From the jaw-dropping mile-long stretch of white sand at Olu Deniz to the stylishly charming bay of Kalkan with rooftop restaurants and buzzing waterfront, Dalaman holidays are the perfect choice for fun-loving holidaymakers in search of sunshine and glorious beaches. Nestled on Turkey’s south-west coast in the Muğla Province, overlooking the Aegean Sea, Dalaman and its sun-kissed bays make the perfect summer holiday destination. This Turkish idyll enjoys warm Mediterranean summers when temperatures hover around 24-27°C and it receives almost 13 hours of sunshine, making May and June perfect months to plan your holidays to Dalaman.
Popularly known as the Turquoise Coast, Dalaman boasts incredible turquoise waters, sensational snorkelling and picture-perfect beaches. The Dalaman airport, just 5km away from the city centre, is well-accessible to a clutch of resorts, including Marmaris, Dalyan, Fethiye, Kalkan and Kaş. It takes around 1.5 hours to reach Marmaris (90 km) from Dalaman, while Fethiye (45 km) is less than an hour away. With adrenaline-pumping adventures and water sports, family fun, buzzing nightlife and a huge selection of dining options, Dalaman offers an array of things to do. How about lounging on the world-famous Olu Deniz beach, exploring the traditional charm of Fethiye or partying in Marmaris? Holidays in Dalaman can also be all about rest and relaxation if you head for quieter resorts or pamper yourself at a traditional Turkish bath. Just remember to savour Turkish cuisine and save some room in your suitcase for the beautiful leather goods you can pick up in the towns.
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