As one of Turkey's most popular holiday resorts and top summer places of the vacationers, Alaçatı is a town connected to İzmir's Çeşme district.
You will have so much fun on the azure beaches of Alaçatı, a small but charming town, and have a great time walking along the cobblestone streets surrounded by bougainvilleas and geraniums.
Alaçatı Windmills, which have become a symbol of Alaçatı, are wonderful structures built in very ancient times. In addition to the windmills built in the past, there are also newly built windmills in order to benefit from wind power.
Wouldn't you like to see the windmills, one of the most important symbolic structures of Alaçatı, up close? Then add this location to the list of one of the first places to visit in Alaçatı! You wonder why?
Because some of the windmills have been restored and are now being operated as restaurants and cafes. A place where you can take photos and enjoy the perfect view.
Stone houses, another symbol of Alaçatı, are the houses built and resided by the Greeks. We can say that it is the favorite address for photography lovers, as it is one of the places that many local and foreign tourists visit wonderingly.
Alaçatı houses have a distinct historical texture, built from the unique stones of the region. There are usually gardens or courtyards at the back of the houses, and fields are located behind them. The colorful flowers in the gardens create a wonderful atmosphere when combined with these stone houses.
With the narrow streets, cobblestones and these perfect stone houses, you can be sure to add a magnificent sightseeing route to your list. In addition, since some of these stone houses are used as hotels, they can also meet your accommodation needs. Moreover, you can have a good time in the restaurants or stroll in the gift shops in the area where the stone houses are located.
One of the best places to discover Alaçatı is undoubtedly its bazaar. While wandering around here, you can both discover Alaçatı and benefit from the businesses in the bazaar.
For example, you can pamper yourself or your loved ones in the gift shops. You will even come across stalls selling handicraft products during your discovery, and you may find many things that you can't even imagine.
Of course, it's not just that! In small but cozy restaurants or cafes, you can catch a breathe for as long as you wish and taste delicious menus.
Hacı Memiş Street
One of the famous places in Alaçatı is Hacı Memiş Street. You should add this location to your enjoyable and entertaining trip, and you should definitely stop by. Compared to other places in Alaçatı, it may be more attractive to some of us as it is a little quieter, away from the noise and crowds. Especially for those who do not like crowds, it is a point which could be greatly appreciated.
You will love the restaurants and cafes with friendly and sincere employees. You can also stay in one of the boutique hotels and extend your vacation a little more. We are sure that you will admire the garment boutiques, art galleries, and the historical view of the street.
Located 10 km from Çeşme center, Altınkum Beach is among the most popular beaches. The beach, which takes its name from its golden sand, draws attention with its ice-cold waters. The kind that will be refreshing even in the warmest weather!
Due to its location, it is in the opposite direction to the wind, and thus, the sea is always as calm as a millpond. Naturally, we all want to swim in a calm sea.
Therefore, you should come to Altinkum Beach, swim in the sea and enjoy the sun! You can also spend as much time as you want in the beach clubs and cafes on the beach.
Piyade Bay Beach
Piyade Bay Beach, located right next to Çark Beach, will impress you with its many beaches and businesses. Just as it gets crowded during the day, we can guarantee that it is quite active in the evenings.
Because it contains many businesses that provide disco and restaurant services in the evenings.
Aya Yorgi Bay
Aya Yorgi Bay, one of the most famous bays of Alaçatı, is flooded by thousands of tourists every summer. A place where you can sunbathe and swim during the day and have fun with live DJ performances at night.
There are many different beaches in it and you can spend the day by choosing whichever you want.
Tanay Nature Park
Tanay Nature Park, located 9 km from Çeşme, is a great place to visit with your family or friends. Being one of the most ideal points to be alone with nature, the park also has the feature of being a first-degree natural protected area.
It contains everything you will need (food kiosks, toilets, cabins, showers, etc.). You can also use the cottages for accommodation or set up tents in the camping areas. Moreover, do not forget that you can have a nice nature walk on the trail in the camping area!