Bursa And Uludag Mountain Tour A one-day tour that will completely rejuvenate your mind. Bursa and Uludag (Teleferik) Mountain Sightseeing Tour consists of a single day in which you will discover the scenic beauty of the silent yet breath-taking mountains…
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Bursa And Uludag Mountain Tour
A one-day tour that will completely rejuvenate your mind. Bursa and Uludag (Teleferik) Mountain Sightseeing Tour consists of a single day in which you will discover the scenic beauty of the silent yet breath-taking mountains of Eastern Europe, observe the orthodox architecture of Byzantine, Roman, and Islamic empires. Get to see the transitions in between all these empires and how cultural advanced through them that led to what marks Bursa of today.
If you are a history lover, all this will truly reinvigorate your past.
As part of our tour, you will get to sit in the cable cars to visit the top of the Uludag mountain, visit the green tombs, monasteries of the monks, and famous mosques.
About Uludag & Bursa Tour
The Uludag mountain range is around 40km in width and situated at around 20km from the city of Bursa. It is also known as the mountain of Olimpos and Kesis. Uludag at its peak is around 2500 meters. It was the home to monks in the period of Roman rule, and then a home to dervishes in the period of Ottoman rule.
Interesting Facts About Uludag & Bursa
On top of Uludag, there is a 600 years old pine tree that is overshadowing the city of Bursa. Moreover, you can also find the traces of glaciers like Aynalıgöl, Karagöl and Kilimligöl, also known as the blue water glaciers. Also, Turkey is home to Tungsten deposits and most of them are found right here at Uludag mountain range. Then, there is the tomb of Mehmed I built by his son. The tomb is known as Green Tombs (Yesil Türbe).
Why Tour Bursa & Uludag With 0KM?
We know that most visitors coming to see the picturesque beauty of Turkey find it hard to tour this amazing land. It is inevitable that you need a tour guide that can understand your language, and is of honest character. That’s where our guides come in. Now visit Bursa and Uludag Mountains with our English speaking guides.
- Pick you from the hotel and then drop you at the hotel after the tour ends
PLACES WE WILL VISIT:
Sogut is a small, unremarkable town with a population of 14,000 residents. The place, which is a three-hour drive from Istanbul and passes through plateaus of sunflower, wheat, hop, and lettuce fields, is quickly gaining traction on Turkey's tourism map.
ERTUGRUL GHAZI SHRINE:
After the death of Erturul Gazi, the father of the Ottoman Empire's founder, Osman, his tomb became a pilgrimage site for Karakeçili, a district of Krkkale province in central Anatolia. Many visitors visit the tomb, and some annual celebrations are held there as well.
OSMAN GHAZI SHRINE: & ORHAN GHAZI SHRINE:
The current tombs of Osman and Orhan, the Ottoman state's leaders, are modern buildings. The earthquake that levelled Bursa in 1855 left them in a condition beyond repair, so they were rebuilt in their current form after the original buildings were completely demolished.
Bursa Ulu Cami, or the Great Mosque of Bursa, is one of the city's oldest mosques, situated near the markets in the heart of the old town.
GRAND BAZAAR BURSA:
Bursa's Covered Bazaar was once a major silk manufacturer and continues to sell a wide variety of fine silks.
INKAYA HISTORICAL PLAIN TREE:
This tree is located about 10 KM up the hill from BURSA , and covers a vast area of shade of approx. 1000 square meter with a hight of approx. 30 meters. It is believed that the tree is at least 600 years old. The shaded place is occupied by one of the restaurants in the area for people to enjoy taking a delicious breakfast or any other meal. The same restaurant also sells various fresh fruits of the season at very reasonable prices, for you to have on site or take away with you.
Uludag Peak, a popular destination for mountain and winter tourism, is the largest centre for winter and nature sports in Bursa, Turkey. Uludag, also known as Olimpos Mountain and Kesis (Mosk) Mountain, is 2543 metres high, 40 kilometres long, and 15-20 kilometres wide.
FERRY RIDE FROM YALOVE TO GEBZE:
- Late evening return from Bursa to Istanbul.
- Hotel pick up and Drop off.
- All Transportation
- Professional guide.
- Cable Car to mountain.
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