easyjet start flying from London Gatwick to Dalaman in Turkey from the 31st march 2008
Flying time is approximately 4 hours
From Dalaman airport you are able to transfer to the following popular resorts. Distances approx;
Dalyan 45 km
Olü Deniz 93km
Patara 145 km
If you have not pre booked your transfers then you will find taxis in front of the terminal 24hours.
Havaş Ground Services offer bus services to Marmaris and Fethiye. You can check the fare and bus times below
Dalaman airport has 9 different outlets offering food and drinks, duty free outlets and great shopping opportunities
Departing from Dalaman airport then you can upgrade and make use of their CIP Premium Lounge”
Let’s have a quick look at 2 of the most popular resorts and what they have to offer
The UK with sunshine.
British pubs, shops displaying their merchandise in British pounds and Sunday roast dinners. If you want to experience some Turkish culture then this really isn’t the place for you. However if you want fun in the sun then look no further than Marmaris because it will not fail to disappoint.
Days in Marmaris can be spent on the long but narrow sandy beach or you can take a boat or dolmuş to Içmeler which has an attractive sandy beach and small coves that you can explore.
Daily boat trips are very popular and these trips that makes a few stops along the coast and include lunch. The marina in Marmaris offers a huge choice of boat and diving trips.
Nights really come alive in both bar street and the promenade along the sea front. From karaoke to country and western, House to pop, it’s all here. Most clubs don’t get started till midnight
Ölo Deniz lagoon is probably has the most photographed beach in Turkey. It’s a beautiful and still relatively undeveloped resort. Days can be spent on the beach, a boat trip or excursion to Dalyan, the mud baths and Turtle beach. From Ölu Deniz you can also take a dolmuş to Fethiye which is a pretty town at the foot of Mount Mendos.
There are a number of bars and bars in Ölu Deniz or you can take a dolmuş or taxi up the hill to the next resort of Hisaronu where you will find a large choice of restaurants, bars and clubs.
If staying in Ölu Deniz you will need to buy some mosquito repellent as they love to start biting after the sun sets!