Rize is blessed with the most beautiful nature that has been preserved over the centuries. The fresh air of Rize has a regenerative effect on you with every breath you take.
Located in the greenest area of Turkey, the Eastern Black Sea Region, Rize is renowned for its unique architecture, delicious cuisine and the hospitality of the local people.
The mild and snowy winters provide for an ideal setting for the practice of winter sports such as skiing and mountaineering. The cool summer months, on the other hand, let one experience four seasons in one day. Rize which receives rainfall in every season is one of the few regions scented with the intense smell of lush nature.
Enshrouded in a fairytale landscape with high mountains, icy rivers and misty highlands getting foggy before sunrise, the city still bears the traces of village life.
Furthermore, Rize has a rich variety of natural and cultural assets to offer such as the Firtina Stream, wooden houses, corn bread or knitted booties.
Surrounded by high mountains and located by the deep blue sea, Rize is blessed with a rich culture and a variety of natural sites to see and numerous delicacies to taste. Comprised of a variety of districts with unique features, Rize offers a variety of tourism alternatives that will turnRead More
How can I get there?
Rize which is the cultural capital of the Black Sea Region can be reached via a variety of transportation options. The airport of Trabzon is in close vicinity and can provide for direct access from the airport to Rize. The shuttles, public busses or rental cars stationed outside of theRead More
The combination of both scenic beauty and history Rize welcomes a great number of visitors for a variety of events organized throughout the year. The International Mountaineering Festival, Rize Tea and Tourism Festival and the Firtina Rafting Festival are some of the activities taking place in the month of July.Read More