Explore Turkey’s Southern Coast

June 13, 2011 at 17:43

Summer 2011 is here and many people will be heading to various Mediterranean resorts for their holidays. now has cheap flights to Bodrum on Turkey’s southern coast, on offer. The airport is conveniently located close to some of Turkey’s best resorts.


Bodrum Town

Situated 20 miles south of the airport where the Aegean meets the Mediterranean. Bodrum is known as the Turkish Riviera because of its warm climate, azure sea, natural beauty and magnificent coves. The spectacular Bodrum castle stands as its centrepiece reminding visitors of its historical and cultural heritage.


Approximately 80 miles south of the airport is the resort of Marmaris. It’s easy to see why Marmaris is as popular as it has great beaches, fantastic restaurants as well as a varied nightlife that can be gentle or vibrant.


Venture further south along the coastline and you’ll come to the historical coastal city of Fethiye. If you want a relaxing holiday then this is the place to go. There is a beautiful harbour and plenty of shops and restaurants - a visit to the fish market is an absolute must.


The historical Mediterranean resort of Kalkan remains unspoiled by mass tourism making it a place of great charm. Well worth a visit. The town overlooks a stunning bay and narrow streets twist down to the harbour, lined with old white washed villas giving it a real old town feel.

Taking advantage of’s cheap flights to Bodrum is a great way to explore the many glorious resorts of southern Turkey.