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Akkaya in Muğla (region) is a city located in Turkey - about 310 mi (or 499 km) South-West of Ankara, the country's capital town.

Current time in Akkaya is now 01:23 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Istanbul" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your budget, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Kos, Heraklion, Yumakli, Yenikoy, Yenikoy or Bursa. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Yesilyurt, Yeresik, Yenice, Pissi, Mugla and Akkaya. There are 4 airports near Akkaya. The nearest airport we have records of is Dalaman International Airport (IATA: DLM) with a distance of 41 mi (or 65.9 km) South-East of the city centre of Akkaya.

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Location insights

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 34°C / 93 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Evening Temperature 33°C / 92 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 67 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 30%
Air Pressure 949.5 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Clear sky
Clear sky

Friday, July 29th 2016

Clear sky Day: 34°C (93 °F)
Night: 19°C (66 °F)
Clear sky, calm.

Saturday, July 30th 2016

Light rain Day: 33°C (92 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, calm, clear sky.

Sunday, July 31st 2016

Light rain Day: 34°C (94 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, calm, clear sky.

Map of local sightseeing hints

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Bayır, Muğla

Located at 37.18, 28.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Bayır is a town in Muğla Province, Turkey

This attraction is classified as:

  • Mediterranean Region, Turkey
  • Muğla Central District
  • Populated places in Muğla Province
  • Towns in Turkey

Gökova

Located at 37.18, 28.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Gökova is a municipality (belde) in the district of Ula in Muğla Province, Turkey. It lies at the head of the Gulf of Gökova in a plain also known as Gökova. The ancient Carian city of Idyma, with its acropolis and necropolis, is located above Kozlukuyu Mahallesi (Kozlukuyu Neighbourhood) at the northern end of Gökova town, not at nearby Akyaka as often incorrectly stated.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Geography of Turkey
  • Populated places in Muğla Province

Bozarmut

Located at 37.18, 28.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Bozarmut is a town in Yatağan district of Muğla Province, Turkey. It is situated on the Turkish state highwat D.550 which connects Muğla to north Anatolia at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:37|19|N|28|10|E||| | |name= }}. The distance to Yatağan is 6 kilometres and to Muğla is 22 kilometres . The population of the town is 2,168 as of 2011. Bozarmut was one of the six towns of Stratonicea during the ancient age. (The capital of Stratonicea was Eskihisar, a village about 10 kilometres west of Bozarmut) In 1998 Bozarmut was declared a seat of township.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Aegean Region
  • Populated places in Muğla Province
  • Towns in Turkey
  • Yatağan District

Sedir Island

Located at 37.18, 28.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Sedir Island, also known as Cleopatra Island, is a small island in the Gulf of Gökova of southwestern Aegean Sea off the coast of Ula, part of Muğla Province of Turkey. It has one of the most special beaches in the world which is famous for its beach made from seashells. It is said that this organic sand was brought by ships from the Red Sea especially for Cleopatra. Each grain of sand is a perfect sphere very perfect, for this reason the beach is heavily protected by the government to prevent any sand being removed from the beach. According to the legend, Cleopatra and Antonius swimmed here and the sands have been brought by the ships from North Africa. It's been said that this type of the sand can only be seen in Egypt.[3 3

This attraction is classified as:

  • Geography of Muğla Province
  • Islands of Turkey
  • Muğla

Muğla Province

Located at 37.18, 28.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Muğla Province is a province of Turkey, at the country's south-western corner, on the Aegean Sea. Its seat is Muğla, about 20 km inland, while some of Turkey's largest holiday resorts, such as Bodrum, Ölüdeniz, Marmaris and Fethiye, are on the coast in Muğla.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Muğla Province

Gulf of Gökova

Located at 37.18, 28.33 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
More reading: Wikipedia Article

Gulf of Gökova or Gulf of Kerme, is a long (100 km), narrow gulf of the Aegean Sea between Bodrum Peninsula and Datça Peninsula in south-west Turkey. Administratively, Gulf of Gökova coastline includes portions of the districts of, clockwise, Bodrum, Milas, Muğla, Ula, Marmaris and Datça. The Greek island of Kos lies along the entry into the Gulf. Bodrum, located in its northwest reaches, is the only large city on the gulf today. In ancient times, alongside Halicarnassus (modern-day Bodrum), the city of Ceramus, located midway along the gulf's northern shore and after which the gulf was named, was also an important urban center. Across Ceramus (Gereme) (in the modern township of Ören, at a short distance from the gulf's southern shore and not far from its outlying waters, was another historical site of note, called Cedrae in ancient times. Cedrae was located in Sedir Island, which was prized by visitors for its beach and of which some remains still exist.

This attraction is classified as:

  • Bays of Turkey
  • Geography of Muğla Province
  • Gulfs of Turkey
  • Gulfs of the Mediterranean
  • Turkish Riviera

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Hotels & Hostels: Places to stay

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Kerme Ottoman Konak*****

Kerme Ottoman Konak

Top Class

< 8 mi.
High Class Hotel
Address: Catal Cam sok. No :50 Akyaka(mugla), 48650 Akyaka

We would like to warmly welcome you to the Kerme Ottoman Konak. If you need a car, you can rent one directly from the hotel reception and use hotel parking during your stay. Located at our hotel...

Gökova Hotel**

Gökova Hotel

Very close

< 8 mi.
Standard Hotel
Address: Eski iskele mahallesi Gökova merkez Akyaka, 48650 Akyaka

In the name of our whole crew, we welcome you enthusiastically to the Gökova Hotel. You can hire a car directly from our hotel and are entitled to use hotel parking during your stay. Secure ...

Grand Faros****

Grand Faros

Very close

< 22 mi.
Upper Class Hotel
Address: Camii Avlu Mevkii, 48700 Marmaris

We would like to cheerfully welcome you to the Faros Hotel Marmaris. If you need a car, you can rent one directly from the hotel reception and use hotel parking during your stay. A secure area...

Cosmopolitan Resort Hotel****

Cosmopolitan Resort Hotel

< 22 mi.
Upper Class Hotel
Address: Armutalan Mevkii, 48700 Marmaris

The high standard of the first-class hotel is apparent in each of the 145 comfortably furnished rooms. The 145 well-appointed air conditioned rooms are always at the right temperature for you....

Julian Club Hotel****

Julian Club Hotel

< 23 mi.
Upper Class Hotel
Address: M. Fevzi Çakmak Cad. no 8, 48706 Marmaris

In the name of our whole crew, we welcome you enthusiastically to the Julian Club Hotel . Make yourself at home You will not have to worry about your jewellery, money or important documents ...

Marsoleil Apartments**

Marsoleil Apartments

< 23 mi.
Standard Hotel
Address: Cildir Mahallesi 146 Sokak No. 10, 48700 Marmaris

Our entire team would like to warmly welcome you to the Marsoleil Apartments. Apartment Hotels are plentiful, but this one is a prime example of its type. It has all of the advantages you would...

Hotel information is provided by hotel.de

Videos from the area

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Emil Bulls-quiet night(Album Version)

published: February 19, 2009 length: 31:45 min
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author: Bassix

This is absolutely not suitable for children!! Well this is the Album Version... the better one I think, but see for youselves. Leave good or bad comment... I'm not the fascist type ;)

SAILING TO BODRUM (ALIKARNASOS) Video Greekcypriot's photos around Bodrum Peninsula Turkey

published: December 01, 2010 length: 32:19 min
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author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

Preview of Greekcypriot's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/greekcypriot/3//tpod.html This blog preview was made by TravelPod

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