Yalikavak holiday information
|Top holiday (Flight+Hotel)||£269|
|Family holiday (Flight+Hotel)||£255|
|Romantic holiday (Flight+Hotel)||£222|
|Luxury holiday (Flight+Hotel)||£353|
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On the northeastern tip of the Bodrum peninsula in Turkey, Yalikavak is a historic town and one of the oldest settlements in the region. With stunning beaches, great local markets, and a warm climate, Yalikavak holidays promise to be a fine getaway to one of Turkey's most glamorous locations.
Yalikavak holidays: Getting Around
Yalikavak is serviced by Bodrum Airport, and it is easy to get from the airport to the town via a local bus service. Alternatively, visitors may wish to hire a car whilst in Turkey, as this is a great way to get around. From Ortakent to the town centre of Bodrum takes under half an hour using public transport. The weather in Yalikavak is great all year round, although summer is the best time to visit to avoid the more frequent rainfall from December to March. The time zone is GMT+3.
Yalikavak holidays: Where to Start
The best place to start on Yalikavak holidays is on one of its many small beaches, from which visitors can enjoy the views of the hills, and stunning sunsets over the Aegean Sea. The scenic beaches - two of which are distinguished as Blue Flag beaches - are the ideal place for relaxation and swimming in the clear waters. Visitors can also have a go at watersports, particularly windsurfing. In addition, Yalikavak is famous for its historic windmills, so keep an eye out for them across the town: some of them are very old indeed! Near the harbour you'll find a windsurfing company to get started. Throughout the town centre and near the harbour, there are lots of restaurants serving tasty, fresh seafood and local specialities. Thursday is market day, and holidaymakers won't want to miss this weekly bazaar where one can buy everything from seafood to handmade goods. A day trip to nearby Bodrum offers an opportunity to explore its historic centre and stunning St. Peter's Castle.