Where To Swim In Istanbul?


Swimming in Bosphorus’ deep blue or Black Sea’s crazy waves… There’s lots of beaches in Istanbul, waiting for you!

If you want to move away from the city’s chaos, go to a suburb near Istanbul for a small vacation and relax by swimming in the blue sea and sunbath lying on the sand. Rent a car and go to the beach!

Beaches of Istanbul

Public Beaches

Public beaches are either admission free beaches or charge its visitors a small fee. They are the most prefered ones. Especially day trippers’ best choice! Here’s some public beaches…

Yeşilköy Çiroz Beach

Yeşilköy Çiroz Public Beach is consist of two sea inlets. It has 500 chaise longue and 500 umbrellas. And there is also music!

Address: Buketli sokak, Ziya Erdem Caddesi, 34149 istanbul, Türkiye

Poyrazköy Beach

Poyrazköy Beach is located on the Bosphorus’ exit. In there, you can always find free chaise longe and umbrella.

Address: Poyrazköy (Plaj Caddesi), Beykoz / İstanbul, Türkiye

Beykoz Küçüksu Beach

With its beatiful Bosphorus view, Beykoz Küçüksu Beach is providing 300 people to enjoy sea and sun.

Address: Küçüksu

Beach Clubs

When you pay a little entrence fee, you can have a beatiful “beach day” at this clubs. Here’s some private beaches…

Baykuş Beach

Baykuş Beach with it’s cool water and delicious foods is the most prefered destination, especially by young Istanbulites. Additionally you can rent a tent and make camp in there!

Address: Sarı Çiçek Sok, Kısırkaya

Solar Beach

An Istanbul beach club classic, Solar Beach is at Kilyos. Solar Beach is the biggest beach club and open air performance center in Turkey.

Address: Kumköy Mahallesi Tatlısu Caddesi no /26 Kilyos Sarıyer

Ada Beach

Ada Beach is at Heybeliada, one of the Prince’s Islands. In there you can swim in the clean blue water and have great times. Ada Beach is located on Çam Limanı Sea Inlet so this beach has got natural beauty, too.

Address: Çam Limanı Koyu, Çam Limanı Yolu Heybeliada

But if you prefer to swim in a swimming pool, you can try Istanbul’s hotels…

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