Last Updated on January 10, 2021
Tekirova is a beautiful, peaceful and tranquil coastal holiday town located on a beautiful environment on the 16 km western part of Kemer. With its pine forests and Beydaglari mountains at the background, wonderful nature, 3,7 km. of beautiful coastline, beaches and sea, quality hotels, and apartments, Tekirova also is one of the most popular holiday resorts in Kemer.
Top Things to Do & See in Tekirova
Holidaymakers may enjoy great beach holidays in Tekirova. Tekirova coast and Tekirova beaches are very beautiful and ideal for swimming and sunbathing. The 3,7 km. long and blue flagged Tekirova beach offers all kind of water sports and beach activities for beach goers in Tekirova.
Holidaymakers may do variety of water sports activities such as parasailing, jet skiing, pedalos and scuba diving. Holidaymakers may find the water sports centres on Tekirova via the yellow points in yellow tents. Continue reading…
Scuba Diving and Snorkelling at the Three Islands
The Three Islands region is the most popular diving zone in Kemer and located very close to Tekirova. You may experience and enjoy diving snorkelling at the crystal clear waters around the Three Islands across Tekirova coasts.
Phaselis Archaeological Site
Phaselis is the ancient Lycian city, archaeological site and museum located in Tekirova, about 12 km. from Kemer. A visit to the famous ancient city of Phaselis and enjoy the beach, nature and history is a great attraction for the holidaymakers in Kemer, Antalya. Continue reading…
Mount Tahtali – Olympos Teleferik (Cable Car)
Tahtali Mountain is the highest mountain closest to the sea on the region with an altitude of 2365 metres. Holidaymakers may enjoy the stunning 360° panoramic view of the mountain ranges, beautiful landscape along Kemer and sea on the top. Continue reading…
The famous ancient city of Olympos (22,7 km.), the beautiful beach town of Cirali (24,1 km.) and Mount Tahtali via Olympos Cable Car (14,1 km.), the highest mountain closest to the sea on the region with an altitude of 2365 metres are the popular places to visit and see around Tekirova.
Daily Tours & Excursions
If you don’t want to spend your Tekirova holidays just at your hotel on a routine day out, attending to daily tours and excursions from central is a great opportunity to experience and enjoy the stunning landscapes and natural surroundings, long stretches of golden sandy beaches, crystal clear turquoise sea, quiet little bays and charms of Kemer.
Daily boat trips, cycling, 4×4 off-road safari, ATV quad safari tours, scuba diving, Olympos cable-car to Mount Tahtali, Goynuk Canyon and Koprulu Canyon Rafting Tours are the top selling and the most popular excursions and daily tours from Tekirova. Continue reading…
Shopping – What to Buy?
Holidaymakers may find great shopping opportunities from popular outdoor markets, supermarkets, antique and handicraft shops to great stores in Tekirova. Jewellery, leather, carpet, rug, clothing, traditional tastes and souvenirs are the most popular things to buy in Tekirova.
Eating Out – What to Eat?
You may experience and enjoy the Mediterranean cuisine, authentic Turkish cuisine and the authentic flavor of the sea at the popular restaurants and cafes in Tekirova. Traditional mezes with yogurt, aubergine, pepper, tomato and olive, bergamot jam, stuffed squash blossoms, kebabs and seafood are the popular traditional dishes in Tekirova.
Nightlife in Tekirova
Entertainment and nightlife in Tekirova is calm and peaceful. Hotels mostly make their own entertainments. Holidaymakers may also find variety of lovely cafes, bars, pubs, live music and karaoke in Tekirova. Central Kemer is the hotspot for intense nightlife in Kemer with its variety of great nightclubs and discos and as Tekirova is located about 21 km. to central Kemer and transportation is easy, holidaymakers may visit central Kemer and enjoy great nightlife there as well.
Accommodation – Where to Stay?
As for accommodation in Tekirova, there are variety of nice 3 star, 4 star, 5 star all inclusive hotels and family friendly hotels, apartments, holiday villages, holiday villas and apartments in Tekirova to choose from. See;
We also recommend you make your hotel search and book online via the world’s biggest online hotel booking websites. You can get really good discounts and find the best prices with a match.
- Trivago Tekirova Kemer Hotels (Trivago claims that they guarantee the best price with their price matching system)
- Agoda Tekirova Kemer Hotels (Agoda claims that if you find the same hotel cheaper elsewhere, they will refund the difference)
How to Get There?
Tekirova is situated 16 km western part of Kemer city center, and about 50 km. from Antalya. You can take regular buses from Antalya and Kemer city center to reach Tekirova.
Antalya Airport Transfers to/from Tekirova
If you are a group or a family with kids or having lots of luggage with you, than we highly recommend you private transfers. The airport shuttles will bring you to at the Intercity Bus Terminal of Marmaris and you’ll need to take a taxi from there again. Private transfers will drive you just to the entrance of your hotel.
As for private shuttle transfers, we highly recommend Tranigo (a Turkish company operating since 1996, and partnered with renowned names like Hertz, Thrifty, Budget, and many reliable and efficient local suppliers) as we recently booked with them had a great trip to our hotel.
It offers low-priced, fixed rate private shuttles that include meet-and-greet airport pickups and luggage assistance. Their large selection of comfortable taxis, minivans, luxurious cars and 6-19+ passenger minibuses can match any need while ensuring quick and safe travels to and from Antalya airport (AYT).