Cunda Island - Alibey Adası
Alibey island ( Alibey Adası), known to the locals as Cunda, faces the harbour. It is linked put the mainland by a thin causeway, although it is more pleasant getting there by boat.
Named after a hero of the Turkish War of independence Alibey island (Cunda) boasts abandoned Greek churches, seaside restaurants in old stone houses and hundreds of condominiums. The northern part of the island forms the Patriça Nature Reserve, you'll see the ruins of the Greek Ayışığı Manastırı (Moonlight Monastery) on an offshore island as you head out there.