On a visit to Ayvalik you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Ayvalik. These places are what Ayvalik is all about. These must see places in Ayvalik will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Seytan Sofrası Han Cafe
Balıkesir / Ayvalık Seytan Tepesi
Near the suburb of Camlik, on top of a small hill, is the best viewpoint in Ayvalik. There, you’ll find a rock with a curious footprint called the Devil’s Feast. Apparently the Devil left it in the rock when he jumped over to Lesbos. From the top, you have wonderful panoramic sites of the pine forests, seas, islands and the city. There ...
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Badavut Beach, Ayvalik, Turkey
About 5km south of Ayvalik, this clean and un-crowded beach caters mostly to the Turkish locals rather than American and European tourists. So don’t be surprised if you see people heading into the water fully dressed. There are a number of cafes around if you feel like a bite. You can rent sunbeds and umbrellas from these restaurants. It&rsqu...
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Ismet Pasa Mah. Marasal Cakmak Cad. AyvalIk Merkez, Ayvalik, Turkey
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
This magnificent Orthodox Church built in 1873, is one of the most visited sites in Ayvalik. The highlights are:
The thirty metre high bell tower
The Corinthian capitals
Gardens and courtyards
Iron doors and windows
The various icons
The many frescoes
Though the church looks somewhat dilapidated, what you see is actually the result of intense restoration work.
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Namik Kemal Mahallesi Seref Sokak No: 6 A Alibey Adasi (Cunda), Ayvalik, Turkey
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
This children’s toy museum is an unexpected surprise to most who visit Ayvalik. The toys are exhibited in prettily lit glass cases. The museum is hosted inside the charming Taksiyarhis Church. Most of toys consist of vehicles, steam boats and dolls.
This popular diving and snorkelling outfit is excellent for families. The staff is very friendly and knowledgeable about the area. On the trip, they may even serve up some cocktails. The underwater world of the sea around Ayvalik is magical, and you get to see some fantastic red coral and rays. They even provide dives for the disabled.