Dupnitsa Cave is one of the most important ecosystems which is qualified as wetland in 2003. It takes place in southwest of Sarpdere village which is linked to Demirkyoy. The total length of Dupnitsa cave is 2720 m. Kuru and Kiz Cave are situated above Dupnitsa and Sulu Cave is 50-60 m below. The only entrance is 345 m. above the sea level, the cave’s end is 61 m. above the entrance.
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The area is located near the resort Ineada at the Turkish Black Sea coast - the unique Strandja dense forests near Lake Saka next to Ineada are very well preserved biosphere reserve, which in 2007 was officially declared a National Park. Here there are sand dunes, wetlands, lakes, dense forests, if we count the dry forests, there are five different ecosystems teeming with life. The streams of water that flow from the mountains before they flow into the sea, form lakes or marshes on the Black Sea coast. Because of the huge sand dunes in front of the lakes, their waters cannot flow into the sea, they overflow due to rains in the spring and flow into the ground to the inside.
Yenesu Cave is the third largest cave in Thrace. The interior views of Yenesu are extremely beautiful which covered with stalactites, stalagmites, columns, walls and stalactite pools. Stalactite pool and these figures give an air of magic to the cave.
Yenesu Cave is located at the 20 km northwest of the Vize town and 2 km from the Balkaya village. Total length of 1620 m, consists of two branches in different developmental stages and levels. Debris at the entrance hall connects the main gallery to the active part of the cave. Continuous flow in this section can be seen and the depth is ranging from 0.5 -1.5 meters at numerous stalactite pools.
It is 34 km far from the Kırklareli. Kazandere Cave is a recently discovered cave by the trekkers. After the discovery of the cave, the authorities started to make studies regarding the cave's age, formation and particularities. There is no exact information about the formation period of the cave. Special equipments and knowledge is necessary in order to enter the cave. The enterance is only reccomended to the exprienced cave explorers. It is estimated that the length of the cave is 1.684m, and the depth is 170 m. It is described as a marvel of nature. There are stalactites and stalagmites in the cave developed in the centuries. The authorities are planning to include the cave in the list of “Officially Preserved Heritages”