Day Trip Bliss: Sapanca Lake and Masukiye Adventure from Istanbul

Sapanca Lake and Masukiye Tour - Day Trip from Istanbul Highlights:

Darica Zoo Visit: Explore the diverse wildlife at Darica Zoo (45 minutes to 1 hour).

Additional Cost: Participants can visit inside the zoo at an extra cost.

Scenic Drive to Sapanca Lake: Enjoy a picturesque drive to the tranquil Sapanca Lake.

Lunch at Yayla Alabalik Restaurant: Relish a delicious lunch in the serene ambiance of Yayla Alabalik Restaurant by Sapanca Lake.

Turkish Delight & Organic Products Shop: Discover authentic Turkish delights and organic products at a local shop.

Masukiye Village Exploration: Immerse yourself in the charm of Masukiye Village (2 - 2.5 hours).

Optional Activities: Participants can engage in activities such as ATV rides and Ziplining at an extra cost.

Scenic Departure from Masukiye: Bid farewell to the scenic beauty of Masukiye Village around 19:00.

Comfortable Drop-off: Arrive back in Istanbul around 22:00, with participants dropped off at their respective hotels.


  • Transportation from centrally located hotels in Istanbul.
  • Guided visit to Darica Zoo. Scenic drive to Sapanca Lake.
  • Lunch at Yayla Alabalik Restaurant.
  • Visit to a local Turkish Delight & Organic Products shop.
  • Exploration of Masukiye Village.
  • Comfortable return transportation to Istanbul.


  • Entrance fee to Darica Zoo (if participants choose to enter).
  • Optional activities in Masukiye Village (ATV rides, Ziplining, etc.).
  • Personal expenses.
  • Anything not explicitly mentioned in the inclusions.

Sapanca Lake and Maşukiye Day Trip

Nature's Retreat from Istanbul Escape the urban hustle with a day trip from Istanbul to Sapanca Lake and Maşukiye. Immerse yourself in the serenity of Sapanca Lake, surrounded by picturesque landscapes and lush greenery. Your journey continues to Maşukiye, a charming village nestled in the mountains. Explore the natural beauty, stroll through tranquil forests, and breathe in the crisp mountain air. Indulge in a delightful lunch featuring local flavors, offering a taste of the region's culinary treasures. The Sapanca Lake and Maşukiye Day Trip provides a refreshing break, allowing you to connect with nature just a short distance from Istanbul. Capture the beauty of the countryside and relish in the tranquility of this idyllic retreat.