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Sightseeing in Belek - what to see. Complete travel guide

Belek is definitely the best resort town in Turkey. It has become that popular because of numerous large sand beaches located on its territory. The main sight of the town is the national park Köprülü Kanyon. You will be surprised, but this park occupies 500 hectares. Here you will find amazing eucalyptus and cypress woods and get acquainted with amazing fauna of this region, see “paradise” birds and, if you are lucky, even very rare caretta-caretta turtles. The air in the woods of Belek is crystal clean, so such walks are definitely very healthy for human body.
In Belek the restaurants that serve the national cuisine are usually called "lokanta". As a rule, such gastronomic facilities offer their guests to taste the traditional Turkish cuisine in … Open
The town is a modern place with highly developed tourist infrastructure. Moreover, there is a modern hotel zone here, making Belek a wonderful place for leisure rest. That’s why each year more and more tourists come here. New hotels open in Belek every year; the majority of resorts are modern and equipped with SPA centers and many entertaining facilities.
Amongst many tourists Belek is associated exclusively with the beaches and resort hotels, however there is also a selection of interesting attractions to visit. In the immediate vicinity of the city is a unique archaeological area of ​​Perge, where an antique theatre was discovered. Through the efforts of modern researchers, the amphitheatre was completely restored; once upon a time it could accommodate up to 12,000 spectators. During excavations in the area many interesting artefacts were found, some aging to more than 2000 years back. They can be admired in the Historical Museum of Antalya.  Copyright www.orangesmile.com
Friendliness, helpfulness, and hospitality are the three qualities of local people primarily noticed by travelers when visiting Belek. Making a friend from this city, you can be sure that … Open
Beautiful Kadriye marker is also amongst the symbolic city sights. Tourists visit here not only for the purchase of souvenirs and national food, but also to explore the culture of the locals. Only when walking among the colourful rows through the market, you can fully appreciate the diversity of national culture and its uniqueness. In this market wonderful spices are sold, colourful dishes are hand painted, interesting crafts from clay and wood are made. There are also very beautiful accessories and jewellery made from precious stones. 
Fans of natural attractions should definitely sign up for a tour of the Zeytin Tash cave, which is also located in the immediate vicinity of the resort. This cave was discovered only a few years ago, according to some sources it is possible to see the finest stalactites in the world. Now the cave is well equipped for visitors, it features special wooden bridges that allow you to admire the underground scenery without causing it any harm. 
Belek is one of the newest resorts in Turkey, therefore it cannot be proud of its rich cultural heritage and centuries old history. The majority of its sights have natural origin. Therefore, … Open
One of the main symbols of Belek is a mosque, it is in the heart of the city and is a true example of local religious architecture. Tourists will enjoy not only the mosque itself, near which you can take spectacular photos but also the surrounding landscape gardens. There are several beautiful fountains with interesting stone compositions, and the mosque is always surrounded by plenty of decorative plants. 
The modern resort town is attractive and has well-developed sports infrastructure. In its territory and in the vicinity there are several excellent golf centres, and there are excellent conditions for water sports too. Fans of outdoor activities will be offered many interesting hikes, as well as horseback rides.
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Sights around Belek from our guide 'Extreme places on Earth'

Olympos Teleferik

From the series “The Longest Ski-Lifts and Cable Trams in the World”
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

Sabanci Congress and Fair Centre

From the series “Glass Architecture - Impressive Villas and Buildings from Glass”
If you visited the event in the centre and didn’t have an opportunity to estimate its decoration, don’t break down. You can just adore the building and walk in the surrounding garden. Since the building, Sabanci Congress and Exhibition Center is a regular place of country cultural events. In May there is held so-called trade fair “The household goods” where are presented item from Egypt, Iran, Russia, South Korea, Senegal and other countries. The congress and exhibition centre is used as a permanent place for the final of the Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival. Also, there is held the beer festival that is an analogue of the world-known Octoberfest. … Read further
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