is a modern resort situated on Turkey's Mediterranean coast about
one and a half hour from the Antalya Int. Airport. It is set between
two wonderful beaches and against the spectacular backdrop of the
Alanya played an important role during the 11th and 12th C as a primary
port and naval base of the Seljuk Turks. Several well preserved and
fascinating buildings remain.
The Red Tower, Fortress and the medieval
shipyards are well worth a visit.
Today, Alanya has a great deal to offer any visitor, beaches and water
sports, history and culture, restaurants, bars and shopping.