Antalya is a Turkish metropolis on the Mediterranean. Thanks to its long sandy beaches the coastline around Antalya is called the Turkish Riviera or the Turquoise Coast. This is where tourists from northern Europe like to travel in a hire car. Antalya and the surrounding area has much to offer. Visit the beautiful sandy beaches as well as the fascinating historic quarter of Antalya. A hire car is the best option if you want to explore attractions outside the city. With TUI Cars you can easily book an economic hire car in Antalya. With a hire you are always in easy reach of the destinations on your itinerary. Enjoy the holiday feeling and the flexibility behind the wheel of a hire car. Discover the country, its people and its customs in a hire car. You can pick up the car of your choice at a partner car rental office in the airport or in downtown Antalya.
Beautiful day trips around Antalya: with the flexibility of a hire car
Manavgat is a cool place to drive to from Antalya. It is quite rightly a popular tourist destination. One of its main attractions is the river of the same name flowing through it, and two marvellous waterfalls, one large, one small, create a fantastic backdrop. The town also boasts many fish restaurants, some of which are even built over the river. In a hire car you can easily reach Manavgat, which lies about 79 kilometres by road from Antalya. On the way you can stop off at the ancient Greco-Roman ruins of Aspendos. There are many other fascinating towns worth visiting on day trips or trips lasting a few days in your hire car.
Travel tip: Antalya’s surroundings
Antalya is an ideal starting point for holiday outings in a hire car on the Turkish Riviera. Popular sandy beaches and the fascinating flair of historic sites with protected status await your visit. Day trips in a hire car make a perfect holiday. How about a car trip to the ancient ruined city of Aspendos? Aspendos lies on the D400 about 50 kilometres from Antalya. The ruins of an ancient Greco-Roman city are preserved here. The Roman theatre is almost intact and still used today. Culture buffs flock to the annual Aspendos International Opera and Ballet Festival, where opera and ballet companies from around the world perform on the stage, watched by thousands. The fascinating ruins going back to the ancient Greeks are an insight into life in those times. All in all a trip to Aspendos is well worth while and a real pleasure in a hire car.