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Antalya’s New Guest

With the increase of tourists in summer, other airways started flights to Antalya.A new one has been added to the airline companies that organize flights to Antalya, wheredomestic and foreign tourists flock. Headquartered in Libya, Afriqiyah Airways made the firstflight on the Tripoli-Antalya route on Tuesday, July 13. Afriqiyah Airways will continue to serveon the …

Number of Tourists in Antalya Passed 2 Million

It has been announced that the number of foreign tourists visiting Antalya in the first sevenmonths has exceeded 2 million.According to the data announced by the Antalya Culture and Tourism Provincial Directorate, thenumber of tourists coming to Antalya in the January-July period exceeded 2 million. Comparedto the same period of the previous year, the rate …

Everyone Will Take Photo Here

The Metropolitan Municipality has made a living framed photo booth for the KonyaaltıVariant Observation Terrace, where almost everyone who comes to Antalya has theirphotos taken.Antalya Metropolitan Municipality opened the living frame built for the Variant Viewing Terrace.Petunia flowers were used in the frame made on the spot that sees Beydağları, Mediterraneanand Konyaaltı Beach best. The …

EKDAĞ Konyaaltı and Lara Beach Opened to Service

Antalya Metropolitan Municipality EKDAĞ Konyaaltı and Lara Beach Social Facilitiesstarted to serve with controlled normalization. The beaches will be the meeting point oftourists this summer with their quality service and safe environment within the scope ofCovid-19 measures.Antalya Metropolitan Municipality EKDAĞ Social Facilities, serving in Antalya’s world-famousKonyaaltı Beach and Lara Beach, famous for its sand, opened. …

Tourism Started to Recover

With the acceleration of vaccination and Russia’s lifting of flight restrictions, the activity began in tourism, which collapsed in the pandemic. Russians Have Great Interest Ömer Niziplioğlu, President of the National Economic Think Tank (ULİKAD), who gave information about the mobility in the tourism sector, said, “The lifting of the Russian-Turkey flight restriction has increased …

Antalya – Ljubljana Flights Start with SunExpress

SunExpress, a joint venture of Turkish Airlines and Lufthansa, is expanding the European flight network with new destinations in the summer of 2021. This summer, the airline is launching direct scheduled flights from its hub in Antalya to Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia. As of June 18, SunExpress will operate flights twice a week, on …

Florian Macek “I Loved Kaleici”

Austrian young model and actress Florian Macek was in Antalya for the shooting of the TV series. We got together with Macek, who has many followers from Turkey and asked him about his new project and the Turkish food he loves at home. Hello, can you tell us a little about yourself? We want to …

Czech Republic’s Interest in Antalya Increases

Antalya Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ATSO) Chairman of the Board Davut Çetin hosted Czech Ambassador Pavel Vacek. Antalya Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ATSO) Chairman of the Board Davut Çetin hosted Czech Ambassador Pavel Vacek. At the ATSO Board Member Cahit Şahin and Antalya Promotion Foundation President Yeliz Gül Ege, views were exchanged on …

Antalya’s Serpme Böreği has been registered

Antalya Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ATSO) President Davut Çetin stated that Serpme Börek, an essential part of Antalya gastronomy culture, has been registered by the Turkish Patent and Trademark Office. ATSO President Davut Çetin stated that the efforts to register the geographical and cultural values of the city are continuing at full speed, and …

Antalya Maintained The Maximum Number of Blue Flags

In Antalya, Turkey’s ‘Blue Flag’ champion, Muratpaşa Municipality’s cliff beaches Erenkuş, Erdal İnönü, İnciraltı, Mobil and Konserve Bay, located at 5 points where the cliffs, the symbol of the city, meet the sea, were also entitled to receive the Blue Flag this year. Muratpaşa Municipality has preserved its place in the Blue Flag, which is …

Scheduled Flights Continue

To Fraport-TAV Antalya Airport, Russia, Germany, Belarus and Scheduled Flights from Kazakhstan continue. havaalani ceviri In recent days between the dates April 15 to June 1, Russia’s increase in cases over the choir had the time charter prohibiting Turkey. However, scheduled flights continue to be limited to two per week. Flights are operated only by …

Vaccination of Tourism Staff Will Be Completed Before Summer Starts

Thanks to the vaccination program carried out within the Safe Tourism Certificate Program’s scope, it was stated that the vaccination process of all tourism personnel would be completed before the summer season begins. In Turkey, a statement from the Tourism Promotion and Development Agency, Ministry of Culture and Tourism with the Ministry of Health initiated …

Turkish Tourism Professionals Await Mobility in the UK Market

Disposal of normalization steps in England gave hope to the tourism sector in Turkey for the summer season for the British market. Turkey Hoteliers Federation (TUROFED) Vice President and South Aegean Touristic Hoteliers Association (GETOB) President Bülent Bulbuloglu, AA correspondent, said that at the beginning of Antalya and destinations, Muğla’s indispensable for British tourists. Stating …

Sunexpress Flight Crews Began to Get Covid-19 Vaccine

The flight crews of SunExpress, a joint venture of Turkish Airlines and Lufthansa, were signed by T.C. It started to be vaccinated within the scope of the vaccination against the Covid-19 virus, which is carried out in cooperation with the Ministry of Health and Tourism. In addition to its flight crews, SunExpress has included all …

Horse Safari with History and Nature

Antalya, which has many options in alternative tourism, hosts numerous activities such as diving, canyon tours, paragliding, ATV and enduro. Horse safari is one of the most preferred activities by local and foreign tourists. Kaş, one of the favourite tourism centers of Antalya, comes to the fore with an event that has attracted significant interest …

Saklıkent Colored With Art

In the “Culture and Art Workshop” organized by the Antalya Metropolitan Municipality under the name of “Saklıkent Art Camp”, art lovers drew pictures in touch with nature in Saklıkent at 2 thousand altitudes. “Saklıkent Art Camp” Culture and Art Workshop was organized by Antalya Metropolitan Municipality Directorate of Culture and Social Affairs. In the workshop …

