Where is Sarimsakli Beach?
Region: Southern Marmara
Location : It is located in Kucukkoy town, Ayvalik district of Balikesir province. It is 8 km far from Ayvalik district.
How to go to Sarimsakli from Istanbul? There are directly ferry services to Bandirma district of Balikesir from Istanbul. You can get on these ferries from Pendik, Bostanci, Kadikoy, Yenikapi and Esenkoy in Istanbul. For more detailed information about Istanbul-Balikesir ferry services, the firm that organizes ferry services: IDO
İf you prefer ferries from Yenikapi in Istanbul to Bandirma, you can gain more time. It can be arrived to Sarimsakli beach in three and a half hours by way of Susurluk and Balikesir from Bandirma.
The nearest airport for Sarimsakli beach is Edremit airport.
Alternative Ways: Approximately 530 km of motorway: Istanbul > Izmit > Bursa > Balikesir > Edremit > Ayvalik> Sarimsakli
Approximately 480 km of motorway: Istanbul > Tekirdag > Canakkale > Ayvalik > Sarimsakli
Properties of Sarimsakli beach:
The width of Sarimsakli beach is 100 meter und its length is 7 km. The sea water is cooler than the southern regions. Its water is clean and clear, the water has a gradually deepening structure. It is said that its beach which run along 7 km is the most preferred beach sand in the world. Even if the people who visit the beach are generally pleased, they sometimes complain because it is crowded, but it is more deserted on weekdays. There is also an opportunity for jet ski. The goers advise you to eat ice cream in melon.