It became a town in 1991. It is a peninsula surrounded by
Mugla and Akbuk in the east, the Aegean
Sea in the south, the Bafa
Lake and the Meander River in the north.
There are a lot of historical places to visit such as ancient cities
Didyma, Miletos and
Priene. It is also a holiday resort close to Kusadasi with its clean sea and hotels of good quality.
The natural beauties Dilek Peninsula, the Meander delta, the Bafa Lake and the
60km long coastal line with hundred of coves make the town worth
It is a relaxing holiday resort who enjoy
fishing, trekking, hunting, history, sea, sun and nature. Altinkum which means golden sand in Turkish is in Didyma which is superb for summer
Go?... It is located
73km away from Kusadasi. It can be visited by busses from
Soke or a private tour.
For more information, visit Didyma