8. Antalya’s Historical and Touristic Attractions
Historical heritages like Kekova ruins, Alanya castle, Phaselis and Myra antique cities and Aspendos antique theater display Antalya’s rich history besides museums, Aquarium, aqua parks, green nature and aerial railway to Tahtalı mountain. Finally, we should add the old town, Kaleiçi, to our list of the city center of Antalya, whose landmark is Hadrian’s Gate. There are also historical houses and mosques. Kaleici is located near the main bay.
9. Landscapes of Antalya’s Green Nature
Antalya is a preferable and an attractive tourist destination, with its turquoise beaches, healthcare tourism services and places to visit. The reason for this, there are natural beauties like Dim and Damlataş caves, upper and lower Manavgat, Düden, Kurşunlu waterfalls for outdoor and nature photographers and Köprülü Canyon for hikers.
10. Golfing for Ones That Can not Do Without Sports
Famous people like Obama and Tiger Woods played golf in Belek when the G20 summit was held in Belek because Belek is famous for golfing resorts around the world, especially in Portugal and Spain.
11. Hiking on the way of Lycia Antique City
This hiking lycian way is located on the coastline and covers a vast area. There are historical ruins along the way, which dates back to The Lycia Empire. It reaches to Fethiye, a small town near Antalya. However, visitors complete the way, partly because it is not possible to complete it at once.
12. Abundance of Adventure Sports
There are parasailing, rafting, diving and kayaking activities everywhere for adrenaline junkies.
13. Destination Varieties for Visitors, Who Want to Experience More in Turkey
It is really easy to go to Side for authenticity, Kalkan for up-market shops and Kemer for romance at the beaches like Çıralı, Olympus and Kaş.
14. Antalya is a Cosmopolitan City
Because Antalya hosts tourists from various nationalities, it makes it cosmopolitan. However, some places like Altınkum attracts some specific nationalities such as British since they call it Little Britain. Many prefer having their wedding at 5-star hotels in Antalya as well. The reason for this, service industry, in Turkey, is well-developed. Besides providing the best local and international cuisines in the luxurious restaurants decorated well, Antalya’s local people also speak international languages, which proves the city is really cosmopolitan.
These are all 14 reasons why Antalya is a preferable and an attractive tourist destination, with its turquoise beaches healthcare tourism services and places to visit.