Tulips of Antalya

Antalya Metropolitan Municipality decorated the city with tulips and colourful flowers, the harbingers of spring. One hundred sixty-one thousand tulips and hyacinths blooming in the central medians and crossroads created a riot of colours in the city. The Metropolitan Municipality Department of Parks and Gardens brought 161 thousand tulips, hyacinths and crocus onions to the …

Both Vacation and Sport: Golf Tourism

Antalya, one of the provinces where alternative tourism activities are most common, stands out with its sports activities thanks to its unique climate and geography. Our city, an essential destination in sports tourism, welcomes local and foreign tourists every year thanks to golf, contributing significantly to its promotion. Antalya, where tourism is spread over twelve …

Different Colors of Art and Culture Culture and Art in Antalya

How would you like to get to know Antalya Culture and Arts, which has been serving Antalya since 2015 and has become one of the city’s landmarks in a short time? Antalya Culture and Arts were established by the Antalya Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ATSO) to create a new attraction center for Antalya and …

Antalya Colored With ‘Love’ Event

The Republic Love Square events organized by the Antalya Metropolitan Municipality in Cumhuriyet Square on February 14, Valentine’s Day started. People from 7 to 70 came together at the event, where colourful images were experienced. In the event, where sharing and cooperation themes come to the fore, the message “Love increases as it is shared” …

Snow for All Ages in Saklıkent

Active days are experienced in Saklıkent with the increase of snow thickness. In addition to those who slide with professional ski equipment, those who slide with plastic basins created colourful images. Konyaaltı Municipality teams also made an effort to keep the roads open. Saklıkent Ski Center, located on Antalya’s Beydağları with an altitude of 2,500 …

Metropolitan Museums Opened for Visitors

Marine Biology Museum, Toy Museum, Evrenseki Yörük Museum, Karatay Madrasa, affiliated to Antalya Metropolitan Municipality, reopened its doors to visitors on Monday, February 15. Museums can be visited between 10.00-16.00 on weekdays following mask and distance rules. Antalya Metropolitan Municipality reopened the museums, which were closed for a while due to the Covid-19 outbreak, within …

Antalya Zoo Opens Its Doors To Visit

Antalya Zoo, which has been closed to visitors for a while as part of the Covid-19, opens on Monday, February 15. Visits will be carried out by the restriction hours, masks, hygiene and social distance rules. Antalya Zoo, which has been closed to visitors for a while due to the coronavirus epidemic that swept the …

New Tourism Trend in Kemer: Enduro Motorcycle Training

Tourism paradise Kemer draws attention with its sea, sand, sun and history, and alternative tourism activities. The district, which hosts the ‘Sea to Sky’ enduro motorcycle races, hosts tourists from many parts of the world to get enduro motorcycle training.The “Sea to Sky” races, which have been organized for many years and host athletes from …

Alanya Travel Guide

Let’s get to know Alanya, one of the important tourism centers of Antalya, better.Alanya Archeology Museum The Alanya Archeology Museum was opened in 1967 with artifacts from the Bronze Age, Urartu, Phrygian and Lydian periods brought from the Ankara Anatolian Civilizations Museumand enriched with artifacts from the excavations in the region or brought to the …

Antalya, the City of Festivals

Antalya, the city of tourism, nature, culture and art; Together with its center and its districts, it hosts many national festivals every year. The celebrations, which the people of Antalya with art and artists, successfully introduce our city and our country to the world. We wanted to remember some of the suspended events due to …

2300 years old Antalya will Reveal

Antalya Metropolitan Municipality will bring together the 2,300-year-old history with the public with the Necropolis Museum Project, which has come to an end. The project is also of great importance in transforming the tourism capital Antalya into the city of museums and enabling local and foreign visitors to witness this history. Works for the Necropolis …

Endemic Plants of Antalya

Due to the region’s ecological conditions, plants that grow only in that region and cannot be grown anywhere else in the world are called endemic plants. Antalya, which contains many natural beauties, draws attention to its endemic plants. Approximately 500 of 650 endemic plants in the Mediterranean Region grow within the provincial borders of Antalya. …

Coronavirus Precautionary Safe Service at Doğan Hızlan Library

Antalya Metropolitan Municipality Doğan Hızlan Library continues to provide high-level service with social distance and hygiene measures during the pandemic period. Doğan Hızlan Library, which serves under the Directorate of the Cultural and Social Affairs Department of the Metropolitan Municipality, maintains its characteristic of being the most famous Antalya library. Its extensive collection of 65 …

Challenging Training for Flame Hunter Angels

Six female firefighters who have recently joined Antalya Metropolitan Municipality Fire Department Directorate have started their duty. Despite those who say “a man’s profession”, six firewomen receive tough orientation training. Some of the female firefighters who fulfill their childhood dreams and some of them follow their father’s path, who was the fire brigade martyr, only …

Antalyaspor Magazine Started to be Published

The first issue of Antalyaspor Magazine, which started to be published again after an extended period, began to reach the subscribers. The first issue of the magazine, inspired by the glorious history of Antalyaspor, meets with Antalyaspor fans with its full content. Antalyaspor Magazine Started Publishing Life. In the magazine’s first issue, there is an …

Once Upon a Time in Antalya

Would you like to see our paradise Antalya, famous for its history, culture and natural beauty, in its old form? Maybe the streets you walk every day, the places you shop, the Konyaaltı beach where you swim in the summer was like 80-90 years ago? Those who wander, welcome to our news. Antalya, where life …

5 Movies that Shooted in Antalya

Antalya has hosted many films with beautiful nature and climate. Until all this time, we have scrutinized five films shot in Antalya that we do not get tired of watching even today. Berlin Kaplani The rafting scenes of the film, which depicts the disgraced ex-pat boxer Ayhan Kaplan’s adventures, were shot in Köprülü Canyon. Ata …

Historic Kargıhan is in Safe Hands

The historical Kargıhan, known as the only Selçuklu Inn, located on the historical Silk Road in the Beydiğin District of Manavgat, was transferred to the Municipality of Manavgat with the method of renting for repairs for 36 years. The historical Kargı Han and Bath, which is owned by the Antalya Regional Directorate of Foundations and …

