Things To Do

Great actvities mean more enjoyable holidays … lots of things to do in Didim Altinkum

Any visit to Didim Altinkum holds the promise of adventure and fun. As you explore Didim Altinkum, you will find youself` in a constant state of discovery. There are plenty of activities and things to do in Didim Altinkum Turkey, to make your holiday more enjoyable.

Didim’s ideal location provides any holidaymaker the perfect opportunity to explore the surrounding areas.

There are many fascinating places to discover in and around Didim Altinkum.
With stunning scenery and fascinating history, tours are available including boat
trips and sightseeing excursions to make your holiday more enjoyable and fun !

Daily Tours

  • Pamukkale
  • Ephesus
  • Milletus
  • Priene
  • Didyma Apollo temple
  • Dalyan
  • Şirince
  • Bafa lake
  • Söke market
  • Bot trip
  • Scuba diving
  • Jeep safari
  • Horse safari
  • Turkısh bath
  • Aqua park
  • Kos island

 

Pamukkale:

 Pamukkale is one of the natural wonders of the world. It is a unique geological phenomenon formed over 14.000 years. The spring water here has therapeutic qualities and since antiquity has been said to cure rheumatism, kidney and heart diseases. Another important point of interest is the well preserved the ancient city of Hierapolis! It is

 

Ephesus:

Ephesus is one of the best-preserved ancient cities in the world with a history dating back to the 12 C BC. It was an important trade and religious center. During the Roman period it’s population reached approx. 250,000. One of the seven wonders of the world, the Temple of Artemis was in Ephesus. It is also the site of one of the Seven Churches of Revelation. St. Paul lived and preached for about 2 years in Ephesus. A definite must see !

Miletus:

Miletos is one of the oldest cities of Ionia, located north of Soke, about 60 km away from Kusadasi. The city was on the point where the Buyuk Menderes (“Meander”) flew into the Aegean Sea. Because of the alluviums, Miletos has been remote several times from sea, which explains that one can see today different harbors.

Miletos was also the city of many scientists and philosophers such as Thales, Anaximander, Hekataios (principle source to Herodotos) and closer to us, Isidorus, the architect of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul. Miletos had its alphabet recognized by the Greek world as the official Greek alphabet, basis of the current Latin alphabet.

Priene:

Priene is an ancient Hellenistic city located just to the north of Miletus in western Turkey. It was an ancient Greek holy city and the home of an important temple of Athena. Priene’s picturesque ruins include several columns of the Temple of Athena, much of the city wall, a well-preserved theater and a council chamber. The ruins are next to the modern town of Gullubahce.

Didyma Apollon Temple:

Didyma, on the west coast of Turkey, was an important sacred site in the ancient Greek world. Its famous oracle and Temple of Apollo attracted crowds of pilgrims and was second in importance only to Delphi. Today, the temple’s magnificent ruins still attract thousands of visitors – Didyma is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Turkey. The modern name of the town is Didim.

Dalyan:

Dalyan is the meeting place of the Aegean and Mediterranean Seas. It has a long and sandy beach. It is one of the few beaches left on the Mediterranean coastline where Loggerhead turtles lay their eggs.The popular mud baths containing sulphur are said to make you look younger and more beautiful. 4th C BC rock-cut tombs and the ancient city of Caunos are also interesting to see.

Şirince:

Once known as Kirkince, the village was built by the Greeks around 800 years ago and since the population exchange in 1924 has since been inhabited by Muslims from Salonica. The village has a few guest-houses and restaurants, and is popular with foreign and Turkish tourists to experience a taste of traditional village life in a peaceful environment.

Boat Trip:

Boat Trip is probably one of most beautiful trips in the world. Visiting secluded, unspoiled bays around the Bodrum peninsula. Relax, sunbathing on the deck and swimming in the crystal clear waters of the Aegean. Enjoy lunch and drinks on the boat. It is a great chance to have fun and take a lot of memorable photos. The trip is worth every penny and so you may even find yourself going more than once during your stay!

Scuba Diving:

If you would like to explore the enchanting underworld of the sea, then why not come diving with us! It doesn’t matter Whether you are an experienced diver or not, as all divers are supervised by professional and qualified diving instructors. The price includes a light snack, instruction and equipment

 

Söke Market:

Soke is a very interesting little town. Just walk around the town and explore it for yourself. The famous Soke Market is a bonus too and a chance to snap up a bargain or interesting souvenir. It is a great trip with different pleasures.

 

Bafa Lake:

Bafa Lake tour offers an ideal location for relaxation with its impressive setting, and full with visitors who prefer cooling off in the lakeside cafes & restaurants for enjoying the excellent view. As an ancient gulf transformed into a lake by the alluvial deposits of the river Meander (Buyuk Menderes), Lake Bafa, is situated at the foot of Mount Latmus, at the size of 10 miles length and 3 miles width.

The lake is fed by little torrents and by the river Meander during the rainy season. The water flows back into the Meander along the same direction in the summer.

The lake is rich for the great variety of fish , salmon, carp, mullet principally. Also, at certain times, the lake and its environs are visited by thousands of wild ducks, pelicans, water hens, making a marvellous setting. Athena Temple.

Horse Safari:

If you are one of us who loves horses and horseback riding, about 15 minutes drive outside Didim you can can go ride horses or just enjoy their company.

 

 

Jeep Safari:

A little bit of adventure and a little of adrenalin ..

Travelling up mountains, down rivers and on quiet beaches. We visit the ancient port of Lasos which can only be reached by sea or jeeps. There is an open buffet lunch included with fresh fish or your choice from the menu. This is an opportunity to see Turkey in an unique way. Please bring swimming costumes and cameras for fantastic photo oppportunities.

Turkish Bath:

 To travel to Turkey and no experience a Turkish Bath would be a crime. After a Turkish Bath you will become a new person. You can go any time you like. Any day you like.

 

 Kos İsland:

Enjoy a day trip to the beautiful island of Kos which is a Greek island in the Dodecanese, only 4km from the coast of Bodrum.

 

Aqua Park:

Adaland is among the world’s top 10 water parks!

Adaland entertainment center of Turkey’s most popular water park, you will get soaking wet for a day full offun and excitement.
Unlimited fun, adventure, excitement just 80 km away from Izmir

Get ready for …
Excitement & fun you will enjoy the excitement and adrenaline rush in a heart beat.