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Degirmendere in Kocaeli (region) is a town in Turkey - about 171 mi (or 276 km) West of Ankara, the country's capital city.

Current time in Degirmendere is now 03:53 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Istanbul" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger places might be interesting for you: İzmir, Dorylaeum, Ankara, Bucharest, Sevastopol or Halidere. While being here, make sure to check out Korfez, Ummiye, Sevketiye, Hasaneyn, Hamidiye and Balli as well. We know of 5 airports near Degirmendere. The clostest airport we found is Cengiz Topel Airport (IATA: KCO) with a distance of 16 mi (or 25.5 km) East of the city centre of Degirmendere.

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Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 15°C / 59 °F

Morning Temperature 3°C / 37 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Night Temperature 9°C / 49 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 62%
Air Pressure 999.5 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain
Light rain

Wednesday, March 1st 2017

Light rain Day: 16°C (61 °F)
Night: 8°C (47 °F)
Light rain, calm, clear sky.

Thursday, March 2nd 2017

Light rain Day: 11°C (53 °F)
Night: 7°C (45 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Friday, March 3rd 2017

Light rain Day: 11°C (52 °F)
Night: 4°C (40 °F)
Light rain, calm, clear sky.

Map of local sightseeing hints

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Gölcük Naval Shipyard

Located at 40.72, 29.78 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Gölcük Naval Shipyard (Turkish: Gölcük Donanma Tersanesi) is a naval shipyard of the Turkish Navy within the Gölcük Naval Base on the east coast of the Sea of Marmara in Gölcük, Kocaeli. Established in 1926, the shipyard serves for the building and the maintenance of military vessels. A total of 3,221 personnel are employed at the shipyard stretching over an area of 255,526 m with covered structures of 121,466 m .

This attraction is classified as:

  • Buildings and structures in Kocaeli Province
  • Defence companies of Turkey
  • Economy of Kocaeli Province
  • Military in Kocaeli
  • Shipyards of Turkey
  • Turkish Navy bases

Gölcük Naval Base

Located at 40.72, 29.78 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Gölcük Naval Base (Turkish: Gölcük Deniz Ana Üssü) is the main base of the Turkish Navy on the east coast of the Sea of Marmara in Gölcük, Kocaeli. It is the principal base for logistic support with various facilities stretched over 1,800 acres of land. In addition to the workplaces, the base houses apartment-like barracks, social facilities, a military hospital, a military museum and an archive for naval history. The shipyard at the base is capable of constructing frigates, submarines, fast attack boats and auxiliary vessels with high technology in recognized standards.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Buildings and structures in Kocaeli Province
  • Economy of Kocaeli Province
  • Military in Kocaeli
  • Turkish Navy bases

Örcün, Çukurova

Located at 40.72, 29.78 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Örcün is a village in the District of Karaisalı, Adana Province, Turkey.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Karaisalı District
  • Populated places in Adana Province

İzmit Körfez Circuit

Located at 40.72, 29.78 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

İzmit Körfez Circuit (Turkish: İzmit Körfez Yarış Pisti) is a motor sports race track about 17 km west of İzmit, in Körfez district of Kocaeli Province, Turkey. Sponsored by the Turkish Automobile Sports Federation (TOSFED) and built by the Istanbul Motorsports Club (İMK), it was inaugurated in 1993 as the first asphalted race track in Turkey. The venue is home to motor sport races in various categories. Located at the northeastern coast of Marmara Sea, İzmit Körfez Circuit is situated around a small Fener Lake (Fenergölü), which belongs to the Municipality of Körfez District. The venue can be easily reached from Istanbul and İzmit by the motorway O-4 or highway D-100 at the exit Körfez. The race track, 1.950 kilometres at length, has nine turns and runs clockwise. The circuit provides the greatest number of motor sport racing events in Turkey. In addition to Turkish championships, several racing organizations of private companies as well as various motor sport types in different categories are held here. On an average racing day, several events are carried out in five to six categories. The circuit is used also for test runs by motor magazines, tire and motor companies. Some motorcycle and auto racing schools train here also. Around 5,000 spectators in every age group come to the circuit on racing days. Events at the race track find growing interest in the TV and press.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Buildings and structures in İzmit
  • Motorsport venues in Turkey
  • Visitor attractions in Kocaeli Province

Gölcük Barbaros Hayrettin Lisesi

Located at 40.72, 29.78 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Barbaros Hayrettin Lisesi (Lycée), is a public high school in Gölcük, Kocaeli, Turkey. The school is named after Ottoman admiral Hayreddin Barbarossa. Short form of the school name is GBHL. Formed in 1958 as "Gölcük Lisesi" (GL), the high school named as "Barbaros Hayrettin Lisesi" in 1970 when it moved to its own building from the provisional location. The colors of the school are black (symbolizing the deadly ferry accident on 1 March 1958 in which hundreds of high school students died in Gulf of İzmit) and yellow (symbolizing the sun/GBHL rising after this disaster). In the devastating earthquake epicentered in Gölcük on 17 August 1999, GBHL lost many of its students and faculty residing in Gölcük and surrounding towns. The buildings of the high school has been damaged, however later been repaired by the efforts of its alumni association and some international relief organizations.