Kaleiçi Festival in October

Muratpaşa Mayor Ümit Uysal said that the 6th Kaleiçi Old Town Festival would be held on October 14-17 this year. President Uysal stated that the vaccination process that started in the pandemic has led them to organize the festival in Kaleiçi again and that they have begun to promote Kaleiçi and the festival in more …

Antalya the Cradle of Civilizations

Antalya, the city of history, culture and nature, has hosted many civilizations in the past. With this feature, we have compiled some of our beautiful city’s ancient cities, which attracts thousands of local and foreign tourists every year. We recommend that you include these cities, which attract mythology, history, art and architecture enthusiasts and defy …

Ecological Children’s Magazine Started to be Published

Döşemealtı Municipality’s vision of the project, Turkey’s sample project Ecological Nursery, pandemic period rolled up its sleeves to spend time with the children amused. The “Ecological Child Magazine”, which was carefully prepared by Ecological Kindergarten Preschool teachers, each of whom are experts in their fields, started its publication life. One of the visionary projects of …

Citrus Turns Becoming Jam in Houses

The citrus trees planted by the Muratpaşa Municipality in the parks, on the streets and streets’ sidewalks, started to bear fruit. On the one hand, while the neighbourhood was picking fruits to make citrus jam, which is Antalya cuisine’s favourite, Muratpaşa Municipality started working with Antalya Women’s Initiative Cooperative to make gift jam. The production …

Filming of Jason Statham in Antalya Started

The shooting of the action movie “Five Eyes”, which brought together the famous director Guy Ritchie and Jason Statham, started in Antalya. It is not allowed to take images from the EXPO area, which was built for 1.8 billion TL and turned into a giant film plateau, and the shootings in historical Kaleiçi. Within the …

Covid-19 Vaccine for Nursing Home Residents The Elderly Residents and Employees of Kepez Municipality’s Compassion and Nursing Home Received Their First Dose of Vaccination within the Covid-19 Vaccination Program’s Scope.

The first dose of the Corona vaccine produced by the Sinovac company was given to the elderly residents and employees of the Kepez Municipality Compassion and Nursing Home, within the “Covid-19 Vaccine ” scope National Implementation Strategy” determined by the Ministry of Health. The vaccine is administered in two doses, 28 days apart. In the …

Kaan Kavaloğlu: We Expect 100 Percent Increase

Turkey, in 2019, but in 2023 the figure will reach about AKTOBE stated that the Vice President Kaan Kavaloğlu, in 2021 and said that without Turkey’s Antalya can not be considered a tourist destination. One hundred percent growth by 2020 would save AKTOBE, said Kaan Kavaloğlu, Vice President. He noted that Turkey, in the past …

The Tourism in Antalya is Ready for 2021 with 2020 Experiences

Mediterranean Touristic Hoteliers and Operators Association (AKTOB) President Erkan Yağcı stated that they are ready for 2021 with their experiences in 2020. Yağcı stated that the travel industry is experiencing the biggest crisis in history due to Covid-19. Compared to Turkey’s country, Yağcı indicating less damage to turn this crisis, “Previously lived next to the …

Akseki’s Button Houses Are Being Restored

The buildings known as “Button Houses,” due to their architectural structure in the Akseki district of Antalya, are being restored by the original. In work initiated under the Ministry of Culture and Tourism leadership, the restoration work that started to ensure that the “button houses” of 4 centuries will remain intact for the future. The …

Expo Turns Into A Movie Studio

Jason Statham is Coming to Antalya Built for 1.8 billion TL in Antalya, the EXPO area is turning into a giant film set. World-renowned director Guy Ritchie and actor Jason Statham will shoot the action movie “Five Eyes” in the area that will rival Hollywood. Aksu district of Antalya in Turkey, built by transferring 1.8 …

A Nomad Heritage Dosemealti Carpet

Being a part of the life of nomads and hosting a great heritage that has been successfully preserved until today, Döşemealtı frequently finds itself in the local and foreign press with its world-famous Döşemealtı Carpet. We wanted to introduce you to this precious value by talking about its history and its construction. The district of …

Awards Show from AŞT

ntalya Metropolitan Municipality City Theaters (AŞT) won 5 different awards in 3 categories in the 2nd International Labor and Success Awards organized by Yeni Tiyatro Magazine. Turkey’s only performing arts magazine with its traditional New Theater Magazine’s 2nd International Labor and Achievement Awards found their owners. Dr. AŞT achieved critical success in the organization of …

The Mediterranean Region is Vaccinating

Turkey Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Authority, after completion of analysis ‘Emergency Use Authorization’ given vaccine, also began to be made to health professionals working in Akdeniz University Hospital. Health workers will be vaccinated in 25 vaccination rooms created by the Ministry of Health’s directives in a different place from other patients in Akdeniz University Hospital …

15 percent increase in transportation in Antalya

Upon the intense demand for public transport tradespeople in Antalya city center, it was decided to increase the transportation costs by an average of 15 percent. With the increased tariff in Antalya, the full fee, which was 3.20 lira, will be increased to 3.65 lira, 2.70 lira, 3.15 lira, 2.70 lira to 3.15 lira, 1.80 …

Support from Tourism Professionals for the Ministry of Interior’s New Year Circular

With the New Year’s circular sent to the governorships of 81 provinces by the Ministry of Interior, the decision of not holding a New Year’s Eve celebration program in hotels and accommodation facilities came with support from tourism professionals in Antalya. Deputy Chairman of the Mediterranean Touristic Hoteliers and Operators Association (AKTOB) KaanKavaloğlu said, “What …

Hotel Equipment and Food Product Fairs in Antalya Postponed

Anfaş postponed the two most important fairs of Antalya, Anfaş Hotel Equipment and Anfaş v Food Product. The statement made by Anfas said: “We have been following closely as Anfas and covered all the Covid-19 pandemic on the schedule because of the number of cases increased in recent days, Turkey, Europe, and we are faced …

Record Book Donation to Cemil Meriç Library

Books are pouring into the Cemil Meriç Library, which is in the museum concept, which Kepez Municipality has added to the old weaving factory, from all over Antalya. Over 36,000 books were donated to the library in 3 months.

