Visit Eymir Lake / Visitez le Lac Eymir

5132aac4-4c64-41c7-84c9-fbe3a96f0792Lake Eymir is a small lake named after a Turkmen tribe named Eymür.[1] It is one of the rare REAL lake in Ankara, located at only 15 minutes from Park Vadi.

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Lake Eymir is a protected area. It belongs to the Ortadoğu Teknik Universitesi ODTÜ and is a nice place to observe wildlife.

There is a path around the lake and you can rent bicycles on site.

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Along the route there are restaurants and stands where you can find food and snacks.

The lake has two entrances with free parking : one on the east and the other on the west side.

a8fa8d35-3db3-409a-8e9e-b458ca2a2812Cars are not allowed inside the lake area in order to limit the pollution and the occurrence of traffic accidents. However there is a free shuttle bus going around the lake.

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