Our guest house which is located in Bolu-Yedigöller National Park is the
most suitable place for the nature lover travellers. Habitat Mesire, the only
guest house in The Yedigöller National Park, is providing the accommodation of
90 people with 18 bungalow houses since 2015.
The Yedigöller National Park, one of the natural wonders in Turkey, is a
perfect place to refresh your mind and body by keep away yourself from busy city
life for a while. We would be glad to host you in our place.
Where is Yedigöller?
Yedigöller National Park is located in the northern part of Bolu Province in
Turkey with 2019 hectare area. The park is categorized under IUCN II and was
established in 1965. The park is best known for the seven lakes formed by
landslides and for its profusion of plant life. The name of the lakes lined up
from north to south are: Seringöl, Büyükgöl,
Deringöl, Nazlıgöl, Kurugöl, İncegöl ve Sazlıgöl.
Transportation to Yedigöller
The access to The Yedigöller National Park is from the Yeniçağ road, 152
kilometres (94 mi) from the Ankara – Istanbul highway. During the winter the
alternate road is only from the Yeniçağ – Mengen – Yazıcık road. It is 42
kilometres (26 mi) to the north of Bolu.
Formation of the lakes
The geological structure of the area is mostly formed with serpantines
and volcanic rocks. The lakes are landslide lakes formed after the covering up
the anterior side of the valley with the moved lands due to the ground motion.
Flora and Fauna
vegetation consists of beech trees, oaks, hornbeams, firs, elms, hazel nuts,
spruces, alders, lime trees, black pines and Scotch pines. Wildlife within the
park includes, but is not limited to, red deer, roe deer, wild boar, brown
bears, wolves, red fox, lynx, jungle cats, otters and squirrels. As result of
better protection conditions in the park the population of animals has
increased. The park has an exclusive protected area for deer. A trout farm has
also been established in the park.
What to do in Yedigoller?
The Yedigoller National Park is suitable for camping, one-day trip and
trekking purposes. Photograpy is also a favorable activity especially in the
season of autumn thanks to riot of colors due to mixed flora of the park.