City break in Side. Active leisure ideas for Side - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Entrance to Side, Turkey Side is a prosperous resort that is popular among fans of various types of recreation. Various leisure activities are offered to fans of active pastime. Rafting fans should definitely visit the Alpine Rafting center. Every day, professionals are organizing a trip to the most attractive places of recreation. River rafting impresses both experienced athletes and beginners. One of the most popular activities among tourists is cycling tour around attractive natural sites.
It’s worth to start exploring city's sights visiting the Agora square. Several centuries ago, it was the busiest place in the city; there were ​​stalls and a variety of craft … Open
Antalia Bike company is engaged in their organization; you can book a tour for a few hours or arrange a trip to the beautiful suburbs that will last for a few days. A pleasant surprise is waiting for fans of diving, as in the Dolphin Dive Center a variety of diving tours are organized. Beginners will be able to study at the local school of diving, and experienced divers will be offered to make trips to the most beautiful places to dive. It is worth noting that you could rent all the necessary equipment in the Dolphin Dive Center.
Travelers can admire surroundings and appreciate the diversity of the local flora and fauna during a jeep safari organized by Jeep Safari Turkey. Exciting trip to the most beautiful natural places will give a lot of impressions to all members of the family. Fans of romantic cruises are advised to go to the embankment of Side, where one can rent a boat literally at any time of the day. Vacationers can also rent fishing equipment and book a trip to fisheries. Copyright
1. The vast majority of popular hotels are located in the central area of Side. Budget travelers should pay attention to hotels in a remote part of the city; in this case, the cost of … Open
Side is often called a happening resort, as the choice of nightlife here is just amazing. The most popular club of the city is Alya; colorful theme parties are held here several times a week. On the waterfront Apollo is the most popular and noisy disco; music here doesn’t stop until the break of dawn. Visitors can stay in the comfortable lounge or on the outdoor terrace. Apollo also has an excellent bar. The main feature of the Lighthouse club is a large outdoor area too. It will appeal to those who like to relax in the bright and busy places.
Agora ruins, Side, Turkey You definitely have to include a visit to local shops to your vacation plan; extensive shopping pavilions and colorful markets are waiting for vacationers. The Cadaro Side Jewellery store offers a wide selection of jewelry; for fashionable clothes and fur products it’s worth to go to the Hadrian Group Side mall. Those who hope to bring back from a trip some fashionable leather and fur would like the Moda Show store, as often there are exciting promotions and sales. For the oriental sweets and spices it’s worth to go to the Onen store, where visitors are greeted with a cup of tea.
Side is a city with rich history. In the past this place was a sanctuary for all sorts of criminals, misfits, pirates and runaway slaves. This is also the former largest slave market in Asia … Open
Among the other distractions of the resort town are cruises on luxury yachts. Such leisure will certainly be remembered by every traveler because the views of its magnificence will amaze even the most sophisticated tourist. Quiet and calm atmosphere, giving a sense of serenity – that is what awaits travelers. Side offers extreme sports such as jet skiing, as well as bungee jumping and hot air balloon flights (such excursions can be ordered from Seven Tours). For those who want to engage in sports in Side, you can find an excellent tennis center Side Tennis Club.
Among the bars and nightclubs that are popular in the Turkish city, it is worth highlighting the “Kiss” bar with its relaxed and soothing atmosphere, thanks to which you can spend your leisure time here surrounded by family members. For this reason, this is one of the most popular places among tourists. You can enjoy the magnificent views of the Mediterranean Sea, feel the touch of serenity. At the same time, you get to sip excellent cocktails considered the best in the city, in the beautiful bar Seaside Beach Lounge.
Side is a picturesque town with an abundance of excellent restaurants and cafes. Their menu will impress those who have long wished to try popular dishes of Turkish cuisine and enjoy unique … Open
Ecological tours are popular among tourists, which have a visit to the waterfall and river Manavgat as their ultimate goal. The waterfall is artificial as it was built when the need arose for the construction of a storage reservoir. It amazes with its size: the width of the waterfall reaches as much as 40 meters. Right on the banks of the river are situated beautiful gardens with areas for picnic, souvenir shops, and several cafes, where you can dissociate yourself from the vanity of the world and simply enjoy the views.
Also of interest is the Aktur Lunapark Manavgat amusement park, which is located on the banks of the Manavgat River where you can find amusement, including extreme entertainment, suitable for everyone. Among the spas which are the most popular in the Turkish city, primarily thanks to the excellent massage rooms, saunas, as well as rooms for relaxation and sunbathing areas, the Q Spa & Wellness complex stands out. Another great spa in Side is the Sultan Hamam center with its excellent saunas.
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Water attractions around Side
♥   Water park 'Troy Aqua Park' Belek, Antalya, 27.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo

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