Demre; one of the most beautiful provinces of Southern Turkey, one that has survived from ancient times, the homeland of Santa Clause.
Demre was one of the most important cities of Lykian civilization with its earliest settlements dating back to 5th century. Today it is a location that enchants its visitors with its historic remains and its natural beauty.
Warm throughout most of the year, this interesting place where the sun sheds light on history welcomes visitors throughout the year.
Demre as the home land of St. Nicholas--, who is better known as Santa Clause-- where he had lived and died, is the center of both historic structures and cultural activities. The Festival of Call for World Peace with Santa Clause is an international annual event organized every year onRead More