The ropeway project, which will be implemented in Sapanca district, comes to the agenda with reactions to work. So what is the Sapanca ropeway project that causes reactions?
The Sapanca cable car project, starting from Kırkpınar in the district of Sapanca and extending to the mahmudiye at the end of the 1,5 kilometer line, is coming to the agenda with the news of the citizens in the last period.
How did the Sapanca cable car project come to these days? Here are all the details about the past and present of the ropeway project, which is a very critical threshold in terms of Sapanca tourism since the first year of the project, 2018.
The cable car, which will start from Kırkpınar, one of the most important tourism centers of Sapanca, has a length of 1,5 kilometers and it is stated that only trees corresponding to the place where the ropeway poles will be deployed will be cut. However, it is stated in the project that the number of these trees is not 3 thousand as stated in the public opinion. According to the project, the line will reach the top station without damaging the existing trees. The cable car, which will have a 700 meter height difference between the first station and the last station, will offer the disabled view of Sapanca to the tourists when it reaches Mahmudiye. The cable car line, which will end at Mahmudiye İncebel location, will be finished by cutting the trees determined by 72 forest general directorates belonging to the station to be built here.
ATV, BUNGALOW AND NATURE TOURISM
The Mahmudiye stage of the cable car project will become a nature feast. Domestic and foreign tourists who will travel 1,5 km by traveling from Kırkpınar to the cable car will enjoy nature from youth to old people with cafes, restaurants, walking areas, picnic areas, adventure parks in Mahmudiye region. The area, which will spread over 70 decares, will also have a pleasant time with ATV and various sports activities. In the region, there will also be bungalow houses for accommodation, that is, the ropeway project will add great momentum to the nature tourism in the region.
NOT INDUSTRY TOURISM PROJECT
The most important detail of the project is that it is in harmony with nature, contrary to what is known to the public.
Will it harm nature?
More of all trees to be cut under the project will be reintroduced to the region. The project aims to preserve this natural wonder as it realizes to open the unique nature of Sapanca to domestic and foreign tourists. The Project, which will be realized with the Make-Operate-State model, will remain in Sapanca Municipality after 25 years.
OLD CHAIRMAN PREPARING THE PROJECT
Aydın Yılmazer, Sapanca Mayor of the period preparing the project, stated that they were considering the sensitivities of the implementation region while preparing the project and said the following about the project.
“We take great care to keep the current tissue intact. There is no material in the entire project that will affect human health. Since the motors are electric, they will not create a negative impact on the environment. In the contract we made with the company that won the tender, we put substances especially in respect of the environment. In other words, all the details I have stated are also included in the contract. As the local government, we are happy to bring the cable car project, which we consider in detail, to be the first in our city, to Sapanca. ”
WHAT WILL SAVE IN SAPANCA?
Thanks to the cable car to be built, the sales will increase with the local and foreign tourists coming from the tradesmen in the Kırkpınar region where the sub-station is located. Tourists from the moment they enter the star hotels from the moment they see all the needs in the hotel, there is no return to any tradesmen, but with the ropeway project, these visitors will go out of the hotel trades with the trades of Sapanca is not very serious because of the other income for the region is not very serious for agriculture. In a sense, it will create employment.
HOW MUCH TOURIST WILL SAVE SAPANCAYA?
With the full commissioning of the project, the tourism potential of Sapanca is planned to increase 2 or 3 times, which means that Sapanca will take an important step towards becoming a full tourism district by increasing the number of tourists to 2 or 3 in terms of tourism. Thanks to this, Sapanca will become a region without a dead season in the tourism sector.
The project started to pass the life of the project, especially after the resistance of Kırkpınar residents showed great resistance to the project. (Medyab is)