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Demre (Myra) district, which is 150 km from Antalya city center, is bordered by Finike district in the east and north, Kaş district in the west and the Mediterranean Sea in the south. Demre is thought to be one of the most important cities of Lycia. It is estimated that it was founded in the 5th century B.C. During the Byzantine period, Myra became an important administrative and religious center. Demre attracts the attention of the Christian world because of the sacred location, and there are Santa Claus events every year on December 6 in the district. According to 2019 data, the surface area of the region is 472 km², and the population is 26,362. Demre is an essential center of vegetable production in Turkey. Demre also is one of the major tourism destinations with natural beauties and history in Antalya.

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Enjoy being in Demre with different activity options that continue throughout the day.