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Cable Car in Uludağ

Uludağ Teleferik

The 8.2km Uludağ Teleferik became the world's longest cable car when it reopened in 2016. Cabins accommodate up to eight people and the entire ascent takes 22 minutes. The system begins at Teferrüç (236m) before tra…
Cafe in Uludağ

İnkaya Tarihi Çınaraltı Çay Bahçesi

For a break from the city in cooler climes, head to this tea garden in İnkaya village, 7km from Bursa towards the mountain. Enjoy çay, snacks and views under the abundant foliage of the village's celebrated 600-year…
Turkish in Mudanya

Mevlana Kebap & Balik

One of the seafood joints along Mudanya's waterfront, Mevlana rates ahead of its neighbours because of the friendly family owners. Order a plate of grilled octopus or fried calamari; sip the froth from a cold Efes b…
Cafe in Mudanya

Coffee Shot

To a soundtrack of sunshine soul, Coffee Shot's cool team serve tosts (toasted sandwiches), mantı (Turkish ravioli), burgers and myriad coffees and sweet treats. Located in a leafy public square, it's also a top pla…
National Park in Uludağ

Uludağ National Park

Close to Bursa and İstanbul, Uludağ (Great Mountain; 2543m) is Turkey's favourite ski resort. Hiking around the wooded slopes is also a popular activity in summer. The mountain is best accessed by the 8.2km-long Ulu…
Museum in Mudanya

Mudanya Mütareke Evi Müzesi

This whitewashed 19th-century house, where the Armistice of Moudania was signed by Italy, France, Britain and Turkey on 11 October 1922 (Greece reluctantly signed three days later), houses a museum of historic Armis…