Ekinlik, Marmara – Balıkesir – Turkey
GPS : 40°32’46.8″N 27°29’15.5″E / 40.546334, 27.487638
VHF Channels : 16
Call Sign : ” ekinlik harbour ”
Main Breakwater Lighthouse
GPS : 40°32’47.0″N 27°29’15.1″E / 40.546393, 27.487522
Ekinlik is a small island in Marmara Sea and has a village named Ekinlik. The islanders still make their living by fishing. Since island is small and doesn’t have many beaches, there are no touristic facilities. If you say comfort isn’t the main issue for you and you look for a peaceful place in nature with fresh air and unpolluted sea, you must visit the island.
Although there aren’t any hotels in the island, there are couple of rooming houses. In addition, there are a small market, a couple of cafes and a bakery. The islanders do their shopping in Avsa and Erdek. During summer time, boats selling vegetables and fruit visit the island.
Capacity : 165 Boats
Administration : Ekinlik Village Headmen
Shopping : Markets
Accommodation : Pensions, Rental Houses
Dining : Cafes, Tea Gardens, Bakery
Communication : Post Office, Phone, Wi-Fi
Health : Health Center
Beach : Karabatak, Kumvoli (Voli)
There are many restaurants just along the water front. Fish Restaurants are very famous with their fishes, cooking and services. Fishes available due to seasons.
FISH AND SEA PRODUCT SPECIES LIST OF THE MARMARA SEA
Seabus : Avşa – İstanbul
Boat : Ekinlik – Avşa
Ferryboat : Ekinlik – Erdek, Tekirdağ, Silivri
Airport : Balıkesir Körfez Airport, Balıkesir Central Airport, Bursa Airport, İzmir Adnan Menderes International Airport, Sabiha Gökçen International Airport, Atatürk International Airport