Antalya is the perfect mix of warm sun, beautiful beaches, breathtaking mountain views, and captivating ancient history. Antalya (ancient cities of Pamphylia and Lycia) sits on the Mediterranean Sea on the southwest coast of Turkey. The city was founded in 150 BC by the king of Pergamon. As recorded in the book of Acts, Paul of Tarsus visited this city! Antalya has seen the rise and fall of many civilizations such as the Romans, Byzantines, Seljuks, and Ottomans.
Famous Local Sites: Termessos Ruins, Aspendos Theater, Duden Falls, Kursunlu Falls, Ancient City of Perge, Kaleici, Konyaalti Beach
Must Try Local Eats: Artichoke Kebab, Pumpkin Dessert