In the Dalaman region of Turkey, you’ll find the resort of Olu Deniz. Set on a broad arc of white sandy beach, backed by pine covered mountains, all leading down to the turquoise waters of a lagoon, holidays in Olu Deniz centre around the beach - which is consistently judged to be one of the top five beaches in the world by both travel writers and holidaymakers. Olu Deniz’s well maintained promenade, with neatly lawned gardens, runs all along the length of the bay and is lined by shops, bars and restaurants, with most of the hotels and apartments being situated further back. The Olu Deniz area is actually made up of three small villages – Olu Deniz itself, the slightly larger and busier Ovacik and Hisaronu, where you find nightclubs and larger hotels. The region is famous for its wildlife including the loggerhead turtle. Holidays in Olu Deniz are popular with young and old alike - why not hop on a flight to Olu Deniz this summer and experience this stunning resort for yourself?
Things To Do
The beaches in Olu Deniz are the most beautiful in Turkey and offer a range of watersports such as kayaking, pedaloes, waterskiing and windsurfing. Paragliding, diving, snorkelling, walking and cycling are also favourite daytime activities. Enjoy a boat trip along the coastline taking in the nearby 12 islands. And you cant holiday in Turkey without enjoying a Turkish bath, available in many of the resort hotels.
There is a good choice of nightlife in Olu Deniz with the most popular bars such as Buzz Beach Bar, the Sugar Shack and Crusoes lining the waterfront. Those looking for lively nightlife can take a short trip to Hisaronu or a little further to Fethiye. Many of the local hotels offer live evening entertainment for guests.
Food & Drink
You'll be spoilt for choice when it comes to food in Olu Deniz. The main beach is lined with caf bars and restaurants and both international and Turkish cuisine are also widely available.