Butterfly Valley, Fethiye Turkey, and Fethiye attractions
Being a port city and a district of Muğla, Fethiye is located on the southwestern coast of Turkey. Fethiye has a natural harbor, numerous beautiful bays with their blue waters including famous Ölüdeniz and Butterfly Valley, wonderful cool plateaus and various rock tombs one of which is B.C. the 4th century Tomb of Amyntas, which has been carved into a bluff overlooking the city.
Daily boat to Butterfly valley, daily boat tours in Oludeniz and boat tours to islands around Oludeniz
There are daily boat tours taking off from the port and also from Ölüdeniz and visiting nearshore islands of the place. A natural reserve, Butterfly Valley, attracts numerous tourists every year. There are daily boat tours visiting the lagoon of this beautiful valley where you can have some time to swim in the marvelous sea and also walk up to the waterfall in the valley. Or you can reach the valley, which is home to diverse butterfly species, by car.
Oludeniz and beaches around Fethiye
Ölüdeniz, that is known as Blue Lagoon all around the world, has waters at turquoise and aquamarine hues and offers both shallow and deep waters to its visitors for swimming. It hides a paradisal shallow part behind its small peninsula running into the turquoise waters. Belcekız beach part of Ölüdeniz also is a tourist hot spot.
Oludeniz, Fethiye Turkey paragliding
What’s more, Ölüdeniz of Fethiye is one of the most famous and best points for paragliding, overlooking the lagoon from Babadağ mountain from where paragliders jump to the sky. Stable weather conditions and the breathtaking panorama of Blue Lagoon make it a unique and unforgettable launch site for paragliding from Babadağ.
Saklıkent George in Fethiye Turkey
Saklıkent is located at 50 km distance to Fethiye and means hidden city. Being one of the deepest canyons of the world, Saklıkent Gorge gets 300 m deep and it is 18 km long. On the platforms placed over water, cafes and restaurants welcome the visitors of Saklıkent. Visiting Saklıkent is a memorable experience for all the family, there are shallow parts of the river flowing through the canyon as well as parts where river rafting is possible in fresh mountain water.