Fethiye: a seaside location which gives new meaning to the color turquoise possessing the most beautiful beaches and islands of the Aegean region and a holiday paradise with stunning nature and impressive historical sites
It is assumed that Fethiye, often reffered to as “the untouched virgin of the Land of Lights," was established in the 5th century B.C. The city which was formerly known as Telmessos used to be one of the most important residential areas of Lycia.
Furthermore, Fethiye was also a center of prophecy and one of the most cultivated cities of the Roman and Byzantine periods.
The city which took the name Meğri after its subordination to the Ottomans in 1424 was renamed as Fethiye in memory of martyr pilot Fethi Bey in 1934.
Fethiye, is a district of Muğla Province with a typical Mediterranean climate. The weather is hot and dry in the summer and mild and rainy in the winter. Moreover, the town offers many vacation and past time options including magnificent holiday resorts, a variety of cultural heritages, as well as a series of sport facilities such as paragliding and scuba diving.
The ancient city is almost like an open-air museum with a wide range of historical monuments and archaeological sites and fascinates visitors with its natural beauties.
Do not miss the chance to explore this corner of paradise on earth!
Fethiye has one of the most beautiful coastlines of Turkey and is worldwide famous for its stunning view of the sea reflecting all shades of blue stretching along the sandy beach. Ölüdeniz, is a beautiful location with en ever so calm sea meeting the white sandy beach. Furthermore, the pineRead More
Fethiye is also the venue of many festvals and events organized throughout the year. International Ölüdeniz Air Games Festival is performed in October every year and the site of many colorful events. The festival attended by hundreds of professional contestants, entertains the audience with great shows and demonstrations. Another sportsRead More
How can I get there?
Fethiye is a district of Muğla which has an advanced transportation network. It is possible to get to Fethiye either by plane or by bus. There are direct flights between Istanbul and Mugla Dalaman Airport which is 55 km away from Fethiye. The shuttles and similar transportation facilities leaving fromRead More