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Dalaman is the district's capital, located on Turkey's southwestern coast in the Mugla province. The Dalaman creek runs through the district's western border. Their renowned blue lagoon beach can be found here, as well as the Marmaris beach which has a darker sand. From March through November, you can expect scorching weather thanks to the tropical climate!
This enchanting destination is a diverse holiday hotspot with a variety of beaches, busy bar strips, historical attractions, and Insta-worthy seaside restaurants. Given its spectacular vistas and neighbouring coves, ‘The Blue Lagoon’ beach is the greatest site for paragliding. If soaking in the beach from 9 to 5 is what you're looking for, the sugar beach has sun loungers for use and private villas to rent for the day.
Dalaman is perfect for adventurous types! This district must be appreciated for all its beauty. There is no end to the wonderful things you may see while visiting the Dalaman region, with its stunning beach locations, vibrant markets, and interesting old ruins. There is a plethora of outdoor activities accessible for nature lovers, such as paragliding and hiking, as well as boat tours across the region.
Ryanair offer early morning flights from Dublin airport to Dalaman.
To learn more about things to do in Dalaman, the best time to go and local info see here.
There is plenty of night life to choose from on the busy strip in Dalaman. After-hours entertainment in the Dalaman region fulfils all your party needs, with waterfront cocktail bars, Irish pubs, and dance clubs. Marmaris has the region's best nightlife, with an entire street dedicated to the top pubs and clubs, while Hisaronu and Kalkan are not far behind. Most venues will keep you going till the early hours of the morning, but there are some peaceful drinking spots worth visiting on your Dalaman getaway solely for the stunning sunset views.
There is an array of cuisines to try in Dalaman. Street food is extremely popular here; you will find many carts sitting along the beach fronts and cleverly placed beside scenic spots.
Star Aqua Park is the perfect waterpark for younger children. Beach activities can be enjoyed by all age groups and make for a great day out.
Oludeniz is also known as ‘The Blue Lagoon’ because of its brilliantly turquoise and aquamarine waters. There is a lot more to this gorgeous beach than just lying in the sand, with plenty on offer for visitors to enjoy. Oludeniz is very close to Fethiye, and is approximately 20 minutes away by Dolmus.
Dalaman Market takes place every Thursday, which is when most of the locals do their shopping.
The best time to go is during the peak months of May through September.
The Turkish Lira is used in Dalaman. It's always recommended to exchange your currency!
Dalaman is 3 hours ahead of Ireland (GMT +3) .
A private taxi or Dolmus can be used to get around, depending on your budget. A private taxi costs approximately 80 Turkish Lira which is just under €5!