Alanya is a marvellous resort on the Turkish Riviera where you'll discover magnificent beaches, rolling green hills, crystal-clear waters and plenty of vibrant nightlife.
This lively destination, which oozes natural beauty and charm, is the perfect getaway in the sun for families, couples and groups of friends craving the holiday of a lifetime.
There are plenty of captivating historical landmarks in Alanya including its 13th century Seljuk Castle and the Kizil Kule red tower. The city is also home to an excellent archaeological museum where which is home to many exhibits including impressive mosaics from the Roman, Hellenistic and Byzantine periods.
Alanya, which lies on a small peninsula below the Taurus Mountains, is a wonderful getaway where you create a perfect mix of relaxation, fun, history and adventure.
The resort excels when it comes to great food and you'll find an abundance of cafes, restaurants and hotels along the sea front serving Turkish specialities and a feast of gastronomic delights from around the world.
There's so much to see and do in this superb resort, from sunbathing on Cleopatra beach to enjoying a thrilling jeep safari which explores the area's magnificent landscape.
Alanya's beaches are wide, sandy and very clean with shallow water which make them ideal for families with young children. Cleopatra beach, where it's believed the legendary Ptolemaic princess bathed, is a fabulous 2km expanse of golden sand.
There's no shortage of water sports action in Alanya and there's also a host of magical natural caves to discover along the coast. A modern marina, lined with charming bars and restaurants, is a great place to enjoy a relaxing meal and drink.
There’s no shortage of pulsating bars, discos, live music venues and clubs in Alanya where you can dance the night away. The main area for entertainment is The Bar District where there’s everything from quaint bistro bars to energetic 4-storey nightclubs.
Alanya city centre is a bustling hub where you'll find an abundance of shops, bars, restaurants and a wonderful farmer's market where you'll get the chance to barter for a bargain.