Balıkesir’in İngilizce Tanıtımı
Area: 14.292 km²
Population: 973.314 (1990)
Traffic Code: 10
Balıkesir has shores that clean sea water reach’s the sanded beaches, and those shores surrounded by green olive trees. Ayvalık, Burhaniye, Ören, Edremit, Akçay and Altınoluk are attractive holiday place for whom want to rest in enjoyable environment or whom interested by archeological places.
Districts: Balıkesir (center), Ayvalık, Balya, Bandırma, Bigadiç, Burhaniye, Dursunbey, Edremit, Erdek, Gömeç, Gönen, Havran, İvrindi, Kepsut, Manyas, Marmara, Savaştepe, Sındırgı, Susurluk.
How to Get
Roadway: Arrival by roadway opportunity is possible every places of Türkiye.
Coach station Tel : (+90-266) 241 11 99
Railway: Railway arrival is possible between the Ankara – Balıkesir, İzmir – Balıkesir and Balıkesir – Bandırma.
Train Station Tel : (+90-266) 713 60 89 – 715 30 50
Seaway: There are voyages between İstanbul and Bandırma by ferryboat and boat.
Airway: By the opening to service of Körfez Airport, arrival from İstanbul to Ayvalık, Burhaniye and Edremit counties is possible.
Airport Tel : (+90-266) 312 11 30
Where to Visit
KuvayıMilliyeMuseum: is at the old town hole. Balıkesir is a frontier province for development of Kuvayı Milliye, written decisions of 41 vanguard representatives, 5 main decision of congress, private items of these heroes, their photographs, and some photographs of Atatürk which taken when he arrive Baklıkesir province. At the second floor archeological findings and ethnographic creations are exhibits.
Museum Tel : (+90-266) 243 31 81
Open days to visit : Everyday except Monday
Moreover there are Erdemit city museum and Erdek open air museum present at the Balıkesir province.