Bayir guide - Bayir, Marmaris, Turkey

Tourist information and guide to Bayir village of Marmaris, on the Bozburun Peninsula, Turkey...

Bayir is located on the southwest of Marmaris. The village is very popular for jeep safari tours. It is very exciting to take a break and have your coffee&tea under the huge plane trees. We recommend you to taste the local food and drinks there. The water of the fountain in the central village worth tasting. The beach area is 10 minutes by the downhill.

Bayir is also located on the ancient city of Syrna. At the place where there is a mosque now, it is beleived that there was a temple dedicated for Asklepios, the God of Health.

Things to Do & See in Bayir

The acropolis is located two kilometers on the northeast side of the village. It takes half an hour by walking. You may see the remnants of the city walls, some grave stone and structures.

There is a plane tree of 2300 years of age in the village. Old Plane Tree is very popular for the travelers. Take a photo with the plane tree and drink Ayran.

How to Get There?

Bayir is located 28 km. on the southwest of Marmaris, via Turunc. There are also boat service from Marmaris to Bayir beach area. It takes about an hour.

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