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BODRUM PENINSULA GUIDE
Bodrum Peninsula is situated on the southwest coast of Turkey, in the eastern Aegean cost. The Peninsula extends 42 km in the E-W direction and 6km - 23.8 km in the N-S direction between the bays of Gulluk and Gokova.

Covering an area of 649 km2 its highest elevation is measured as 690 m. The Bodrum Peninsula is surrounded by 32 islands and islets and forms a 174 km long coastline. Villages on the north coast were more successful with fishing.

The beautiful Bodrum Peninsula suits holidaymakers interested in a subdued and relaxing atmosphere. Enchanting villages, with guest-houses and small hotels on quiet bays of the peninsula.

To the south, tangerine orchards and olive groves are now giving way to popular tourist developments. Every settlement had its own boatyard, reminiscent of the days when people built their own vessels in their orchards.

On the southern coast, Bardakci, Gumbet, Icmeler, Bitez, Aktur, Ortakent Yalisi, Karaincir, Aspat, Bagla and Akyarlar have fine, sandy beaches Campers and windsurfers enjoy Gumbet, and at Bitez colourful sailboards weave skilfully among the masts of yachts in the bay.
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BODRUM PENINSULA BEACHES AND COVES
On shore, you can enjoy quiet walks through the orange and tangerine groves bordering the beach. Turgutreis, Gumusluk and Yalikavak, all with excellent beaches, lie on the western side of the peninsula and are ideal for swimming, sunbathing and water sports. See the north coast of the peninsula - Guvercinlik, Torba, Golturkbuku and Gundogan - by road or, even better, hire a boat and crew to explore the quiet coves, citrus groves and wooded islands.
blue cruise DISCOVER BLUE CRUISE
The sailing paradise of Bodrum is home of the Blue Cruise from early April until late October, Luxury Gulet Charters originating from Bodrum take one of two main routes...
travel-tours BODRUM DAILY TOURS, EXCURSIONS
There is much more to Turkey's than sun, sand and sea, so we have put together a varied excursion programme. Tour the Pamukkale, Ephesus, Dalyan...
scuba diving DISCOVER SCUBA DIVING
Bodrum it has also become known for its diving with important diving points and new diving locations. The waters around Bodrum, Gumbet and Cos Island gradually get deeper whereas in the Black Island..
house for sale BUYING A PROPERTY IN TURKEY
As the property boom accelerates, and particularly as rules about foreigners buying property. Arecent change in turkish legistation now permits foreigners to buy a property outside...
bazzar COLOURS AND SCENTS ANOTHER BODRUM
The beautiful Bodrum Peninsula suits holiday makers interested in a subdued and relaxing atmosphere. Enchanting villages with guest houses on quiet bays...
shopping SHOOPING IN BODRUM PENINSULA
The Bodrum Peninsula has many good shopping possibilities that you must certainly try. The Turkish crafts make it impossible to resist buying...
hotel PENINSULA ACCOMMODATION GUIDE
Accommodation around the Bodrum Peninsula both for the backpackers as well, as for people who are ready to shell out money for luxury...
boat DAILY BOAT TRIPS MINI CRUISES
There are several ways to explore the bodrum peninsula, the most enjoyable of which are to visit several of the bays and seaside villages mentioned via one of the daily boat trips...
bodrum ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITES NEAR BODRUM
Many ruins and sites such as Knidos, Caunos, Patara and Kekova can be visited only from the sea. Others such as Ephesus, Dydima, Miletos can easily be reached from anchorage points....