Balıkesir Virtual Tour - 360 Degrees Panorama City Guide prepared by "Balıkesir Metropolitan Municipality"
Balikesir: Blessed with numerous islands where lush green forests stretch along the shores of the infinite sea, Balikesir province is also the habitat of abundant olive groves.
Founded by the Mysians in ancient times, Balikesir has been one of the major cities of many great civilizations. Influenced by diverse cultures the city is a rich cultural mosaic.
Among the coastal cities Balikesir has the most islands which fascinate everyone with their unspoiled scenic beauty. Furthermore, the peaceful holiday resorts of the region are among the must-see places.