Cheap holidays to Alanya
Alanya is a vibrant and modern resort and a popular holiday destination among families and couples. It is accessed by two airports, the main one being 70 miles away and a smaller one a few miles away and offers to its visitors, brilliant beaches and many archaeological sites. Book with yourholidays.com for maximum savings.
Things to do
The resort of Alanya is located in the south of Turkey, and has the Taurus Mountains on one side and the Mediterranean Sea, with long sandy beaches, on the other. On the south of the modern centre, is an impressive fortress complex with the remains of an old Ottoman castle on top of the peninsular, which is rated as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Another popular tourist attraction is the Damlatas Cave which is located close to Kleopatra beach and is reachable by foot. While on holidays there, visit also, the tall, octagonal Seljuk Kızılkule (Red Tower) and the Tersane, the only Seljuk-built shipyard remaining in Turkey. For those who are looking to relax, at the centre you’ll find a vast number of cafes and bars to chill out, shops and stalls to do some shopping on your Alanya holidays or just to wander around throughout the city.
Of course Alanya’s biggest attraction is its green watered beaches, which are long, sandy and full with water activities. Both children and grown-ups will enjoy beach activities like paragliding, wind surfing and banana boat rides. Kleopatra Beach is probably the most popular and the most crowded in the resort. Also, on your holidays to Alanya a trip to Sealanya, one of the largest Sea Parks in the world, would be a perfect idea for a day out. Boat trips from the harbour are a worthwhile activity to speeding across the beautiful Mediterranean or to visit a private beach.
Alayna’s harbour is bursting with restaurants catering for all budgets and tastes. Dining in front of the seaside would be a perfect idea to end your day. Moreover, nightlife around the harbour is excellent so be prepared for summer party nights!