THINGS TO DO IN MARMARIS
Marmaris is a very popular destination in the Republic of Turkey. There is a lot of things to do in Marmaris. Social, cultural and historical activities on offer that will fill every day of your trip with experience and fun. From the sandy beaches to the magnificent ruins and relics. It is a place that you cant miss.
- Spas and shopping – a tourist can also learn more about the history in Marmaris. The Marmaris castle was built in the year 1522 by one Suleiman Magnificent and is situated up in the old town. Here you can be able to see the remains of Amos, you can also spare some time to visit Knidos which is known to be the most wonderful and beautiful antique site in Turkey. If you want to do some shopping, you can spend time at the Grand Bazar which is in Marmaris. It consists of a conglomeration of stalls, restaurants, bars and many outlets. These stores are connected by alleys, squares and walkaways. If you also want to relax your body, make sure to visit the Turkish hamam baths; you will surely have an experience that you will never forget.
- Beach activities – most of the action in the beach is during the day in Marmaris. The beach is mainly narrow and lined with plenty of beach umbrellas and chairs. Every section of the beach is very well maintained by the hotel management, comfortable and clean.While on the beach, you can be able to see visitors and tourists shopping since its adjoining to the stores. Snorkeling and scuba excursions are very popular in this area because of the vast marine life and beautiful views. There are plenty of companies that will offer a good pocket friendly budget and also help you in learning the skills for scuba diving and many others, so, the choice will be yours. Don’t let it slip by you.
- Sightseeing and tours – make sure not to miss visiting the marina and admire the magnificent yachts plus enjoy the many restaurants in the area. Boat rides are also in plenty; big or small, the choice is yours. They depart from Marmaris each and every day. The riders can also visit king tombs, Greece, aquarium bay, turtle beach and Rhodes. You don’t only need to tour by boat, you can also tour by land. You can ride horses in the mountains and get to enjoy the wonderful rides at different paces while at the same time taking in the sites. Another type of transport is by jeep. It will pass through the tall green forests, across peninsulas where nature is a stone throw away.
- Nightlife – there are a few night show locations in Marmaris. If this is your first time to visit Turkey, then visit one of the night shows around the area. They have plenty of belly dancers, Turkish food and wine, Turkish folk dance and also a lot of laughs too.
There are some places that never loose their charm no matter how many time you visit the place. Marmaris is one such place that has permanently found its place in travelers hearts.