Antalya Parks

Photos from the Parks of Antalya, mainly Karaalioglu Park, close to Hidirlik Tower in the town centre.

Antalya Beaches

There are two main Beaches in Antalya. To the West of the city centre is Konyaalti Beach which is 5km long and has pebbles and on the East side is Lara Beach which is sandy.

Konyaalti Beach

The name Konyaaltı, which means "below Konya", stems from the fact the city of Antalya was an administrative part of the city of Konya during the Ottoman Empire and the location of the beach is where the steep cliff of the city ends. It is situated beneath the old city of Antalya extending miles toward west with various kinds of beaches from sand to pebbles. It has Beach Park lined with clubs and bars. The daytime beach clubs turn into night clubs at sunset.

Lara Area and Beach

Lara is famous for its beach: Lara Beach is one of the longest sand beaches of Turkey. It has thematic 5 to 7 star hotels, many of which are replicas of landmarks such as the Moscow Cathedral or Topkapi palace,  causing the area to be known as the Las Vegas of Turkey.

Also there is a 2 km beach park facility that includes 11 beach club units, 4 restaurants, 4 cafes,