Tanay recreation area - Çeşme

 

This recreation area located in Çeşme district, Ilıca region is 85 kilometers from Izmir. There is a country club with a sea view, toilets, snack stand, picnic units, tent areas, electricity and drinking and utility water. Overnight stays are possible. The daily visitor capacity is 500 people, 100 tents and 50 beds.

 

  • Teos Çamlık recreation area - Seferihisar

 

This recreation area located in Seferihisar’s town of Sığacık is 55 kilometers from Izmir and 5 kilometers from Seferihisar. This area is for day visits with toilets, a snack stand, picnic units, electricity and drinking and utility water. The daily capacity for visitors is 500 people.

 

  • Uzunkuyu recreation area - Urla

 

Located in Urla’s Uzunkuyu town this area is 70 kilometers from Izmir and 7 kilometers from Uzunkuyu. This area is for day visits with picnic facilities and a capacity of 150 people.

 

  • Güvendik recreation area - Urla

 

Located in Urla’s Güvendik town this area is 45 kilometers from Izmir and 7 kilometers from Urla. Equipped with picnic facilities, this excursion area has a capacity of one thousand people. There are toilets, a snack stand, picnic units, electricity and drinking and utility water in the area.

 

  • Efeoğlu recreation area - Torbalı

 

The distance of this park, located in Torbalı district Yeşilköy region, from Izmir is 22 kilometers. The area covered with calabrian pines has an enclosed snack stands, toilets, picnic units, electricity and drinking and utility water. There are play areas for kids in the park. The daily capacity for visitors is one thousand people.

 

  • Karabel recreation area - Kemalpaşa

 

This recreation area located in Kemalpaşa’s Karabel region is 50 kilometers from Izmir. With excursion picnic facilities this area surrounded by pine trees has a capacity of one thousand people per day.

 

  • Çiçekli recreation area - Bornova

 

This park in the Bornova district Çiçekli region is 20 kilometers from Izmir. The park equipped with a snack stand, toilets, picnic units, electricity and drinking and utility water is surrounded by calabrian pine forests. You can buy local products sold in Çiçekliköy. In addition to the breakfast venues in Çiçekliköy there are also restaurants where you can try the local dishes. The daily capacity is 900 people.

 

  • Karagöl recreation area - Karşıyaka

 

Located in Karşıyaka district up in the Yamanlar Mountains, this area is 26 kilometers from Izmir. There is a country club in the park with a view of the lake and toilets, a snack stand, picnic units, electricity and drinking and utility water. It is possible to stay overnight in the park. The daily visitor capacity is 950 people.

 

  • Yamanlar Mountain recreation area - Karşıyaka

 

The Yamanlar Mountain recreation area is in the Karşıyaka district limits. Organized by the city of Karşıyaka, this area has a facility on 18 decare of land. In the area there is a wastewater treatment facility, seven organic product stands where the Yamanlar Village locals can sell their produce, a butcher, restaurant, cafeteria, tent area, fixed grills, fountains, public restrooms, fire extinguisher cabinets, an infirmary, parking lot and country club available. The facility is three kilometers from Karşıyaka at the 3rd kilometer on the Karagöl road.