Attractions

Winery in Bozcaada

Corvus Vineyard

The island's best-known winery, owned by Turkish architect Reşit Soley, is a short drive from Merkez, on the road to Akvaryum Beach. A stylish on-site cafeteria sells food such as cheese plates and mezes, along with…
Castle in Bozcaada

Bozcaada Castle

It is generally thought that Bozcaada’s colossal fortress dates to Byzantine times, but it has been significantly rebuilt by the Venetians, Genoese and Ottomans. Over the dry moat and within the double walls are tra…
Winery in Bozcaada

Amadeus Vineyard

Austrian winemaker Oliver Gareis is the driving force behind the Gareis family's vineyard and winery on Bozcaada, and his vintages are winning fans across the country. Pop into the winery for a paid tasting (mini gl…
Church in Bozcaada

Church of St Mary

This 19th-century church in the old Greek neighbourhood to the west of the fortress is one of only two remaining Greek Orthodox churches on the island (there were originally over 30). Its distinctive bell tower was …
Monastery in Bozcaada

Aya Paraskevi Monastery

This Greek Orthodox monastery next to Ayazma Beach is home to a small church and an ayazma (holy spring). Once a year, on 26 July, the monastery opens during the saint's feast day and pilgrims head to the ayazma to …
Museum in Bozcaada

Bozcaada Museum

Located 100m west of the ferry terminal in the old Greek district, this small museum and local-history research centre is a treasure trove of island curios: maps, prints, photographs, seashells and day-to-day artefa…