Aegean Region of Turkey

Discover Turkey and lovely Aegean region

The Most Beautiful Shades of Blue

Discover the pristine beaches surrounded by olive groves, magnificent coastline, great cities, lovely landscape, steep crags and pine woods. Immerse yourself in the Aegean's beautiful nature and feel that you are alive.

Aegean Region

Turkey's Aegean region, which is the starting point of the world maritime history, is one of the oldest settlements of humanity.

Come, let us go to the Aegean region, to witness lovely shores embracing the sea, to feel nature with its most beautiful shades of blue and green, to search for the traces left in this area by multi coloured ethnic cultures and innumerable civilizations, to enjoy a holiday in modern and comfortable establishments.

Shadow of Antiquity

Aegean is a region of Turkey in the shadow of antiquity. Once upon a time, witnessed to the birth of western civilization, the shores of the Aegean are the most beautiful places to enjoy long stretches of great sandy beaches nestled against green hillsides in Turkey.

Towns: Akyaka, Bodrum, Dalyan, Datca, Didim, Gocek, Fethiye, Kusadasi, Marmaris, Koycegiz, Yenipazar, Alacati, Cesme, Foca, Seferihisar, Urla.

Where to Go

Are you ready for your next unforgettable vacation and tracing a civilization from the Ionian to Lycia? Idyllic bays, traces of ancient history, fresh herbs, sunlight reflecting from the water waves, leisure and cultural activities. Situated in the western part of Turkey, Aegean region has great cities with full of attractions and activities for visitors to explore. Most of the destinations are concentrated on the coastline because of its convenience for sea transportation and tourism.

Provinces: The provinces that you can visit in the Aegean region; Izmir, Mugla, Aydin, Denizli, Manisa, Afyonkarahisar, Kutahya, Usak.

Things to Do and See

Whatever the reason why you have gone to the Aegean, you will find something enjoyable. You can experience diving, surfing, sailing, skydiving, water skiing, underwater fishing and angling, or enjoy thermal waters that have been used for therapeutic purposes for centuries. You can see the ancient ruins which are like an open air museum, and trace humanity's journey of faith by visiting the sacred sites of many different religions. You can hop on a boat and take a journey in the deep blue waters of the Aegean, or experience an adrenaline rush with the nature sports such as hiking, climbing, caving and rafting.

Aegean Cuisine

Known all over the world for olive oil dishes, Aegean cuisine invites you for a special dining adventure full of unique tastes. It adds a different savour to Turkish cuisine with its special salads, delicious desserts, vegetable dishes, kebabs, seafoods and snacks.

The Most Beautiful Shades of Blue
Alacati District, Cesme, Izmir