Andız Mountain – Andız Plateau
This trail is located in the northwest of Beydili Village, which is in the west of Nallıhan. It is 28 km away from the town center. The starting point of the trail is at the intersection of Demirköy, approximately 7 km east of Beydili Village. To reach the starting point, take the road that goes north from the intersection at the 16th km of the road leading to Sarıcakaya (Eskişehir) and reach Demirköy intersection before reaching Beydili Village. The intersection point is the starting point of the trail.
Location: The trail is located in the northwest of Beydili Village, which is west of Nallıhan. It is 28 km away from the town center. The starting point of the trail is at the Demirköy intersection, approximately 7 km east of Beydili Village.
General Features : The trail offers interesting features such as forested areas, geological formations, old trees, and plateaus. There are observation points at the summits. The trail follows forest roads, field paths, and distinct footpaths.
Hiking Distance: 12 km.
Hiking Duration: 7 hours.
Difficulty Level: Easy.
Suitable Seasons: Spring, summer, autumn. In winter, only professional teams can hike.
Vegetation: Forested area. Trees: Black Pine (Pinus nigra), Oak species (Quercus pubescens, Q. robur, Q. petraea, Q. infectoria, Q. cerris), Juniper species (Juniperus oxycedrus, J. foetidissima, J. excelsa), Linden (Tilia), Hazelnut (Corylus), Field Maple (Acer campestre), Pear (Pyrus elaeagnifolia), Plum (Prunus), Service Tree (Sorbus torminalis). Shrubs and Herbaceous Plants: Dog Rose (Rosa canina), Christ’s Thorn (Paliurus spina-christi), Cotoneaster, Honeysuckle (Lonicera), Hawthorn (Crataegus), Grape Hyacinth (Muscari), Astragalus, Prickly Thrift (Acantholimon), Sage (Salvia), Thyme (Thymus), Onosma, Broom (Genista), Speedwell (Veronica).
Animals: Mammals: Wild Boar (Sus scrofa), Red Deer (Cervus elaphus), Jackal (Canis aureus), Fox (Vulpes vulpes), Pine Marten (Martes martes), Beech Marten (Martes foina), Weasel (Mustela nivalis), Brown Bear (Ursus arctos).
Drinking Water on the Trail: Available.
Distance to Other Cities: Ankara 200 km, Istanbul 340 km.