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Marmaris is a small but popular tourist destination in Turkey which offers something for everyone. Right from Marmaris boat tours to long full day Marmaris excursions , there are plenty of things to do which will make a vacation in Marmaris exciting and memorable for everyone.
The white water rafting activity takes place on the Dalaman river which flows in the most picturesque setting possible. Acting as a border between two of the ancient Greek settlements of Lycia and Caria, the river banks and surroundings have plenty of heritage sites and old architectural master-pieces to view. Rafting is generally a half day tour which includes white water rafting in teams as well as a swimming and cliff jumping break.
The Aquadream Water Park is another great addition to the tourist attractions at Marmaris. Although nothing can beat the joy of actually swimming in the sea or lazing at the pristine Marmaris beaches, the water park is a fun place to spend a day at, especially if you are travelling in a big group or have kids along. The sizzling heat of Marmaris, combined with the cool atmosphere of water park makes a heady combinations. You can enjoy the water slides, wave pool etc. at the Aqua Dream water park.
While Marmaris is modern in every way that you can imagine, catering to tourists from all over the world, if you want a glimpse of the traditional and authentic Turkey, all your need to do is take a Marmaris excursion to the nearest Bayir village. During the tour you will have the chance to interact with the villagers, understand their way of living, visit the local mosque and school and even taste some authentic village delicacies. This Marmaris excursion also includes a trip to the watermill at Turgut village and a stop at the Orhaniye beach.