The Central and Southern Aegean Coast

We’ve compiled the best of the best in The Central and Southern Aegean Coast - browse our top choices for the top things to see or do during your stay.

Sort by: 14 Recommendations {{numTotalPoiResults}} {{ (numTotalPoiResults===1)?'Recommendation':'Recommendations' }} 0 Recommendations
  • 1. Aphrodisias

    Though most of what you see today dates from the 1st and 2nd century AD, archaeological evidence indicates that the local dedication to Aphrodite follows...Read More

  • 2. Bodrum Castle and Museum of Underwater Archaeology

    Built in the early 15th century by the Knights Hospitaller (Knights of St. John), the Petronion, better known as Bodrum Castle or the Castle of...Read More

  • 3. Çeşme Kalesi

    Constructed during the reign of Sultan Bayezid II (ruled 1481–1512) to defend the port, this castle is very picturesque, with its stone walls often lined...Read More

  • 4. Dilek Yarımadası Milli Parkı

    If you're looking for beaches, either head north from Kuşadası to Pamucak or travel 33 km (20 miles) south to this lovely national park, which...Read More

  • 5. Kordon

    The lively and pleasant waterfront promenade is the most popular section of town and is perfect for a summer stroll; many locals use the sea...Read More

  • 6. Pırlanta Beach

    The name means "brilliant" or "diamond" and this beach outside Çiftlikköy certainly has seawater that's as clear as glass, gentle and shallow (you can sit...Read More

  • 7. Altınkum

    For a break after all the history, continue another 5 km (3 miles) from Didyma south to Altınkum, popular for its pale-sand beach. The sand...Read More

  • 8. Altınkum Beach

    The name is Turkish for "golden sand," and this beach has crystal-clear and calm water lapping the silky sand. The area has yet to undergo...Read More

  • 9. Bodrum Deniz Müzesi

    This small museum makes for an interesting break from the summer heat, with models of famous boats on the ground floor and a massive collection...Read More

  • 10. Güvercin Adası

    There aren't many sights in Kuşadası proper, but the causeway just south of the harbor connects the town to an old Genoese castle on Güvercin...Read More

  • 11. Ilıca

    Still a summer retreat for İzmir's wealthy, Ilıca fronts one of the peninsula's most popular beaches, with many hotels lined up along the seafront and...Read More

  • 12. Meryem Ana Evi

    This wooded complex in the hills above Selçuk draws pilgrims to the small stone house where the Virgin Mary is said to have spent the...Read More

  • 13. Pamukkale Natural Park

    At the very foot of the white travertines, this delightful park with grassy lawns entertains local families and visitors alike, with fantastically shaped pedal boats...Read More

  • 14. Sacred Pool of Hierapolis

    There are several reasons visitors flock to the thermal waters of the Sacred Pool at Hierapolis: the bathtub-warm water (a relatively constant 95 degrees Fahrenheit),...Read More

No sights Results

Please try a broader search, or expore these popular suggestions:

There are no results for {{ strDestName }} Sights in the searched map area with the above filters. Please try a different area on the map, or broaden your search with these popular suggestions:

Around the Web