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A town of district Marmaris in province Mugla, a heaven’s corner with its holiday destinations, Selimiye is one of the places that is able to preserve its beauties despite the many popular holiday spots around. Among the places that will meet the expectations of the ones who want to rest their head and body, Selimiye offers a true peace with its natural beauty covered by green and business giving importance to tranquility. If you choose to come to Selimiye by land, you need to head towards Datca road from Marmaris and follow Selimiye and Bozburun signs. If you want to arrive by air, you should go to Dalaman Airport. It’s possible to arrive at Marmaris via buse sor by renting a car from the airport thats is about 130 km away.
The pine and olive trees you will see on the road to Selimiye can give you some clue about the natural beauties of Selimiye even before you arrive. Offering plenty of oxygen, Selimiye has a quite calm sea. Bay serves as a natural harbour for the boats thanks to its sheltering structure. Always having a clear sea, Selimiye’s best spot to swim is Sig Liman for sure. Located 2 km to the centre, Sig Liman is ideal for swimming with its calm sea but it you want other alternatives, you can attend boat tours and explore the pristine and unique bays around. With its turqoise and volcanic labyrinths, Dislice; featuring a historical monastery, Kamelya Island and bringing green and blue together, Bencik Bay are worth to see.
Even it’s remembered with its natural beauties, actually Selimiye has a deep-rooted history dating back to ancient times. It’s possible to see many remains thought to be from Hellenistic period in Asarkale, the highest hill in the village and in another hill, Sakarya. The observatory terrace and lighthouse that shows the path to the boats in Selimiye, one of the points for the boats to stop by throughout the history, are other historical structures worth to see in Selimiye. The village is quite rich in terms of underwater sunken rocks. As a result of the works, underwater remains are today displayed in Bodrum Underwater and Archaeology Museum.
In the course of time, Selimiye has started to become popular and one of the frequent destinations for tourists. And this resulted in more hotels and restaurants in the town. Although it’s a little bit crowded in summer, Selimiye is still a fishing village. Therefore, you should try fresh fish and sea products in one of the restaurants along the coastline. Of course, don’t forget Aegean appetizers… If you are looking for an entertaining way to explore the places near Selimiye, you can attend jeep safari tours. We recommend you get ready for water fights at this tour full of fun.
There are many villages, waterfalls and bays worth to see in the surrounding of Selimiye. You should stop by village Turgut that has become famous for carpet business and see the waterfalls, castle and the beach. Mesmerizing the nature lovers with its waterfalls cover by forests as well as its gorgeous sea, Turgut is also famous for its restaurants where you can eat fresh fish. Located 2.5 km to Village Turgut and famous for its legend, Kiz Kumu is one of the interesting places where you can walk through the line to opposite shore in the middle of the sea. If you continue your holiday after Selimiye, don’t forget there are many places to explore in Marmaris that offers unique beauties. Preferred by the surfers with its wind, Hisaronu, one of the most popular bays, Turunc and featuring many hotels due to being in proximity with Marmaris, Icmeler are just a few among those…
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