Top 5 Things to Do in Marmaris, Turkey that You Should Not Miss!

Marmaris offers a lot for holidayers. Here is our pick of the top seven activities that you must definitely enjoy for a fulfilling holiday in Marmaris.

Top Marmaris Attractions and Discount Tickets

1. Cleopatra Island Boat Trip from Marmaris and Icmeler

cleopatra Island

This one activity can easily be the highlight of your stay in Marmaris. A full-day excursion to Cleopatra Island, also known as Sedir Island. Departures and drop-offs are arranged from and to your hotel in Marmaris and Icmeler. Swim in the crystal clear waters of Incekum Bay and also close to Fenerli Island.

Work up an appetite to enjoy a sumptuous barbecue meal on boat. It includes chicken, meat balls, seasonal fruit, salad, and drinks – alcoholic and non-alcoholic.

You have three hours to swim and explore the beach at Cleopatra Island. The Roman amphitheater and olive groves deserve checking out. Great opportunities for photographs here.

2. Full Day Diving in Marmaris – Lunch Included

It’s a FULL DAY diving excursion for beginners and experts. The sparkling waters of the Aegean have rich marine life and for many, this is a rare opportunity  to dive at Kadirga Cove and Baca Cave. Swim, snorkel, and eat. It’s only $11.77.

👉 Yes, you read that right! An unforgettable day of activities and adventure for less than $12.

Dive up to 50 meters. Bragging rights with friends are free.

There’s a sunken ship that you can check out. If you’ve ever wondered what an underwater cave looks like, this is your best chance to find out under the guidance of experts in the crystal clear waters of the Aegean Sea.

3. Five Days on Rhodes Island

elafos hotel

A 5-day holiday to the magical island of Rhodes in Greece is perfect tonic for body and mind. Check into the beautiful Elafos Hotel, which is on a 170-acre property, and boasts Italian architecture and rich history. All the creature comforts, attentive attendants, and great surroundings offering exercise and recreation are a heady mix in one of the most fabled placed on Earth.

Horse riding, biking, rock climbing, swimming, rock climbing, visiting the markets, checking out the gyros, making friends, souvenirs, diving…there’s a lot to do here on this beautiful island.

4. Guided Village Tour from Marmaris

village tour

Step away from the resort and the real Marmaris opens itself up to you. You need someone who knows the area to show you around. A guided village tour of Marmaris will open up your senses to the beauty of Turkish culture and traditions.

Where else can you hope to get pine honey and learn the ancient secrets of beekeepers in the area?

Visit Kizkumu and Orhaniye, and finally Bayir. Green countryside, carpet-weaving out of tree bark, the wishing tree of Turgut…you will love the clean air, the sparkling sea (never far off), and feel the positive vibes.

Words cannot do justice to the experience. You have to live it. Are you ready?

5. Full-Day on a Glass-Bottomed Semi Submarine


Experience the clear waters of Marmaris Bay share their wonders uninhibitedly. Watch the beautiful, colorful fishes and other marine life glide in the waters from the base of this glass-bottomed boat.

Caves and underwater canyons open up. Your chance to enjoy sights you can only see on National Geographic. And, it’s only $14.12. 

There are marine wonders below and exquisite sunshine and scenery to be experienced from the upper deck. Stop by for a refreshing swim.

An air-conditioned fast-food stall, fun books for kids, a sumptuous lunch…it’s not just satisfying, it’s soul satisfying!

Hotel pickup from Icmeler, Marmaris, and Armutalan.

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