Dilburnu promenade and picnic area: The first of the places to visit Büyükada are Dilburnu promenade and picnic areas. You can come here and have a picnic with delicious food in a highly oxygenated environment, take long walks or take a bicycle tour if you wish.
Historical sites: Among the places to visit in Buyukada are Aya Yorgi, Aya Nikola, Christos monasteries, Hamidiye, Kumsal and Nizam mosques, Aya Dimitri, Panaiiya, Armenian Catholic churches, the House of Resat Nuri Guntekin. Be sure to visit these historical sites when you arrive at Buyukada.
Mansions in Buyukada: Another of the places to visit the island is the mansions located on the island. You can take a closer look at the houses that reflect the white-painted island style, and see all the delicacy of the Art Nouveau style.
Carriage Joy: There are activities to be done in Buyukada besides the places to be visited. The first of these activities, which constitute the answer to the question of what to do in Buyukada, is to board a carriage. After the traffic of Istanbul, a slow ride among the horseshoe sounds will do you good.
Cycling Tour: Bikes are rented at Buyukada and and cycling round the island. Even the most remote corners of the island can be seen by these tours.
Cafe and Parks: When asked what to do in Buyukada, another alternative is to take a long relaxing breath at the cafes and tea gardens found on the island. The island view is enjoyed along with bright red tea. We especially recommend you to visit the funfair located in Birlik Square.
Restaurants: Other than the cafes in Buyukada, you can have a nice meal in the restaurants on the beach and have a nice conversations with your loved ones along with fish.