Alanya is a sprawling resort 72 mi/115 km east of Antalya and popular with German tourists. It's worth a visit to see the magnificent fortress set atop a rock overlooking the harbor. There's not a lot to see inside the sturdy walls, but the walk back down offers magnificent views of the Mediterranean as well as plentiful tea gardens where you can take a break.
Back in town, take a look at the Seljuk-era Kizikule (Red Tower)—and perhaps the humid Damlatas Cave, which is said to ease asthma—bef... Subscribe to travel42 to read the full Destination Guide. travel42 offers professionally written guides on more than 5,700 travel destinations and ports-of-call worldwide. Go to travel-42.com to learn more, or call 1.866.566.8136 to subscribe. Copyright (c) 2016 Northstar Travel Media, LLC. travel42.