Fethiye is situated at the junction of the Aegean and Mediterranean seas and it is protected from winds by being surrounded with mountains.
Fethiye is a young resort city in Turkey, which is situated at the foot of the mountain, topped with chivalric fortress ruins. It is situated in a picturesque bay on the west of Aegean coast of Turkey. Fethiye is one of the most picturesque resorts in Turkey and still keeps its national charm and modern infrastructure which attracts tourists.
Local nature amazing and beautiful pine forests of spruce forests , grow plants such as laurel, myrtle, acacia. Therefore, among all the resorts in Turkey, Fethiye is the most suitable for those travelers who like to walk, enjoying the beauty of landscape. The main attraction of the city – still remaining from the IV century Lycian tombs and the most famous tomb – Amintos. Nearby is an old mosque which was built in 1791. History lovers can visit the museum , located in the city center , where the works of art belonging to the era of early Lycians , as well as the Romans, Greeks , Byzantines and Ottomans.
It’s incredible beauty and splendor of vegetation attracts butterflies with a quiet valley of protected areas, which is home to almost all kinds of butterflies.
Picturesque Lycian mountains, covering the resort from the rear, do not interfere with transport links . To Fethiye can be reached by bus from Antalya (about 300 km), which come in season every hour on the road and stay in Kalkan, Kas and Olympos. Accordingly, these buses go back with the same regularity as that of Fethiye is easily accessible and to Kalkan (80 km), and to Kas (110 km), and to Olympos (220 km). This is the most scenic way to Antalya as the bus goes along the coast.