SPORTS IN ALANYA

Alanya holds a significant advantage in terms of sports facilities in the region. Alanya offers wide range of sport facilities, which can be found only in big towns.  Sport facilities include tennis courts, soccer fields, beach volley courts, indoor multi purpouse sports hall, indoor olympic swimming pool, skate park, ATV roads. 

There are annual international tournaments of triathlon, beach volley, beach soccer as well as bicyle races. It is possible to do paragliding, sup, horse riding, snorkling, scuba diving, carting, ancient cities’ trekking, rafting, fishing, hunting in Alanya. All far East fighting arts are presented in Alanya.  Moreover local soccer team is represented in the Turkish Super League.

MOUNTAIN TOURISM

During the heat of the summer, many people take a visit to the mountains, where the air is cooler, and a more traditional village way of life can be found. Showing the natural beauty of the area and is attracting attention and visitors from many countries. Many travel agencies now organize specialized tours into the mountains, where you can learn about the more traditional Turkish lifestyle.

In recent times, an increase  in mountain tourism, trekking and amateur mountain climbing including Akdag (2451 m.) and Cebeli Reis mountain (1649 m.)  For these reasons, Akdag, by the Ministry of Tourism has been declared a winter sports tourism center.

CAMPING AREAS IN ALANYA

The popular camping area is to the east of Alanya and is within the boundaries of Kargicak. The sea is close to the tents and caravans along with parking and toilet facilities. Located to the west of Alanya is Incekum Forest Camp, which has restaurant, beach, sports facilities, laundry and drying facilities, toilets, showers, hot water and drinking water.