Aydos Recreation Area
Istanbul This promenade area spread out on Aydos Hill, the highest point of Turkey and its skirts, is a nice option for your Sunday picnics. Aydos, which is a getaway for the residents of the Anatolian Side, has a jogging track as well as a picnic area with a lake view.
Big IslandThe recreation spot is just a ferry away. The place for those who want to look at Istanbul from afar while sipping their tea This picnic area, which is a unique place to watch the meeting of blue and green from above, awaits you with the sweet wind of the island. It is one of the most beautiful places you can go to spend a nice weekend with its unique atmosphere, architecture, phaetons, and beach.
Polonezköy Nature Park
Polonezköy is the first name that comes to mind for a weekend getaway. It is a perfect fit for those who want to escape from the traffic and noise of Istanbul and breathe peace. Offering different beauty in every season, Polonezköy is an ideal option for a picnic in spring and summer.
The first place that comes to mind of an Istanbulite when it comes to a picnic is Belgrad Forests. This place is beautiful enough to get you up in the early morning and hit the road. If you want to have a peaceful picnic atmosphere in the lush nature, you can choose this place. Long hiking trails are waiting for you to burn what you eat.
Bahçeköy Nursery in Sarıyer is almost a botanical paradise. This area, where you can see every shade of green and contains many different tree species, is beautiful enough to take its place in your picnic plans.
Elmasburnu Recreation Area
RivaThis promenade in Istanbul is located on the Istanbul coast of the Black Sea. It offers a quiet market activity with its long beach and peaceful silence. Also, if you go in the summer, you can also swim on the beach.
Göktürk Pond Recreation Area
This address, which is not known to those who are tired of the chaos of Istanbul, can be considered not only for a picnic area but also for camping. It is a very attractive place for picnic lovers with its pond created to store the water coming from the forests surrounding Istanbul, its nature, and its proximity to the center of Istanbul.
Fatih Çocuk Ormanı Nature Park, also known as Parkorman. Known for its concerts, the place is also a picnic area. The park, which can be reached even by metro in Istanbul, offers you an effortless picnic pleasure. There are also specially reserved playgrounds for children in the park.
Çatalca-Marshal Fevzi Çakmak Recreation Area
This promenade, which is one of the important recreation and picnic areas of Çatalca, attracts visitors with its outdoor swimming pool in summer. When you descend to the right from the center of Çatalca, which can be easily reached via TEM, you come across it and it is about 100 meters from the district stadium.
You can also have a walk and a picnic in Yıldız Park, which has become a resting place for those who are tired of stressful city life in the center of Beşiktaş. There is also a paid parking lot for vehicle entry to the park. You can have a picnic on the benches placed in the park or visit the mansions in it.