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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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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.

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 …

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.

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 …

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.”

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.”

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.

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.

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.

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 …

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 …

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 …

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, …

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 …

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 …