Boat trips will take you to peaceful coves for quiet swimming and sunbathing
Konacik Formerly named as Cirkan, where the history dates back to 7th century BC. Konacık is the only town on the peninsula not on the coast, and is only 4km from Bodrum’s city centre.
It is home to the modern Oasis Shopping Centre, as well as the ancient site of Pedesa which is a popular hiking destination and well worth a visit.
According to the famous historian Herodotus, the ancient city of Pedasa ( Konacik ) was one of the most important cities for sea trade in the region.
Vineyards which remain today are worth a look and wine made in Pedasa was very popular throughout the area. Set in a great location between the lively Turkey holiday resort of Bodrum, and the magnificent beach at Bitez. Beaches in the Konacik holiday region enjoy an excellent reputation for watersport adventure. Boat trips often provide snorkelling equipment while professional dive schools provide expert tuition and exciting diving excursions. Surfers head for beaches at Bitez, Turgutreis and Ortakent.
Quick Konacik Tips
The transfer time from Bodrum airport is approximately 45 minutes
Turkey is noted for having one of the three most famous and distinctive traditional cuisines in the world
The flying time from the UK to Bodrum is approximately 4 hours
Explore a gorgeous region
The youthful holiday scene at Gumbet makes for a fun day out. Children will enjoy the water parks in the region.
Finally, don't think holidays in Konacik have to mean total hibernation. There’s a lot to enjoy and explore all around, from the beach and charming harbour restaurants at nearby Gumusluk to colourful Bodrum, with its medieval castle, museums and old town crammed with restaurants and shops. Enjoy a truly magical experience at the natural splendour of Konacik. Book last minute holidays to Konacik at Latedeals.co.uk.
Top Places to Visit
Hike to Pedasa
All that remains of the acient city of Pedasa is the inner castle but its is still steeped in history, for hiking enthusiasts it takes approximately and hour to get here