This is an old Beach Cleaning Session. When things will be back to normal, you will be able to find here, the next exact locations for the next cleaning up events.
The Aquapro dive center, the only dive company owned by a British/Turkish couple in Bodrum, is now in its 24th year of diving in the crystal clear waters of the Aegean Sea.
The Smiling dogs shelter is at your service if you want to adopt a doggie. They are all healthy, vaccinated and neutered. Smiling Dogs also welcomes your dogs waiting to join you abroad or during your vacation.
Gümüşlük is very popular thanks to its abandoned location. Designated as an archaeological site, important buildings were prohibited from changing the landscape. A long sandy and pebble beach and a handful of excellent fish restaurants directly on the waterfront.
May 19 - Youth and Sports Festival.
The construction of the castle, which started in 1415 by the Knights of Rhodes between the two ports, was completed in 1513 and the castle was named "Saint Peter Castle". The Pope distributed the "Andalusian Papers" (amnesty paper sold by the papacy to go to heaven after death in Medieval Europe) to those who worked in the construction of the fortress to finish it.
During your stay on the Bodrum peninsula, we recommend the M Suite which offers perfect accommodation in Gumbet.
The windmills are within a 15-minute walk of the hotel. The property is set within 1 km from Gumbet city center.
Periodic Vehicle Inspection for the all Bodrum peninsula. This is the inspection and determination of the technical efficiency of motorized and non-motorized vehicles for approval.
Yalıkavak Marina hosts an open-air shopping mall with over a hundred brands of gourmet restaurants, bars, cafes, clubs, entertainment venues, international luxury award-winning hotels.
Eat ▪️ Drink ▪️ Socialize @ Churchill
An experienced team that understands immediately what you want. Everything is so well decorated inside and outside you are facing the sea in the center of Bodrum.
The Şah Hotel is an intimate boutique hotel right on the beautiful beach of Bitez. Overlooking the Aegean Sea. After many years of exerience and know how, they provide an elegant and relaxing, peaceful holiday to suit individual needs.
Their goal is to provide great food in a relaxed atmosphere. One of the only place on the peninsula that prepare you authentic indian meals, made by indian chefs.
Çatalada, aka Çatal Ada, is a Turkish island in the Aegean Sea, 5 km offshore from the town of Turgutreis, west of the Bodrum peninsula.
One of Bodrum's favorite spots, Dalga Beach is for Bodrum lovers with its special lodges, sandy beach and delicious food.
Musto Bistro offers Turkish cuisine dishes, delicious meals accompanied by an adapted environment. In warm weather, their outdoor spaces will offer you a peaceful and relaxing environment.
Taking advantage of its attractive location, Off Gümüşlük offers a versatile service that none of its local competitors can compete with. The place, which serves as a restaurant, also hosts various workshops during the day and live musical events in the evening. It also happens that on certain days it turns into a craft market.
A row of seven mills, dating from the 18th century, lined up on the hills between Bodrum and Gumbet.
Back to nature: Regnum Golf & Country Club Bodrum.
The new organic golf oasis on the Turkish peninsula.
The first active 18-hole natural golf course on the peninsula, Bodrum, with an integrated approach: From the construction to the services the Regnum Golf & Country Club Bodrum is all geared up for its environment and thus a new model project for Turkey.
Tuesday: Textiles and Gifts
Wednesday: Handicraft and Local Farmers Market
Thursday: Fruits and vegetables
Friday: Fruits and vegetables (main day)
The Halicarnassus Mausoleum was a very large tomb, considered one of the seven wonders of the world, combining Greek architecture with its columns and Egyptian architecture with its pyramid-shaped roof.
9 - 10 - 11 October. Develop, create and present viable solutions for better food in a healthier future.
3D Food printing
Food tech (IOT, Robotics)
The Su Hotel, undeniably Turkish, irresistibly beautiful.
This small hotel located in a pedestrian alley will surprise you with its charm and calm. Single, double and suite rooms are available. We particularly recommend the Ottoman Suite.
Black Rock Coffee & Pub will make you feel in a time tunnel with its decoration made of retro materials. An atmosphere where you can enjoy your coffee, read books, chat with your friends at any time and enjoy every moment of the day.
Pedasa is one of the Lelegian cities whose name is mentioned most in ancient sources. Acropolis of the city (Upper castle). The city's acropolis is located in the center of the Pedasa territorium.
With incomparable views of Bodrum Harbour and the historical Bodrum Castle, Marina Yacht Club has become one of the most popular venues in Bodrum.
