Tamamı Akdeniz Bölgesi’nin batısında yer alır ve Antalya Körfezi’yle Batı Torosların arasında kurulmuştur. Yüz ölçümü bakımından Türkiye’nin beşinci büyük ilidir. Güneyinde Akdeniz, batısında Muğla, kuzeyinde Burdur ve Isparta, kuzeydoğusunda Konya, doğusunda ise Karaman ve Mersin illeri vardır.
Where is Antalya Province located?
Antalya Province (Turkish: Antalya ili) is located on the Mediterranean coast of south-west Turkey, between the Taurus Mountains and the Mediterranean sea.
What to do in Antalya Turkey?
Antalya, Turkey. Antalya is the fastest-growing city in Turkey, and tourists from around the world are discovering its fabulous mix of great beaches and traditional Turkish culture. Kids will love the Beach Park, which features Aqua Land (a waterslide-fanatic’s dream) and Dolphin Land (home to dolphins, sea lions and white whales).
What are some interesting facts about Antalya?
Roman rule saw Antalya thrive, including the construction of several new monuments, such as Hadrian’s Gate, and the proliferation of neighboring cities. The city has changed hands several times, including to the Seljuk Sultanate in 1207 and an expanding Ottoman Empire in 1391.
What is the origin of the Greek word for Antalya?
This name, still in use in Greek, was later evolved in Turkish as Adalia and then Antalya. Attaleia was also the name of a festival at Delphi and Attalis (Greek: Ἀτταλίς) was the name of an old Greek tribe at Athens.