Izmit – Kocaeli – Turkey
GPS : 40°45’31.5″N 29°55’18.3″E / 40.758762, 29.921752
VHF Channels : 16
Call Sign : ” izmit marina ”
İzmit is a city in Turkey, administrative center of Kocaeli Province as well as the Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality. It is located at the Gulf of İzmit (the ancient Gulf of Astacus) in the Sea of Marmara, about 100 km (62 mi) east of Istanbul, on the northwestern part of Anatolia.
Kocaeli is the city that takes place on the highway and railroad connecting Istanbul to Anatolia. The name of the city was Nicomedeia in the times of Roman Empire. Today it is a very industrial center for Turkey.
Capacity : 400 yachts
Depth : 7 – 10 m
Maintenance & Repearing
Shopping : Hipermarkets, Supermarkets, Shops, Stores, Markets
Reparing & Maintenance Workshops : City center
Technical Equipment Shops : City center
Accommodation : Pensions, Hotels, Motels, Apart Hotels
Dining : Restaurants, Cafes, Buffets, Bakeries
Communication : Post Office, Phone, Internet
Health : Hospitals, Health Centers, Pharmacies, Doctors, Nurses, Dentists, Ambulance
Entertainment : Discotheques, Bars, Night Clubs
Special Shopping : Pişmaniye, Hereke Carpets
They are clean and have pleasant services. Fishes available due to seasons.
FISH AND SEA PRODUCT SPECIES LIST OF THE MARMARA SEA
“Pişmaniye” which is the local dessert of kocaeli is made by giving the sugar the shape of fibre.
Hereke, which is a district at the east side of Kocaeli is a very important carpet production center. The carpets of Hereke are very famous all around the world for their beauty and high quality. These carpets are the most expensive carpets of the Istanbul Carpet Markets.
Train : İzmit – Haydarpaşa (İstanbul), Adapazarı
Seabus : İzmit – Karamürsel, Değirmendere, Gölcük, Yarımca, Ulaşlı, Darıca, Hereke
Airport : Sabiha Gökçen International Airport, Atatürk International Airport