With 155 meters elevation from the sea level, it generally has a mild climate. However, it varies by climatic zones. Against the soft and warm climate of the sea of Marmara at North, Bursa is confronted by the harsh climate of Mount Uludag. In Turkish history, Bursa has a special place where Sultan Osman founded the Ottoman Empire in 1299. The Empire, initially, was a Beylik ( a state-owned) belonging to Seljuk Empire. Bursa became the capital city of the Ottoman Empire in 1300s, and later, Edirne and Istanbul. Bursa houses the samples of Ottoman architectures such as; the Grand Mosque, Green Mosque, Silk Market, Khans, and Bazaars. You can book Bursa City Tour with Romos Travel.
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