The trio of Yalıkavak Windmills offers you a stunning point of view on the Yalıkavak bay. Since the Windmills have been restored, they are putting the sails again every day. It is more easy to go by car, but the Yalıkavak dolmuş goes that way too.
Whether you prefer to lay on a sunbed, swim in the Aegean Sea, sit at a table and have lunch or lounge on a sofa, this place has it all. Fantastic service, good wine a casual atmosphere and beautiful view. If you are looking for high quality, this is the place.
Bo-Drum Pizza Pub will delight you with its delicious Italian pizzas mixed with Anatolian flavors and with concerts and improvised rhythmic sessions. A happy and friendly place.
Bar Humbug will provide you a warm and friendly welcome. It is a english pub style bar. Highly frequented by english expats living on the peninsula.
The catamaran has been specially designed and manufactured to be a floating club with a capacity of 1500 people, it is unique in the world by its size and concept. Ideal for those who want to enjoy nightly entertainment at sea.
COVID-19: The Community Spirit Will Be Back!
Due to coronavirus, we’ve canceled all the ways you usually meet other global minds in person until mid-May. You'll find the future events here with localisation.
Here you will find all the emergency numbers in Bodrum. Medical emergency numbers, police, etc.
Family friendly Villa Priene offers a gated entrance, parking, gardens, private pool, huge stone BBQ and bar with fridge.
Rokka Beach Restaurant, offers Regional Cuisine, Seafood Specialities and Fine Dining with views of the Aegean Coastline. Located at the beachfront over looking the bay towards the Majestic Island of Kos. Offering you an experience to stimulate not only your taste buds but all of your senses.
Sünger Pizza started operating in 1990 as a meeting point for sailors, near Bodrum Castle.
In 2007, they opened a branch in Turgutreis where they offer their 30 years of experience.
It is assumed that the Bodrum shipyards date from 1775. According to the archives, it was in 1784 that a first boat was started.
The New Season restaurant, in Bitez, has established its line on the principles of "quality service" without compromise in taste since 2000 and continues to present you with great care all the tastes of Turkish and international cuisine.
This Antique Theater on the southern side of the Göktepe mountain, in the middle of Bodrum, is one of the oldest theaters in Anatolia. This theater, which was restored by a group of Turks in the 1960s, is now the scene of many festivals in Bodrum.
To help you in case of any problem, here is a non-exhaustive list of embassies, consulates general or honorary (mainly in Istanbul), which you might find useful.
Bodrum Underwater Archaeology Museum is situated in Bodrum Castle and is regarded as one of the world’s most important underwater archeology museums. It is the one of the most popular place.
My Beach: An idyllic, peaceful spot in a secluded bay ideal for both swimming and sun bathing with a pleasant sea breeze.
The place to find Inter-cities Busses Companies, Public Busses (Dolmuş), Airport Busses and Taxi
Oasis is Bodrum's first shopping, cultural and entertainment center, Bodrum's Life Center.
Oasis means the middle of the desert, where the water, plants and life is.
Bodrum Naval Museum hosts approximately 6000 seashells collected from various seas of the world. The unique sea shell collection donated by Hasan Güleşçi is unique in our country. The collection includes seashells dating back 460 million years.
October 29 - Republic Day (Cumhuriyet Bayrami)
Almera restaurant, on the Bitez beach have anything you want, from Breakfast to Steaks. Burgers, Toasts, Salads, Pizzas, Pastas, Curry, Steaks, Fishes, and much more. And a good selection of Desserts.
Kara Ada ("black island") has hot springs spouting from a cave. The resulting orange mud is said to be beneficial for the skin, so you will see many travelers rushing to cover their bodies.
D-Marin Türgütreis Marina offers you plenty of shopping facilities.
The Posh Club, where celebrities occasionally perform, is one of the most popular street bar spots and has been adopted by a large audience. This nightclub, which attracts the attention of local tourists rather than foreign tourists.
Fener Beach, named after the lighthouse, is located on the southwest coast of the Bodrum Peninsula. Fener Beach, 20 km from the center of Bodrum, is a unique area for windsurfing and kitesurfing.
Vira's restaurant is located in Ortakent Yahşi, one of the most beautiful bays in Bodrum. You will find the comfort of your home. The friendly and experienced staff will provide you a quality service.
You will find here all the emergency numbers in Bodrum. Numbers of medical emergencies, hospitals, health services, etc.
The Barcelona welcomes you, summer and winter, with its rich menu covering all meals from breakfast to dinner, unique view, professional team, modern design without compromising on comfort.
Excavations have revealed that the Lelegians lived in scattered farmhouses with a vast necropolis spread across the peninsula from Torba in the north to Bodrum in the south.
