Even in antik legends, Antalya was called “Paradise on earth." Todays Antalya is still paradise, unique combination of lively local living and tourism. Antalya is beautiful and attractive city with palm streets and the small harbor with docked boats. The picturesque old town is called "Kaleici". Here several of the buildings have been converted into guesthouses, elegant hotels, carpet shops and restaurants. Old city offers to visitors a wonderful feeling of history while enjoying good food and shopping.
Antalya’s rich history has also left behind a wealth of historic monuments. In downtown stands Yivli minaret and a mosque Seljuq’s Sultan Aladdin Keykubad built in the 1200s. Antalya is one of Turkey's main holiday destinations with nature and history, and a perfect alternative for a memorable, sunny holiday!