Abant lies around 30 km southwest of Bolu and is easily accessible from the O-4 motorway (E-80), which connects the two largest cities in Turkey, Istanbul and Ankara. A drive from either takes about 3 hours.
- Alf Abant, Abant Yolu üzeri 7. km Dereciören Köyü mevkii, ☎ +90 374 235-58-88. Breathtaking views overlooking the Abant Lake and delicious Turkish grills and kebabs.
- Mudurnu — 20 km south, this is one of the historic old towns scattered around the undervisited northwestern inner Anatolia