Ataturk Arboretum
Botanical Garden
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The Ataturk Arboretum, comprising part of Belgrade Forest, contains a spectacular collection of plants and trees from around the world. Located only 20km from Istanbul, this 345 hectare peaceful sanctuary is a heaven for nature lovers. The Arboretum is especially popular with students and researchers, who come to admire and study the wide variety of greenery. Established in 1949, there are more than 2,000 species of trees here, such as the American tulip tree, Spanish fir and red-leaved Judas tree.
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Based on 61 Travellers Review
Sep 13, 2016
M.Sarp K
Ataturk arboretum (tree preservation) is within a short driving distance from the city center. Although we did not use public transport, there is a line which can take you there from subway. Parking... read more>>
May 7, 2016
If you want to relax away from busy Istanbul, this is the place! Utilize the fact that they open early (sunrise) before it gets crowded around noon time or come on weekdays. Make sure you eat and... read more>>
May 5, 2016
Tanya A
A big clean territory and little visitors.Birds,swans,ducks,flowers, trees from different countries. read more>>
Apr 16, 2016
This is one of my favorite place in istanbul , I usually try to visit there , there is one of unknown beautiful touristic places in sariyer of Istanbul , full of special trees and flowers and walking... read more>>
Nov 25, 2015
Here you can enjoy the forest along with the lake and many other activities. The weather was very good in winter. The place is too clean read more>>
Kemer Mahallesi , 34473 İstanbul
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Historic Site - Sarıyer