HES Code Period Starts in Public Transport in Antalya

Antalya Metropolitan Municipality started the HES coded boarding in public vehicles. It has been reported that 100 thousand people have completed the HEPP code – Antalyakart matching process. Citizens who do not match HES codes to their cards until January 15 will not benefit from public transportation service.

Antalya Press is 100 Years Old

A newspaper with the same name was published on the 100th anniversary of Anadolu Newspaper, which started media life in Antalya. In Antalya Anatolia 100th Year, which was published as a single issue and an article titled Antalya Press, 100 years old, about the founder of the newspaper, Haydar Rüştü.

E-Book Collection in Use

Antalya Metropolitan Municipality Directorate of Cultural and Social Affairs opened electronic library service to citizens within the scope of efforts to continue library services under pandemic conditions. “In Turkey, the most distinguished publishing houses at your fingertips” opened to use the slogan e-book collection, offering the privilege of reading books to readers in the comfort …

UCI Grand Fondo World Cycling Race in Antalya

The Antalya part of the International Cycling Association (UCI) Gran Fondo Bicycle Races world series will be held in Antalya between 30 April – 2 May 2021. More than 1,000 cyclists from many different countries of the world are expected to attend the event, organized in cooperation with UCI, Graphx Agency and Kampa Turizm. The …

Metropolitan Municipality Decorated Antalya for the New Year

The tourism city of Antalya is preparing to enter the new year brilliantly. Antalya Metropolitan Municipality decorated the city center with New Year decorations produced in its workshops. The pine tree made of waste materials in Cumhuriyet Square displays a magnificent view Despite the curfew restrictions taken within the framework of pandemic measures, the Metropolitan …

The Real Story of Santa Claus from Antalya!

Myra Ancient City Excavations Prof. Dr. Nevzat Çevik stated that Santa Claus, who is believed to be giving gifts to children by entering the houses through the chimney on New Year’s Eve, is a real person who lived and said: “Originally from Antalya, St. Nikholaos is from Demre. He wasborn, grew up and died in …

Surfers Enjoy the Sea in Alanya

According to the data obtained from Alanya Meteorology Station Directorate, a group surfed on Keykubat Beach in the district where the air temperature is 21 degrees. The sea water temperature is 19 degrees, and the wavelength is 3 meters. Surfers, who left themselves to the waves formed on the beach in the district center, had …

Trees Embraced History

Arykanda, which is located within the borders of Arifli Village of Finike district of Antalya and is one of the oldest ancient cities of the region, continues to fascinate its visitors. In the ancient city, which leans its back on steep rocks and its name means the place next to the high rock in Lycian …

More than 3 Antalyaspor Turkey Swimming Team Record

Antalyaspor swim team, after the last week in Antalya, broke the record-breaking 4 Turkey Turkey 3 records in Las Vegas this week, continuing her success. Antalyaspor, 11 – In the 13 held in Las Vegas in December, Turkey, Turkcell Turkey Short Course Championships Individual competitions Small 10 men, four women were attended by a total …

Easyjet will increase flights from London to Antalya

UK-based airline company Easyjet started flights from Gatwick Airport, the second busiest airport in England, to Antalya every Saturday as of December 5. The airline company will continue its flights with two flights per week as of Tuesday, December 22. Easyjet will start flying to Antalya every day on March 27.

Fraport TAV Antalya Airport Receives ACI Pandemic Certificate

Fraport TAV Antalya Airport deserved to receive the International Airports Council (ACI World), which determines the pandemic measures. Accreditation, whose primary purpose is to protect passengers and employees from the risk of contamination and encourage healthy travel,defines very comprehensive designed actions consisting of 10 main articles and 117 sub-headings.

Concerts in Opera Cancel

Concerts in the December program of Antalya State Opera and Ballet were cancelled. In them statement made by Antalya DOB, it was announced to music lovers that the concerts named “Venera Ensemble”, “Russian Composers,” and “Baroque Trio” were cancelled due to technical reasons and were postponed to a later date. The statement was reminded that …

Over 65 and Under 20 Public Transportation Cards Are Closed

Antalya Metropolitan Municipality, with the Provincial Hygiene Board’s decision within the scope of the circular of the Ministry of Internal Affairs General Directorate of Provincial Administration, closes the Antalya cards of individuals aged 65 and over and under 20 in public transportationas of Monday, December 7. Citizens over the age of 65 and under the …

Golf Mad Pro-am Golf Tournament Has Ended

The 20th golf mad Pro-am Golf Tournament, held at the Regnum Carya and National Golf Club courses in the Belek tourism center in Serik, and 200 golfers from 20 countries participated, ended. Austrian Jurgen Maurer won the first prize in the tournament that lasted for four days, and a total of 75,000 Euros was awarded.

SunExpress to Make Free Test for Antalya Passengers

SunExpress, a joint venture of THY and Lufthansa, announced that it would conduct a free corona test for passengers on flights between Düsseldorf and Antalya. Germany-Turkey SunExpress flight tests as an optional service’s top manager stating that they are the only airline that offers free Maxim Kownatzki announced applications would begin on December 8.

İpek Öz is the Champion in Antalya

İpek Öz, who overthrew his Romanian rival Andreea Amalia Rosca in the final of the MTA Open, the tournament of the International Tennis Federation (ITF) with total prize money of 15 thousand dollars, held in Antalya, embraced the third singles victory of her professional career.Oz reached the championship by beating his opponent with a score …

Beaches in Antalya Left for Tourists

Foreign tourists, who were exempted from Antalya’s curfew restrictions, enjoyed the sea and the beautiful weather in the world-famous Konyaaltı Beach, which was in silence. At the same time, some tourists enjoyed the sea and sunbathed, some preferred sports and hiking by the beach.

Golf Championship Ends in Serik

Taurus Golf Club, operating in Antalya, held a golf championship at the end of 2020. Recep Turan became the year-end champion in the Titanic Golf Club tournament and was attended by Taurus Golf Club members.

