Yalova is located in northwest of Turkey, in the southeastern part of the Marmara Region, The province is surrounded by the Marmara Sea in the north and in the west, Kocaeli in the east, Bursa (Orhangazi-Gemlik) and Gemlik Bay in the south.
You can reach Yalova by road, sea and airway.
Erikli Plateau is a small, decent and quite remarkable natural beauty with a height of 600 meters from the sea. This plateau consists of forests, waterfalls, trails and streams.
It is among the best natural beauties of Yalova. This lake, called as Big Small Bottomless Lake, is located 2 km from the city center.