Indulge in Some Thrilling Activities with Cheap Holidays to Marmarisby Amanda Sutcliffe Travel Deals
Marmaris is a beautiful port city located
in Turkey's south-western province, Mugla. Until the 1980s, it was a sleepy
little fishing village. However, it has now been transformed into a popular tourist
destination in the country owing to the large-scale construction boom that
began in the late-20th century. With two major marinas and many smaller ones,
it has also become an important centre for several tourists to enjoy diving and
sailing. In the summer season, the number of people in this Turkish city
increases from less than 50,000 to nearly 400,000 with the arrival of tourists
from different corners of the globe.
Summer from June to August in this part of
Turkey can be unbearably hot with 12 hours of sunshine every day and
temperatures rising up to 40-Degree Celsius. Although the heat is bearable with
low humidity and sea breezes, the overall weather is still hot and you'll have
to stay indoors from 12 to 3 in the afternoon. Winter from the month of
November to February can be a good season for your Marmaris
holidays if you're looking for some exciting deals on room rates of hotels.
Autumn can also be a wonderful time to visit the city as this season also gets
lesser crowds of tourists and brings some discounts on hotel accommodations.
With some charming beaches and wonderful
opportunities to enjoy your favourite outdoor adventures, your cheap holidays
to Marmaris can be truly memorable. Among the interesting attractions in the
city is Marmaris Castle. It has an excellent architecture and houses the
Marmaris Museum. You can explore a variety of artefacts during your visit to
this museum. The Carian Rock Tombs can be explored with the help of a boat
ride. These tombs have some intriguing carvings and the authorities have put in
great efforts to preserve them by allowing only the riverboat tours to explore
You can witness the extensive marine life
near the coasts of Marmaris with scuba diving or snorkelling. There are many
local companies in the city that facilitate such activities for tourists. Water
sports like jet-skiing and kite-surfing can also be enjoyed during your cheap
Marmaris holidays. One of the daily boat trips to Dalyan gives you the chance
to visit this region and take the healthy mud baths. An off-road jeep safari
can be a delight if you're an outdoor sports lover. It takes you through small
villages, cascading waterfalls and other captivating sceneries.
The delicacies of Marmaris would truly
pamper your taste buds with their generous use of aromatic spices. Among them
is ‘Hummus’, which is prepared using mashed chickpeas, lemon juice, garlic, and
olive oil. A stuffed vegetable dish called ‘Dolma’ can also make for a
delicious treat. It is made using vegetable leaves stuffed with rice or meat.
You can also savour a sumptuous meal with dishes like ‘Kuzu Guvec’ or lamb
kebabs and Turkish meatballs called ‘Kofte’. ‘Borek’ is also a mouth-watering
dish, which is made using thin layers of dough stuffed with vegetables, meat,
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