Antalya is one the cities in Turkey that attracts tourists from all around the world each year especially during summer. Besides having natural beauties, the city has also historical and cultural richness like all cities in Turkey. It will take time to discover Antalya since it has many places you would like to visit.
The Murat Pasha Mosque, the symbol of the city, worth seeing with its fluted minarets. ıf you want to see the old Antalya, you should definitely visit Kaleici District where you will find the old houses located reflecting the historical side of the city.
There are two special parks, Ataturk and Karalioglu parks, where you can find exotic Mediterranean plants. If you are a fan of those kind of plants, they should be in your list to visit.
If you are related to Archeology and love visiting museums, then Hadrianus Gate, the Archeological Museum and the Ataturk museum are waiting for you. The Karain Cave that is considered as a settlement place in the Stone Age would be an interesting place for you to visit.
Entertainment in Antalya
We do hear that you want to come to Antalya not only for its’ historical beauties but also for entertaining activities. Yes, you are in the right place! The Konyaalti beach and the Lara beach are ideal places for swimming that are also close to the city center. If you want to have more entertaining activities and love water games, there are water parks you cango in Antalya.
The natural beauties of Antalya are numerous. Just to mention some of them; the Duden Falls, Kursunlu Falls, Saklikent and Gulluk Mountain National Park are only some of them. If you come to Antalya during winter, you can have winter sports in Saklikent.
If you come to Antalya and leave without visiting Kemer, you should not tell anybody that you visited Antalya! It is among the most beautiful holiday centers in the area. The settlement is done without giving any damage to the natural beauties. With its’ marina, markets and restaurants, it is a place for a great holiday.
Other areas you should definitely visit are Pamphylia Region (Antalya Plain) known with its holiday villages, city of Perge with its’ remains of the Roman period, Belek with its’green courses with international standards to play golf, Aspendos, Side and Alanya.
We wish you have a great holiday in Antalya!