A Paradise in Green: Hidden Beauties of Maşukiye: Sapanca & Maşukiye Tour
Daily Tour Duration: 12 Hours in the Morning Note Minimum 4 people required
One of the green paradise towns of Kocaeli is Maşukiye. The town is 120 kilometers from Istanbul and 20 kilometers from Izmit. Maşukiye, which is reached by passing through a green road full of meat-grill and trout restaurants, is covered with apple, walnut and cherry trees. The name of Maşukiye comes from mâşuk, which means lover.
When you follow the Kartepe road from Maşukiye, you reach the Trout Valley. There are fish restaurants on both sides of this valley. Here you can find the opportunity to eat accompanied by bird sounds and the sound of water from the waterfalls. Trout on the tile, mushrooms in the oven and village cheese in casserole are among the special dishes of Maşukiye.