Olu Deniz Holidays
Overlooking the Aegean Sea, Olu Deniz is a small, compact village resort situated on the Southwest coast of Turkey. Sheltered by Babadag Mountain, the resort is in a secluded bay with a blue lagoon. The lagoon itself is a nature reserve, so building is prohibited. A quiet place to stay, holidays in Olu Deniz offer couples and families a great opportunity to explore and try out something new including paragliding. The resort is accessed by flying to Dalaman International Airport.
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Soak up the sun on holiday to Olu Deniz
Whether you want to bathe in the waters of the Aegean Sea, walk up the Lycan Way on Mount Olympus or just relax on the beach, you are sure to enjoy your Olu Deniz holidays time.
Paragliding is a popular activity in Olu Deniz. However if you don’t fancy having a go yourself you can always watch the experts. Held in October each year, one of the main attractions in Olu Deniz is the Olu Deniz Air Games Festival. If you prefer the water instead, then swimming and snorkelling is a must, with lovely beaches and warm seas to enjoy. Exploring the shallow reefs, caverns, walls and tunnels you can study the fantastic underwater marine life.
Olu Deniz has one of the most stunning bays to be found anywhere in the world. Overlooking the lagoon, the main beach is bordered by a promenade filled with shops, cafes and restaurants. While the main beach at Olu Deniz caters for the needs of the holidaymaker, you might want to get away from it for a while and find a more secluded spot. Butterfly Beach, for example, can only be reached by boat and allows you to pitch a tent, while just a short walk further up the coast will bring you to Kidrak Beach. Other attractions include Kaya Koyu, now an abandoned village which was originally inhabited by Greek settlers. The ruins are preserved, and there are many very old houses and churches to be seen.
There are a number of great cafes and restaurants in Olu Deniz offering some fantastic cuisine, added to this Olu Deniz is located near other popular tourist resorts and towns, so if you want a change of scenery or wish to explore around then there is lots to see and food to sample!
Nightlife in Olu Deniz takes a laid back approach, with lots of nice bars and restaurants to choose from. There is the odd bar and club that stays open into the small hours of the morning, so if you're wanting a boogy on your Olu Deniz holidays then you'll find somewhere!
Have a look at holidays in Marmaris and Bodrum holidays for a couple of top alternative destinations in Turkey.
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