The Bodrum Peninsula on Turkey’s Aegean coast is an easily accessible holiday destination offering attractive beaches, trendy nightlife and a variety of cultural activities.
Bodrum (also known as the historic town of “Halicarnassus” the birthplace of Greek philosopher Herodotus) is one of the most attractive and established vacation spots in Turkey. Located on the Aegean coast, Bodrum’s primary natural attractions include a superb dry climate and an attractive sea coast.
As Bodrum has been the leading holiday destination since the 60’s for more affluent Turks and foreign visitors, the overall quality of entertainment and related recreational facilities such as hotels, beach clubs, restaurants and marinas is unmatched in Turkey. Primary overseas access to Bodrum is through Milas/Bodrum International Airport, which is served daily from a variety of European destinations and Istanbul during peak seasons. Other international airports serving Bodrum are located in Dalaman and Izmir.