Things to do in Marmaris - Marmaris Attractions

Tourist information and guide to attractions and things to do in Marmaris, Turkey...




Things to do in Marmaris are endless. There are wide range of things to do in Marmaris for the holidaymakers. Marmaris is just one of those places that can boast about anything, fine beaches, water sports, water parks, boat trips, blue cruising, excellent sailing, adventure and outdoor sports, top class restaurants, sumptuous local wines and Mediterranean sunshine.


Sightseeing in the Marmaris and Dalaman region for you...


Central Marmaris is the main and the most preferred holiday resort of Marmaris. Central Marmaris also includes the popular districts of Armutalan and Siteler, as well as the popular Long beach (Uzunyali) promenade. Central Marmaris can be explored by the Historical Centre, Marmaris Harbour and Marmaris Netsel Marina on the east, the Long beach and promenade, Siteler and Armutalan on the west.

Icmeler is the second most preferred holiday town & resort after central Marmaris. Icmeler dazzles beachgoers with its fine golden sands. In Icmeler, you can collect yourself and the sun on the superb Icmeler beach which lies next to clear and azure waters, which host a myriad of different water sports. Hire a parasol to relax on the beach, or jump on the back of a jet ski, banana boat, ringo, pair of water skis or any of the other water sports equipment available here. Admire the scenery from a parasail in the sky or hire out a small boat for some fishing.

And than comes Turunc. There are also many other heavenly towns and resorts that worth a visit in the Marmaris and Dalaman region within 50 km. from central Marmaris. Those towns and resorts include; Hisaronu, Orhaniye, Selimiye, Bozburun and Akyaka, that are situated on a medium gulf/bay/cove and Kumlubuk, Ciftlik, Sogut and Turgut that are situated on a small bay/cove.

In addition to towns and resort, we highly recommend you to visit and see the Marmaris Castle, Gunnucek, Fake Strait & Paradise Island, Cleopatra Island & Beach, Kizkumu Beach, Dalyan, Bayir Village, Turgut Village Waterfall, Karacasogut Bay, Waterfall & Cave, Bordubet Bay and Gulf of Gokova.

If you don't have a car and would like to explore some of the popular nearby sights of Marmaris in an easy way, than attending to Marmaris excursions is one of the best ways to explore and enjoy Marmaris and its surroundings.

You may see some of the pretty villages (Bayir & Turgut villages) and natural beauties via Marmaris Village Tour, see the countryside views, Orhaniye, Kizkumu beach, Hisaronu, Bozburun, Ciftlik, Turunc, Karacasogut and Bordubet on the Bozburun Peninsula and Gokova coasts via Marmaris 4x4 Off-Road Safari Tour, see Cleopatra Island and Dalyan via Marmaris Daily Boat Trips.



A great day out at the beaches in the Marmaris region for you...


As for beaches in Marmaris; Marmaris has wonderful beaches. Marmaris Uzunyali Beach, also known as the Long Beach and Marmaris Urban Beach are the two main beaches in central Marmaris. Long Beach is located right next to Marmaris Urban Beach that also holidaymakers will be able to dip into the sea whenever they want. The Long Beach streches along the very long sandy coastline (including Siteler) of about 10 km. till Icmeler. The traffic free promenade overflows with cafés, restaurants, bars and shops for sandals, sunglasses and souvenirs, as this resort has made sure that you’ll have everything you need for a perfect beach holiday.

There are also variety of lovely beaches around Marmaris that worth a visit and see. Popular ones include; Kizkumu beach, Cleopatra beach, Kumlubuk beach, Turunc beach, Ciftlik beach and Akyaka beach.

A fun day out at the water parks in the Marmaris region for you...


As for water Parks in Marmaris; Marmaris has the fabulous two big water parks. Aqua Dream Water Park is the biggest and Atlantis Water Park is the other one. Many other hotels also have their own small water parks. If you’re on a family holiday, than take a day out to visit those water parks in Marmaris, which are packed with enough thrilling water-rides, chutes and bumper boats to make both kids and adults want to come back another day for more.

