The Turkish Aegean Coast is where the East meets the West, with influences and classical monuments from every civilization from the Greeks to the Ottomans adorning the coastline. This is a region where man made wonders sit harmoniously among the natural wonders of the Turkish countryside. Beach, spa, golf and cultural holidays all thrive on the Turkish Aegean Coast, and with the warm welcome, fine food and rich culture, there has never been a better time to visit.
Taking a villa on Turkey’s Aegean Coast is a dream for any classical historian or anyone with even a fleeting interest in the civilizations of the past. The 3,000 year old ruins of the cities of Troy and Ephesus and the number of unbelievable temples, spectacular theatres and column filled villas and chariot wheel furrowed streets attract visitors from around the globe to take holiday rental accommodation in Turkey.
Do not worry if historical sites do not feature on your list of favourite holiday activities. A holiday apartment in Turkey’s Aegean Coast is known for not only archaeological excellence, but stunning coastal scenery, fine sandy beaches, exquisite shopping and world leading mineral spas.
Some of Turkey’s finest beaches are on the Aegean Coast, and many water sports, especially sailing, are hugely popular. Many beaches have been awarded the European Blue Flag, and the beaches of Bodrum, Gumbet, Turgutreis and Bitez make excellent places to visit for a beach holiday. There are a range of excellent golf courses available in the region too, with the Gloria Golf Course leading the way for excellence.
Beach resorts like Bodrum, Marmaris and Kusadasi are lively, coastal resorts with bustling nightlife and all the facilities you could possible require whilst staying in rental accommodation on Turkey’s Aegean Coast. They are pretty resort, but well geared for the tourist industry.
Assos is a lovely, peaceful and romantic getaway, which clings to the rocky cliffs. A 20 minute walk from a Turkish villa in Assos will take you to a fine little beach, which rarely becomes crowded.
Summers on Turkey’s Aegean Coast soar to an average of around 33°C, and winters remain blissfully mild at around 12°C in January.
British Airways supply a range of cheap flights from the UK to Izmir Airport (ADB), Bodrum (BXM) and Dalaman (DLM) Airports. Depending on the exact location of the self catering Turkish Aegean Coast accommodation you decide on, there should be a suitable cheap flight available.