It is 16 miles away from the town of Ulus. Its altitude varies from 300 meters (in Ovacuma) to 1416 meters (in Goktepe) and its average altitude is about 1000 meters. Uluyayla is within an untouched forest of 86.000 hectares. The total area of the tableland is 60 hectares. Vegetation consists of pin leafed and broad leafed trees and hundreds of sub-flora.
Küre Mountains National Park is located within the provincial borders of Bartın and Kastamonu.From Bartın city center; one can go to the national park via Arıt, Ulus, Amasra, and/or Kurucaşile. The distance between Bartın and Arıt, Ulus, Amasra, and Kurucaşile is 32, 37, 18 and 55 kilometers respectively. From Kastamonu city center, one can go to the national park via Pınarbaşı, Azdavay, Şenpazar, and/or Cide. From Kastamonu city center to Pınarbaşı is 82km, Azdavay is 77 and Cide is 130 kilometers respectively. One can reach the detailed information of transportation opportunities from Travel Planning Section.
WHAT YOU CAN DO?
-You can meet your any needs and have some rest in our Ulus District, -After your visit the Hasan Dede Tomb and Hasan Dede Mosque having historical value, -You can make a camp in the Küre Mountains National Park, enjoy the untouched natural beauties, -You can visit Kocagöz Palace located in the centrum of our district (“Küre Mountains National Park Ulus Visitor Center and Ethnography Museum”), -You can see Ulukaya Waterfall, one of the most beautiful waterfalls of our Country and you can make trekking in Ulukaya Canyon, -You can visit Şimşirli Baba Mosque and shrine situated on Safranbolu-Bartın road, -And, you can enjoy our natural tree tunnel extending along still Safranbolu-Bartın road, -You can make a camp in the Küre Mountains National Park, enjoy the untouched natural beauties.