Meet Mamaris, a stunning beach town typical of the region, and one of the best along the coast for families. Try the thrilling rides of Atlantis Waterpark, hike through the vibrant Marmaris National Park, walk the medieval ramparts of Marmaris Castle, and explore the large stretch of gold sand at Icmeler Beach. Then get your bartering hats at the ready and head to the Grand Bazaar, a fantastic shopping complex with a great range of stores, boutiques and jewellery shops. Like large parts of Turkey, you'll find world-class beaches and important historical sites within easy reach of one another. At the quaint riverside town of Dalyan, take a trip to the breathtaking Iztuzu Beach. Also known as Turtle Beach, this wide sandy bay is where the endangered loggerhead turtles come to lay their eggs. Nearby, you'll find the the ancient city of Kaunos with its rock-cut tombs. At Fethiye, explore the ancient hilltop citadel of Tlos and the eerie abandoned village of Kayakoy. Wander the beautiful Butterfly Valley, home to rare butterflies, and a rugged canyon dovetailed with a golden beach. For dedicated sun worshippers, visit Oludeniz where you'll find the magical Blue Lagoon and the white sands of Belcegiz Beach. After a day relaxing, try the Gocek Shopping Street with its lively market stalls.