Salda Lake Lake Salda, located 64 km from Burdur's city center, is only 4 km away from Yesilova district. The lake has an elevation of 1193m above sea level and a surface area of 47km2. It is 185m deep. This freshwater tectonic lake is surrounded by rocky terrain and hills. It contains magnesite and has a white beach similar to the one on planet Mars. Not only is the Salda Lake one of the deepest, it is also one of the cleanest lakes in the world. Following natural beaches that ring most of the lake's perimeter begins forests. Salda Lake, with many water birds and green, white, and turquoise colors that live in harmony, is a great natural wonder worth seeing. There are nice facilities surrounding the lake for people to relax. The lake offers a variety of opportunities for both domestic and foreign tourists, such as sailing, swimming, diving, bird watching, camping and caravanning. The crystal clear waters of the lake will not be erased from your memory regardless of whether you were at one or all these activities. Located in the Lakes Region of Turkey, Salda Lake is a crater lake with a dramatic landscape and extraordinary natural beauty. It is called as 'The Maldives of Turkey' and waiting for its' guests.