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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 04:51 PM (Saturday). 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: 12°C / 53 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Night Temperature 9°C / 49 °F
Chance of rainfall 41%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 958.4 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain
Heavy intensity rain

Sunday, November 29th 2015

Light rain Day: 13°C (55 °F)
Night: 6°C (43 °F)
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.

Monday, November 30th 2015

Light rain Day: 11°C (52 °F)
Night: 2°C (36 °F)
Light rain, calm, clear sky.

Tuesday, December 1st 2015

Sky is clear Day: 9°C (49 °F)
Night: 1°C (34 °F)
Sky is clear, 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


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


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: Muğla Province homepage

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: Catalcam Sok No. 50 Azmak Nehri Yani, 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...

Rosy Apart Hotel***

Rosy Apart Hotel

Very close

< 22 mi.
Middle Class Hotel
Address: Kemeralti mah.111 Sokak No. 3, 48700 Marmaris

Our entire team would like to warmly welcome you to the Rosy Apart Hotel. Hotel guests can take advantage of our convenient car parking space. Please request when making a booking. During your...

Kervansaray Marmaris Hotel & Aparts****

Kervansaray Marmaris Hotel & Aparts

Very close

< 23 mi.
Upper Class Hotel
Address: Merkez Mah. 19. Sokak No. 55 Armutalan, 48700 Marmaris

In the name of our entire crew, we welcome you enthusiastically to the Kervansaray Marmaris Hotel & Aparts. You can hire a car directly from the hotel and are entitled to use hotel parking during...

Kalemci Hotel***

Kalemci Hotel

< 23 mi.
Middle Class Hotel
Address: Kemal Seyfettin Elgin Blv. No. 73 Siteler, 48700 Marmaris

Our entire staff would like to gladly welcome you to the Kalemci Hotel. Our hotel has ample parking spots available. Free for you Free parking is available at the hotel. Late check-out is available...

Anemon Marmaris Hotel****

Anemon Marmaris Hotel

< 23 mi.
Upper Class Hotel
Address: Kemal Engin Bulvari No. 63, 48700 Marmaris

We would like to cheerfully welcome you to the Anemon Marmaris Hotel. Our hotel has plenty of parking spots available. If you are arriving by car, we have free parking directly at the hotel. Make...

Malibu Beach Hotel***

Malibu Beach Hotel

< 23 mi.
Middle Class Hotel
Address: Uzunyayli Mevkii 238 No 9, 48700 Marmaris

Totally refurbished to a very high standard for 2012 the Malibu Beach Hotel is located directly in the heart of Marmaris only 1 metre from the beach sunbeds and parasols free for our guests with...

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Videos from the area

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10 Kasım Atatürk'ü Anma Etkinlikleri

published: November 13, 2012 length: 50:04 min
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author: Mugla Büyükşehir Belediyesi

Muğla Belediyesi 10 Kasım Etkinlikleri

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

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