Places to Visit in Autumn: Top 10 Autumn Routes

Dec. 2, 2022
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If you are looking for places to visit in Istanbul in autumn, welcome to our page. Are you ready for an adventure in the city to discover Istanbul, which is beautiful in every season and sometimes to experience romantic moments?

Istanbul Butterfly Farm

You will be enchanted by the beauty of butterflies as you stroll through the Istanbul Butterfly Farm located in Beykoz. Home to thousands of butterflies, the Istanbul Butterfly Farm is one of the most popular places to visit in autumn. You can also take professional photos for a fee at the Istanbul Butterfly Farm, which is closed on Mondays.

Nezahat Gökyiğit Botanical Garden

Nezahat Gökyiğit Botanical Garden, which hosts more than fifty thousand tree species, was established in 1995. There are four sections where you can spend time in the botanical garden in Ataşehir. Schools can make appointments to spend time in the sections under the headings of gardening, science, education and biodiversity. Nezahat Gökyiğit Botanical Garden is open to visitors every day except Mondays.

Ataturk Arboretum

Is the Atatürk Arboretum forgotten when a list of places to visit in autumn is prepared? Of course, Atatürk Arboretum has entered our list of places to visit in Istanbul in autumn with its colorful trees and unique pond. We recommend you to take every opportunity to take lots of photos in Atatürk Arboretum, which is beautiful in every season.


Ağva, which offers a weekend getaway or an extended holiday opportunity, is also among the places to visit in autumn… Ağva takes on another identity in autumn, where you can relax, especially with its windy weather. Those looking for a romantic getaway can't help but be caught in the wind of Ağva.

Prince Islands

Büyükada, Heybeliada, Burgazada, Kınalıada and Sedefadası, which are located in settlements, are among the most curious of our list of places to visit in Istanbul in autumn. Because while the Prince Islands of Istanbul are beautiful in every season, they come to life with their desolate streets, tree leaves covering the ground and long walking paths in autumn. The ferry ride to reach the Princes' Islands, which also attract attention with its historical structures, enchants sea lovers.

Fenerbahce Park

Fenerbahçe Park, which is adjacent to Kalamış Marina and Fenerbahçe Sports Club Faruk Ilgaz Facilities, was once used as a palace garden. Nowadays, it is one of the most popular destinations on the Anatolian side. You can easily reach the park, which is frequently used by wedding photographers, by public transport.

Belgrad Forest

We give a lot of credit to the person who named the Belgrad Forest, which is behind Sarıyer, "Istanbul livers". Among the places to visit in autumn, “where is the most photogenic place in autumn?” If you ask, our answer would be "Belgrade Forest". The weirs, which carried water during the Ottoman Empire, are another feature that increases the photogenicity of the forest.


This beautiful village, named "Polonezköy" due to the density of the Polish population, appeals to hiking lovers with its unique nature; Zofia Rizi Memorial House, Czestochowa Virgin Mary Church, Wood Carving Sculpture Exhibition and the house where Atatürk stayed appeals to history buffs. You can also stop by Polonezköy Glass Art Center and buy souvenirs or souvenirs while you're at it.

Yildiz Park

The Tent Pavilion, Malta Pavilion and Country Coffee House, and Yıldız Park, which brings history to its visitors, are among the places to visit in autumn, right in the heart of the city. While strolling in Yıldız Park in Beşiktaş, the city will be so far away that you might even think you are in a forest where squirrels roam, if there were no cars passing by. You can visit the park, which is very easy to access, and get discharged every day of the week.

Beykoz Kaymakdonduran Forest

It is not surprising that Beykoz Kaymakdonduran Forest on the way to Akbaba Village is on our list of places to visit in autumn. Because the forest, where walking can be done in all seasons, is very calm, especially in autumn and winter. It is free to collect chestnuts in the forest, where you can also benefit from the barbecue areas.

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