Water sports in the Marmaris region for you...


If you love water sports, there are wide range of opportunities in Marmaris including parasailing, pedalos, jet skiing, canoeing, sea kayaking, scuba diving and more. As for water sports excursions; Blue Cruising, Daily boat trips, Yachting, Sailing, Diving Tour, Fishing Tour and Rafting Tour are the best options for great water sports and water activities in Marmaris. In addition, Hisaronu offers the best windsurf in Marmaris and Akcapinar beach in Gulf of Gokova offers the best kiteboarding and kitesurfing in Marmaris.

Daily boat trips in the Marmaris region for you...


As for daily boat trips from Marmaris; All Inclusive Boat Trip along the beautiful coasts & bays of Marmaris, Dalyan Boat Trip and Cleopatra Island Boat Trip are the best options. We highly recommend you to take a day out and participate to at least one daily boat trip from Marmaris.




Blue Cruising, Yachting & Sailing in the Marmaris region for you...


Blue Voyage is a type of tourism and holiday particular to Turkey made by the traditional Gulets (Schooners) unique to Turkey’s Mediterranean and Aegean turquoise coasts. The very long coastline is a surprise of nature in the company of isolated bays, wonderful beaches, historic scenes and wonders of nature. We highly recommend you to attend to blue cruising in Marmaris. You are able to find quality Yacht charters in Marmaris, Gulet charters in Marmaris or Cabin charters in Marmaris.

Outdoor sports and adventure in the Marmaris region for you...


If you love outdoor sports, there are wide range of opportunities in Marmaris including 4x4 Off-Road Safari, quad & buggy safari, bike rides, forest rides on mountain bikes, sailing catamaran trips, jet-ski rides, canoeing, rafting, climbing, diving, paintball, horseback riding, mountain hikes, hang gliding, karting and more. As for outdoor sports excursions; 4x4 Off-Road Safari, Quad & Buggy Safari and Horse Safari are the best options for great outdoor sports and adventure activities in Marmaris. The 4x4 terrain vehicles follow a thrilling route up and down narrow roads which wind around the pine forested mountains, and also through wide mountain rivers to find the most breath-taking views of the surrounding rolling hills.

Shopping in Marmaris for you...


As for shopping in Marmaris; the whole Marmaris and surrounding districts are like a one huge bazaar where shopping is undoubtedly one of the best things to do in Marmaris. The biggest public shopping centre, Marmaris Grand Bazaar, also known as Carsi Market is the most popular shopping area in Marmaris. Marmaris Grand Bazaar is located at the central Marmaris, by the shore.

Eating out in Marmaris for you...


It can be said that whole Marmaris is full of quality restaurants and cafes. Most Marmaris restaurants and cafes are located beside the seaside and the Marmaris Castle area. You are able to find every kind of food & beverage & world cuisine for your taste. Netsel Marina region is very ideal for a romantic dinner with its calm scenery and luxury restaurants.

Entertainment & nightlife in Marmaris for you...


When it comes to Marmaris nightlife, you'll experience the sensual and fertile Marmaris nights eternally watching over your dreams with its crazy parties, live music, laser shows, dance parties, foam parties, dress code parties and parties with famous Dj’s. Marmaris resort has a thriving nightlife, and some of the hundreds of nightclubs in Marmaris will ensure that you’ll be able to party until dawn. The bustling nightlife in Marmaris attracts its visitors with the wide selection of night clubs and bars. | Friv Games




Below we categorized the popular attractions in Marmaris for you to make a decision and plan your days in Marmaris. We wish you a wonderful holidays in Marmaris.


Things to Do in Marmaris for you...


Marmaris Recommendations...

Hotel Booking & Comparison - Check Trivago Marmaris to make price comparison and choose your ideal Marmaris hotel.

Airport Transfers - Kiwi Taxi offers low-priced, fixed rate private shuttles that include meet-and-greet airport pickups and luggage assistance. Their large selection of comfortable taxis, minivans, luxurious cars and 6-19+ passenger minibuses can match any need while ensuring quick and safe travels to and from Dalaman airport.



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