One of the most priceless civil masterpieces of countryside, Cumalıkızık was built as a foundation village in Uludag, Bursa during the reign of Ottoman Sultan Orhan Gazi (1326-1360). Absolutely, that splendid structure which includes total 270 homes (60 of them are still livable today), reflects Ottoman Style and it has protected its historical tissue since in the past.
The best activities you can do in the Ottoman village of Bursa are:
• Enjoy watching the historic houses and alleys, and learn about the Ottoman building methods, in addition to taking the most beautiful pictures of the memorial there.
• You can also visit the ruins of a Byzantine church that was discovered in 1969, southeast of the village.
• Having a delicious traditional breakfast with a variety of homemade dishes.
• Visiting the village market where there are many textiles, handicrafts and accessories, in addition to many kinds of natural honey.