5 Best Things To Do in Side, Turkey

Although indistinct than other Turkey gateways, Side is a beautiful resort town located in Antalya. Whether you are a party lover or a history buff, Side is a good mix of historic site and holiday destination. Side offers a quiet atmosphere with beaches on either side, from witnessing shallow, calm water and resorts on the west beach to experiencing the ruins on east beach. To keep you busy in the evenings, there are plenty of things to do in Side. Enjoy at clubs, bars, karaoke or delight your taste buds at restaurants lining the west-facing harbour. Side is a perfect holiday destination for your next trip. Head on and explore what all Side attractions you can visit and have fun.


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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Side

Check out the list of top tourist attractions in Side! These are some inspiring things to do in Side to create a wish list of your dream destinations.

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    Greek Amphitheatre

    Tags: Outdoors, Theatre

    Address: Sumbul Sok., Side, Manavgat, Turkey

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is an ancient amphitheatre that hosted the performances and entertaining events with a seating capacity of 15,000-20,000. Recognised as one of the largest theatre Ancient Pamphylia Region, it has...Read more

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    Side Museum

    Tags: View Point, Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    Address: Selimiyeköyü, Side, Turkey

    Timings: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    This is a petite but informative museum about the historical significance of Side in ancient civilizations. Located on the ancient roman bath complex, the museum exhibits artefacts with a detailed des...Read more

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    Temple Of Apollo

    Tags: Temple, Outdoors, Ancient Ruin, Architecture

    Address: Side, Manavgat, Turkey

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Magnificent ruins of the structure which was once known as the temple of Apollo, be here at the Sunset and admire its beauty. The architectural decorations suggest the temple’s origin way back t...Read more

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    Aspendos Bridge

    Tags: Outdoors, Landmark, View Point, Bridge

    Address: Side, Manavgat, Turkey

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    An old bridge that serves as a perfect setting for a romantic photograph, Aspendos Bridge is also a landmark of Side. The bridge that stands today is the Turkish reconstruction on the original Romaan ...Read more

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    Lighthouse Side

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Cafe, Club, Restaurant

    Address: Liman Cad. No: 1, 07330, Side, Manavgat 07330, Turkey

    Timings: 06:00 pm - 11:59 pm Details

    Named after the lighthouse located just next to it, this is a dazzling nightclub in Side with interesting decor and foot tapping music. Drop in for a great nightlife experience in Side!

Activities And Tours

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