The small but perfectly formed resort village of Olu Deniz is one of the most popular destinations for visitors in the Mugla Province of Turkey. An Olu Deniz holiday is ideal for those who want an active trip, filled with plenty of things to see and do. What’s more, as one of the most photographed areas in the world, an Olu Deniz holiday rental villa provides stunning views of the sea and mountains as well as all of the mod-cons you would expect from a first-class hotel.
The most famous asset of Olu Deniz is its beautiful beaches and the stunning Blue Lagoon which is a nature reserve and so cannot be spoilt by building work. Amongst the numerous activities available on an Olu Deniz holiday are swimming, diving, sailing, fishing, windsurfing, water skiing, horse riding, paragliding, cycling, walking, tennis and golf. With the stunning sea and mountain views that an Olu Deniz holiday rental villa offers, it is also the ideal getaway for those who love a spot of painting, drawing or photography.
If you have the energy left to leave the comfort of your fabulous Olu Deniz holiday rental villa then it is worth exploring further afield. The village of Kayakoy which is approximately 10 minutes away from Olu Deniz is one of the most interesting attractions in the area. The village of Kayakoy was abandoned in the early part of the 20th century and visitors can now see ruins of around 500 houses, most of them in a wonderful Greek style. The village is now a museum and has a visitor’s centre where visitors can learn more about what happened to the village and the history of the surrounding area.
Should you now be considering booking a fabulous Olu Deniz holiday rental villa then you can expect to enjoy hot summers and mild winters. The warmest months of the year to have an Olu Deniz holiday tend to be July and August when the daytime temperature regularly reaches as much as 34°C. The cooler months of December and January can see the daytime temperature fall to anywhere between 7° and 16°C. The annual rainfall amount for the village is 28 inches with most of the rain falling during the months of December, January and February.
Travellers on an Olu Deniz holiday will arrive at Dalaman Airport (DLM) which is just under an hour and a half’s journey from the village. Amongst the airlines offering regular, affordable flights to the area are Jet2, Thomson Flights, Monarch Airlines and BMI. Passengers can depart from various UK airports such as Glasgow (GLA), Newcastle(NCL), Manchester (MAN), Leeds (LBA) and Heathrow (LHR).