Saturday, 20 July 2024
Konya Akgöl: Turkey’s Bird Paradise

Konya Akgöl: Turkey’s Bird Paradise

Located in the Ereğli district of Konya, one of Turkey's important wetlands, Akgöl is home to thousands of flamingos, white pelicans and different bird species.



Akgöl, known as the bird paradise of the Konya Plain, is situated along one of the significant migratory routes of birds in Turkey.



The magnificent scenes of flamingos arriving at Akgöl at the end of February, their feeding, resting, and their collective flights at sunset create stunning visuals. These images captivate photography enthusiasts and nature lovers alike.