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Holidays In Dalaman Saver

Dalaman Saver Holidays at a Glance

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Who holidays in Dalaman?

Holidays to Dalaman are perfect for those in search of a great value holiday with an abundant supply of sun, sea and sand.



Key Facts - Dalaman Saver

  • LanguageTurkish
  • CurrencyNew Turkish Lira (TRY)
  • Dialing Code00 90
  • Time Difference+2 hours GMT
  • Flight Duration4.5 hours (Approx)

Dalaman itself is a little Turkish Mediterranean farming town south of the coastal road. But most holiday visitors just pass through Dalaman Airport and on to their holiday resort. Dalaman Airport serves Marmaris, Dalyan, Fethiye, Ovacik Hisaronou and Oludeniz. Dalaman is the gateway to the Turquoise Coast, which stretches east to Antalya and west to Marmaris, along Turkey's southwestern Mediterranean coast.

What to see on holidays in Dalaman

Often dubbed the 'Gateway to the Turquoise Coast', holidays in Dalaman offer travellers a chance to spend their days on sandy beaches and discover unique historical sites. Let yourself relax on Iztuzu Beach - a 6km long stretch of sand near Dalaman - or go swimming in its warm, deep blue waters.

If you're in the mood for exploring, Dalaman's Lycian rock tombs are a must-see during your Turkish holiday. The tombs, carved into limestone rocks, can be seen from the Dalyan River and are one of the Mediterranean's historical wonders.

On the other hand, if you'd like to travel to nearby regions during your holiday in Dalaman, you'll be able to visit the seaside resorts of Marmaris, Hisaronu and Fethiye easily. However, there are plenty of eclectic restaurants, bars and shops in Dalaman, so you'll find that everything you need is close by while you're holidaying in the region.

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Tlos: Located 36 kms south of Fethiye, is the oldest city in the Lycian region and the home of the Lycian Hero Bellerophon. Visitors can see the remains of a castle, the agora, the necropolis, the theatre, Roman baths and a good view of Esen Valley.

The mountains form a dramatic backdrop along much of the coast, often dropping steeply right into the sea, but in some places rivers have washed down enough sediment over the ages to form beaches.

Tombs in Fethiye: The Tomb of Amyntas, which probably dates from the fourth century B.C. is one the most remarkable sites in the Turquoise Coast.

Blue Voyage Cruises: Marmaris is one of the most attractive maritime park lands,ideal for water sports and sailing. It makes an excellent starting point for the "Blue Voyage" tour of the Aegean coastline,

Oludeniz Lagoon: It is a sheltered lagoon of great beauty, almost totally cut off from the sea, at the northern end of a long cove. Stretching from the lagoon to the southern end of the cove is a long, sandy public beach.

Tlos: Located 36 kms south of Fethiye, is the oldest city in the Lycian region and the home of the Lycian Hero Bellerophon. Visitors can see the remains of a castle, the agora, the necropolis, the theatre, Roman baths and a good view of Esen Valley.

The mountains form a dramatic backdrop along much of the coast, often dropping steeply right into the sea, but in some places rivers have washed down enough sediment over the ages to form beaches.

Tombs in Fethiye: The Tomb of Amyntas, which probably dates from the fourth century B.C. is one the most remarkable sites in the Turquoise Coast.

Blue Voyage Cruises: Marmaris is one of the most attractive maritime park lands,ideal for water sports and sailing. It makes an excellent starting point for the "Blue Voyage" tour of the Aegean coastline,

Oludeniz Lagoon: It is a sheltered lagoon of great beauty, almost totally cut off from the sea, at the northern end of a long cove. Stretching from the lagoon to the southern end of the cove is a long, sandy public beach.

White Water Rafting: Enjoy the adrenalin rush of white water rafting and combine it with the experience of camping in the wilderness on the banks of the Dalaman River.

Sailing: The Gulf of Gocek and its friendly marina is one of the Mediterranean's best sailing spots. Some of the wonderful sea journeys, which have become the most popular activity in the region, take place in the beautiful coves of Marmaris.

Paragliding: Hisaronu, at the outskirts of the Mount Babadag-Oludeniz, is regarded worldwide for paragliding.

Eating/Drinking During Dalaman Saver Holidays

From street-side snack stalls to the finest food in a characterful restaurant, you will find something to your taste in Turkey. There is a wide range of dishes, with each region having its own specialities, and there are an equally wide range of places in which to enjoy them. Meat dishes are the norm, but vegetarians will be find a good number of lentil and rice dishes, and stuffed vegetables. The turks love vegetables almost as much as they do meat, and the aubergine is the favourite. Freshly caught fish is available, but can be expensive. Of course, the doner kebab is a popular along with the pied (Turkish pizza). In the morning stuffed pastries or borek can be bought street stalls. For the British traveller, there will be plenty of new culinary experiences.

An authentic Turkish experience can be combined with a raucous nights drinking at one of Turkey's meyhanes. These tavernas serve raki, beer and wine, along with an awe-inspiring selection of mezes (starters), succulent kebabs and fruits of the season. A favourite location for raki drinking, the atmosphere gets louder and merrier as the night progresses.

Turkey's recent economic growth and increasing prosperity had an enormous effect on the vitality, energy and variety of its nightlife. The range of night entertainment is huge, from traditional male-dominated birahanes to techno and rave nightclubs, with new venues opening by the week. As a result, Turkey's nightlife is quickly gaining recognition as one of the liveliest in Europe.

Getting Around on Dalaman Saver Holidays

Boat: There are many types of cruises that link all the resorts an villages around the area, take a Gullet cruise or a Blue Voyage cruise to explore Dalaman and the surrounding areas.

Bus: The local bus (known as Dolmus) is normally a white mini bus that travels around the resorts. There are no specified bus stops, so to stop the Dolmus just flag one down.

Taxi There are numerous taxis in all towns and resorts and are recognisable by their chequered black and yellow bands.

Car Hire: Provides a flexible and convenient way of getting around whilst on holiday to Dalaman. You can add car hire when you book your holiday.

Dalaman Saver Holidays Shopping

Popular items purchased by visitors on Dalaman holidays include:

  • Handicrafts
  • Jewellery
  • Leather goods
  • Carpets and rugs

Holidays in Dalaman Saver - Beaches

Fethiye has a fine beach nearby at Calis, a 4 km. stretch of sand and shingle, which has now grown into a small resort.

Oludeniz region with 2 km. stretch of sand and pebble beach (Belcekiz) linked to a cobalt blue lagoon (Dead Sea), lying calm as a millpond in the heart of this area.

Weather and climate information

Max Temp C Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct
Turkey 21 24 29 32 32 28 26
London 21 24 29 32 32 28 26
Sunshine Hours Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct
Turkey 8 9 9 11 12 9 8
London 5 6 7 6 6 5 3

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