Antalya Things to Do

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  • 1. Kaleici - Old Town

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    The Turks are not so happy to mention it, but the city of Antalya was built by Greeks, as almost all the old city-fortress in south of Turkey. Of course the Romans were developing the entire area as...

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  • 2. Düden Waterfall

    We have planned to see that waterfall just before the "normal" shopping in Antalya. Every year we "waste" few hrs for shopping in the big modern Shopping Centers around Antalya. We haven't expected...

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  • 3. Hadrian's Gate

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    Antalya's famous city icon, the Hadrian's Gate is located along the main Ataturk Street in Kaleici. People start their walking tour of the Kaleici (old Antalya) through this gate. The gate was built...

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  • 4. Perge

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    Greek and Roman ruins at Perge, an ancient site close to Antalya, situated on a wide plain between two hills 4 kms west of the Aksu river. One of the better preserved archaelogical sites in Turkey....

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  • 5. Aspendos

    Turning off the Antalya-Alanya road at kilometer 30 in the direction of the village of Belkis we come to the best-preserved ancient theater in Turkey. Aspendos was also used as a caravansarai in later...

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  • 6. Archeological Museum

    There is a fine coin collection that came from the different cities and later, regimes of the area. Much known history is only known through the coins that have been found relating to distant rulers...

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  • 7. Kursunlu Waterfalls

    The streams and rivers in the Antalya region eventually find their way into the Mediterranean and cascade down the slopes of the Taurus mountain range, sometimes overland sometimes underground before...

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  • 8. Myra

    Myra was one of the earliest Lycian city.At the same time of the Lycian Federation,Myra was one of the most important city with tree voices in the Federation's council.Although the history of Myra's...

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  • 9. Saat Kulesi - The Clock Tower

    Probably the best place to start your tour of the Kaleici - old Antalya. Located right at the center, near the Yivli Minaret and beside the Tekeli Mehmet Pasha Mosque, the clock tower is the only...

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  • 10. Ataturk Monument and Square

    4 out of 5 stars

    Along the same name (Cumhuriyet Caddesi or Republic Street), the cities most popular square is the Republic Square. A monument of the valiant Ataturk riding a horse is in the center of the big square....

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  • 11. Yivli Minaret

    4 out of 5 stars

    Also called the Yivli Minare Camii or the Fluted Minaret Mosque, Alaaddin Mosque is Antalya's iconic mosque serving as the city's symbol. Located at the Kaleici (Old Antalya), the 125 ft tall...

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  • 12. Lara Beach

    The sandy LARA beach lies to the east, and was quite close to our hotel. There is a tar road that will take you there, or you just hop into a cab for the quick way of getting there. The sand has a...

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  • 13. Kemer

    Although most of these kind of excursions are typically family type of day-outs, I must admit that water here can be pretty rough. We really enjoyed rafting in this 9°C water (ice cold in turkish...

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  • 15. Hear and See Hand Crafted Musical Instruments

    There is a small shop where the owner produces wonderfully made Turkish Instruments. This place is a great visit. The owner will show you his workshop in back...

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  • 16. Alexander waterfall

    The Alexander waterfall is one of the few that cascades right into the sea - a spectacular sight. We were happy to visit here again in 2009 although it took us...

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  • 17. ANTALYA HARBOR

    Known in acient times as Attalia, the natural ancient harbor eventually won out over other towns in the region when the Ottomans turned to the city to make it...

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  • 18. Kaleici by night.

    The old part of Antalya is a pretty walking tour during the day time and most tourists do that. But it's a different dramatic atmosphere if you will try...

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  • 19. Ataturk Cadessi

    I think all cities in Turkey have their own Ataturk Cadessi (street) and Antalya have that same street or avenue named after the founder of the republic, and...

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  • 20. Sultan Alaadin Mosque

    Don't confuse this with the more popular Yivli Mosque aka Alaadin Mosque (Antalya's icon). Sultan Alaadin Mosque is located within Kaleici also few walk from...

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  • 21. Yavuz Ozcan Park

    Antalya centre has several parks located almost beside each other. There Tophane Park, Recep Bilgin Park, both beside each other and a little few steps down the...

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  • 22. The Roman Harbor

    Antalya's life line since the 2nd century, the Eski Liman or Roman Harbor was and still the center of Antalya. The Kaleici's sprawling old mansions were built...

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  • 23. Kesik Minare

    Also known as The Korkut (truncate minaret) Mosque, Kesik Minare is located inside the historical part of Antalya (Kaleici). The small coumpound is closed and...

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  • 24. Tekeli Mehmet Pasha Mosque

    Just beside the clock tower of Antalya, the Tekeli Mehmet Pasha Mosque probably is the first one that draws attention from tourists starting their tour of the...

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  • 25. Shoppers delight tour through Thomsons

    I paid £10 for this 'Shoppers Delight' tour in Antalya through my rep from Thomsons at my welcome meeting.I was very disapointed with the morning.I was picked...

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