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Where to Go in Bodrum

Where to Go in Bodrum

Renting a car is the best way to see this city and its surroundings without having to spend hours waiting on dolmus. This way, you can take in everything the city and its environs have to offer without feeling confined by public transport.

Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology

If you’re interested in discovering Bodrum’s underwater archaeology, visit this outstanding museum. It boasts an incredible collection of items, such as reconstructed shipwrecks from antiquity.

Bitez Beach

Just minutes from Downtown Bodrum, this stunning beach is the ideal spot for some relaxation and sunbathing. The sand here is soft and clear, the water crystal clear, plus there are plenty of restaurants and cafes around for food or drinks.

Hamam and Turkish Baths

After a day spent discovering Bodrum’s sights, you can relax in one of the local hamam or Turkish baths to unwind and rejuvenate. It’s also an ideal location to get a massage or try out Turkish beauty treatments.

Castle of St Peter

Bodrum’s most prominent landmark, 15th-century Castle of St Peter is a must-visit. This historic building boasts an impressive medieval tower and is one of the city’s top attractions.

Bardakci Cove

Secluded on the shore with lush olive and citrus groves, Bardakci Cove offers an idyllic atmosphere to unwind in the afternoon. Here, you can rent loungers for a reasonable price and take in the stunning view.