Fethiye saves it settlement location from old times and old Greeks named this city as Distant Land. Lycians who lived in Mythology ages gave name Telmessos to city. City invaded a lot and so that the name city was changing. After establishing of Republic the name of city stayed as Fethiye for memory of pilot Fethi Bey. Fethiye one of the tourism center not only with its historical tissue but also with its natural beauties . Fethiye is the richest area of Turkey with its geography and history. There will be a lot of alternatives of traveling and seeing places in Fethiye. When we say Fethiye there are regions which are;
The most popular sea of Turkey and located 13 km far away from Fethiye. It ıs most important coast city of Turkey. You can arrive to Oludeniz from inside Belcekiz coast . Oludeniz waits for visitors from anywhere. Oludeniz is chosen as the most beautiful beach of world in 2006 and one of the blue flag of Turkey. There is Kidrak beach left side of Fethiye. You can find to try Turkish and world kitchens in Oludeniz. You can look to sunset when drink your drinks sitting in any restaurants or bars. You can enjoy about Oludeniz appearance and ıslands of Fethiye if you are lover of nature. The night life is active in Fethiye where you can find a lot of bars and clubs. You can prefer Hisaronu where have the biggest entertainment centers of city. Oludeniz gives a service for guests every year.
Calis is the most important coast city of Fethiye after Oludeniz and located 5 minutes far away from Fethiye center. It is 3 km far away from beach and this place for water sport lovers with its breeze. Calis beautiful point for surfing enthusiasts. There are a lot of restaurants and cafes throughout of Calis. You can try the different tastes in these places.
This place stayed in life until old times and like a ghost city. Hisaronu 3 km far away from Kayakoy and most active center of old place. St. Nicholas lived in this village who is important person for Christians. There are ships and St. Nicolas island in Kayakoy. It will be interesting visit Af Castle over the Ships Way.
For legend that one shepherd found this place and it has 18 km long and frozen source water. You can feel a cold although in august month in Saklikent. You can try taste of pancakes and touts in Saklikent.
It is found 40 km far away from Fethiye under Kaleaser and Tlos villages. Tlos acropolis affects the visitors that found in entrance of city. Walls of Acropolis that come from mythological period, present the culture of Likya. Before Saklikent you can visit this place.
There are the most famous coasts and islands with its yachts and boats in Gocek. The tourism lives around of marina in Gocek where yachting more developed. Gocek is fast developing place and the most popular place of Villa tourism.