Isparta Province

Isparta is a province in Turkey, located in the northwestern part of the Mediterranean region. The neighboring provinces are Afyonkarahisar, Burdur, Antalya and Konya. The province has 416 663 inhabitants ² on an area of ​​8993 km. The provincial capital is Isparta. The license plate has the number 32 The population density is 45 inhabitants / km ².

Isparta is known for its roses, rose products and handmade carpets. In addition, the province is known for its apples, cherries and grapes.

In addition to the 482 km ² large Eğirdir Gölü, the second largest freshwater lake in Turkey, there are a variety of other freshwater lakes. These include Gölcük Gölü, Kovada Gölü, Beyşehir Gölü and Burdur Gölü.


The province is divided into 13 counties ( Ilce ):


  • The Firdevs Paşa Mosque
  • Kovada the lake
  • The Kizildag National Park
  • The Yazılı Kanyon Nature Park ( Canyon )
  • The caravanserai Ertokuş
  • Ski resort Davraz

Famous people

  • Ramazan Avcı murdered by neo-Nazis in Hamburg, born in Gonen and buried after his death
  • Süleyman Demirel, former Heads of State and Prime Minister
  • Mustafa Doğan, Footballer