Perched on Turkey’s western coastline overlooking the deep-blue Aegean Sea, you’ll discover this sunny seaside destination. From golden, sandy beaches to the castle in the heart of town, Çeşme holidays have a lot to offer. If you’re a fan of the great outdoors, you’ll find yourself surrounded by lush green countryside. Take your time relaxing on the shoreline before wandering through the narrow streets past traditional Turkish houses. Then make your way to the bustling harbour where you’ll find a superb selection of seafood restaurants serving the catch of the day.
Things to do
If all you want to do on Çeşme holidays is spend long days on the sunny beach, then this place has exactly what you need. If you really want to unwind, then a trip to the natural springs is in order, where the hot bubbles are guaranteed to unknot tired muscles. Beyond the glorious coastline, there’s lots to keep you busy. Çeşme has a rich and fascinating history that’s sure to get you interested in ancient times all over again, and your first port of call must be a visit to the castle in the centre of town. If you want to head out into nature, you’ll find lots of country trails on your doorstep, so lace up your boots and get walking.
Expect long, hot summers and mild, wet winters.
Izmir Airport (ADB).