There are many places throughout our country that should be visited in terms of both natural beauties and cultural riches. Borabay Lake is also among these places. This lake, which was formed as a result of the blockage of debris around a small stream, fascinates its visitors with its magnificent view. This lake, located in our city of Amasya, is of great importance in terms of tourism. There are many enjoyable activity options for visitors to do in the region, which hosts many local and foreign tourists every year.
The altitude of Borabay Lake, which is also referred to as a natural set, is approximately 1030 meters above sea level. This lake, also known as a landslide or crater lake, attracts attention with its lush nature and clean air. When you come to the area where the lake is located, you can meet many tree species, from chestnut trees to beech trees. It is possible to say that this lake, which is among the places preferred by those who want to get away from the city noise and spend a quiet day, is a natural wonder. This lake, which is approximately 300 meters wide and approximately 900 meters long, is a true tourism center.
Where is Borabay Lake?
Borabay Lake is located in Amasya province in the Central Black Sea Region of our country. Located within the borders of Amasya's Taşova district, the lake stands out with its magnificent nature and lush green areas. There are many activities that can be done around this lake, which is also known as a forested area. We would like to underline that the area where the lake is located is quite crowded, especially on weekends. Therefore, if you have the opportunity, you can visit on weekdays, or if you want to come on holidays, we recommend that you come earlier. It is an ideal region for those who want to spend a peaceful and enjoyable day accompanied by lush green nature.
How to Get to Borabay Lake?
There are multiple options for transportation to Borabay Lake, located close to Taşova district of Amasya. Visitors planning to come from Amasya city center can use the Amasya-Erzincan road if they have a private vehicle. Visitors who do not have a private vehicle or do not want to come with a vehicle can prefer public transportation to the region. You can also reach the region in a short time by taking advantage of taxi facilities. There are also multiple transportation alternatives for visitors coming from outside Amasya. If those who plan to come from metropolitan cities such as Istanbul and Ankara have a personal car, they can use the navigation service to reach the lake location with a comfortable journey.
Guests who do not have a private vehicle or do not want to come with a private vehicle can choose the intercity bus line. There are bus companies that organize bus services to Amasya from many regions of our country. For this, you can choose among the companies that provide bus services from your location to Amasya Bus Station and buy a bus ticket. After arriving at the bus terminal, you can go to the lake location by taking public transportation such as minibuses. You can also arrive by taking a taxi. Another transportation option for those coming from outside the city is by air. There is an airport providing airline service in the Merzifon district of Amasya. There are flights to this airport, especially from Istanbul, at certain times of the year.
You can search for companies operating flights from your location to the airport serving in Merzifon district and have a pleasant flight by purchasing a flight ticket. After arriving at the airport, you can take a transfer vehicle to go to the city center or take a taxi directly to Borabay Lake. If you first go to the city center, you can easily reach the lake area by taking public transportation from there.
Borabay Lake Campgrounds
There are many different activities that visitors can do where Borabay Lake is located. One of these is to have a picnic on the lush green areas around. You can have a picnic with your family or loved ones, accompanied by clean air and green nature. You can also go on a nature walk to explore the surroundings. There are also areas where you can camp. When you come here, you can stay and have a great time. There are many places where you can go to meet your eating and drinking needs in the camping areas, also known as Borabay Lake Camping Area. In the areas where camping areas are located, you can benefit from many facilities, from picnic tables to toilets, from restaurants to prayer rooms, from caravan areas to the internet. We would also like to point out that there are children's playgrounds for families with children.
Borabay Lake Bungalow Houses
Prominent natural beauties of Amasya As we mentioned in our article, you have the opportunity to stay at Borabay Lake, which is one of the most popular places to visit. One of these accommodation options is to set up a tent and camp, and another is to stay in beautiful bungalow houses. These houses, located around the lake, have two different alternatives in total: old and new. If you want to stay in old bungalow houses, we would like to inform you in advance that a small house will welcome you. Inside the old bungalow houses, there is a small kitchen and a balcony, as well as a bathroom and a room. New bungalow houses are larger than the old ones. The new houses, consisting of two rooms and a living room, cover an area of approximately sixty square meters. Borabay Lake is among the spots that can be visited in all four seasons. Especially if you like photography, you can capture wonderful nature views in this region.