Alanya has been a domestic stronghold for the Ptolemaic, Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman Empires and others because of its natural strategic position.
The historic heritage, its nature and Mediterranean climate makes Alanya a popular tourist resort and the tourism has become the main industry in the city. Many sporting events and cultural festivals take place annually there.
Alanya hotels have more than 150000 hotel beds. Thousands of tourists mainly Germans, Scandinavians, English, Russians, Bulgarians spend their family holidays in Alanya because of the first-class hotels, fine cuisine, sandy beaches, nice weather, historic sites, bars, night clubs, gifty shops and the outdoor activities.
All these features, its proximity to the resorts of Belek, Kemer, Antalya and Side and its central location on the Turkish Riviera region make Alanya a top tourist destination.
The hotels there are one of the best in the world and in our opinion very cheap by comparison with other hotels of the same class in Asia and Europe. They offer a lot of facilities and services : windsurfing, beach vollleyball, scuba diving, tennis, go-kart, banana boating, parasailing, swimming-pools, amusing programs for the kids, horse riding, golf and the biggest waterpark in Europe.
It is a good idea to try to find promotional travel packages for 7, 14 or even more days for your holiday in Alanya Turkey as early as possible because it will cost you less to stay in first-class hotels in Alanya.