It is a simply breath-taking experience.

As the warmer weather looks set to be with us and summer is finally on the horizon, for some people the urge to visit the sea-side and spend the day on a beautiful beach seems to increase. There are some breath-taking beaches across the world and as many more residents of the United Kingdom are looking for second homes and holiday homes in other countries such as Spain, Australia, France and Turkey the draw to the coast seems to be getting stronger.

For anyone looking for a villa to rent in Turkey a company like Kas Villas can help you pick a location that is your desired distance from the coast and other attractions and is located in your desired location of either urban or rural setting. You can find more information on

If you are visiting Turkey, here are some of the top coastal destinations that are worth adding to your list:

  • Patara – This beautiful white sandy beach is the longest beach in Turkey and is home to lovely warm shallow waters popular with children and surfing enthusiasts alike.
  • Oludeniz Lagoon – This lagoon of Oludeniz (Dead Sea) is picture card prefect. With crystal clear blue waters and surrounding white sands it is top of the must see natural attractions in Turkey. Its beauty means that it is the poster image of many guidebooks and promotional images of the region and country as a whole.

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  • Kalkan – This once sleepy Greek fishing village is now the playground of many visiting Brits and is home to many bohemian Turks who are looking to escape the big city life. The area is drawing more and more visitors as it breaks away from the traditional ‘Brits abroad’ lure of rowdy clubs and bars. You won’t find any of these in Kalkan and you also won’t find Full English breakfasts on the menu.
  • Antalya – This is the almost the opposite to Kalkan and is a hive of bustling activity with the area full of clubs, bars, restaurants, shops and cinemas located within some spectacular shopping malls. Again, the beaches are adorned with the luscious white sand overlooking blue waters and the Lycia mountains.

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If it is luxurious blue water and white sandy beaches that you are looking for then Turkey is definitely a country you should visit. With a wide variety of destinations to appeal to both those looking for peace and tranquillity and also those looking for a more vibrant shopping and nightlife it is a destination that really does have everything.


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