Antalya, the second heart of Turkey after Istanbul. Antalya is a resort city with a yacht-filled Old Harbor and beaches surrounded by exotic hotels.
It belongs to Turkey’s southern Mediterranean region, known as the Turquoise Coast for its blue waters. It’s one of Turkey’s most tourist-attracted places because of its wide range of recreation places and activities.
There are tons of things to do in Antalya for both local and foreign tourists from all over the world. Some of these things are free and some others at a very reasonable price.
Here are some of the things that stand out from others.
1. Pamukkale Tour
Pamukkale is the Perfect Destination for Everyone. The nature, view, fresh air and cultural richness of Pamukkale will be an excellent option to consider.
The city is crowded with tourists from all over the world. You would have a great time exploring other communities.
Besides, if you are interested in ancient cities and nature, Pamukkale is sure to fulfill your expectations.
Skydiving is a kind of sport that everyone can’t fancy. But if you’re the kind of guy who loves the highest level of adrenaline and bravery, you will enjoy a matchless experience.
If that’s not on your bucket list, then you should definitely consider adding it.
Free-falling from thousands of meters watching the whole landscape from above truly a lifetime experience.so, if you ever visit Turkey, especially Antalya, then you must try it once.
3. Antalya Jeep Safari
Imagine you with your friends just a jeep into the wild surrounding with mountains, rivers, waterfalls and of course wild animals.
Sounds impressive, right?
With just a few dollars you can enjoy such astonishing tours, that’s the beauty of Antalya you can get a fantastic experience at a very reasonable price.
4. Hot Air Balloon Ride
Are you thrilled Just by reading this? This ride is going to be one of the best rides of your entire life.
Not just because it is way higher than your comfort zone, but you can have the full beauty of Antalya with a birds-eye view.
Kissing the wind, watching the sunset and embracing the beauty of nature from hundreds of meters height thrilling yet romantic. An experience you never had before which will be stored in your heart for a long time.
5. Antalya Aquarium Tour
Have a visit to Antalya Aquarium. Watching the sea life just an inch away, not on a plate but swimming in front of you.
Go alone, go with your friends & family. It Doesn’t matter who you take, but the sea life will surely make your day. Sharks, Octopus, Dolphins, Jellyfish, Seal, Sting Ray, you name it. A mesmerizing day surrounded by the blue.
6. Antalya Manavgat River Cruise
Cruise in a river? Give it a try. Antalya Manavgat river is one of the most beautiful rivers of Turkey. The beauty of a river cruise is you do not have to deal with seasickness.
Nonetheless, you won’t get the time for that at all cause you will devour into the astonishing beauty of the Manavgat River. The 3 hours of experience would be something you would never forget.
7. Antalya Sea Diving
Ever wonder what it feels like to be part of the Mediterranean sea? If you visit Antalya and don’t get enrolled in “Antalya sea diving,” you might have missed one of the most significant experiences.
If you want to take some photos with marine life, scuba diving might be the best option. If you are an amateur or inexperienced, the instructors will guide you through the journey.
8. Salda Lake and Lavender Gardens Tour
Salda Lake and Lavender Gardens tour is the perfect way to spend hours in the most relaxing way if you are in Antalya. If you get exhausted from all the adventure, then it’s the ideal place to relax.
Simply, it delivers the combination of the natural charmer and delicate scents of unique flora in the same day, and it will make your eyes, soul and mind Tranquil. Or you can make it more romantic if you take your partner with you. You can also candlelit dinner Turkish style in a nearby restaurant with a full view of the lake.
9. Antalya Turkish Bath
Antalya Turkish Bath is a chance to experience a relaxing native tradition with deep roots from the olden times, such as Romans.
From then to the present time, this tradition has been there and of course, it’s capable of getting people relaxed, cleaned, relieved and even cured.
Because of its unique techniques and the professional staff’s magical hands, those who have tried it out want to have it frequently. If you visit Antalya, you can be one of them by joining in a daily Turkish Bath session.
Trust me, you’ll love the experience.
10. Lara Beach
Getting tanned might be a good idea if you visit Antalya beaches; Lara Beach is the most popular Antalya beach. Lara Beach is a blue flag beach, the European category for extraordinarily clean beaches and clear water.
Some Places You Must Visit
- Düden Waterfalls
- Hadrian Castle Gate
- Konyaaltı Beach
- Antalya Museum
- Kurşunlu Waterfall
- Yivliminare Mosque
- Karaalioglu Park
- Hidirlik Tower
- Other Waterfalls & Beaches
- Roman Ruins
- Termessos day trip
If you would like to diversify your holiday, you should take a tour of Antalya. This may be a fresh breath to your holiday for a day or a couple of days.
Speaking of uniqueness, relaxation, family time, adventure, thrill, you’ll have everything you need out of a vacation. All of these options will make your little moments worth remembering since they will be full of surprises, experiences and learning.
To conclude, Antalya is a perfect destination because of its central location to other Turkey regions and, for certain, the beauty and adventure that it holds.
A tour worth remembering!
Now that you know all the best things to do in the famous city of Antalya, when youre making a trip with your family or friends there?
My advice? Come here in the summer and you’ll have the most amazing time in your life.
And if you’re interested in having a vacation house there, feel free to contact TAM for a sweet deal of property in this amazing city!