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10 awesome things to do in Marmaris

10 awesome things to do in Marmaris

Marmaris is a beautiful place in the magical world of the Aegean. It is among the most beautiful corners of our country with its deep blue sea, historical regions that bear deep traces of the past, and beautiful beaches. It is also one of the leading holiday destinations of the summer, with its harbour and coastline that smile from the shade of palm trees.
In addition to all these beauties, there are also many activities that you will spend your holiday in Marmaris. However, before that, you should search for Marmaris hotel prices without delay, make an early reservation among the Marmaris hotels that are most convenient for you and do not be late for these beauties. Marmaris is a big coastal city and has many beautiful and impressive places to visit and see. It is almost impossible to explore Marmaris even in a one-week holiday with its unique bays, blue flag beaches, historical beauties, ancient towns, villages, picnic areas, national parks and magnificent nature.

1. Discover the Bays of Marmaris

It will take a lot of time to explore the unique bays of Marmaris. But make sure that every second you spend is worth it. Turunç, Selimiye, Bozburun, İçmeler, Kumlubük, Çiftlik, Bördübet and Sedir Island are some of the bays you can explore in Marmaris. Some of the Marmaris hotels are even located in these beautiful bays. If you want, you can also stay here. Even if you do not stay, you should put each of these bays on the top of the list of things to do in Marmaris.

2. Take a boat tour in Marmaris

When you come to Marmaris, you cannot return without taking a boat trip. There are many tour companies that arrange boat tours on the coast of Marmaris Center. You can choose the one you want, explore the route you want to join and enjoy the deep blue waters of the Aegean. However, you can also go on a blue voyage. In fact, “Mini Blue Voyages” with 3 nights accommodation can add a completely different taste to your holiday.

3. See Historical Places of Marmaris

If you really want to explore a place, you must first start with its history.
There are many historical buildings among places to visit in Marmaris; Hafza Sultan Caravansary, Marmaris Museum, Marmaris Castle, İbrahim Ağa Mosque, Taşhan Arched Bridge and Halıcı Ahmet Urkay Museum. While visiting Marmaris for vacation, meet the history of Marmaris on a cultural trip and embellish your travel.

4. Enjoy Marmaris Beaches

Marmaris is one of the best holiday destinations where the sea-sand-sun trio will be enjoyed. You should do a sunbath beautifully, and throw yourself from the hot sands to the cool waters of the Aegean Sea. In the "Top 10 Beach in Turkey" article of The Guardian newspaper, some beaches of Marmaris also took place, you should explore them.
There are many beaches in Marmaris where you can enjoy the sea and the sun; Icmeler Beach, Turunc Public Beach, Paradise Island Beach, Sedir Island Beach, Uzunyali Beach, Boncuk Bay Beach. Don't just hang out with one of them, discover all of them and the beaches in other hidden bays.

5. Join Nature Sports and Activities

There are many activities in Marmaris where you can embellish your holiday. For example, you can participate in water sports activities such as parasailing, jet ski, fly board, sailing, banana, canoe. In addition, it is possible to participate in alternative activities such as jeep safari, trekking, and cycling. If you wish, you can dive and discover the deep treasures of the Aegean. In this way, you can make your holiday both fun and different.

6. Enjoy in the Marmaris Nightlife

Marmaris also stands out with its nightlife. When you come to Marmaris, you cannot return without enjoying the nightlife. Entertainment is never over in Marmaris. The liveliness that started when the sun goes on continues until the first lights of the other morning.
Marmaris is famous for its vibrant nightlife, you can explore the venues on Bar Street or stop by the restaurants, bars and night clubs in Marmaris Center.

7. Taste the unique Aegean cuisine in Marmaris

Located in the Aegean region of our country, Marmaris is a place where you can taste the best examples of Aegean cuisine. Although not very large, there are also countless restaurants that offer all the tastes of the world cuisine that you can think of in Marmaris, which is a cosmopolitan district in the summer, but we recommend that you give priority to local tastes like every smart holidaymaker. Because Aegean cuisine is very popular not only in our country but also all over the world and Marmaris is one of the best addresses to get involved in Aegean cuisine. Let's add that Marmaris is famous especially in meat dishes. In the meantime, do not forget to taste the unique seafood menu of the Aegean.

8. A beautiful day on Cleopatra (Sedir) Island

Sedir Island, which is located 16 kilometres north of Marmaris and one of the must-see places, is also known as Cleopatra Island and is mostly referred to by this name. Cleopatra Island got its name from its private golden beach. It is believed that Cleopatra is swimming here. Cleopatra Island is flocked by thousands of local and foreign tourists every year.

9. An adrenaline-filled day with ATV, Quad & Buggy Safari

ATV (Quad and Buggy) Safari is one of the most popular activities in Marmaris. By participating in the ATV Safari tour, you can have an exciting, muddy, wet, dusty, adrenaline-filled and fun day. Surrounded by forest that 20 minutes away from Marmaris, the small road between the trees and the track is ideal for a quad safari.

10. Enjoying the beautiful nature with a bicycle tour

Mountain biking or cycling tour in Marmaris is one of the most enjoyable activities that can be done in Marmaris, and it is also a unique opportunity for nature lovers. There are numerous bicycle trails in Marmaris and its surroundings that can be visited by bicycle.