Antalya Travel Guide
Antalya Museum - Located on the outskirts of the city,this is one of Turkey's largest museums. It features 14 exhibition halls and an open-air gallery. The museum covers an area of 7000 m² and has 5000 works of art exhibited.
Termessos - A Psidian city built at a height of 1050 meters in the Taurus Mountains, without a doubt one of the most interesting ancient cities in the region. It constitutes an incredible fusion of a large number of extraordinary plants and animal species, currently under protection in the Termessos National Park.
Hadrian's Gate - The Roman structure built in 130 A.D. to honor the Emperor Hadrian, is one of the best preseved monuments in Antalya. The gate was formerly enclosed by the city walls and was not used for many years, this is the reason why it was not destroyed, as it was only revealed when the walls collapsed. The original gate was two storeys high and very little is known of the top storey.
Be5h Bar Be5h bar is located in beach park on konyaalti beach! It is the best bar you will go to in your life! Always busy with great music and very friendly and helpful staff!
submitted by Cagla, 27/08/06
Auditorium Huge night club, very popular with tourists. All the latest music and fits a capacity of 4000 people.
submitted by Alex, 09/09/05
Antalya Balýkevi Lara I went to this restaurant with 2 turkish colleagues and i give 10 thumbs up. Excellent food, fantastic fish. Great service, nice athmosphere. You get to go and choose your fish in a stall. While they cook it, try some starters. Vegetable are excellent in Turkey (and you can mention it in any decent restaurants). Then the fish. So tasty. The owner is the owner of a fish company, so it can't get any fresher than this. At the end of the meal, they give you complimentary fruits. What a brilliant idea. Do not hesitate to go and eat there. It's located near the beach.
submitted by Pierre, 01/03/05
Migros Shopping Mall - Location -100'cu Yil Bulvari, a fabulous mall with a great selection of different shops, 461 shops to be exact. Expect to find stores like Zara, ToysRus, Perfumerie stores, electronic & computer stores and many more. Also available is a great selection of stores from which to purchase local souvenirs.
The Markets offer a wonderful opportunity to take a walk and breathe in the enchanting atmosphere resulting from the wonderful smells of the spices and different foods being cooked. An excellent place to buy small gifts like spices, coffee, tea and little trinkets - it is an absolute paradise for these small but cheap souvenirs.
Antalya Restaurants and Bars
Coco Bar - Serving fantastic local dishes and the tastiest lamb shish kebabs, rated as the friendliest restaurant in town by tourists and locals alike. It features a cozy open-air terrace from which you can watch the Turkish every day life passing by.
Kismet Balikcisi -Located at the old "east bus station." It was voted the favourite fish restaurant by the locals, the most popular dishes being calamari and cooked shrimps. Expect to get high quality, fresh and very delicious fish dishes.
Develi Restaurant - Akdeniz Bulvari 1.Arapsuyu.No:1 /Antalya, If you decide to visit the restaurant, just care attention that you should be really hungry. They serve the most delicious starters and dishes like "Adana Kebap" and "Ali Nazik".
Antalya Bars & Clubs
Ally's - Located inside the Kaleici, it has become the most popular nightclub in Antalya. Be prepared to wait in a que for entrance on Friday and Saturday nights, as it tends to get quite crowded.
Club 29 - Overlooking the Antalya Marina, this club has the most extravagant views. It has a capacity of around 2000 people, making it the hottest choice for an all night boogy. The club features a restaurant, bar and club alltogether, so you can start your evening out with a lovely dinner. Be prepared to be blown away with a large selection of live music.
James Dean Bar - Located on Iskele Cad, this has become one of the most popular hang outs in the town. It offers a large variety of high quality drinks at a very affordable price. Be sure not to miss out on this one when you are visiting Antalya.
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