|Eğin is 2 hours' drive from Elazığ, 4 hours from Malatya|
It is a cool village just downstream from a narrow canyon. People here are proud of the traditional stone and wooden houses, and they're working to preserve the natural beauty of the area by promoting local agricultural products and eco tourism -- rafting, hiking, biking.
|You can rent a bike in Kemaliye|
|Road from village cemetery to river bridge|
You can also sign up to work on an organic farm owned by Latif Yalçıner. It's one of the farms listed in the Buğday Derneği's TaTuTa network. Buğday Derneği supports the preservation of native seed stock in Turkey, runs a number of organic markets and provides certification to farmers who meet the criteria for organic cultivation.
|Latif Yalçıner's organic mulberry grove, Apçağa village|