Belek is located in the southwest of Turkey, 30 km from Antalya, with a 16 km long white sandy beach. The resort offers the chance to combine a relaxing beach holiday, a variety of cultural pursuits and sprawling golf courses. It’s a fascinating combination of old and new. If you are looking for a romantic break or a break with friends, the resort has something for everyone. The town of Belek offers a number of bars, restaurants, shops and a weekly market. Modern replicas of ancient Roman aqueducts and arches are common decorations in the city center. It is most regarded for its involvement in the sport of golf and considered one of Europe’s top golfing destinations. Belek has numerous golf courses, many of which are directly attached to local hotels and resorts.
It’s a perfect location for day trips to nearby sites of interest: Aspendos Roman Theatre, Side ancient Roman ruins, Manavgat waterfalls, Duden Waterfalls, Mount Tahtali. Take a walk around the Mosque right in the centre of town, which is an example of a traditional mosque in Turkey.
Belek is 32 km away from Antalya Airport. You can reach Belek by renting a private car or taking a taxi from the airport. You can also ask your hotel to arrange a transfer.
Best time to visit
Belek enjoys over 300 days of sunshine per year. The best seasons to visit are spring, summer or early autumn, as temperatures are favorable even into early October. August and July are usually the hottest months, while January and February are usually the coldest. In summer, the average temperature is 30°C – 34°C. The average winter temperature is 10°C.