Sightseeing in Antalya - what to see. Complete travel guide
Advantageous geographical location of the city has made it the warmest and the most picturesque resort in Turkey. Just like any old city, Antalya offers not only magnificent beaches, but also a wide choice of excursion routes.
Antalya has lots of incredibly romantic hotels, rest in which will be unforgettable. Modest hotel Ninova Pension is full of charm; it’s perfect for thrifty travelers. It has wonderful … Open
One of the most popular shopping centers in Antalya is ATM Deepo Outlet. This is a huge outlet, where you can buy quality brand clothes throughout the year on special offer. Despite the … Open
Not everyone knows that Antalya is not only about the beautiful beaches and water parks, but also has a great ski resort Saklikent. It offers all the conditions for a comfortable stay; on the territory of the resort there are trails of various difficulty levels, sports equipment rental, and ski schools. Here you spend a great couple of days; and for the tourists at the resort there are mini-hotels and various boarding houses.
Antalya is a fairly old and very popular resort with developed infrastructure. It is not surprising that entertainment can be found here for every taste, including for children. Here is one … Open
One of the most attractive places for families is considered to be the Antalya Zoo. It covers an area of over 300 hectares, and today the zoo features more than 80 animal species on its territory. Visitors will be able to see wild boars and wolves, feed the cute ducks and watch the clever monkeys. This zoo is attractive not only by the variety of animals, but also through an elaborate design. On its territory there are many recreation areas equipped with benches and gazebos, as well as playground for kids and a cosy café.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Antalya and surroundings
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Aspendos AmphitheatreFrom the series “Ancient Amphitheaters and Arenas, That Are Still Operational”
Check on the map: Distance from Antalya center - 42 km.The amphitheater built by Zenon was incredibly beautiful and was decorated with numerous fine statues and sculptures. Unfortunately, they haven’t survived to our days. Spectator seats have been carefully restored. Today, ballet and opera performances take place in the theater frequently. This is where the most famous artists in the world appear. Jose Carreras, as well as other famous opera singers, visited the ancient theater several times. The amphitheater of Aspendos, which can hold up to 7000 people, is one of the largest in the world. … Read further
Olympos TeleferikFrom the series “The Longest Ski-Lifts and Cable Trams in the World”
Check on the map: Distance from Antalya center - 32 km.Teleferik Olympos is an outstanding engineering landmark of Turkey; scale and complexity of the cable car are staggering. More than 400 tons of iron, about 4,500 cubic meters of water, as well as more than 3,500 cubic meters of concrete were used to build this facility. All these materials were transported by a pre-designed cable car, which was dismantled after opening Olympos Teleferik. The cost of trip is about 40 USD for adult, children under the age of 16 years have 50% discount. For children under 7 years old the cable car is free. … Read further
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