Antalya is the main city on the Mediterranean coast and one of the most popular holiday spots. The superb Archaeological Museum, housing one of the top collections in the country, is not to be missed. Shopping is not only entertaining in Antalya but offers plenty of picturesque photo opportunities too.

Cheap flights to Antalya

Cheap flights to Antalya
One of Turkey’s most popular resorts, Antalya is set on the west of the country’s Mediterranean coast, also known as the Turquoise Coast.

It attracts visitors looking for beautiful sandy beaches, a great climate for most of the year and a wealth of historical attractions both in and around the city.

If you want to book cheap flights to Antalya, then flythomascook and Thomson Flights fly direct from the UK. Indirect flights can often be a way of obtaining low cost flights.

Not to be missed in Antalya

With a history dating back hundreds of years, Antalya offers the visitor the atmospheric old town of Kaleici with its magnificent Roman harbour. Take a wander through the narrow streets admiring the well preserved Roman architecture. Perhaps the city’s most famous landmark is the Truncated Minaret, part of a 2nd century AD building that was originally a temple and now a mosque.

To find out more about the city’s past take a look at the Archaeological Museum housing one of Turkey’s most important archaeological collections. 
There’s a great choice of day trips from Antalya and you won’t want to miss the ancient city of Perge or the beautifully preserved Roman theatre at Aspendos. Equally, the majestic waterfalls at Kursunlu are not to be missed.

Antalya is also the perfect place to take a yacht excursion and visit some nearby islands and beaches for a spot of lunch or to simply enjoy some sunbathing and water sports. 
For some family fun activities, Beach Park and Dedeman Aquapark are both great days out offering hours of fun for the children and adults alike.

How to get to Antalya

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Weather and climate in Antalya

Weather and climate in Antalya
Both the Aegean and Mediterranean coasts have a typical Mediterranean climate with mild winters and hot summers, with temperature often rising above 30ºC (86ºF) in July and August. Showers are unlikely in the summer months, but the rainfall is quite high in winter.