Independent travel to Antalya
One of the most popular resorts on the Turkish Mediterranean Riviera, Antalya is the center of beach recreation, varied and exciting entertainment and profitable shopping..
When to go to Antalya?
The beach season in Antalya begins at the end of April. The air warms up to +25, and the water - up to + 18 degrees. At this time, the "first swallows" appear from among the lovers of comfortable cool days. The peak season is in August-September, when the absolute majority of those who want to get an excellent beach holiday at a reasonable price rush to rest in Antalya.
How to get to Antalya?
Antalya Airport receives dozens of charter and regular flights from around the world every day. The flight time from Moscow is about three hours, and the transfer to the selected hotel takes about 30 minutes. You can choose a taxi at the airport or book a shuttle service on specialized Internet sites. A great option for travelers who prefer freedom of movement is renting a car in Antalya.
It is not difficult to book a hotel in Antalya for independent tourists. This is best done on specialized resources that provide discounts on hotel and hostel accommodation. The hotel fund in Antalya is very diverse, and therefore everyone can choose accommodation in accordance with the needs and opportunities. Many independent travelers rent apartments and rooms in Antalya and significantly save not only on accommodation, but also on food during their holidays..
Argue about tastes
And yet Antalya's restaurants are well worth dining out there! It's worth starting with one of the city's fish restaurants, which serves inexpensive and delicious fish and seafood dishes. Oriental sweets, freshly squeezed juices and grilled vegetables are required to order. The best way to wake up in the morning after an incendiary party is to drink a cup of the strongest Turkish coffee, and local ice cream will help to finish any meal with dignity..
Do not be afraid of street hawkers either - small business owners in Turkey are very sensitive to their customers and jealously observe all sanitary rules and norms of public catering..
Informative and fun
The main architectural attraction of Antalya is the Yivli Mosque with a minaret. The views from its observation deck to the city and the sea are stunning and mesmerizing. From antiquities, Hadrian's Gate from the Roman period has been preserved, and from modern entertainment oases, two water parks are especially attractive for tourists, in one of which incendiary discos are held at night. On the way to nightlife, it is important not to miss the start of the Fountain Show - a spectacular and colorful performance for guests and citizens.