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Kusadasi – one of Turkey’s beach resort town and a major cruise ship destination on the western Aegean coast - 90km south of Izmir - offers an excellent environment for an unforgettable holiday. Kusadasi is reputed for being one of the most attractive cities of the Aegean and it is a jumping-off point as it is close to the important historical sites including Ephesus, Temple of Artemis, Goddess Artemis, House of Virgin Mary, Seven Sleepers, Didyma, Priene, Miletos. Kusadasi has a typical Mediterranean climate with hot summers and mild winters, providing a long tourism season. The city is bathed in sunshine for 300 days of the year.

Enjoy Kusadasi

You can find a beach for swimming even in the city center. While there is a beach right in the middle of Kusadasi the town’s most famous swimming spot is Ladies Beach. You can get there in minutes by taking a dolmus from the times when men and women did not bathe in the sea together. However, nowadays that is most certainly not the case. The long open beach, lined with palm trees, has numerous outlets providing food, drink and deserves its popularity.

Excursions such as Boat trips, Aqua parks, jeep safari, scuba diving and horse safari’s ensure a fun action packed family holiday. Those preferring a more laid back experience can relax on one of the numerous sandy beaches Kusadasi has to offer, which are host to sun-beds, umbrellas and different water-sports.

Kusadasi is a shopper’s paradise with an endless range of shops and bazaars offering excellent value in genuine fake designer goods, carpets, leather, jewelery, souvenir’s, silks and clothes. The Grand Bazaar in Kusadasi is one of Turkey’s largest shopping treasure troves and a pleasure to explore.

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A major cruise ship destination on the western Aegean coast - 18km from ancient city Ephesus.


The early settlements in Kusadasi is by the Lelegians and Carians who moved from the central Anatolia.

Why Kusadasi?

Kusadasi is an ideal holiday destination for singles, couples, families, or retirees, offering something for everyone.


There are numerous beaches in Kusadasi, All with one thing in common crystal clear waters and picture perfect weather.

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National Park

Dilek Peninsula National Park, known locally as Milli Park, is located Located 23km south of Kusadasi.


There are boundless choices where nightlife in Kusadasi is concerned. The Nightlife in Kusadasi is one of the best in Turkey.

Photos from 1965

Nostalgic photos from 1965 shows Kusadasi as so amazingly different than today.

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