Alanya Municipal Theater Postponed All Shows

Due to the increase in Covid-19 cases, all shows of Alanya Municipal Theater were postponed to a later date. In the statement made by the Alanya Municipal Theater on the subject, the following statements were made: “We decided to postpone all activities of our theatre until a later date due to the increase in Covid-19 …

The First Step was Taken in Kemer for the Museum

Among the most important tourism destinations in Turkey in Kemer, the first step was taken for the ethnographic museum. With the cooperation of Kemer District Governorship and Kemer Municipality, works were initiated for Kramer’s first museum with the contributions of local historian Ramazan Kar.

Muhittin Bocek Spoke to the Public

Mayor of Antalya Metropolitan Municipality Muhittin Böcek went in front of the camera alone for the first time after 106 days and greeted Antalya’s people. Making a statement on his social media account, Mayor Böcek stated that he is in good health and said, “I look forward to the day I will return to the …

10th International Resort Tourism Congress Followed From 24 Countries

Organized for the 10th time this year with the slogan “Tourism of the future, the future of tourism” under the main sponsorship of the Mediterranean Touristic Hoteliers and Operators Association (AKTOB) and Denizbank, the International Resort Tourism Congress was held in avirtual environment due to the new type of coronavirus epidemic. Bringing together the world’s …

Turkey 10 month 14 Million Visitors Welcomed

The Culture and Tourism Ministry has announced that due to the global crisis affecting the entire world, a coronavirus outbreak that occurred in the tourism sector in Turkey welcomes about 14 million visitors in 10 months. Their arrival in the country of 4 million visitors coming to Turkeyby Istanbul’s provinces took 21,154 thousand. Antalya came …

Theatre Days at Türkan Şoray Cultural Center

Theatre days continue at Türkan Şoray Cultural Center. Me Anadolu / Ayça Bingöl on December 3 -4, Hey Gidi Günler / Süheyl and Behzat Uygur on December 5-6, Dilinizi Esek Arisi Soksun on December 14 / Metin Uca will meet with art lovers on 15 – 16 December by Shirley Valentine / SumruYavrucuk and on …

Sunday Cinema Continues

“Sunday Cinema” screenings by Muratpaşa Municipality at Türkan Şoray Cultural Cente continued with Yılmaz Güney’s film “Hope” in the third week.

Olympos Teleferik in Huawei Advertising Film

Turkey around the different regions bearing the advertising film Huawei creative team, one of the most critical points of the alternative tourism in Antalya’s Kemer district, with 2365 mt height with the Olympos Cableway gave Tahtalı Mount place.

Russian MICE Agencies in Antalya

Inventum Global brought together Russia’s top 20 MICE Agencies in Antalya to discuss the 2021 MICE market. Russia’s key agencies and decision-makers were hosted at Rixos Premium Belek in Antalya with an exceptional program.

International Antalya Guitar Festival Approaching

Organized by Muratpaşa Municipality with METU Antalya Alumni Association, the International Antalya Guitar Festival will be held for the 9th time between 19 – 21 November. Kamil Erdem, Özcan Dal, Alper Es, Orçun Tercioğlu, Semih Sarıhan and Ricardo Moyano will meet with art lovers at the festival. The concerts to be held in Muratpaşa MunicipalityTürkan …

Atatürk Exhibition with Photos in Kepez

Republic of Turkey, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the founder of the Great Leader of eternity being referred to as the Weaving Gallery of Modern Art in the 82nd year of “Ataturk Exhibition with Photographs” opened. The photograph of the great leader Atatürk took during his visit to the Aspendos Antique Theater in 1930 is in the …

Commemoration of Atatürk in Kaş

Record-breaking national diving athlete Birgül Erken and her students in Kaş district of Antalya organized a special event for the 82nd anniversary of the death of Gazi Mustafa Kemal Atatürk. Birgül Eken and her students made a 2-minute moment of silence at the commemoration on Incebogaz beach. Then he went into the sea and opened …

Art Visitor Influx to AKS

“Nisyan – Current Portrait of Ancient Antalya”, which Antalya Culture and Arts opened for visitors virtually due to the pandemic on November 1, attracted significant attention from art lovers. The exhibition hosted more than 10 thousand virtual visitors in the first four days.

“Takintilar” Received a Standing Ovation

Antalya Metropolitan Municipality Antalya City Theater (AŞT) opened a renovated hall, which was renamed “Yıldız Kenter Stage”, with a play called “Takintilar”. The scene, which opened a curtain for the first time, received great acclaim, while “Takintilar” received a standing ovation.

“Kitaplar” Met the Audience!

Alanya Municipality Theater (ABT), which had to suspend rehearsals due to the pandemic last season, has completed the new play called “Kitaplar”. The play received full marks from the theatre lovers from Alanya.

Concert with Ballet

Antalya State Opera and Ballet brought together ballet lovers in Vivaldi – Bach Evening, accompanied by the orchestra. According to the pandemic rules, the concert, which was watched in a masked seating arrangement, was very popular.

“Sunday Cinema” Days Begin in Muratpaşa

The first screening of Sunday cinema days organized by Muratpaşa Municipality at Türkan Şoray Cultural Center started with the movie Susuz Yaz. Movie lovers will embark on a pleasant journey in the history of Turkish cinema with “Sunday Cinema” screenings that will last for six weeks.

Unique Commemoration Program for November 10 in Muratpaşa

Muratpaşa Mayor Ümit Uysal reminded that the participation in the commemoration program to be held on the 82nd anniversary of Gazi Mustafa Kemal Atatürk’s departure would be limited due to the Covid-19 pandemic, “Our neighbours who want to participate in the commemoration events should call Turunç Masa’s phone number 444 80 07 and register.”he said.

Enjoying the Sea in Antalya in November

Local and foreign tourists continue to enjoy the sea in the world-famous Konyaaltı Beach of Antalya, the tourism capital where summer days are experienced. Antalya’s tourism city, where the air temperature is measured at 27 degrees and seawater is estimated at 24 degrees, and there are days left from the summer.

