Holidays to Antalya
Antalya is situated on Turkey's south west coast, in an area known as the Turkish Riviera. Surrounded by mountains, it's Turkey's fourth largest city and is centered on its Old Town district.
An Antalya holiday is a perfect blend of the traditional and modern way of life, with beautiful beaches and a bustling nightlife; it has something to suit everyone.
What are the beaches like in Antalya?
The main beach in Antalya is Konyaalti, which is a mix of pebbles and sand. You'll find various water sports including speedboats and parasailing and at one end there's a water park and a marine park.
Sightseeing in Antalya
The traditional Ottoman houses found among the streets of Antalya's Old Town are popular with holidaymakers. Take a trip through the narrow winding streets leading down to the harbour and you'll get a real taste of Turkey's past.
If you're feeling energetic and want to see some of Antalya's natural sights then make the most of the mountains surrounding the resort and take part in rock climbing, hiking or walking activities.
Holidays to Antalya are perfect for those who are interested in an area rich with history. Favoured day trips by visitors are to the nearby ruins of the ancient cities of Aspendos, Perge, Pamphlia and Side.
Eating out in Antalya
Restaurants in Antalya cater for every taste from local kebabs and Pide (Turkish pizza) to international cuisine such as Chinese and Indian. Traditional Turkish cuisine is plentiful and freshly caught fish is a favourite, particularly in restaurants around the harbour area.
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