How to go to Sapanca
Sapanca is located about 130 kilometers east of Istanbul and can be easily reached by road or public transportation. Here are some ways to get to Sapanca:
By car: If you have a car, you can take the E80 highway east from Istanbul towards Ankara, and take the exit for Sapanca. The journey takes around 2 hours.
By bus: There are regular buses from Istanbul to Sapanca, with departures from the central bus station in Istanbul (Harem Otogar) and the Sabiha Gokcen Airport bus station. The journey takes around 2-3 hours, depending on traffic.
By train: You can also take a train from Istanbul's Pendik station to Arifiye station, which is about 15 kilometers from Sapanca. From there, you can take a taxi or local bus to Sapanca. The journey takes around 2 hours.
By private transfer: You can also arrange a private transfer from Istanbul or other nearby cities to Sapanca. This can be a convenient option if you have a lot of luggage or prefer a more comfortable and hassle-free journey.
Once you arrive in Sapanca, you can easily explore the town on foot, by bike or by car. Taxis and local buses are also available for transport within the town and surrounding areas.