The Aegean Coast presents a lively and characterful Turkish location with its bustling resorts set against a dramatic backdrop. The region is steeped in history but many families will wish to stray no further than the glorious beaches.
For those who wish to explore the historical sites, the Mausoleum of Halicarnassus, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, is one of the most famous of the these alongside the 4,000-year-old Archaeological Site of Troy.
Bodrum offers clear waters, good shopping, lively nightlife and a colourful bazaar. Transfer time is around one hour from Bodrum airport.
The shallow waters of the gently shelving beaches make Gumbet perfect for children. This is a lively resort that is very popular with British holidaymakers and offers endless eating and drinking establishments.