If you love a modern resort with an exciting history, Altinkum should be top of your list. With lots of brand new facilities, exciting restaurants and bars as well as ancient ruins (some centuries old), it has everything you need for a fantastic holiday.

Discover the Daylan River

Taking a mud bath may not be the first activity that springs to mind when you think of a river cruise. One of the highlights of the trip, you’ll be able to enjoy a pampering mud-pack straight from the river which is sure to leave you feeling chilled out for the rest of your holiday. Down the river you’ll come across Turtle Island, home to Loggerhead turtles that come to the island to lay their eggs. Further along the river you’ll discover the ancient Lycian Tombs which are full of ancient treasures for you to explore.

Take a day trip

To discover what else this charming destination has on offer, you can take a day trip and have all kinds of exciting adventures. From exploring the ancient ruins of the Temple of Apollo to experiencing an incredible sunset that makes the ocean sparkle. For a day of family fun you could take a trip to Aqua Fantasy; the largest waterpark in Turkey.

Visit the Bafa Lake

For something a little off the usual tourist trail, take a visit to Bafa Lake. With a selection of restaurants overlooking the water, you’ll have the chance to try out some traditional Turkish food and enjoy the great lake views.