Registration has started for Alanya Ultra Trail

Alanya Ultra Trail 2021 will be held on Saturday, April 3, 2021, under Merrell’s name sponsorship. The Mediterranean’s symbols, such as the Historical Red Tower, Damlataş Cave, Alanya Castle and the Taurus Mountains. Merrell Alanya Ultra Trail will offer participants four different racing options.

Pandemic Letter to Tourists

Turkey’s most crucial tourism locomotive located between the districts about the pandemic process for domestic and foreign guests to the hotel across from the resort Kemer information letters were distributed.

Antalya Hosted 3 Million 276 Thousand Tourists in 10 Months

Antalya hosted 3 million 276 thousand 627 tourists between January 1 and October 31. In the distribution of the figures by nationality, Russians took first place with 1 million 402 thousand 578. This figure was 14 million 696 thousand 873 tourists between the same dates last year.

Ironman 70.3 Turkey Ended

Ironman 70.3 Turkey, which was held for the 6th time this year in Antalya’s Belek tourism center, has ended. Ashley Hurdman finished the contest with 03:51:40 in men and Sera Sayar in women with 04:23:29.

Crazy Athletes Ride to the 2365-Meter Summit

Tahtalı Run to Sky, the most first and challenging sky run contest in the country, held for the 6th time this year in Antalya’s Kemer district, was completed with 250 athletes from 10 countries. Alper Dalkılıç, who saw the finish line first in Tahtalı Run to Sky, presented the medal he received to the earthquakes …

Resort Tourism Congress Will Be Held Digitally

The International Resort Tourism Congress will be held digitally for the 10th time in Antalya this year for the first time. The congress’s main theme, which will be broadcast live from Antalya on November 26, 2020, will be “Tourism of the Future, Future of Tourism” as every year.

Velvet Flowers Met the Audience

Antalya Metropolitan Municipality Antalya City Theaters (AŞT) met with the audience with the Pulitzer Prize-winning play “Velvet Çiçekleri.” The play, which met with theatre lovers within the scope of pandemic measures at the Atatürk Cultural Center, had emotional moments.

Yıldız Kenter Stage Opens

The Culture Hall, is in the Metropolitan Municipality’s old service building and has undergone an extended renovation period. The opening of the hall, which was renamed Yıldız Kenter Stage when it was the Metropolitan Council, will be held on November 5th with the play “Obsessions.”

Dance Competition in Kemer Has Ended

The 2nd International Gold Art Fest, held in Antalya’s Kemer district, ended. The attendees’ dance shows in dresses made up of exciting designs received great applause from the audience.

Patara Meets the Theater After 1500 Years

A theatre play was staged 1500 years later in Patara Ancient City. At the Roman Theater in the ancient city of Patara, which was a historical day, Yeşilköy Neighborhood Public Theater actors of Kaş performed Kanlı Nigar.

German Tourists Feel Safe in Antalya

Stating that around 8 thousand Germans live in Antalya, German Consul General in Ankara Wolfgang Wessel said, “German citizens feel safe thanks to the measures and practices taken during the pandemic process.”

Taste Attack from ATAV

Antalya Promotion Foundation (ATAV) took action to announce the cuisines of Antalya nationally. ATAV President Yeliz Gül Ege will meet with the readers in the November issue of Sofra Magazine with the narration of “Eggplant Cive” and “Antalya Cuisine”, which he prepared explicitly for Antalya cuisine.

Winners of Antalya Film Forum Announced

At the Antalya Film Forum held within the Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival scope, 14 projects in five sections were supported with a total of 470 thousand TL in monetary awards. Here are the Winners and their Awards Feature Fiction Pitching Platform Award (30.000 TL) ‘Bağlar’ (Director: Soner Sert | Producer: Seçkin Akyıldız)‘Not As You …

Patara Breaks Visitor Record Despite Corona

In Patara Ancient City, the Lycian Union’s capital, nine months of this year, the number of visitors and income records was signed. Patara, which was visited by a total of 176 thousand 143 people last year, was visited by 219 thousand 107 people in the nine months of this year.

100 Thousand People Hit the Summit This Year

This year, with the normalization process, 100 thousand people visited the 2 thousand 365-meter summit of Tahtalı Mountain. Haydar Gümrükçü, General Manager of Olympos Teleferik, said that their targets for this year are 120-130 thousand people.

Antalya Tourism Fair Postponed

Antalya Tourism Fair, which is planned to be held for the second time this year, has been postponed to 2021. Antalya Tourism Fair Founder Selçuk Meral stated that the strategy change was made due to the joint demand of the Turkish tourism stakeholders of the Antalya Tourism Fair.

‘Eyvah Tatil’ Movie is Filmed in Kemer

“Eyvah Tati ‘Filming of the movie is among the most important tourism destinations in Turkey which will be held in Kemer. The movie, directed by Bülent İşbilen, is produced by Mehmet Yıldırım from RNK Production.

Mediterranean Monk Seal Swam With Tourists

The Mediterranean monk seal, one of the rarest mammal species of sea creatures, swam with Antalya tourists. The swimming moments of the Mediterranean monk seals, albeit distant from the tourists, were viewed by those who went on a boat tour.

Antalya Outperforms the Foreign Competitors

Antalya, the capital of tourism, has become the destination hosting the highest number of tourists among the Mediterranean’s tourism regions this year. Antalya hosted as many guests as the tourists coming to Majorca, Crete and Rhodes during the period 1 – 22 September.

Cinema Truck Will Travel 19 Districts

The Golden Orange Cinema Truck, the precursor of the 57th Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival, started its journey. Screenings to be held in 19 districts of Antalya can be watched free of charge. The screenings will take place in the city squares and large parks of the counties.

Sand lilies bloomed

Sand lilies, which are under protection in Antalya’s Demre district, bloomed. An administrative fine of 73 thousand 747 TL is applied to those who tear or damage the sand lilies, which attract attention with their images.

Golf lovers met at Limak Kemer Golf Cup

The excitement of Limak Kemer Golf Cup 2020, organized by Limak Holding to ensure the development of golf sport, brought golf lovers together at Kemer Country Club. The awards found their owners in the tournament, which was held for the 2nd time this year.

