One of the most beautiful holiday resorts of the Marmara region, Ayvalık attracts the attention particularly for its closeness to major cities such as Istanbul and Izmir.
Famous for its scenic beauty Ayvalık is also well known for its delicious cuisine. Comprised of a great variety of dishes prepared with ingredients such as olives, olive oil, organic herbs, vegetables and seafood the local cuisine will please your palate.
The resort, where you can enjoy the sea, nature, history and local cuisine, offers a variety of romantic and tranquil locations.
The site of tourist attractions such as Cunda Island and Şeytan Sofrası (Devils Banquet), offering terrific views of a colorful nature, this lovely holiday resort welcomes tourists through the entire year.
You will not regret spending your next holiday in this lovely seaside town located at the crossroads of the Marmara and Aegean Region.
A district of Balıkesir province at the midpoint of Istanbul and Izmir, Ayvalık is the perfect holiday destination for tourists looking for a relaxing holiday in the bosom of nature. Ayvalık is in the vicinity of Balıkesir and the drive from the city center to Ayvalık takes less than twoRead More
Popular for its scenic beauty and abundant nature Ayvalik welcomes visitors for its festivals too. Held in September every year, The Ayvalık Culture and Art Days welcome notable scholars, writers and artists. Many exhibitions, lectures and concerts are organized during the festival. The International Ayvalik Music Festival, which hosts aRead More
How can I get there?
Located in the Marmara region the transportation to Ayvalik is rather fast and convenient. Situated in two hours distance to the city center of Balikesir, the journey to Ayvalik is quite enjoyable as the road offers scenic views. The nearest airports to Balikesir province are located in Istanbul and Izmir.Read More