Places to Visit in Boğazkent

Sept. 22, 2023
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Boğazkent is a holiday resort in the Serik district of Antalya, located in the western part of the Mediterranean Region of our country. This place, which has a quiet atmosphere, is ideal for those who want to get away from the city chaos and relax. It is also extremely easy to reach Boğazkent, which is approximately 11 kilometers away from Serik district center. For transportation, you must first come to Antalya city center. You can arrive by private vehicle or by intercity bus or plane.

The number of people coming to this region for holiday purposes, especially from big cities such as Istanbul and Ankara, is quite high. The district where Boğazkent is located is very rich in terms of golf courses. The region, which is among the frequent destinations of those who are interested in golf, is also very famous for its clean sea and beaches. Especially in the summer, many local and foreign tourists from outside the city visit this region for both sightseeing and holiday purposes. Boğazkent also has many opportunities for families with children, such as children's areas and parks.

Among the places to visit in Boğazkent, Boğazkent Public Beach, which stands out with its crystal clear sea, comes first. Then, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk Monument, where the Atatürk monument is located, Köprülü Canyon, which is an area of natural beauty, Boğazkent Land of Legends Theme Park, which allows you to have fun, and Aspendos Ancient City, which offers the opportunity to go on a historical journey, are among the places worth seeing in the region. It may be a little difficult to visit these places in one day. Therefore, we recommend that you spare at least 3-4 days to visit the region.

Boğazkent Public Beach

One of the must-see places to visit in Boğazkent is Boğazkent Public Beach. It is an ideal place for those who want to enjoy the sea, sand and sun as well as a quiet and peaceful holiday. The beach, as its name suggests, is a public beach.

Since it is run by the municipality, you do not need to pay any entrance fee. You can also benefit from sun loungers and umbrellas free of charge. The sea and the beach are clean. However, since the shallowness ends after 3 or 4 steps, especially families with children should be careful. Boğazkent Public Beach is among the frequent destinations of those who want to have a quiet and peaceful holiday, away from the city noise.

The beach part of the area, also known as Boğazkent Beach, is a mixture of sand and pebbles. Therefore, it is recommended to enter with sea shoes to prevent the stones from hurting your feet. There is also a caravan site in the area. Since it is quite crowded on weekends, you can come earlier and have a pleasant day out of sight.

Mustafa Kemal Ataturk Monument

During your visit to Boğazkent, you should not finish your trip without seeing the monument of Gazi Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, located right in the square.

This important monument, within walking distance, is located in a large park. During the visit, you can examine the monument closely and take photos. There is also seating in the parking area. You can sit in these places and watch the surroundings.

Bridge Canyon

We definitely recommend you to visit Köprülü Canyon, which stands out with its natural beauty, during your trip to Boğazkent. The canyon, which is approximately 40 minutes away, has an average length of 25 kilometers.

There are many different activities you can do in the area where the canyon is located. You can go rafting, go hiking, or have a picnic with your family or friends overlooking the canyon surrounded by unique beauties. There are also areas where you can camp if you want to stay.

You can have a pleasant time and accumulate unforgettable moments in the canyon, which is among the regions flocked by local and foreign tourists.

Boğazkent Land of Legends Theme Park

It would be a great loss not to add Boğazkent Land of Legends Theme Park, which offers the opportunity to have fun-filled times, to your list of places to visit in Boğazkent. There is nothing in this park, which is approximately half an hour away from Boğazkent.

There are many fun activities in the park, from aquapark to outdoor pool, from slides to many other entertainment areas. You won't even realize how time passes here. Located on an area of approximately 63 thousand hectares, the park offers places where you can meet your eating and drinking needs and places where you can shop.

Entrance to the park, which has many entertainment opportunities for families with children, is paid. Fees may vary every year. Therefore, you can contact us before you go to get price information. We definitely recommend you to visit this park, which is open every day of the week.

Aspendos Ancient City

One of the places you should see before finishing your Boğazkent trip is Aspendos Ancient City. This historical place, located approximately 15 kilometers from Boğazkent, attracts local and foreign visitors. It is one of the popular spots for tourists.

There is a Roman Theater in the ancient city, which stands out with its unique appearance and reflects the Roman period. It is a must-see place for those who are interested in this type of historical ancient cities. You can closely examine the historical texture of the region and take photos.

After your visit to the ancient city, you can visit the restaurants in the region and taste delicious menus.

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