Vacation in Kalkan, Turkey
Is a touristic resort located in the west of Antalya(Turkey), connected to Kash. Kalkan was called Kalamaki in the period of Ottoman Empire and its history is about 3000 years. It was the land of Lykias and Greeks previously. It especially represents the history of Lykia and Greeks although there were other civilaztions lived there. Kalkan which is located between Fethiye(Turkey) and Antalya was always a safe harbour. Such that it was believed till 150 years back that it was protected by the merchants of Meis Island. For so many years because of the transportation problem, it preserved its naturality. As the result of English people settling there at the last few years Kalkan(Turkey) has been developed. Especially yacht tourism and villa tourism has improved. The sea in Kalkan has a stony ground but Patara Beach which is located 12 km far from Kalkan is a world famous beach. Patara Beach is one of the biggest beaches in the world. Besides its maginificent nature and historical texture Kalkan Bay has the feature of carrying blue flag.
Traveling Places in Kalkan, Turkey
Patara Beach: with its 18 km length, Patara beach is one of the biggest and longest beaches in the world. It also houses an ancient city thus it is a great place to visit. That ancient city has theatres, Turkish baths and temples which represent the Lykia Civilization.You can add for travelling areas of Kalkan.
Firnaz Bay: Firnaz Bay is one of the most beautiful coasts of Kalkan Antalya.The Firnaz Bay, has blue sea and magnificent nature.We recommend you to add to Firnaz Bay of traveling places in Kalkan Turkey.
Letoon Ancient City: Although it is connected to Fethiye, it is super close to Kalkan. People who love mythology and history should definitely visit that ancient city. Leto gave birth to Apollo in that city.You can add Letoon Ancient City, for historical places of Kalkan Turkey.
Xanthos Ancient City: It is another ancient city worth to see during your visit to Kalkan. In Xanthos which was the capital city of Lykia Civilization, there are many artifacts belong to Hellenistic period.
Bezirgan Plateau: It is a nice summer camping ground in Kalkan.We recommend you to put to Bezirgan Plateau of natural beauties of Kalkan Turkey.
Kaputas Beach: Located at the opening of a canyon, Kaputas Beach is only 7 km far from Kalkan Turkey.
Blue Cave: It is only 450 meters far from Kaputas Beach and the only way to reach there is seaway.We recommend you to put to Blue Cave of favorite places in Kalkan Turkey.
Islamlar Village: It is a beautiful settlement where conservative people live. It is located 8 km far from Kalkan. You may also visit Greek Houses. Besides, you can do paragliding, canoeing and diving.
Kalkan is one of the distinguished tourism regions of Antalya's such as Alanya(Turkey), Side(Turkey), Belek(Turkey) and Kemer(Turkey).Every year thousands of people prefer Kalkan for the holidays.For Kalkan holiday, you can find many Kalkan hotels and Kalkan pensions suitable for your budget.And, you can rental holiday Villas, Holiday Homes in Kalkan for holiday.As Dream Of Holiday firm we offer you renting villas and apartments in Kas-Kalkan.You can check our Kalkan Villas and Kalkan Holiday Apartments for yours Kalkan Holiday.You can rent Yachts and Gulets which are popular for Kalkan holiday.You can get detailed information from Arsis Yacht Charter firm for Yacht Charter in Kalkan.
Kalkan is in a convenient location for transportation.It is possible to get by sea and by air, except road traffic.Buses are every days available from Istanbul, Adana(Turkey), Izmir, Antalya(Turkey), Bursa(Turkey) and all Citys for Kas-Kalkan.You can use Kalkan Port - Fethiye Port route for your Kalkan sea transport,You can use Dalaman airport for your Kalkan transport.Dear our customers can contact at any time of the day to get the detailed information and more from Arsis VipTransport..!