There are plenty of things to do in Ayvalik. To begin with, one can hike up the hillock of Devil’s Table. From the top, one gets mesmerizing panoramic views of the city. Once you are done taking in the views of the skyline, you can head over to the Ida Dalis Merkezi which takes you to the best scuba diving spots near the city. Top tourist attractions in Ayvalik that you just cannot give a miss include the lovely beaches of Badavut and Sarimsakli Plaj, the ancient and serene mosques of Saatli Cami and Cinarli Camii, the splendid Orthodox Church of Taksiyarhis Kilisesi and the engrossing and engaging children’s toy museum of Ayvalik Rahmi M. Koc Muzesi.
While visiting the city, you have to visit the bustling Ayvalik Flea Market which has shopkeepers selling items such as household goods, clothes, souvenirs and even jewellery. You can also pay a visit to the Ayvalik Old Town which is full of narrow streets and pastel coloured houses.