This attraction is classified as:

  • 1958 establishments in Turkey
  • Buildings and structures in Kocaeli Province
  • Educational institutions established in 1958
  • High schools in Turkey
  • Kocaeli Province

Otosan

Located at 40.72, 29.78 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
More reading: Otosan homepage

Otosan (abbreviated from Otomobil Sanayi, Turkish for automotive industry) is a Turkish automotive production company, which is a joint venture between Ford Motor Company and Koç Holding. It started production in 1965; currently Ford and Koç each hold a 41% share in the venture. The first Ford cars to be assembled in Turkey was of the current British Ford Consul model series, followed later on by the West German Ford Taunus 17M Turnier (station wagon) model series.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Car manufacturers of Turkey
  • Companies established in 1959
  • Companies listed on the Istanbul Stock Exchange
  • Economy of Kocaeli Province
  • Ford of Europe factories
  • Joint ventures
  • Koç family
  • Motor vehicle manufacturers of Turkey

İsmet Paşa Stadium

Located at 40.72, 29.78 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

İsmet Paşa Stadium (Turkish: İzmit İsmetpaşa Stadyumu) is a multi-purpose stadium in İzmit, Turkey. It is used mostly for football matches and hosts the home matches of Kocaelispor. The stadium holds 12,710 spectators, and was built in 1978. It is named after the Turkish statesman İsmet İnönü.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Buildings and structures in İzmit
  • Football venues in Turkey
  • Kocaelispor
  • Multi-purpose stadiums in Turkey

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Hotels & Hostels: Places to stay

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Emex Otel Kocaeli*****

Emex Otel Kocaeli

Top Class

< 9 mi.
High Class Hotel
Address: Omer Turkcakal Bulvari, 41200 Izmit

We would like to enthusiastically welcome you to the Emex Otel Kocaeli. Luxury Hotels are plentiful, but this one is a prime example of its type. It has all of the advantages you would expect,...

Ramada Plaza Izmit*****

Ramada Plaza Izmit

Top Class

< 10 mi.
High Class Hotel
Address: Sehit Ergün Köncü Sokak No.10, 41000 Izmit

We would like to happily welcome you to the Ramada Plaza Izmit. The Ramada Worldwide family welcomes you to the Ramada Plaza Izmit! Luxury Hotels are plentiful, but this one is a prime example...

The Green Park Kartepe Resort*****

The Green Park Kartepe Resort

Top Class

< 17 mi.
High Class Hotel
Address: Masukiye Beldesi, 41295 Sapanca

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Yazicilar Otel Restaurant

Yazicilar Otel Restaurant

< 18 mi.

Address: Masukiye Kasabasi Kartepe Ilcesi, 41000 Masukiye

In the name of our entire crew, we welcome you cordially to the Yazicilar Otel Restaurant. During your stay, you can park for free at the hotel. Make yourself at home A strong box is available...

Holiday Inn Gebze - Istanbul Asia****

Holiday Inn Gebze - Istanbul Asia

< 19 mi.
Upper Class Hotel
Address: Osman Yimaz DSTRC 633-2,Street No. 55, Gebze - Kocaeli, 00000 Gebze

Our entire crew would like to enthusiastically welcome you to the Holiday Inn Gebze - Istanbul Asia. As a member of the Holiday Inn Hotels & Resorts family, this hotel is part of a network dedicated...

Grand Gebze Hotel***

Grand Gebze Hotel

< 20 mi.
Middle Class Hotel
Address: Ibrahim Aga Caddesi, 41400 Gebze

The hotel provides comfort for Busines Hotel (3 stars) and has 55 rooms. The hotel is situated very close to the Gebze Organized İndustrial Zone (approx. 0.50 km). For those travelling by ou...

Hotel information is provided by hotel.de

Videos from the area

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Degirmendere 1967

published: January 08, 2008 length: 36:36 min
views: 0 rating:
author: tortuuu

Amerikali Larson ailesi arafindan Eylul - Aralik 1967 Degirmendere'de kaydedilmis goruntuler... sarki : Kylie Minogue - Confide In Me

Değirmendere Yağmur - Rain at Degirmendere

published: August 05, 2014 length: 47:15 min
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author: Cem Arıkkök

Değirmendere'de yaz yağmuru. 02 Ağustos 2014

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