Little wonder that Alanya holidays are so memorable. Said to have been given by Mark Anthony as a gift to his lover Cleopatra, the town of Alanya features a beautiful beach named after the Egyptian queen. Not to mention a whole host of awe-inspiring ancient remains, making Alanya holidays perfect for families and couples in search of more than simply sun and sea.
Encounters with the past on Alanya holidays
Prepare to be amazed on Alanya holidays. Just walking around the town itself you will encounter a myriad of historical artefacts from throughout the ages.
Presided over by an Ottoman fortress, Alanya boasts amongst numerous other sights its largely intact city walls, the remains of a Byzantine church and even an incredible octagonal tower built in the 13th century.
Sightseers on Alanya holidays are well rewarded for the climb to the top of the tower: the views of the bay and the Taurus Mountains are staggering.
Time out on Alanya holidays
Slap on the sun lotion and take your place on either of the town’s beaches to return home from Alanya holidays well rested. Then, when the sun heats up, head for the shade of the many enticing shops and market stalls to see what mementoes of Alanya holidays can be had for a song. Haggling is all part of the experience when shopping on Alanya holidays.
End your days spent on Alanya holidays memorably, with a leisurely boat trip or pleasant evening stroll along the coastal path before sundowners and dinner on the waterfront.
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