Place:Princes' Islands, İstanbul, İstanbul, Turkey

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NamePrinces' Islands
Alt namesAdalarsource: Wikipedia
Princes' Islandssource: WeRelate abbreviation
TypeUnknown
Located inİstanbul, İstanbul, Turkey


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The Prince Islands ( "Prince Islands", or more commonly Kızıl Adalar "Red Islands" or just Adalar as they are officially named; classical Greek: Prinkēpōn nēsoi), are a chain of nine islands off the coast of Istanbul, Turkey, in the Sea of Marmara. The islands also constitute the Adalar (literally Islands) district of Istanbul Province. The mayor of the Adalar (Islands) district is Mustafa Farsakoğlu (CHP).

They consist of four larger islands, Büyükada ("Big Island") with an area of , Heybeliada ("Saddlebag Island") with an area of , Burgazada ("Fortress Island") with an area of , Kınalıada ("Henna Island") with an area of , and five much smaller ones, Sedef Adası ("Mother-of-Pearl Island") with an area of , Yassıada ("Flat Island") with an area of , Sivriada ("Sharp Island") with an area of , Kaşık Adası ("Spoon Island") with an area of , and Tavşan Adası ("Rabbit Island") with an area of .

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