Bartın is a cozy Black Sea coast city with its rich history and natural beauty. It is surrounded by national parks, waterfalls, the sea, forests and beautiful wooden houses.
The art of "Tel Kırma"; woven wire fabric is made by embroidering silver tulle and similar thin wires on tulle and fabric with a special needle.
More than 100 types of food enriches the local Bartın cuisine. Main examples of Bartın's local dishes: Rice Mantı, Pumpum Soup, Egg Ispıt, Pumpkin Custard.
Küre Mountains National Park which was declared as a national park in 2000, is located within the borders of Bartın and Kastamonu.
It is a tradition as old as Shipbuilding, dating back 300-400 years. The launching of the ships completed in shipyards is an important cultural tradition that reflects the beliefs of the Bartın people.