The Karaburun-Sazan Marine Park

The Karaburun-Sazan Marine Park is a marine park. It encompasses over 125.70 km2 (48.53 sq mi) and comprises the boundaries of both the Peninsula of Karaburun and the Island of Sazan. It is home to a vast array of landforms, including mountainscavesislandsdepressionsbayscliffs, canyons and rocky coasts, all contributing to an exceptionally considerable biological diversity. The marine park has been identified as an important bird and plant area, because it supports immense bird and plant species.

The marine park features ruins of sunken ancient GreekRoman and World War II ships, rich underwater fauna, steep cliffs and giant cavesancient inscriptions of sailors on shore, secluded beaches and scenic views of the Adriatic and Ionian Sea. The marine park is located near military bases, so permission may be required from local authorities first.