is housing a culture and art festival in September every year, which
can be the best time to coincide your visit to the area.
For aficionados of opera, ballet, musicals and classical music
Aspendos Festival since 1994 has been a "must" place to be in June
and July of every year.
Aspendos Theater the best preserved amphitheater, not only of
Anatolia, but also the whole of Europe.
Aquapark Water planet
2500 people daily capacity one of the largest aquapark of Turkish
Mediterranean region invites you to fun, action and adventure.
There are no limits for fun at the Mediterranean's favorite water
paradise whether you are young or an adult.
You can have adventurous fun with rafting or relax with sea view
from the forest or pump your adrenalin with bungee jumping and
Approximately 35 km from Side
Free shuttle service available from Side
Water Planet Holiday Village
Okurcalar Mevkii Alanya - ANTALYA Türkiye
Tel: 90 242 527 51 65 - 66
Skiing in Saklikent & in
Within the province of Antalya is a ski centre at Saklikent, in
the Beydag mountain range, at 1850m. Because of its close
proximity to Antalya, it is one of the few places in the world
that people can ski in the mornings, then swim in the sea in the
There are two ski lifts, restaurants, and accommodation
available. The skiing season runs between January and April.
The resort can be reached from the centre of Antalya by bus,
taxi or a hotel service vehicle in one hour.
Geography: The altitude for the skiing areas is between
2000-2400m, with a snow depth between 0.5-1m and a short season.
Facilities: There is a pension with 14 beds, a restaurant,
café and local coffee-houses. There are two T-bars, and two ski
runs at easy/moderate level.
The Beydag mountain range has peaks ranging from 600 - 3086 m,
with a variety of geological and typographical features and offer
a wide range of climbing opportunities.
The important peaks are Tekedorugu, Bakirli Dag, Tahtalidag,
Alabelen and Kizlar Sivrisi. Climbers will pass through the cedar
forests of Camkuru Valley on their way to the top. The climbs can
be completed in one day.
Rafting in Koprulu
Within the Koprulu Canyon National Park, Koprucay is among the
most breathtaking rafting centers in the country. Manavagat River
rushes powerfully over the rocks, and offers excellent rafting
opportunities. There are a couple of agencies in the city who
organize trips, including transport and equipment.
Various points of Antalya's coastline provide opportunities for
Wrecks have formed very interesting habitats and amphores are
Riding in the Sorgun Forests
There are lots of horse farms located in Sorgun, which are also
offering riding lessons for beginners.
In Sorgun, 350-year-old pine trees form a green canopy providing
pleasant shade while you ride around. The foliage also gives
natural shelter to the various species of animals and plants
There are many
more sporting activities offered in and around Side:
anywhere as long as you catch the wind
- Beach Volleyball everywhere!
- Jeep Safari
- Motorcycling 4 Quad safari
- Water sports
- Horse riding in forest