by myicmeler It starts in southwestern Muğla province and winds its way into southern Antalya province. The path is 500 kilometers (310 miles) long, 12 kilometers of which run along the scenic beach of Patara. It is one of the most suitable trails for trekking in Turkey. The national park of Mount Kaz (known as Mount Ida centuries ago) between northwestern Çanakkale and Balıkesir provinces is one of the most oxygen-rich regions not just in Turkey but around the world. Overlooking the Gulf of Edremit, it hosts a large forest and many natural wonders, ranging from waterfalls to canyons and creeks. Ballıkayalar Nature Park just outside of Istanbul in northwestern Kocaeli province is a preferred location for trekking thanks to its many trails, some of which run along a scenic gorge. The park has many picnic areas and camping locations. It is the ideal destination for light trekking. One of the most popular touristic spots in Turkey, Cappadocia is also a great location for hiking. Pigeon, Love, Rose and Red valleys are the most popular trails where you’ll come across famous fairy chimneys and beautiful rock formations.