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Marmaris

Marmaris

Marmaris lies in a bay with crystal-clear water. This is where the Mediterranean meets the Aegean Sea. Fragrant pine woods stretch out along the mountain crests. Marmaris is the perfect destination for relaxed days on the beach. There's lots to see and do and plenty of sun to be basked in.

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Marmaris Castle And Archaeology Museum

The little fort dating from 1522 has been restored and is worth a visit, though the most remarkable aspect is still its view of Marmaris. The museum hosts various artifacts from antiquity and several Medieval cannons.

Address
Tepe, 30. Sokak, Marmaris
Datça Peninsula

The road across the Datça peninsula has stunning scenery, with steep mountains, ravines and flat countryside. Datça is an attractive village about 90 kilometres west of Marmaris. From Körmen, just north of Datça, there are boats to the port city of Bodrum. At the Saturday market in Datça you will find food, household utensils, beautiful tablecloths and clothes. You can reach it with local transportation.

Address
Datça Peninsula, Marmaris
Pineapple

Pineapple is a prestigious restaurant frequented by Oil Sheiks and celebrities who have moored their yachts in the marina. The food is top-class, and so are the prices.

Address
Sarıana Mahallesi, Netsel Marina, Marmaris/Muğla
O’yes

At O'yes the menu is international, but they also offer plenty of traditional Turkish dishes. It is located on the beautiful beach promenade.

Address
Tepe Mahallesi, Marmaris/Muğla
Pasha Jewellery

Gold, silver and diamonds are of course what you can expect when you enter Pasha Jewellery. The store itself has beautiful displays of their wares and is an oasis of tranquility opposed to the busy streets.

Address
Armutalan Mahallesi, Marmaris/Muğla
Homemade By Rachel

A cute store that sells various kinds of handcrafted gifts and other decorative items. Drop by and browse her selection, you can be certain it will be something you remember, whether you decide to bring home some gifts or not.

Address
Kemaralti Mah | 25. sokak. No. 8 Armutalan, Marmaris

The Dalaman Airport

The Dalaman Airport lies about 90 kilometres east of Marmaris. There are taxis and car rental companies represented at the airport. There are shuttle bus services between the airport and Marmaris. The shuttle buses only run to coincide with flights. www.havas.net Car rental is available around the clock. AVIS +90 252 792 51 18 www.avis.com.tr Europcar +90 252 792 54 14 www.europcar.com.tr

Address
Ege Mh., Dalaman/Muğla

Best Time to Visit

The hot and humid summer months are high season in Marmaris, so the best months to visit are May, June and September, when there are fewer crowds, the temperatures are pleasant and rain is not frequent. However, thanks to its Mediterranean climate, Marmaris is enjoyable all year round. Winters are usually mild and rainy.