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Belek Main Attractions

Rafting Koprucay and the Koprulu National Park

Koprucay River winds its way down from the Taurus Mountains. Forging its way through a number of striking canyons, the flow is fed by underground springs, becoming a mighty river that eventually empties into the Mediterranean Sea. This river is known ... read more

21 km to Belek |
 

Termessos

High in the Taurus Mountains, the ruined city of Termessos is probably Turkey's most spectacularly sited historical spot. A picturesque, rustic site, at 1000 metres above sea level and 34 kilometres from Antalya City, it really is off the beaten trac ... read more

72 km to Belek |
 

Aspendos Theatre

This incredible structure is the best-preserved Greco-Roman theatre in the world. Once part of the ancient city of Aspendos, the theatre could hold around 7,000 people. Aspendos Theatre was built around 155 AD and was designed by the Greek archite ... read more

21 km to Belek |
 

Perge

This ancient Greek city is just fifteen kilometres east of Antalya, on the coastal plain. It's certainly worth a day trip to see the incredible acropolis that dates back to the Bronze Age. Perge was founded around 1000 BC, its founders building it ... read more

21 km to Belek |
 

Davraz Ski Resort

This ski resort must be one of the most picturesque in Turkey. Davraz Ski Centre sits within a 'golden triangle' of three crystal clear lakes, and skiers here enjoy spectacular views and some top powder. The resort caters for everyone, from profe ... read more

80 km to Belek |
 

Ski Saklikent

Turkey's reputation as a ski destination is slowly becoming well known around Europe. One resort at the forefront of ski development is Saklikent Ski Resort, known for its superb snow and long season. Saklikent's lifts and ski runs allow you to s ... read more

55 km to Belek |
 

Dolphin Land

At Kemer's Dolphin Land you can swim in clear waters with everyone's favourite sea-dwelling mammal. Children especially love this treat, and swimming with the friendly sea creatures is a truly magical experience. ... read more

55 km to Belek |
 

World Rally Championship

This action-packed summer spectacle takes place at the foot of the Totos and Bay mountains. Visitors from all over the world descend on Kemer to breathe in the fumes and experience the adrenaline of this unique festival. The dates change each year. ... read more

55 km to Belek |
 

Cruising Kas

Cruising on the Mediterranean may be many people's idea of the ultimate holiday activity. Even a short trip offers a number of sights and experiences and, of course, relaxation. Tour Noel Baba, Phaselis Bay, the Kale Village, Kas and Scan Island ... read more

42 km to Belek |
 

Belek nightlife

Belek's emphasis on golf and its family atmosphere means it is not exactly party central and has little in the way of nightlife. There are a number of restaurants and bars in Belek which cater to the more mature clientele. Large hotels sometimes ... read more

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Paragliding in Belek

Paragliding at Belek and Kadriye beaches is an exhilarating activity the whole family can enjoy. From your dizzying vantage point you'll see expansive views of the coast, and the Taurus Mountains stretching between Side and Antalya. ... read more

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Belek Golf Region, Antalya

Belek is Turkey's undisputed golf capital. Its golf courses were designed by professional golf architects, who designed them to be as good as any top European course, as well as aiming to challenge keen golfers. Besides the climate and scenery, ... read more

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Antalya City's nightlife

Antalya has a lively summer nightlife. You can find bars with nargile (water pipes), live music and discos. Head down to Konyaalti Beach to find the best of the city's nightclubs. For a slightly more refined evening, visit Kaleici (the old quarte ... read more

42 km to Belek |
 

Dining in Antalya City

Breakfast A basic Turkish breakfast includes tomatoes, cucumbers, cheese, olives, bread, salami, jam and an egg. Yes, that's right - that's a basic breakfast. Other delicacies include pastries. There are a number of good breakfast eateries dotted ... read more

42 km to Belek |
 

Shopping in Antalya City

The city has a couple of good malls, 5M and Deepo Outlet Centre. Good for when you are ready for a break from the city's ancient history. Otherwise, there are the usual souvenir shops and markets. ... read more

42 km to Belek |
 

Cruising Antalya City

Take a short cruise on the Mediterranean to see this intriguing city from the sea. You can find a boat to take you down at the harbour. You will need to haggle; assume the price you are first quoted is twice what you should pay. Also bear in mind ... read more

42 km to Belek |
 

Belek National Golf Club, Antalya

Since its opening in 1994, National Golf Club in Antalya has been achieving top positions in UK 2001 Golf World Magazine rankings as number 39, number 9 by German 2000 Die Welt magazine and the world's 14th best golf course by Germany 2003 Golf Journ ... read more

