Book a cheap rental car and enjoy the freedom to roam while you’re visiting Istanbul (IST)! Envision driving along a winding road, windows rolled down, leisurely passing scenic mountains, romantic beaches or popular roadside attractions in a comfortable rented car. Take the road less traveled, and discover more about the surroundings near Istanbul!
Nature lovers can visit the Ataturk Arboretum, an arboretum of Istanbul University's Faculty of Forestry in Bahcekoy. It lies close to the Black Sea Coast. The highlight of this arboretum is the tree museum featuring stunning scenery in autumn as the leaves change their colors to various colors like crimson, golden, purple and many more.
Located 60 miles away from Istanbul, Agva is a town widely popular for its stunning beaches near Black Sea. The sea has high waves and currents, so it’s advised to swim inside the limits of the designated swimming area that are indicated by buoys.
Going about 14 miles away in the Asian side of Istanbul you will reach the tranquil village of Polonezkoy. Explore traditional houses built in Polish style or relish serenity at the Catholic Chapel. You can also explore landmarks like the Memorial plaque and the Czestochowa Church.