Situated on the South coast of Turkey, Belek is a popular destination for those wanting a sun and sports holiday. The resort is backed by the pine-forested Taurus Mountains and made up of two villages, Belek itself and neighbouring Kadriye.
Who is Belek suitable for?
A Belek holiday is ideal for those wanting a fun beach holiday, especially families. It is classed as the perfect destination for golf fans, with several golf courses including the National Gold Course.
What are the beaches like in Belek?
The beaches in Belek are perfect for relaxed days lazing in the sunshine. The calm water and soft sand are ideal for children. Those wanting some adventure can take part in various water sports including wind surfing, water skiing, sailing and rafting.
Attractions in Belek
Belek holidays attract a lot of visitors to its award winning golf courses. Experts and novices alike are welcomed at the clubs for a chance to improve their skills and compete against one another in much warmer surroundings than in England.
The resort is ideally placed to also offer a various other activities including jeep safaris up into the Taurus Mountains that surround the coastal area.
Diving at Kemer offers the chance to spot a variety of fish including lobster, octopus, and barracuda. If you're not lucky enough to catch a glimpse at all of those though you can still have a look at the shipwrecked Paris II, sunken in 1917.
Visit the Kursunlu Waterfall and walk in beautiful surroundings, stopping for a picnic along the river route. With over 100 bird species living around the waterfall and hundreds of plant varieties it's a must for nature lovers.
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