Antalya is the tourism capital and a paradise of natural and historical beauties. It is a city of culture and art, and it hosts many national and international festivals every year, together with its city center and districts. These festivals support the people of Antalya to art and artists, and introduce both our city and our country to the world with success and pride.
Antalya has an active cultural and artistic life, has its energy and dynamism, derives its deep-rooted historical past from its harmony with today's modern world. The city has traces of many civilizations and has been a center of art, architecture and mythology throughout the ages. It inspired artists with its richness. Antalya is famous for festivals organized in a wide range from cinema to theater, jazz to opera, sports to local tastes.
The activities spread throughout the year. You will feel the fascinating atmosphere of ancient cities, enjoy the deep blue shores of the Mediterranean or the lush green highland, spend pleasant moments in the colorful streets of Antalya or in extremely comfortable and stylish culture/art centers. It will bring the local people's sense of unity and togetherness. While strengthening the city's life, it also adds vitality and color to it, revealing the privileges of living in Antalya. The festivals attract a great deal of attention from local and foreign tourists visiting the city for holiday purposes and the locals, making a great contribution to the promotion of the city on international platforms and its brand identity.
International Aspendos Opera and Ballet Festival, International Antalya Piano Festival, Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival, International Antalya Guitar Festival, Kaleici Old Town Festival, Side World Music Culture and Art Festival, International Manavgat Motorcycle Festival, International Alanya Jazz Days, Phaselis Festival, Alanya The city, where many events such as Ultra Trail, Tahtalı Run to Sky, Runatolia Marathon, and Tour of Antalya are held, shows its claim in the fields of culture, art and sports as well as in mass tourism.