Dalyan is located in the south-west of Turkey a stunning natural peaceful area that is found just a short drive from Dalaman International airport. Dalyan town sits on the banks of the River Cayi, flowing down from the beautiful lake of Koycegiz, through the town heading down to the sea at the local Iztuzu beach.
A town of stunning natural beauty with many areas protected as a national nature reserve, as the river is home to an array of wildlife and the local beach of Iztuzu is a natural breeding ground for the endangered species of the Loggerhead Sea Turtles (Caretta Caretta), which were recently saved from extinction in the area after a battle by local people to stop the development of a huge hotel near the beach.
With this protection in place for the foreseeable future, Dalyan can never be spoilt by mass tourism or huge developments and will always keep its charm and beauty, surrounded by lush green landscapes and tree filled mountains.
Dalyan Town centre is also traditional with its narrow cobbled streets lined with an array of quaint gift shops, small restaurants and relaxing bars, with the distinct lack of loud music and noisy nightclubs to disturb the relaxing atmosphere.
The area relies on the tourism trade throughout the summer for its main source of income therefore a warm friendly welcome will be awaiting you, no matter if it is your first visit or whether you a regular visitor as many are, some of which have gone that one step further and purchased property in Dalyan Town, some as holiday homes, some buy-to-let investment properties and some buying real estate in Dalyan Town as permanent homes before moving to the area for retirement or making complete lifestyle changes.
Dalyan Town Property for Sale
Anyone looking to buy property in Dalyan Town, Turkey can be almost guaranteed of value for money, as accommodation for sale in Dalyan town often come with lower price tags than many other areas, and also with larger plots of land when looking at private villas.
Dalyan Town, though a small town is split into several areas, all close to the centre and accommodation in Dalyan Town, Turkey can be found in all of these areas such as Gulpinar, Metinlar and Maras, with homes near the river and homes with views of the ancient Lycian rock tombs being the most sought after.
Property can also be found on the outskirts of the town, usually with the larger private plots and quite secluded for extra privacy.