Overview Antalya

Visiting Antalya

Discover a Turkish twist on Mediterranean beach life at this resort town set on cliffs and surrounded by mountains. Sleek, state-of-the-art yachts make their way in and out of the harbor, but nearby lie historic cobblestone streets, aging groves of olive trees, and thousands of ancient archaeological sites like the Ancient City of Termessos and the ruins of Perge. You’ll find a host of second-century sites packed into the historic center Kaleici, along with some of Antalya’s best restaurants, bars and nightlife. Don’t miss day trips to ancient spots like the hot springs of Hierapolis or the mysterious abandoned city of Olympus, before relaxing on the pebble beaches of Kemer, just outside... Read More Discover a Turkish twist on Mediterranean beach life at this resort town set on cliffs and surrounded by mountains. Sleek, state-of-the-art yachts make their way in and out of the harbor, but nearby lie historic cobblestone streets, aging groves of olive trees, and thousands of ancient archaeological sites like the Ancient City of Termessos and the ruins of Perge. You’ll find a host of second-century sites packed into the historic center Kaleici, along with some of Antalya’s best restaurants, bars and nightlife. Don’t miss day trips to ancient spots like the hot springs of Hierapolis or the mysterious abandoned city of Olympus, before relaxing on the pebble beaches of Kemer, just outside the city.

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Stories and Tips Antalya

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Pampering on the Turkish Coast

Written by M@uricio on 11 Dec, 2004

This place lets you go for an active holiday combined with some wellness. Apart from billiard tables and table tennis, you have free access to a two-person kayak for as much as you’d like in one day. You can enjoy the saunas and the hammam.…Read More


Day 3 part 2

Written by goodspkr on 14 May, 2002

We moved on to Aspendos. Aspendos is famous for its Roman Theater. Again the cost of admittance was high at 15,000,000 Turkish liras per person. Aspendos Theater is the best preserved of the many theaters in Turkey. It was repaired in…Read More


Border crossing in Yayladagi

Written by walkman on 01 Aug, 2000

Yayladagi is a small village on the border between Turkey and Syria. It lies very high in the mountains, so if you want to get there, it'll take a hour long journey by dolmus from Antakya to Yayladagi. Inhabitants of Yayladagi are poor farmers who grow…Read More


Contact

Written by MTG on 05 Mar, 2002

If you would like to organise a holiday, please keep in touch with me. As I can offer different styles and stars of hotels, restaurants, shopping tips, rates, excursions, blue cruise etc. (Ms) Tijen Günyol mngr35@hotmail.com…Read More


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