0 km to Belek |
 

Nobilis Golf Club

Dramatic pines, superb golf World famous golf architect Dave Thomas has created a dramatic course within the pine forest that borders the Acisu River, which flows through Belek to the Mediterranean Sea. For over ten years the course has bee ... read more

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Suena Golf Club

Stunning courses at bargain prices Without a doubt, Sueno boasts two of the most beautiful courses you’ll ever play on. As for the price, playing here is a real bargain. The courses differ when it comes to required skill level, but not when ... read more

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Belek: an architectural treasure trove

Dating back to the fourth century BC, Belek was influenced by the Romans and Byzantines as well as Seljuk sculpture and architecture. When King Attalus II handed the territory over to the Romans in 133 BC, Roman architecture began to sprout up al ... read more

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Kursunlu Waterfall

A mere twenty minutes drive from Antalya will lead you to an area of exceptional beauty. Kursunlu Waterfall sits in a pine forest, and is home to over a hundred species of birds. A hidden cave at the back of the waterfall is a popular visiting place, ... read more

26 km to Belek |
 

Antalya Archaeology Museum

You cannot miss this museum. One of Turkey's largest and most important museums, it includes thirteen exhibition halls and an open-air gallery. The number of artefacts displayed is absolutely staggering, and you can see anything from fossils to kitch ... read more

42 km to Belek |
 

Hadrian's Gate

Even if you don't have a chariot and an entourage, make a grand entrance through this gate into the old quarter, Kaleici. Built by the Roman emperor Hadrianus, this great arch was an ancient gateway into the city, intended to allow dignitaries a gran ... read more

42 km to Belek |
 

Gloria Golf Club

Three superb courses, three distinct challenges Designed by well-known golf course architect Michel Gayon, Gloria’s courses dip and wind their way along Belek’s picturesque shore line. Old Course With seven lakes and 63 deep sa ... read more

2 km to Belek |
 

Cornelia Golf Club

Magnificent golf – Nick Faldo style Six-time Major winner Nick Faldo has made a challenging 27-hole course that winds its way through some beautiful natural landscapes. Look up and you’ll see the breathtaking Taurus Mountains, look down and ... read more

0 km to Belek |
 

Carya Golf Club

Classic design meets Mediterranean Sunshine Forget St Andrews – at Carya you can enjoy a heathland-style course in a Mediterranean setting, far from gloomy Scottish skies. Five-time Open champion Peter Thomson turned his vision to the go ... read more

2 km to Belek |
 

Belek Eagles Charity Golf Club

The Eagles Charity Golf Club is the most respected and prestigious golf club, not only in Europe, but first choice among the world's golf players. Along with the Kaya Eagles Golf club, it is scattered in 750,000 sq meters of pine forest. This char ... read more

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Sultan Golf Course

Recognised for its exquiste design and PGA title, The Sultan is not only a beautiful loction to play in, but also a stern testing ground as it delivers a course merging into the surrounding forest, hills and lakes. Be careful to avoid water here and ... read more

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Pasha Golf Club

The Pasha winds its way through the forest of Belek and sits peacefully amongst the snow capped Tauraus moutnains. With surrounding pine trees and lakes, this 18 holes course is remarkably scenic. With its undulating course and obstacles, it prov ... read more

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Manavgat Waterfalls

Cool off in the mists of one of the country's most beautiful waterfalls. Located in a picturesque, green setting, the fast-flowing water surges powerfully over a wide arc of rocks. It's a great spot for a family picnic and a fresh-air stroll and just ... read more

46 km to Belek |
 

Side Museum

This museum is located in the restored ancient bathhouse and houses objects discovered since the 1940s. The main items to see in the museum are the statues, which include those of Nike, Hercules and Hermes, the three beauties. ... read more

46 km to Belek |
 

Mount Tahtali Ski Resort, Kemer, Antalya

It's not everywhere in the world you can sun yourself on a beach and frolic in the snow all in the same day. When soaking up the sun on a sandy beach becomes too much, cool off on snowy Mount Tahtali. The 4350-metre cableway transporting you to the ... read more

90 km to Belek |
 

TAT International Golf Club

Tee off at the Turkish Riviera With 27 holes, 70 bunkers and nine lakes, golfers enjoy a variety of games and stunning views at TAT International. The course loops its way through 18 holes of parkland and nine holes of links, offering a num ... read more

0 km to Belek |
 

Antalya Beach Park

In Konyaalti you will find Antalya Beach Park, which boasts a wide range of things to do. You'll find cafes, restaurants, paintball, shops, amphitheatre, a golfing area, a children's playground, aqua park, Dolphin Land and more. It's a good for a day ... read more

43 km to Belek |
 

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