Bitez guide for lifestyle, entertainment and attractions


Bitez Main Attractions

Famouse Marmara High School

Bodrum's sole international school is located in Ortakent. Lessons are taught in English, and they cater to all ages, from kindergarten right up to secondary school. The school offers excellent facilities in all departments, including sport and scien ... read more

5 km to Bitez |

Dining in Bodrum

There is a huge variety of restaurants, cafes and casual eateries around Bodrum Town. Every taste is catered to, and you can find anything from fine French cuisine to Chinese food. ... read more

7 km to Bitez |

Bodrum's Bar Street

Bar Street is a long street of nightclubs and bars, beginning at the back of the castle and running along the seafront. As everyone knows, drinking is fun when it?s free, and all the drinks are buy one, get one free. Go easy on the drinks - the bars ... read more

7 km to Bitez |

Bodrum markets

Bodrum's markets are legendary in the area. It's market day every day of the week in the town and its surrounds. Bodrum's Tuesday textile market sells fabrics from all over the region. It's worth taking your camera to capture the colourful spectacle. ... read more

7 km to Bitez |


Bodrum is home to the site of the ancient city of Halicarnassus. Thought to be settled as early as the 13th century BC, many civilisations made the city their home. Excavations revealed some of the city's 500-year history, but you can see for yoursel ... read more

7 km to Bitez |

Shopping in Bitez

A flea market is held in Bitez on the first Sunday of every month. There are a number of shops in Bitez selling beachwear, sunglasses, jewellery and souvenirs. If you want to do a proper shop and see some markets, however, Bodrum is the place to visi ... read more

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Bitez nightlife

People visit Bitez to get away from it all, so it's a peaceful place to be after sundown. However, there are still plenty of restaurants and a handful of bars. Bitez has cultivated a rather 'shabby-chic' feel; and is popular with the more laid back s ... read more

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Water sports in Bitez

If you're looking for something a little active, Bitez has a range of activities to suit the whole family. Take a boat cruise and explore the coastline, learn to scuba dive and explore the blue sea. Bitez has one of the best windsurfing clubs in the ... read more

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Dedeman Aqua Park

This gigantic water park is the perfect place to take the family and escape the heat. At 40,000 square metres, it's large enough for a whole day of fun. It's just on the outskirts on Bitez and can be reached by dolmus. ... read more

1 km to Bitez |

Bitez Beach

Bitez Beach's natural shallow waters are a perfect place for children to splash around. A welcome breeze picks up in the afternoon, you'll be grateful for the chance to cool down. The beautiful pine forests lend a striking contrast to Bitez's turquoi ... read more

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Vita Park Golf Course, Tuzla

Vita Park Golf Resort has 6 hectares of Golf Academy and 5,850 m (PAR 71) Milas Course with special features like target greens, challenging bunkers, putting greens and couple of short game areas. This resort was opened in July 2008. Another Halik ... read more

38 km to Bitez |

Yalikavak Marina

Built by award-winning architects, Yalikavak Marina is popular with yachties who come from all over to experience its superb facilities. ... read more

14 km to Bitez |

Turgutreis Marina

The great thing about this marina is that, even if you are not interested in boats or yachts, there are plenty of other facilities on offer, such as a fitness centre, a sauna, tennis courts, a volleyball court, an amphitheatre, stunning parks, a yac ... read more

17 km to Bitez |

Ortakent's Tower Houses

These date back to the seventeenth century and were initially build for defence by the locals. Some of the towers still contain the imprints of battles within their walls or ceiling. Thirteen original tower houses can be found in Ortakent, the oldest ... read more

5 km to Bitez |

Rabbit Island

A 300 metre rock-hop across the sea from Gumusluk takes you to Tavsan Island. Not only is this small island shaped like a rabbit, but it is also home to a colony of the furry creatures. To reach the island, traverse the large stone slabs leading acro ... read more

17 km to Bitez |

Gumbet's sandy beach

The long sandy beach is a major attraction for tourists, especially those with families. However it appeals to all age groups since thereare many activites on the beach such as various water sports. ... read more

5 km to Bitez |

Myndos Gate

Myndos Gate was built in 364 BC, whilst under the reign of Mausolos. The Myndos Gate witnessed the great Battle of Alexander the Great. Part of the gate has been restored, whilst other parts are currently under construction. ... read more

7 km to Bitez |

Bodrum Castle

Over the years Bodrum Castle has served as a military base, public bath and a prison. Now, it is a museum, featuring an underwater archaeological exhibit, the mummy of Ada and the oldest shipwreck in the world, you can also inspect the Mausoleum of K ... read more

7 km to Bitez |

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