The Olu Deniz (Oludeniz) and Fethiye region of Mugla, Turkey is a wonderfully natural, coastal area which boasts almost tropical beaches and year round sunshine, making Olu Deniz and Fethiye, Turkey, one of the most popular places to visit in the country. Fethiye marks the meeting of the Tourus Mountains and the Mediterranean, with stunning scenery and a friendly welcome.
The region is a magnificent combination of pine-clad mountains and stunning sand lined Mediterranean bays. The soaring peaks of the Tourus Mountains are not only filled with historical treasures carved into the rock with amazing skill and intricacy but they are also a walker, mountains bikers or horse rider’s dream. Crossed with fantastic trails and paths, accommodation in Olu Deniz or Fethiye acts a great base for anyone heading into the natural expanses of south western Turkey on foot, bike or horseback. The peaks are also a perfect base from which to take to the air in a hang glider or para-glider, giving you unsurpassed views across the remarkable countryside.
There are many hugely picturesque beaches, coves, peninsulas and islands all along the coastline of the Olu Deniz – Fethiye area, Turkey. Many beaches in the Turkish Aegean area are famous around the world, offering stunning white sand which meets the startlingly clear turquoise waters of the Mediterranean. The whole coast has a remarkably tropical feel to it, and many holiday in Olu Deniz and Fethiye are spent lazing on the beach, chilled cocktail in hand and with the sun on your face. If you would like a little more entertainment from your accommodation in Fethiye – Olu Deniz, you can sail, surf, water ski or go banana boating from many of the main beach resorts.
Renting self catering accommodation in Olu Deniz (Oludeniz) places you in one of the finest beach resorts in the whole of Turkey. There are enough sandy beaches to keep any visitor happy upon their arrival, and if you wish, you can be waited on hand and foot form an Olu Deniz villa, with frozen margaritas being brought to you as soon as yours looks like it is empty. If lazing in the sun will not entertain you for a whole week, there are also plenty of activities to enjoy from an Olu Deniz apartment, from scuba diving to paragliding, and from hill walking to the resorts favourite activity; sailing.
The lively port town of Fethiye, Turkey is a bustling local town in which the Turkish way of life and tourism mix perfectly. Principally a market and port town in Turkey, Fethiye bustles with people and market stalls, and the pretty water front is a hive of activity, with endless water sports, a top market and many little boutiques all vying for space between the fishing boats, huge yachts and sightseeing boats. The huge rock face of the tomb of King Amyntas is one of the most visited attractions in the city.
Fethiye and Olu Deniz holidays are perfect at any time of the year due to the stunning climate which affects the area. Accommodation in Olu Deniz and Fethiye receives average temperature in the summer of 30°C, with daily peaks sometimes reaching as high as 40°C. Temperatures are rarely below 10°C during the winter, which can be a great time to use an apartment or villa in Olu Deniz or accommodation in Fethiye as a base for sightseeing.
The location of Dalaman Airport in Mugla (DLM) makes reaching accommodation in the Fethiye – Olu Deniz region remarkably easy. Although it seems like a different world, you can be settling into your apartment in Olu Deniz or Fethiye in just four hours of leaving home in the UK. There are a surprising number of cheap flights to Dalaman available, from airports across the country.