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Lake Abant, Bolu
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Lake Abant is a freshwater lake in Turkey's Bolu Province in northwest Anatolia, formed as a result of a great landslide. The lake lies at an altitude of 1328m at a distance of 32km from the provincial seat of Bolu city. It is a favorite vacation and excursion spot for both Turkish and foreign travellers thanks to the natural beauty of its surroundings, which are covered with dense forests, and easy access by car. Lake Abant is a natural park.The lake covers an area of 1.28km2 and its deepest spot is 18m. The lake area has two large hotels in the immediate vicinity of the shores, as well as other amenities and services for visitors, who sometimes alternatively opt for the family guesthouses available in the nearby town of Mudurnu 18 km to the south. To the north of the lake, at a distance of 8km from Bolu city, is the main campus of Abant Izzet Baysal University.European black pine, Scots pine, oaks, ashes, hornbeams, willows, junipers, tamarisks, hazels, common medlar, and strawberry trees are among the tree species that make up the lake's woodlands, and there are wild boars, fallow deer, roe deer, red deer, brown bears, wolves, red foxes, jackals and rabbits in the surrounding forests, which makes the lake a prized location for hunters during the season. The lake is inhabited by the Abant trout Salmo abanticus, a species of trout which is strictly endemic to this lake only.
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  • Definitely a place to be seen, but it's definitely and. If you choose the autumn, offers a wonderful landscape. About 7 km around the Lake, appropriate clothing and equipment is ideal for hiking. You can wander around with the car. I have two big hotels for accommodation on the edge of the Lake, but was too old. Hotels on the preferred way. You take your Chair, next to the Lake with amazing views, you can have a picnic. There is one restaurant, but the price/quality parameter is somewhat disappointing, bring your own food, sweet and it's so much more fun picnic.
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  • In an environment with plenty of oxygen that clean fresh air if you want to feel you can go first by drawing at the beginning of the address. Contains the snowy scenery insatiable flavors. In short.
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  • Extends the life of man they say such a place. When editing your route the road rehabilitation must be added as necessarily. Just reach under and around the trees and watch the silence. A great gift.
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