Holidays to Bursa

Bursa, a town located in the northwestern part of Turkey, once served as the capital for the Ottoman Turks from 1326 to 1365. Today, archaeological museums, thermal baths, mausoleums and mosques fill the city. Additionally, the city is located near Mount Uludağ.

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When to go to Bursa

Typical Holiday Price

£851 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Bursa varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - June is the cheapest month to go to Bursa.

Where to stay in Bursa

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Bursa, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Bursa

Travelling Runes | FlickrUludag
Alastair Rae | FlickrCumalikizik
guillenperez | FlickrGrand Mosque
Grand Mosque
myhsu | FlickrYesil Mosque
Yesil Mosque
Elif Özsezer | Trip by SkyscannerTirilye
Benan Kaya | Trip by SkyscannerGölyazi
Tulin Çinçin | Trip by SkyscannerKultur Park
Kultur Park
iriskh | FlickrEmir Sultan Mosque
Emir Sultan Mosque

Reviews of Bursa

Rich Carriero
Rich CarrieroLongmont

Bursa was the original capital of the Ottoman Empire after the Turks captured it during the Middle Ages. Here the first sultans ruled and were buried. Many of the mosques and tombs date to that time. Today the Turks refer to the city as "Yesil Bursa" (Green Bursa) in honor of both Islam and the city's cool, green climate.

r r
r r

very beautiful place. The weather is amazing and the natural sights are breathless.

Baxter Jackson
Baxter JacksonNizwa

Bursa is the gateway to Uludag, one of Turkey's premier ski resorts. The city itself is the fourth largest in Turkey and as such has its fare share of urban sprawl but despite the advent of modernity the charms of the Ottoman Empire spill through the cracks with evocative bazaars, hammans, parapets and mosques that remind you of where you are.

Mary Godsey
Mary GodseySan Diego

I can not forget this place because of its beauty becsause it is like a mountain/hills kind of place. During winter, when you travel to Bursa, the fog is so dense, you can have claustrophobia. I got scared because I almost passed out because of claustrophobia. But it so so beautiful.

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