More than just a beach, Bitez Bay is a gorgeous area to unwind in. The sandy shores can be found just seven kilometres from Bodrum town. Archaic Greek church ruins with beautiful dolphin mosaic floors can be found among fragrant, citrus groves that sit in between the beach and Bodrum. On the sand you'll find comfy sun loungers and parasols, as well as woven hammocks to relax on. There's an abundant of restaurants and bars open with authentic Turkish cushions to sit on in the lavish setting, where you can enjoy a cocktail or delicious meal. The shallow, blue waters of the warm Mediterranean Sea are popular for families to paddle in and for adrenaline junkies to take on some exhilarating water sports. Take to the water on jet skis or banana boat or try your hand at parasailing. Learn to wind surf in the morning on the calm waters or join the advanced and windsurf along the livelier waves in the afternoon breeze.