What to do & avoiding when visiting Antalya
Antalya and the cities located in this region are one of the most popular places for foreign tourists in recent years. This is directly related to the excellent conditions of rest, a wonderful climate, unique natural and cultural attractions, a high standard of living, the ability to completely plunge into a diverse resort pastime.
Antalya region is located on the eastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea. It includes urbanized cities, as well as small quiet and very picturesque villages. Over the past 10 years, many citizens from other powers have realized their dream - to buy a house in Antalya and now live here permanently or in the holiday season.
Of course, experienced travelers and those vacationers who have already been to the power more than once know for sure what is worth doing and what is not worth it, where to go and how to behave correctly in Turkey. For those who want to come here for the first time, we offer a small overview where we provide the most relevant information.
Visiting Antalya, you should:
- Be sure to go outside the hotel and explore the nearby territories.
Large hotels operating on the "all inclusive" system offer visitors a full range of services, including all-day dining, a variety of entertainment, their own beaches, sports complexes and other infrastructure facilities. Without a doubt, it is very convenient and allows you to stay in place all the time. However, we advise you to wake explorers and a traveler in yourself to go exploring the surroundings. After all, you can see real Turkey only outside the hotel!
For example, each region of Antalya is different from the other and has its own characteristics. In Kaleici, there are old quarters of houses of the Ottoman era and picturesque streets, many architectural monuments. Belek is the best golf area. In Side - a unique temple of Apollo and much more. Particularly noteworthy are the waterfalls - Duden, Manavgat, as well as the cave in Alanya - Damlatas and the beautiful Cleopatra beach.
- Try something really Turkish.
The popularity of Antalya is directly related to the presence of a service of European quality, as well as everything that you are used to at home and even more. For example, you can arrange for yourself a really chic shopping experience and buy clothes from any world famous designer or visit a modern spa salon with the latest developments in the field of cosmetology. We advise you to try something Turkish! Go for dinner at a restaurant that serves traditional cuisine, steam in the hammam, enjoy ice cream dondurma, drink local coffee and much more. It is really very exciting and memorable for a long time.
- Remember common sense.
Having fun and having fun on vacation in Antalya is great and has a place to be. Most prestigious clubs and discos offer extensive, interesting, entertaining programs until the morning, which foreign youth really like. If you have drunk, in no case do not drive, in a society behave modestly, respectfully and politely. The country's legislation provides for fines and law enforcement agencies constantly monitor the order in public places. Also, be careful when paying bills, checks, using unlicensed vehicles.
“Returning is a good sign.”
Every season, thousands of new tourists come to Antalya. However, in most cases, almost everyone returns here again. Agree, it is impossible to recognize this beautiful and diverse region at a time. So, in your every visit you will find in Antalya something new and interesting!