The Turkish beach resort of Konakli is a nature lover’s paradise; take a hike and enjoy the striking views from the Taurus mountains or relax on the soft sand overlooking the clear Mediterranean sea. Konakli combines modern life with old school Turkish charm; the mix of inhabitants make it a fresh and unique holiday destination, where you can combine visiting the Turkish markets with dining in the trendy European restaurants beside the beachfront. Take a look at our selection of Konakli holidays to start planning your next getaway.
Temperatures are chilly in the winter and hot in the summer, when they range from the mid 20s to low 30s (°C).
3 hours 30 minutes
The closest airport to Konakli is Antalya Airport, which is 115km away.
Book a cheap holiday to Konakli with Airtours for scenic mountain top views, beachside days and buzzing local markets.
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Konakli is an exciting place to visit; if you’re a foodie you’ll be happy you picked it as the resort has a range of high quality restaurants, serving up delicious cuisine; both European and Turkish, ideal if you want a good variety of food. Konakli also has some charming bars, clubs and pubs to pick from; a few places are open aired so you can enjoy a drink in the sunshine or under the stars. Konakli combines the thrill of the beach with the lure of the mountains, which offer incredible scenic views. The beautiful Manavgat waterfalls are also only a short boat journey away and you’ll have plenty of fun filled days with its waterparks, mud baths and golf courses.
Konakli is a lively resort, bustling with restaurants, bars, clubs and pubs. Whether you’re on a romantic getaway for two and you want a candlelit meal by the beach, or you’re on a party holiday with friends, looking to dance it up in a buzzing club, Konakli is the holiday pick for you. Konakli is also known for its live music scene and many bars host talented local singers and bands, great for enjoying some authentic Turkish music.
Konakli effortlessly combines stylish restaurants, bars and clubs with the peace and beauty of nature. Konakli is nestled beneath the Taurus mountains, which provide stunning views and are great for an invigorating hike in the fresh air. Cleopatra Beach is also popular for its clear waters and golden sand; there’s plenty of space so you’ll easily be able to find a spot to set up your rented parasol and beach lounger. Lots of holiday goers also enjoy taking a boat trip to the gorgeous Manavgat waterfalls to experience its impressive natural beauty, and to snap some memorable holiday moments.
Konakli has lots of fun activities, from waterparks to golf courses. Whizz around the towering, looping slides at the water park, perfect for a fun filled family day out with the kids. If you’re looking to unwind, alone or with a partner, then you might enjoy hitting the golf course and playing some golf in the sunshine. If you enjoy treating yourself to some pampering, then we definitely recommend the local Turkish mud baths for the full, authentic Turkish spa treatment; you’ll come away relaxed and glowing.
Thrill seekers: With waterparks, mountains to scale and an exciting nightlife scene, Konakli is a great pick for those looking to have a good time.
Shopaholics: Konakli has an electric range of markets and shops, so you can shop to your heart's content.
Beach chillers: The golden sands of Cleopatra Beach are legendary in the local area.
Language: Turkish is the official language.
Currency: Turkish Lira is the main currency of the area.
Local Time: Two hours ahead of GMT/UK time.
Fly To: The closest airport to Konakli is Antalya Airport, which is 115km away.
Flight Time from the UK: Approximately 3 hours 30 minutes.
Tourist Information: All important tourist information on travelling to Konakli can be found at www.goturkey.com.
Visa and Health: Before you fly to Konakli with Airtours visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel- advice/Turkey for help and advice on visa requirements and health considerations for your holiday to Konakli.
Temperature: Konakli temperatures are hot in the summertime when they reach the low 30s (°C) and the weather is cool in the winter, autumn and spring.
Best time to visit: Go in the height of summer for lovely hot weather or visit in the milder months of spring and autumn for a more comfortable stay.
By train: There’s a little train running in the local area.
By taxi: Taxis are a cheap way to explore the resort.
By hire car: You can easily organise a hire car either before or after you fly.
By bus: Buses are cheap and run throughout the day.
Music lovers: The Aspendos International Ballet and Opera Festival is a captivating festival which takes place in September every year. Aspendos is an hour and a half away from Konakli but well worth the trip if ballet and opera are your jam.
Thespians: Dazzling dance, music and art unfolds at the Tourism and Art Festival of Alanya, held in May and June. Alanya is just 20 minutes away from the resort.
Bargain hunters: Make sure your holiday shopping spree gets kicked off in style with the Istanbul Shopping Fest. The fest takes place in June.