A Recreational Plateau Survey: Sertavul (Mut - Mersin)

Recreational Highlands are cool and high areas where the people prefer for holidays and Recreation, to get away from the sweltering heat of summer. When it is said that plaeau activity in our country, it can be stated that people go to plaeau activity for various purposes. Animal husbandry or recreational activities can be done for the wold. In this study, the wold of Sertavul in the north of Mut district and on the border of Mersin and Karaman province and the wold activities conducted here were discussed. The environmental conditions in the sertavul wold and why people prefer this wold were investigated. For this purpose, field surveys were conducted in the summer of 2017, and a survey of 164 randomly selected and 17 questions was carried out. Sertavul Highland is an area used by those who want to get rid of the warm and overwhelming weather of the Mut during the summer period. Today, Most of the people who prefer the wold, come from the Mut and village settlements around Mut. The city center of Mut is very warm and humid in the summer season, so the people go to Sertavul wold. The Sertavul wold, which has a population of approximately 15 000 in the most crowded mounths, has 1240 permanent dwellings, commercial halls and religious structures, and is a large town. Today, wold is displaying as a town.


Sertavul, Mut, Recreatif Plateau, Climatic confort

Author : Emin TOROĞLU - Nurullah KILINÇ - Tuğrul AVCI
Number of pages: 34-54
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.29228/rssstudies.38874
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