Gündoğan should definitely be the choice for those who want to rest and spend a calm and peaceful vacation. You can easily relieve all the fatigue and stress of the year in this region, the potential of which has not yet been fully revealed.
A new sophisticated marina embellishes the waterfront in Türgütreis, complemented by exclusive cafes, restaurants and shops, as well as a host of new bars and discos. Very popular with families because the sea is shallow.
Kranda Yachting guaranteed sunshine and crystal clear waters of the Eagean. Just tell us where you want to start and end your Blue Voyage Tour, which bays and ports you want to visit; Our professional and experienced staff will send you their recommendations on the right route to take. (Daily and weekly cruises since the year 2002).
Club Mood has an important place in the vibrant night life of Gümbet. Music and DJ performances at the club overlooking Gümbet Bay are at a high level.
April 23 - Celebration of National Sovereignty and childhood.
Torba, one of the northern seaside resorts of Bodrum, is around 8 km from Bodrum. Torba, which is much smaller than the other seaside resorts of Bodrum, still has seven beaches awarded with a "blue flag".
Formerly the main sponge fishing port in the region, the village of Yalıkavak maintains a relaxing atmosphere for dining by the sea. Its position on the northwest corner of the peninsula, 18 Kms from Bodrum means that it is the one of the least developed sites in the region with fewer hotels and apartments.
Bardakçı Bay, adjacent to the center of Bodrum, is a bay of Eskiçeşme, with water like an aquarium, where you can swim with fishes.
Türkbükü is one of Bodrum's perfectly kept secrets with its network of exclusive hotels, excellent restaurants on wooden pontoons and attractive bars that come alive after sunset. By day, its cafes and beach hotels are refuges for jet setters, with fantastic views of the beautiful bay.
Bitez is located on a bay, a few kilometers west of Bodrum. Windsurf school, sailing school. Bitez is perfect for those who want to escape the crowds. Connected to Bodrum with direct dolmuş.
Ortakent Yahşi is the largest, cleanest and the most beautiful beach of Bodrum.
This beach also has the ”Blue Flag” which is given to places with clean sea water.
Its two kilometer long beach is considered by many to be one of the best on the peninsula.
The location is fantastic by the beach and an upstairs terrace allows you to watch the world go by, the sea and enjoy a cool breeze. The staff could not be nicer and nothing is too complicated, the food is excellent with a good choice. It is open all year round and many Turks eat there as well as tourists which is always a good sign!
Karaincir is a place we can definitely recommend for those looking for a quiet, calm and peaceful holiday. We would not exaggerate if we say Bodrum's secret paradise with its beauty, sea and nature.
About an hour and a half from Bodrum, Kargı Island is 500 m away. from Akyarlar. In the region it is the closest island to that of Kos (3.5 nautical miles).
Situated on an area of 120,000 sqm the club provides the facility of a 9-hole golf course, designed to meet international standards. The course holes consist of par-3 or par-4. The 31 par golf-course is made up of five par-3 holes and four par-4 holes.
You have to visit this brand new shopping mall.
Midtown, which is home to famous brands, restaurants, cafes, a 2,000 m2 cinema and its children's play area, its indoor and outdoor parking lots, 45,000 m² in area, is the largest shopping and living center in Bodrum with its architectural structure designed according to environmental conditions.
Avenue Bodrum, Shopping Center designed in the concept of architectural project; It is a meeting point where you will have pleasant moments with its 50 stores and brands.
Gümbet is the closest beach to Bodrum - only 10 minutes away by car - and is very popular among British travelers.
In the Zeki Müren Art Museum, Bodrum, you will have the opportunity to discover memories of the artist.
August 30 - Victory Day (Zafer Bayrami)
The Myndos Gate, which was built by Mausolus, The Satrap of Caria, protected Halicarnassus from the enemy raids and became literally a shield for the city against the attacks.
Dedicated to the patron saint of fishermen almost 300 years ago, the Aya Nikola church is gradually being brought back to tourism with the reconstruction project which is launched in accordance with its original.
One of the few tourist spots outside the Bodrum peninsula, Yaliciftlik draws attention with its calm atmosphere and crystal clear sea. Yalıçiftlik is much quieter and more peaceful than the other resorts in Bodrum and also offers affordable accommodation and entertainment options.
Sarnıç Beach, in Bitez, is undoubtedly the most suitable and popular place for sea and windsurfing.
November 10 - Anniversary of Atatürk's death in 1938 (non-holiday). On that day, all traffic stopped at 9:05 a.m. (time of his death). All places of entertainment are closed, television broadcasts only hagiographic programs.
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