21 March 2021

Shopping & Food in Fethiye, Ölüdeniz & Faralya

Buy Be informed before you buy a “Turkish” carpet. Do your homework before leaving home. Beware that the supply of Turkish carpets is getting low and Chinese copies are being sold. Tribe Travel & Tours, Karagözler, Fevzi Çakmak Cd. No:53, ☎ +902526144627, www.tribetraveltours.com. Provides Tours in and around Fethiye and more. More then 30 years experience & sells original antique and modern carpets. Ömer Yildirim is the owner and very friendly and helpful person. He speaks […]
28 February 2021

Looking for a great holiday? Fethiye is the place to be!

Fethiye is a tourist town with an international atmosphere. It has an excellent marina and good night life. The town also serves as an excellent base for touring the inland country-side, and is probably the only city in the world where you’ll find sarcophagus in the streets. These pre-Roman Lycian relics are especially spectacular when floodlit at night. The town has a population of around 160,000 but the population increases dramatically during the high season, […]
8 February 2021

Transportation in and around Fethiye

Get in By bus Fethiye has direct connections to many cities in the country including Marmaris, Bodrum, Antalya, Izmir, and Istanbul (which costs 180 TL pp and takes around 14 hours) among others. By boat A boat entering Fethiye’s harbour. Private cruise companies operate non-scheduled services to Marmaris and along the peninsula to Antalya. Day trips on wooden sailboats, called “gulets” include lunch and stops at different places. Prices and quality of food vary so shop around. “Before […]
8 February 2021

Activities in and around Fethiye: Paragliding? Swim in Blue Sea? Eat Fresh Fish? Jeep Safari? Hiking? Trekking in nice nature?

See The 2400 year old Lycian Amintas Rock Tombs — located in the cliff in the back of the town center. These massive rock cut tombs are very worth seeing as they are literally the symbol of the town offering superb views of the archipelago. It is a little hilly but a scenic walk to get up there. It is pretty straightforward route finding since the tombs are clearly visible from the harbor but you may also […]