Uludag, one of the districts of Bursa, is famous for its great opportunities for practicing winter sports. Here is one of the most famous ski centers in Turkey, which receives thousands of tourists every year. Uludag ski center accepts both local and foreign tourists, and the quality of the slopes here is not inferior to European ski resorts. In addition to the ski resort, the Uludag Cobankaya Camp is also located here.
Uludag Cobankaya Camp is an excellent camp located in a unique place. One of the biggest advantages of this camp is the surrounding unique nature and close proximity to the center of Bursa. Local people come here with pleasure to rest for the whole weekend. Uludag Cobankaya Camp works in the summer and belongs to the territory of the Uludag National Park. On the territory of camp can be located as a tent or motorhome.
Uludag Cobankaya / Bursa, how to get there?
You can get to Uludag Cobankaya Camp by car or cable car. Due to the fact that the camp is located not far from the city center, the road will not take long. The cable car has 4 station stops on the route. At each of the stops, the boarding and disembarking of passengers is carried out.
Those who want to get to camp by land can rent a car, or use the shuttle service on minibuses following the route from Sehrekustu or Heykel to Uludag. For personal transportation at the campsite parking is provided.
Information about Uludag Cobankaya Camp / Bursa
Uludag Cobankaya camp is widely known for tourists both inside Turkey and abroad. This place is ideal for outdoor recreation in a tent or caravan. And the exquisite nature that surrounds the campground creates a unique opportunity to relax and recuperate. The camp takes guests all summer. In the spring and autumn, the rest in the camp may not be very comfortable due to the low temperatures, since the camp is located high in the mountains. Even in July, the air temperature at night can reach as little as +10 degrees Celsius. Therefore, we recommend that you bring warm clothes with you.
Cobankaya camp is an open tent camp in the middle of the forest where you can choose any place to stay. Be careful when choosing a place for the tent. Do not choose too remote sites, as the camp is located on the territory of the National Park, there is a chance of meeting with wild animals. The fee for entry into the camp is not charged. In the camp, tourists can use electricity, toilet and shower.
In addition to resting in a campground, you can also take part in various activities. Here are some of them:
- Climbing the Uludag
- Climbing the hills of Cobankaya
- Riding a quad bike or mountain bike
- Visiting and swimming in the Softabogan waterfall
In addition, you can also visit:
- Uludag National Park
- Cobankaya plateau
- Aras Falls
- Lakes of Kilimli, Buzlu and Aynali
Where to stay in Uludag Cobankaya Camp / Bursa?
As an alternative to tent or caravan accommodation, the camp also offers small wooden bungalows. However, if you want to stay in a bungalow, book them in advance, such as the demand for them is big enough.
As for the price list of Uludag Cobankaya Camp, it looks like this:
- Rent of a place for a tent – 15 TL (about $2.5)
- Rent a bungalow – from 60 TL per day (about $11)
- The electricity bill is paid separately by the meter – 1 TL per kilowatt hours (about 20 cents)