Yalova is 33 nautical miles from West Istanbul Marina
Yalova is a city located in the north-west of Turkey, not far from the east coast of the Sea of Marmara. Located in Yalova province, Yalova and Armutlu hot thermal springs are very important and priority in Turkey. The thermal resort of Yalova is located 12 km from the administrative center of Yalova.
Thermal waters cure rheumatic diseases, metabolic disorders, digestive system, liver, gall bladder, kidney and urinary tract diseases, skin diseases, mental disorders, gynecological diseases.
Until 2000 BC, as it became known, major earthquakes occurred due to thermal springs. In the 6th century baths of springs were positioned as baths of power and strength. So, it was believed that the underground god made a slit in the soil for steam and hot water. For the first time about the rejuvenating properties and the elixir of the youth of the baths, King Constantine declared, during the time of Justinian they were restored.