Neighboring Balçova and Güzelbahçe, Narlıdere is famous with its greenery and fertile soil. Named after the pomegranate gardens which were once within the borders of the district, Narlıdere is one of the most popular districts of İzmir with its pinewoods and oxygen abundance as well as planned urbanization. The district, which embodies the second biggest senior center and a 5 star touristic hotel, aims to become one of the thermal tourism centers of the future.