Kursunlu is situated approximately 65 miles (105 kilometers) north of the national capital Ankara.
DIY travelers will enjoy getting further off the tourist trail by exploring the other villages, towns and cities surrounding Kursunlu. Some interesting places in the vicinity of Kursunlu are Ilgaz, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the west, and Cankiri, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northwest.
Ankara, is another good place to visit. It is approximately 65 miles (105 kilometers) from Kursunlu and offers a great selection of attractions, including Atilim University, Armada Tower & Shopping Center and Grand National Assembly of Turkey. Cankaya University, Ankara Opera House and Turkish State Cemetary are some of the other points of interest here that should be high on everyone's schedule.
If it starts raining cats and dogs, don't worry, Northern Anatolia boasts a number of popular nature museums and history museums, that'll keep culture vultures busy. A useful technique to get to know a place is by getting an understanding of its past. While here, take the time to visit the area's fine ruins.
Should you hear the call of the great outdoors, follow the lead of active locals and spend a few hours mountain climbing or hiking.
Before you head back to your friends at home, you'll be bidding this special place a sad Hoşçakal (farewell).