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Fethiye Town Area Guide

Fethiye town centre, in Mediterranean Turkey, is a large and bustling harbour district, on the verge of becoming a city. As the hub of the region that is comprised of many smaller resorts such as Oludeniz, Calis and Hisaronu, everything happens in Fethiye Town centre, and its reputation of excellence for business, shopping nightlife, education, health, and transport is countrywide.

More notable, Fethiye town has also earned itself an esteemed reputation on the Turkish Riviera, thanks to their sailing expertise and cheap or luxury gulet cruises. Whether you are buying property in Fethiye town centre as an expat retirement home or a buy-to-let investment to holidaymakers, the good news is that you will never be bored. The wealth of activities and things to do are endless.

Things to Do in Fethiye Town Centre

The number one recommended activity is to spend summer days around the Blue Lagoon and Olu Deniz beach, the most attractive in the area. Locals also like to visit nearby Calis beach or spend a day walking through the old ruins of Kayakoy ghost village.

Many expats hire a car and explore the Mediterranean coast of Turkey with its many historical ruins such as Letoon and Xanthos, that make up the Lycian route. Spending a day in the coastal resorts of Kas or Kalkan is also popular.

Otherwise closer to the town centre is the Lycian rock tombs with a spectacular view, the small amphitheatre, and the old part of town known as Paspatur. During summer, join the daily boat cruises sailing gently around the coastline, while stopping for swimming breaks in scenic spots. Otherwise, relax and de-stress with a Turkish bath or kick up the adrenaline on a jeep safari.

Real Estate in Fethiye Town Centre

Fethiye Town Centre is excellent for all year round living and investing in the Turkish property market. Despite the established and long-standing reputation of the town, prices of property are excellent value per square meterage.

From the choice of off plan, resale and new property for sale in Fethiye town centre, there are several residential areas to choose from including Tasyaka, Patlangic, Deliktas, Tuzla and the more exclusive Karagozler.

Prices of property in Karagozler are more expensive because of its ideal location and views overlooking the up-market Ege Saray Marina and the bay. However, if you are on a budget and still want a Fethiye property with a sea view, these can be found in elevated positions in Deliktas and Tasyaka.

One of the advantages of looking for property in Fethiye town centre is that the portfolio accommodates everyone from investors looking for a cheap apartment to potential retirees and expats who want a luxury villa for an all-year-round living. Such is the exceptional reputation of the market; most homes also include the latest in architecture styles and technology.

How to Get to Fethiye Town Centre

One of the biggest lures for all the fans of Fethiye town centre is that it is straightforward to get there. The recently modernised Dalaman airport with its frequent summer flight schedule is only 45 minutes’ drive away. Locals also use Antalya airport during the winter that is 3 hours’ drive away.

For drivers, Fethiye sits on the main D400 highway that is one of the longest in Turkey running from the east to the west of the country. This makes getting there by car extremely easy. Alternatively, the bus station in Fethiye town centre connects locals and travellers with many other locations in the country via cheap, clean and frequent bus routes.

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