Barsama Picnic Area is located in the Kocasinan district of Kayseri province, which is among our favorite cities with its natural beauties and historical structures, located in the Central Anatolia part of our country. You can relax stress-free and have a wonderful day under the shade of the trees in this picnic area, which is among the frequent destinations of nature lovers. The picnic area is approximately 32 kilometers away from Kayseri city center. This place, built by Kocasinan Municipality, is crowded with people, especially on weekends.
There are many activity options in the area where Barsama Picnic Area is located, from camellias to picnic tables, from children's playgrounds to walking tracks, allowing you to have a pleasant time. If you wish, you can have a pleasant time with your family by sitting at the picnic tables and having a picnic, or you can lie under the trees and have a picnic with the coolness of the leaves blown by the wind. You can also witness the magnificent view created by the combination of water and greenery in this picnic spot, which is located on an average area of 250 thousand square meters.
It is possible to describe the area where Barsama Picnic Area is located as a corner of heaven. This area, which is very crowded on weekends, is quieter on weekdays. Sometimes on weekends, you may not be able to find a seat even if you go very early in the morning. That's why the best time to come here is during the week. However, due to both living conditions and work tempo, it is mostly preferred for weekend getaways. Many visitors come to this region not only from within the city but also from outside the city. If you want to get away from the tiring crowd of the city and rest your mind, we definitely recommend you to come to this area.
Where is Barsama Picnic Area?
Barsama Picnic Area, located in the Kocasinan district of Kayseri city in the Central Anatolia Region, one of the seven geographical regions of Turkey, stands out with both its lush green nature and magnificent natural beauties. There are various activity options that allow you to have a pleasant time at this recreation spot located in Barsama District, which has the same name as the picnic area of Kocasinan district. In this region, which is like a paradise for nature lovers, you can go for a nature walk, explore the surrounding greenery and plants closely, have a picnic and collect beautiful memories by taking lots of landscape photos.
How to Get to Barsama Picnic Area?
There are many different transportation options to come to Barsama Picnic Area. Transportation is very easy for those coming from Kayseri city and Kocasinan district. Nature lovers who plan to go with their private car can easily reach there by following the route determined by the navigation. Guests who do not want to travel by private vehicle or who do not have a private vehicle can take public buses from Kocasinan district to Barsama region or benefit from tram facilities. Those coming from Kayseri city center should first come to Kocasinan district. You can use public transportation departing from the city center.
Many visitors come to Barsama Picnic Area from outside the city, especially on weekends. Those coming from outside Kayseri can easily reach the picnic area in Barsama District of Kocasinan district if they have a private vehicle. Visitors who do not have a private vehicle or do not want to travel with a private vehicle can come by intercity buses or by plane. Visitors who plan to come by bus can purchase a bus ticket from their location and reach the bus station in Kocasinan district.
After arriving here, you can go to the picnic area by taking public transportation or using taxi services. Guests who want to come by air transportation can choose Kayseri Airport located in Kocasinan district. It is a great advantage that you can reach Kocasinan district directly by bus or plane. You can come to Kayseri Airport by purchasing a flight ticket from where you are, and from there you can take the shuttles to the town center and then go to Barsama Picnic Area by public buses.
What is the Barsama Picnic Area Entrance Fee?
Since Barsama Picnic Area belongs to Kocasinan Municipality, you do not need to pay any entrance fee. This region, which offers the opportunity to meet nature and have a pleasant picnic, is also an ideal place for families with children. There are playgrounds where children can have fun without getting bored. The most striking feature of the picnic area is the water flowing right in the middle, called Sarımsaklı Stream. The number of people who come to the region especially to have breakfast is quite high. You can listen to the sound of water flowing by the stream and have a wonderful time. You can have a spring breakfast.
Is barbecue allowed in Barsama Picnic Area?
Barbecuing is allowed in Barsama Picnic Area. However, since most of the barbecue areas are very old, we recommend that you bring your ingredients with you if you plan to barbecue here. There is also a buffet where you can meet your eating and drinking needs in the area where the picnic area is located. From here, you can buy the food and drinks you want, have a wonderful picnic sitting in the camellias, and spend an unforgettable day accompanied by natural beauties.