Things to know

belek_sceneryWhere to go :

  • Enjoy Kursunlu waterfalls (40 km from antalya) & Koprulu Kanyon National Park (suitable for rafting trip)
  • Antalya Caves like Karain Cave (27 km from antalya), Beldibi Cave (25 km from Antalya), Kocain Cave (47 km from Antalya)
  • Historical places like ancient city of Perge (18 km from Antalya), ancient city of Aspendos (4 km from Antalya-Alanya highway), Termessos (30km from Antalya)
  • Walking through Kaleici and the old houses of Antalya (ancient part of city)
  • Visiting Antalya Archaeological Museum

What to take :

Belek has a typical Mediterranean climate with hot summers and mild winters. you can take Light, cotton summer clothing and cardigans for the evening.

What to buy :

In Antalya, there are shopping malls that the foreign or local tourist could find lots of thing. The city is famous for its jams and jellies made from every fruit and vegetable imaginable. The most interesting ones are the eggplant, watermelon, bergamot and turunc jellies. There are also souvenirs and gift items particular to Turkey in the shops of the Ministry of Tourism and the Ministry of Culture and the shops in the old city. The area is famous for its Dosemealti carpets coloured with natural root dyes

Phone numbers :

Tourist Offices

Provincial Directorate
Tonguc St No: 21
Tel: (0242) 343 2760. Fax: 345 1506

Information
Cumuriyet St
Ozel Idare Alu 2
Tel: (0242) 241 1747
Fax: 241 1747

Antalya Airport
Bayindir Antalya Terminal C
Tel: (0242) 330 3600
Fax: 330 3346

Transport Bus station
Yeni Garaj
Tel: (0242) 331 1250 / 513 2650
Fax: 331 1181

Antalya Airport : Tel: (0242) 330 3030 Fax: 330 3130
Turkish Maritime Lines :
Tel: (0242) 241 11 20. Fax: 247 50 95
Kaleici Marina :
Tel: (0242) 243 4750. Fax: 243 4754
Kusadasi Harbour :
Tel: (0242) 259 1200

Antalya Tourism Police :  Kaleici Marina  Tel: (0242) 243 1061 / 243 0486

 

Hospitals

State Hospital
Soguksu St
Tel: (0242) 241 2010

University Teaching Hospital
Dumlupinar Blvd
Tel: (0242) 227 4480

Hon. Consulates

Austria
Namik Kemal Blvd  82
Tel: (0242) 345 1800
Fax: 335 2738

France
Kazim Ozalp St 55
Tel: (0242) 248 3870. Fax: 248 4297

Germany
Kazim Ozalp St
Seref Ishani 6/46
Tel: (0242) 321 2535
Fax: 321 6914

Great Britain
Genclik Mah. 1314 Alley 6/8
Tel: (0242) 244 5313
Fax: (0242) 243 2095

Spain
Konyaalti St
Sitke Goksoy Appt 40/26
Tel: (0242) 241 7770
Fax: 241 7774

Currency :

You can use both Euro or Turkish Lira to pay but it’s better to use Lira.