About Antalya

Let's have a look around into background of Antalya

County: Independent City
State: Antalya
Country: Turkey
Latitude:  36.9125
Longitude: 30.6897222
Time zone: Further-eastern European Time
Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT +3 hours

Weather in Antalya

Climate:  Hot-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Best Time to Visit: Between April and December


 It is the fifth most populous city in Turkey, with a population of about 2,222,562 (2014 Census).

Distance from Antalya center to Airport

 The closest major airport to Antalya is Antalya Airport (AYT / LTAI).  It is the third busiest airport in Turkey and the thirtieth busiest in Europe. 
Driving Distance: 10 miles / 16 km
Driving Time: 22 Minutes
Languages: Turkish followed by English.

Modes of transport

Airport: Antalya Airport
Rail: Turkish State Railways.
Road: Bus: Antalya City Buses, Trams – Museum-City Center-I??klar-Zerdalilik Nostalgic Tram And Fatih-Bus Station-City Center-Meydan Modern Tram.

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars: 
Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.
For Hotels:
Room Service: TL 6
Housekeeper: TL 2 -TL 4
Concierge: Between TL 20 -TL 30
Valet Parking: 
Parking or Returning Car: TL 6

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Gazipaa,
  • Kale,
  • Ka

Emergency Contact Numbers in Antalya city

Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 110/155/112
Railroad: 444 8 233 (Turkish Railways)
Airport: (0242) 3303030 (Antalya Airport)
Hospital: +90 242 310 80 80 (Antalya Private Life Hospital)


Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival
Kemer Carnival
Aspendos Opera and Ballet Festival

Tourist Attractions

Düden Waterfalls
Hadrian's Gate
Köprülü Canyon

Theatre & Concerts

Aspendos Ruins and Theater
Fire of Anatolia
Antalya State Opera and Ballett

Visit Top Restaurants in Antalya

7 Mehmet
Seraser Fine Dining Restaurant
Lara Balik Evi

Top Shopping Centers in Antalya

Antalya Bazaar

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

Antalya Museum
Orkun Ozan Art Gallery
Karaalioglu Park

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

FilletSsteak with Gorgonzola Sauce – Seraser Fine Dining
Panna Cotta – Il Vicino Pizzeria
Succulent Braised Beef Short Ribs – Vanilla Lounge

Sports Club

Antalyaspor – Football
Kemerspor 2003 – Football
Kepez Belediyespor Kulübü– Voleyball

Shelling Out Dollars

Imported beer: TL 12.50
Taxi: TL 3.00 (base price)
3 BHK (Downtown): TL 1,232.14
Cheap meal: TL 15.00
Gasoline: TL 4.95 / litre
3 course meal: TL 60.00