Alanya City in Turkey
By comming to Alanya City you have choosen a very exciting destination. We offer also all kind of other Alanaya tours. The scenery is stunning and Alanya is a beautiful city. it is also a place with a magnificent past. There really is something for everyone. You will see the most interesting places in alanya with this tour. You will see the Alanya Castle with the old town, a nice one hour boat trip around the peninsula, the traditional friday bazaar where you will have free time for two hours in city of alanya, eat on the dim river a delicious meal and see the impressiv dim cave in the taurus mountain.
About Alanya City
The picture like city Alanya, with almost 300,000 inhabitants, is one of the largest and most beautiful cities on the Turkish Riviera. Emperor Antonius once gave Cleopatra – after her was named the famous beach – this beautiful spot for wedding. Even from far you can see the Castle which is the landmark of Alanya. İt is crowned by the fortress. Below the castle is the beautiful old town with hundreds of years old houses. In some, people still live as they did many years ago. The narrow streets are calm and timeless. From here, walkers can climb with time and breath the old winding path to the top of the castle. It is a bit exhausting, but the view of the city is worth it.
Alanya is a province of Antalya turkey. İt is a tourism district shaped by the famous Alanya peninsula on the Mediterranean coastal area. To the north lies the Taurus Mountains. Alanya, which has the longest southern coast of the region, has spread over an area of 1,598,51 km2. The population of our district is 291.643.
Throughout history, Alanya has seen an important fortress on the Mediterranean for empires like Rome, Byzantine, Seljuk and Ottoman. During the Seljuk period, the region was under the rule of Alaeddin Keykubad who had gained a geopolitical importance. The famous Red Tower, the shipyard and the Castle of Alanya were built during this period.
Alanya city Climate
The Mediterranean climate in Alanya prevails in the region. The winters are warm and rainy, and the summers are hot and dry. Due to its climate of irresponsibility, it is suitable for many sports activities and cultural activities. Alanya holds a 9% share in terms of tourism in Turkey. But 30% of foreign property owners are living in Alanya. Tourism has started to develop after 1958 and has become the most active business line in our county. Which caused a raising population in the region.
The economy of our city is largely based on agriculture and tourism. As a result, the service sector has developed. Consumption close to the services and goods that are produced takes place in the nearby tourist places.
Alanya has an important share in the country tourism. Thanks to the tourism breakthrough that started in the 1980s, the city has become its present state. At first, there are many types of tourist facilities from hotels with a capacity of 1,000 people to huge facilities with 3,500 people capacity.
A typical Mediterranean climate prevails in Alanya. The Mediterranean climate brings much rain in the winter and the summers are longer, hot and almost without rain. The Taurus Mountains are close to the sea. It is only snowing to the higher parts of the mountains, though not often. The annual average temperature of sea water in Alanya is 21.4 ° C (71 ° F) and in August it is 27.9 ° C (82 ° F). The high number of sunny days and the high number of sunny days are important for keeping the tourism alive.
Triathlon, the most important successful event in Alanya’s sporting world, starts every second week of October at the Keykubat Beach and ends at the Alanya harbour. Another international organization is the European Beach Volleyball Tournament. It is built on the world famous Cleopatra (Damlataş) Beach.
Alanya city Sport
Alanyaspor is the football club in Antalya’s Alanya province. Their team color is orange and green. The Team plays its matches at the Alanya Oba Stadium with a capacity of 10,842 people. Alanyaspor, who competed in the 1st League in the 2015-16 season, qualified to fight in the Super League in the 2016-17 season after the play-off matches.
Alanya has also a lot to offer in terms of sightseeing. İf you visiting this great spot of earth we recommend you to take part in the Alanya city tour.
Alanya has sister city relationship with long-term partnership between the following countries.
Boras in Sweden
Fushun-People’s Republic of China
Mahdia in Tunisia
Spindleruv Mlyn-Czech Republic
Trakai in Lithuania
Zelenogorsk-Saint Petersburg Russia
South-Eastern Okrug in Russia
life is beautiful in alnaya. 16 000 european people are living here.