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Lake Bafa or Lake Bafa Nature Park is a lake and a nature reserve situated in southwestern Turkey, part of it within the boundaries of Milas district of Muğla Province and the northern part within Aydın Province's Söke district. The lake used to be a gulf of the Aegean Sea until the Classical period, when the sea passage was gradually closed by the alluvial mass brought by Büyük Menderes River . The gulf, and later the lake, was named Latmus in antiquity.The southern shore of the lake is traced by the highway connecting İzmir-Kuşadası-Söke to towns such as Milas and Bodrum that are situated in the south. The northern shore of the lake, where steep slopes are covered by wild or semi-domesticated olive trees, is virtually untouched to this day.HistoryAt the innermost north-east tip of the lake is the village of Kapıkırı, as well as the ruins of Heraclea by Latmus (sometimes called Heraclea in Ionia), to distinguish from other ancient Greek sites named Heraclea. The mountain chain of Beşparmak (Dağları) -also named (Latmus) in antiquity- rises on the back, sheltering the non-restored ruins of a dozen monasteries dating from the Byzantine era on its slopes. Yet another monastery is situated on an islet on the lake just across the village. The village of Kapıkırı has recently developed important facitilies catering to visiting tourists, although agriculture and fishing still occupies an important part in its economy.Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Milas fast, fun, and easy.
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Stres atmak için çok iyi bir rota.Bir çok yürüyüş parkuru var.İlkbaharda tercih edilmesini öneririm. more »Stress is a good route to take. There's a lot of hiking trail to be rather spring.
Bafa Gölüne git ! orada Kapıkırı Köyü var oraya mutlaka GİT!!! diye bu yaz kamp yaparak ilerlediğimiz her yerde bu kelimeyi duyduk. Gidip gördüğümüzde, bize anlatan insanlar ya gitmediler oraya kulakt... more »BAFA Lake! there there there Kapikiri village must GO!!! by making this summer camp we heard this word everywhere. When we found it, they get to go to the people telling us to leave or hearsay there we went we couldn't find where they're admiring them. First, we don't know what an intense smells different in the water, we came to the village of Kapıkırı, while with us manzarayya aunts came and they started this here (they had bundled) serpentine stone, they started right here because you have to tell even encounter head stone, anyway the presentation is done in 3 different çemkiriyor and the other one away from me he get me aunt. The volunteers took a little piece of something to make it three, then give their money's Guide to mentoring, said thanks to aunt didn't leave morale we:)
Yaklaşık 60 km²’lik yüzölçüme sahip olan Bafa Gölü’nün denizden yüksekliği 2 metre, uzun ekseni 16 km ve en geniş yeri 6 km’dir. En derin yeri 25 metre ve üzerinde Antik Heraklia kentinin kalıntıları ... more »Approximately 60 km² witsum within Nordfriesland district has altitude of 2 meters of Lake Bafa, the long axis is 16 km and 6 km at the widest place. Deepest place 25 meters and the Ancient ruins of Heraklia city on Lake 4 islet located on the territory of Aydin and Mugla have Lake is the largest lake in the Aegean, in the form of wiki I can start my impression of Lake Bafa after the information. I'd say it's an ideal stop for a break. First of all, in terms of great images that photographers. No I don't know my photography, I cut out for those who eat and drink. Breakfast venues here as its yoghurt. Comment on the trip, although it is quite expensive in the form of assessments, I'd say a reasonable range. BAFA Lake hotel prices can't say the same for. Things to do in quite efficient in terms of Lake BAFA. In the immediate vicinity of the Temple of Athena, herakleia around Agora, theatre and there are no protection and maintenance of the city walls. In the neighbourhood there are plenty of hostels in beautiful trekking routes through the narrow pathway around the sprawling donkeys, dwarf cows there:) I thought I saw the calf but I really had such a type. E qua each tourist attractions subject to processing aunts. Forced to leave after you until you are trying to sell, do not lace aunts:) Alıvın gari dear noolcek you
Wonderfull area for natural beauty and history
Great place with great nature
This magnificent lake located on the border of my State Mugla and Aydin Menderes River Southeast, tells it anciently khoura overlooking the Aegean Sea, but the great Menderes River deposits she broke the sea and retreated away from the coast for several kilometers and became a Lake, with an area of about 7 thousand hectares and the length of the battlefield Cleo 50 meters towards her. And Lake chamigi or PAVA "Thumper's history, evidenced by the islands within the Lake" waoioz akis and coffee to be a hurricane, "which boasts traces back to the stone age, as the temple theater and fences and the remains of churches belonging to the Byzantine era. As for the Woods around Lake "Bava" tale, its contents from wild animals and birds, exceeding 261 bird species and 22 species of reptile and 19 species of mammals, as well as 237 genera, 325 species of natural vegetation, it contains 13 species of orchids alone.
The natural beauty of the thousand and one varieties of BirdLife conservation of biological diversity. If there is water there is life.
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