2 million tourists came to Antalya

According to the data announced by Fraport TAV Antalya Airport; the number of Russian tourists coming to Antalya by air since 1 January has approached 2 million. In the number of tourists coming to Antalya; Russia ranks first, Ukraine is the second and Germany is the third.

Russian Tourists Are Very Happy in Antalya

Russian tourists who came to Antalya’s Kemer district for vacation said that their country’s air temperature has dropped, which is why they are happy to be here. Tourists who come to the city where the air temperature is felt 35 degrees enjoy the holiday in the facilities where coronavirus measures are taken.

The 2200-Year-Old Artifacts Found in Myra.

Terracotta artifacts were found during the excavations in the ancient city of Myra, one of the six important cities of the Lycian Union in Demre, under the chairmanship of Professor Nevzat Çevik, a faculty member of the Department of Archeology at Akdeniz University. Photographs of the artifacts found on social media were shared by the …

Sea To Sky Enduro Excitement in Kemer

Antalya Kemer will host the 11th Sea To Sky Enduro Races on September 23-26. It was noted that 200 local and foreign athletes would participate in the competition, where Kemer Municipality will not create spectator spots this year within the scope of pandemic measures.

Tourists Discover the Underwater Riches of Antalya

Diving spots created in various regions of Antalya attract significant attention from local and foreign tourists. Two hundred twenty-two diving points on the coastline stretching from Gazipaşa to Kaş district host underwater enthusiasts. Especially diving to artificial reefs created by manoffers a unique experience for underwater enthusiasts.

Kaş Jazz Festival has Been Cancelled

Kaş Jazz Festival, which will be held for the second time this year in Antalya’s Kaş district, has been cancelled. The Jazz Festival’s permission, which was planned to be held between 28 and 30 August this year, was revoked by the Kaş District Governorship within the scope of coronavirus measures. Many local and foreign jazz …

Two More Airlines Started Flights to Antalya

Airlines of two more countries have launched flights to Antalya, where flights from Russia and Europe are concentrated. Blue Air, which made the first flight, will serve in the 2020 summer season with the Bucharest – Antalya route. Avia Traffic Company will carry passengers betweenBishkek and Antalya during the 2020 summer season, the first flight …

Turkey Hotel Delphin pre-tax card was the 17th

Fortune500 lists the determination of Turkey’s largest 500 companies announced. Net sales in 2019, increasing 17.3 percent compared to the previous year, 965 million 110 thousand TL raised Cömertoğlu hospitality, with 324.8 million TL in Turkey 109th profitability pre-tax profitability Turkey was 17th. Cömertoğlu Otelcilik, which operates with seven hotels in Antalya and Alanya regions, …

More than 100 Planes Arrive at Antalya Airport a Day

Two primary tourism markets in Turkey, Russia and Germany from the commencement of operations, said the industry began a viable AKTOBE. President Dr. Erkan Yağcı stated that the regulations should be followed, and the rules should not be compromised and said, “We should carry this to 2021 in the winter period.”

Antalya Exceeded 1 Million Tourists

City Council Tourism Group President and NBK Touristic General Manager Recep Yavuz said that Antalya reached 1 million tourists in 2 months in the worst year of tourism. In his evaluation of his blog, Recep Yavuz stated that while tourism is going through one of the most challenging periods of history worldwide, destinations whose economies …

10 thousand Tourist Records in 1 Day in Antalya

In Antalya, which was locked on the doors of the hotels in March due to the coronavirus, as a result of the re-flying flights with some countries, foreign tourists’ movement started. During the pandemic process, over 10 thousand foreign tourists came to the city for the first time in the past day. Since July 1, …

Antalya is Number One in Safe Tourism Certificate

Turkey has admitted 2072 hotels and 1221 of them documented the hotel’s “Safe Tourism Certification” program, which ranks first in Antalya in Turkey, the applicant made a total of 491 accommodations, 301 businesses have been documented. “Antalya is the number one destination in this certificate,” said Erkan Yağcı, President of the Mediterranean TouristicHoteliers and Operators …

Russian Aeroflot Expedition to Turkey Begins

Russia’s largest airline Aeroflot announced that it would start operating flights to some points to Turkey in August. In the written statement made by Aeroflot, the airline’s first flight from St. Petersburg and Moscow to Istanbul as of August 1. It was announced that they will carry out once a day from St. Petersburg to …

The face of the World Cup in Antalya

2018 FIFA World Cup hosted by Russia that makes the beautiful Victoria Lopyrev to, come with a private plane epidemic coronavirus family chose to take a vacation to Turkey process. Lopyrev said, “I am thrilled to come to Turkey. I will stay here for a long time with my family.”

First Golf Tournament in Antalya During Pandemic Process

The first golf tournament of the coronavirus outbreak normalization process was held at the Lykia World Links Golf Course in Antalya’s Manavgat district. A total of 40 amateur golf athletes, both domestic and foreign, participated in the tournament. At the end of the tournament, Brian Hasson came first, Geoff Pocuf second, and Brian Waite third.

Antalya State Theaters will open on September 9

Antalya State Theater (ADT), which made a break by closing its curtains due to the COVID-19 epidemic, will again call ‘curtain’ on Wednesday evening, September 9, with a surprise play. The new art season, which will begin with normalization, will continue until May 2021.

Everything is Ready for Safe Tourism in Antalya

Ukrainian Ambassador Andrii Sybii Sybina stated that she had a holiday without protection like an ordinary tourist in Antalya and said, “I saw that everything is ready for safe tourism. I saw that the hotels comply with all rules such as masks and hygiene.” Syber the Ambassador, that the first flight from Ukraine to Turkey …

The Football Star Invited the Germans to the Star of the Mediterranean!

