Turkey offers a variety of beautiful resorts all along its Aegean coast. Altinkum is one of them. It is a small resort town located on the shores of the Aegean Sea. It is just 90 minutes away to Bodrum Airport. Altinkum got its name from the golden sandy beaches. Altinkum means “golden sands”. The stunning golden beaches sandy sand that gently dangle into the dazzling turquoise blue waters that flows from the Aegean Sea is a stunning view. Altinkum resort is home to three beaches. The main beach is full of umbrellas and sunbeds for relaxing at the shore. You can also swim in the clear, beautiful blue waters that flows from the Aegean Sea. A variety of water sports are offered; kids love riding on pedal boats. Boat trips are fun that go around the bay as well as the Castle. The second beach is home to many bars and restaurants that face the ocean. Third beach a more private beach.
In addition to swimming and relaxing at the shore, there’s plenty of sightseeing that you can enjoy. There are a variety of interesting and ancient places to visit in the vicinity of Altinkum. Just ten minutes from the resort’s center can be The Temple of Apollo where you will be able to see Medusa’s famous head. Medusa decorated with snakes And you’ll be amazed by the sheer size of the columns that are here.
If you are looking for a more extended day trip take a trip to among the wonders of seven in the old world: the ruins of Ephesus. It is a well-preserved city of classical architecture located on the Mediterranean and offers an idea of the way of life in Roman times. It is believed that it was the Virgin Mary, at the final stage of her life went to Ephesus with St. Paul. Additionally, St. John is said to have spent the final years of his life in Ephesus and following his death, a shrinewas built. that is the Basilica of St. John was built over his grave.
It is possible to take an excursion by boat to Samos. Greek island of Samos. Samos is located in the north-eastern portion of the Aegean Sea. Tourists are amazed by the stunning mountainous landscape of Samos and the beauty of nature as well as the rich history that runs throughout the island. It’s a truly unique experience.
Perhaps you’ll enjoy walking around the stunning Bafa Lake nearby; it is surrounded by stunning mountains. Go to the Didim Aqua Park, just from the Altinkum resort. The Aqua Park was constructed in 2004 and is extremely well-known.
To relax and have fun There are a huge variety of waterfront restaurants and bars that are open until midnight and then the party vibe shifts to nightclubs. The atmosphere can be lively during the peak season when the festive spirit is at its peak.
There are a variety of excellent hotels in the Altinkum resort. Its Didim Beach Resort, one of the resorts, is home to its own golden sand beach that is located in one of the stunning bays along the Aegean coast. The hotel is equipped for sports like tables tennis, tennis, basketball and more. It also has a swimming pools, Turkish bath & sauna and a fitness center. The hotel also has its own shopping center and disco inside the complex. The hotel is located 90km far from Bodrum Airport.