2-million town on the shores of the Mediterranean sea.
Antalya: with a history dating back to 133 BC and a name meaning “Home of Attalos” referring to the founder of the city Attalos, is a peaceful city situated at the slopes of the Taurus Mountains rich in scenic beauties and historical monuments. Antalya which can be visited any season is an indispensable touristic destination particularly during the summer. This "blue" city enchants its guests with its beautiful beaches and has the longest coastline in Turkey. The most striking feature of Antalya are the terrific palm trees of the city which cool you with their shade and accompany you with their breeze on your way.
Common in Antalya and adorning the city, palm trees are a sign of the mild Mediterranean climate of the city. Hot and dry during the summer and mild and rainy during the winter the city always gives the feeling of a warm home. Known as “paradise on earth,” you will get carried away by the splendor of the stage of Aspendos, the oldest antique theater of Africa and Asia, and behold the glorious stream of the world famous Manavgat waterfall.
flute brick minaret of the 13th century
with blue mosaic
Walls Hadrian's Gate
Wood and stone architecture
If you want to spend a day by relaxing and exploring Antalya’s coast, bot trip is made just for you. You can visit the most beautiful caves and bays, you can swim, dive, do some fishing and enjoy your lunch.