Bozcaada, a district of the province of Canakkale, is home to a fun environment with its vintage festival every year. In the festival area consisting of colorful stand areas, wines produced by local grape producers are sold for fresh grapes.
GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS OF BOZCAADA
Bozcaada is located in the north of the Aegean and is very suitable for grape cultivation as a climate and soil structure. The climate has the characteristics of Mediterranean climate. The structures of the islands are generally windy in every season. This feature is also available in Bozcaada.
It is one of the western settlements in Turkey. The island’s surface area is 35 square kilometers, that is, 35,000 acres.
There are endless beaches on the island. Since it is an island, the sea is clear and clean.
Generally preferred by the Aegean rightly is a holiday resort.
BOZCAADA VINTAGE FESTIVAL 2019
The vineyard festival, which means harvesting vineyards covering one-third of the island’s face measurement, is traditionally celebrated every year in September. There are four grape varieties on the island. Kuntra, Karalahana, Sarge and Vasilaki grapes are the symbol of the island. The sale of wines produced from these grapes is made at reasonable prices in this festival.
There are hundreds of local wineries. You can find wine from every flavor at this festival. These wine producers have often branded their wines. The local wine brands in Gökçeada are very famous. In addition, the production of so-called homemade wines are very popular.
Unlike the wine production in şirince, only grapes are used as the main crop. Within the scope of the festival, the products of the brands are exhibited outside Gökçeada. Different types of wines, such as honey wine, raspberry wine, pomegranate wine, can be purchased from producers from other provinces.
You can try testing the products to get the most suitable wine for your taste. In the festival program, you can participate in events such as vineyards visits, traditional wine production techniques, Festival games.
Every year, the month of September will take place on September 7 in 2019, held in Bozcaada vintage.
HOW TO GET TO BOZCAADA?
If you want to come to Bozcaada, you must first reach Çanakkale. You should reach the town of geyikli by minibuses or minibuses from the center of Canakkale. You can pass to Bozcaada via the port in geyikli town. Port operation is carried out by the state. There is a two-way journey to Bozcaada every hour. It is eight kilometers from Bozcaada and geyikli port. In Bozcaada there are transportation facilities such as bus, taxi.
ACCOMMODATION NEAR BOZCAADA
If you need to talk to Bozcaada all-inclusive concept hotel is not available. Types of accommodation are usually options such as Boutique Hotel, Hostel, Guest House and villa rental. These accommodation options appeal to people from all walks of life. Married couples may prefer cute boutique hotels.
Boutique hotel prices vary from 150TL to 300tl per night. Villa type accommodation is more suitable for large families in terms of number of people. There is a price between 400TL and 900tl per night. Villas can accommodate 8-10 people. Guest houses and hostels are very convenient for students. Prices ranging from 50TL to 120tl per night may be reasonable for students.
Bozcaada is a beautiful island to visit in general and is a suitable holiday resort in terms of price. At the time of the bağ bozumu festival, visitors of the island increased. We suggest you see this beautiful island as well. We hope you don’t miss this year’s Vintage Festival.
Have A Pleasant Holiday.