Marmaris is a paradise surrounded by red pine forests is one of the tourism centers. Many bars and nightclups around the dock and bars street make Marmaris one of the popular entertainment centers. It has a large capacity of accommodation opportunities from modern hotels to modest hostels.
Marmaris Turkey Hotels
Reis Beach Hotel
Address: Çıldır Mahallesi Uzunyalı Caddesi No:10
Phone Number: 0 850 600 33 12
Pyara Hotel Turunç
Address: Turunç Merkez Mah. 60 Evler Cad. No: 75
Phone Number: 0 850 602 32 23
Şehzade Otel and Restaurants
Address: Yeşilova Mah. Ada Tepe Cad. No:107
Phone Number: 0 850 602 28 15
Arya Otel Marmaris
Address: Cumhuriyet Caddesi, No:3
Phone Number: 0 850 600 49 04
Comet Deluxe Hotel
Address: Armutalan Mah M.Akif Ersoy Caddesi No:17
Phone Number: 0 850 602 25 48
Marmaris is located in the Aegean Region of Turkey. The Aegean Region is usually hot and dry in the summers, and winters are mild and rainy. This is why its weather available for tourism. Especially for beach and sea toursim. Also, this region has special, uniqe beaches and views. of sea.
Marmaris Turkey Map
You can use Dalaman Airport for go to Marmaris Turkey.
Marmaris, located on the southwestern tip of the country, on the cost of the Gulf of the same name. The Harbour Fort at the place where the city is situated expanded with the arrival of the Carians, and later, those returning from the Trowan War, and grew in importance. The original name of the city which is the Caria region was “Pısaska” , meaning “Resin treed peninsula”. Later this name was changed to “Physkos”, meaning “tripe”, by the Greeks. The peninsula were Marmaris is situated is covered with resin and pine three forests famous for their tar. Today, as in the ancient period, and used in the treatment of illnesses, particularly stomach and intestinal sicnesses. Therefore, an appropriate name was given to the region. The city undertook the important function of a port of the inland cities within the Carian Union. Later, it came under he dominance of the Persians, people of Rhodes, Romans, and Byzantines.
The region became part of the Türkmenoğlu Menteş Beyliği in 1284, and the Ottoman Empire in 1391. In 1872 an earthquake caused major damage. The oldest artefact that can be seen in the city is the Harbour Fort, and Sultan Suleiman restores this fort and transformed it into a cervansarai. On the south side of Marmaris, on top of a small hill, there is the place whic is understood it have been used as the necropolis of the city, and the remains of the walls of a small medieval castle. The ruins remaining from the acropolis which was looted by Geneoese pirates are a marble lion shinx without its head, the embossment of a person and horse on a gravestone, adn a marble head, and a figure of a Roman woman. Other ancient ruins in the region are Ketrea / Cedar Island, Idyma, Gokova, Larimna, Lorima, and Kasarea.
Known For: Marmaris today has world famous accommodation facilities, restaurants, yatch tourism, underwater diving, paragliding avtivites, and natural beaches and coves, making it a world-famous centre for tourism.
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Food: Marmaris Honey and seafood.
Trips: Blue voyage or journey to Rhodes. Swimming Phosphorus Cave where is a resort place of tour boats going to Turunç and Kumlubük.
Entertainment: The famous bars which are famous with their entertainments that lasts until the early morning light. Many water sports activities in resorts between Marmaris and Icmeler.
International Marmaris Yacht Festival, May.
International Marmaris Yacht Races, in November.
Maritime and Spring Festival, May.