Lukas Podolski, the star footballer of Fraport TAV Antalyaspor, called for the Germans who will come to Antalya from his country on vacation. Podolski: “I feel safe here. In this sense, Antalya is much luckier than in other cities. I wish to reach an environment where everyone can concentrate on their job before the pandemic …

Vigil for Caretta Carettas

In Belek, which has one of the largest caretta caretta nesting areas in the Mediterranean basin, the lifeguard started for sea turtles facing extinction. Academicians and volunteers who take part in the project supported by the Belek Tourism Investors Association (BETUYAB) and the Mavi group will keep watch day and night so that the offspring …

Demre sharing from NASA

The International Space Station took photographs of Turkey’s Dragon space capsule in orbit over 400 kilometres. Kekova in Demre district of Antalya was also included in the frame published by NASA’s Instagram account. The photograph included Kekova Bay, Gökkaya Bay and the ancient city of Simena, Kaleköy

Antalya Continues to Maintain World Leadership in the Blue Flag

Antalya, which is one of the unique tourism destinations in the world, continued to maintain leadership in this field by increasing the number of blue flag beaches owned by the International Blue Flag jury, according to the 2020 Blue Flag Awards to 206. Turkey Environment Education Foundation (TÜRÇEV), under the Blue Flag program in coordination, …

Historical Night in Aspendos

European safe tourism certification system, implementing the first country to Turkey, the tourism services to be offered in the coronavirus outbreak of the process, ‘introduced rediscovering’ program with. Turkey’s most guests entertained ambassadors and journalists from 50 countries hosted in Antalya for two days. The final of the program was held at the world-famous Aspendos …

Olympos Cable Car Put into Service Again

The cable car is in Kemer, and one of the most critical spots of the region in alternative tourism, Olympos Cable Car Management, opened the new season. The day of the opening ceremony of 2365 m is also the first time in Turkey. A yoga event was held at a height. Thirty-five yogis participated in …

3D historical Kaleiçi Animation Movie by Director from Antalya

Gökhan Çalbay, after his 2-year research and studies, made a 3D animated film about the phases of historical Kaleiçi, which is the first settlement of Antalya, 2,000 years ago. Award-winning director Çalbay’s historical Kaleiçi animated movie lasts for 1 hour; In addition to Turkish, it will be translated into English, German, Italian, Spanish, and Russian.

Antalya is in the First Place on Safe Holiday

Antalya ranks first in the country with 16 hotels that have been certified under the Healthy Tourism Certification Program in the process of combating the new type of coronavirus (COVID-19). Turkey Tourism Promotion and Development Agency (TGA) website at ‘accommodations Certification according to data querying, 363 hotels applied for a safe holiday. After the evaluations, …

An Important Step in the Digital World from Antalya

Turkey’s tourism capital of Antalya, the digital destination with antalya.com.tr, the domain of communication while taking place in the world, the unique richness of the city’s official social media accounts, conceived as the first time will introduce to the world from a single source. Antalya Governor’s Meeting Lara Antalya’s Governor Münir Karaloğlu, Antalya Metropolitan Municipality …

Concert by the famous DJ Burak Yeter at Antalya Airport

Within the scope of the project, “Stay with music in nature, dream Antalya”, the world-famous DJ Burak Yeter gave a concert for Antalya residents who stayed in their homes due to the coronavirus outbreak. In collaboration with ATAV, Yeter played different mixes in Tünektepe and Tahtalı Mountain at the concert he gave for 1 hour …

Ukrainian DJ introduced Tazı Canyon in Antalya with his Music Video

He used the Tazı Canyon, discovered in Köprülü Canyon, the world-famous rafting center of Antalya, as the venue for the live performance video shooting of the Ukrainian DJ Katy Rise. Rise, which carries DJ mixers and musical instruments to the famous rock cliff, which is renowned as the canyon itself, in the Tazı Canyon, which …

Cinema at the Seaside in Antalya

The ‘There is a Cinema on the Beach / Masked Cinema’ event, organized by the Antalya Metropolitan Municipality Culture and Social Affairs Department for free in Konyaaltı Beach Park Variant Square, met the audience with the movie ‘Dealer Meeting’. Within the scope of the event, which will be held free of charge on Thursdays, Fridays, …

Hotels in Antalya will Send Letters to 23.5 Million Tourists

Antalya, one of the essential vacation destinations in the world, is preparing to become one of the first cities to open the doors to the world after the pandemic in tourism, which is one of the sectors most affected by the coronavirus pandemic. According to the decision taken at the meeting held with sector representatives …

The Finnish Couple: “We feel safe in Turkey.”

The Finnish couple, Annaliis (75) and Olli Ollila (78), rather than spend the processes surrounding the earth coronavirus outbreak in Finland, chose to be in Turkey. The couple has a house in Antalya’s Alanya district, and they flew to Turkey before the travel ban started. The couple that was in Turkey undergoing the Coronavirus process …

Antalya Piyaz was Registered

Davut Çetin, Chairman of the Antalya Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ATSO), announced that a Geographical Sign Registration Certificate was received for “Piyaz”, which is one of the traditional foods of Antalya. Davut Çetin, He also said that efforts are underway to obtain geographical sign registrations for the delicacies of the city such as Antalya …

Five beaches are in the Cleanest Beaches in Europe

The Guardian Newspaper has published the 30 cleanest beaches in Europe. The travel writers of the newspaper chose those beaches, there were two beaches in Antalya. The world-famous Patara Beach in Kaş district and Çıralı Beach in Kemer district were selected as the “cleanest of Europe” by British writers. It was emphasized that President Recep …

Neron Lighthouse in Patara will Glow After 1968 Years

The restoration tender process of Patara Neron Lighthouse, which was built as a prestige project by the Roman Emperor Neron in Patara Ancient City in Kaş, Antalya, the capital of the Lycian Union, was completed. Antalya Governorship Investment Monitoring Coordination Department held Patara Neron Lighthouse Reconstruction Tender. Barbaros Mühendislik Limited Şirketi received the tender from …

Convenience for the Bicycle Passenger in City Buses in Antalya

Busses with bicycle transport apparatus are in service in the city transportation by Antalya Metropolitan Municipality to support environmentally friendly transit and contribute to the use of bicycles. To increase the use of bicycles and to integrate them into public transportation, bicycle transport apparatus was installed on 25 buses with official plates. Thus, comfortable transportation …