Marmaris is one of most popular tourist resort on the Mediterranean coast, located southwest Turkey. It is located between two intersecting sets of mountains by the sea. One side of Marmaris is Mediterranean and the other side is Aegean sea. Formerly, Marmaris was a fishing village but since the 1980s tourism boom. Little is left of the fishing village that Marmaris was until the late 20th century. Marmaris' main source of income is tourism. Marmaris is located 14 km of coastline and the city shows the placement throughout the coastline. The coastline starting from Marmaris marina continues until the end of Içmeler town. There is no transportation or traffic problem in Marmaris. The nearest airport is Dalaman Airport, which is approximately one and a half hours away. Public transportation is widely used in the center of Marmaris.
In 2018, the city's population was 91.000 and around 700,000 to 800,000 people during the tourist season. In time, while Marmaris is evolved also the facilities in the city have improved. Marmaris is offering alternative holiday wishes, daily excursions and things to do in Marmaris. Although there are many hotel options in Marmaris, the hotels are usually 3, 4 and 5 stars. There are a few of huge resort hotels in Marmaris. Generally visitors love to send time outside of the hotels instead of wasting their time in hotel or pool side.
In Marmaris peninsula, There are 3 charming holiday town and 6 cute villages. These three charming town calls Içmeler, Turunç, Selimiye. Villages are Kumlubük, Çiftlik, Hisarönü, Turgut, Bozburun, Söğüt. Içmeler, Turunç and Selimiye are much smaller than Marmaris and not as developed as Marmaris. The villages around Marmaris still have a traditional village life. During Marmaris daily excursions, you have the chance to visit and see these villages.
There are so many ways to make Marmaris holiday colorful and valuable. Holiday in Marmaris does not only consist of sea, sand and sun holidays.
Marmaris offers different alternatives holiday for everyone.
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