About Agva

Agva is a secret garden of Istanbul. A small fisherman village built between two mystic rivers, Goksu and Yesilcay. Before your Agva Hotels booking, check out our article about Agva.

With its nature, Göksu and Yesilcay Rivers that flow on two sides, very blue sea of Black sea it faces and very delicious fishes, Agva is a natural miracle that is on the northeast of Istanbul.

Agva has a beach of 3 kilometers next to Black Sea. Sea is very clean because most of residential areas have been located in inner areas and within pines. Beach always waits for you with its purest state. It is a region in which forests and nature is together and the oxygen level is very high. It has a natural beach, perfect green environment, virgin bays, small islands and forests. Carpet Bay, Bride Stone, Hidden Lake are among placed that should be discovered. It is called Bride Stone because it is white and looks like a bride with veil.

There is a small harbor with fishing boats and daily boats for rent. Agva never became as popular as other areas because of its small pebble beaches, but this has saved the town from over development. Life centers on the town square where there are teahouses, restaurants, mosques and shops. There is a traditional market on Fridays.

In Agva, which is ready to be discovered with its unique nature, you can spend your time doing water sports in the summer and winter (canoeing in the river, sea cycling), fitness in the winter and tracking and hunting thanks to its environment. Agva which is extremely favorable for activities like walking in the forest, running, biking and camping, is also ideal for those who would like to cool off in the waters of the Black sea in the summer. Agva, a shelter for turtles, gazelles, wolves, hyenas, wild boars, foxes, squirrels and many bird species especially kingfishers, has an appropriate atmosphere for hunting. To inhale the fresh air, to walk on the beach which is rumoured to heal rheumatic illnesses and to taste delicious fish in the restaurants on the coast of the river are what you should not forget to do while enjoying Agva.