Travelers are voting Buyukcekmece and Sultanbeyli as the best towns & villages near Istanbul. There are 2 towns & villages near Silivri a city just 37 km from Istanbul and 6 towns & villages near Izmit which is 53 km distant. The most popular of these are Buyukcekmece near Silivri and Golcuk in Izmit. You can find 31 towns & villages in Marmara and 360 towns & villages in the country of Turkey. Our members favorite in Marmara is Mudanya and Safranbolu is the top pick in Turkey. Want more? Check out our map of towns & villages near Istanbul.