Marmaris – A Heaven for Water Sports Lovers

Marmaris Water SportsThe ardent town of Marmaris on the ‘Turquoise Coast’ of Turkey is one of the most popular resorts among tourists of every kind, whether it’s sun worshippers or party-lovers or history buffs. However, one of the most prominent attractions of Marmaris is its water sports. Here’s how you can enjoy playing in water the most at Marmaris.

Marmaris Water Sports

Marmaris has a lovely coastline which is perfect for enjoying a range of water sports. Two main beaches ideal for Marmaris water sports are Marmaris Urban Beach and Marmaris Long Beach. Also the main beach of Icmeler is ideal for water sports and all these beaches offer parasailing, pedalos, scuba diving, jet skiing and more.


Find Yellow Points

You can easily spot water sports centers on the Marmaris and its surrounding beaches because of the yellow points in yellow tents. They also offer tons of yachting facilities and boat trips for amateur as well as professional sailors.

water surfing

A Range of Options

If you are wondering what to choose among water sports in Marmaris, you can enjoy fishing tours, diving tours, water parks, dolphin parks and rafting tours. Also, you can try scuba diving. There are qualified and trained instructors available on the beach and you can build diving skills at a depth of 5 meters along the ocean bed.

jet skiing


If you want to enjoy waters in a more sedate way, take one of the many cruises available at the Marmaris Marina. They offer relaxing trips along the coast and take you to the picturesque coves and tiny islets, taking a halt at the lovely Paradise Island.


A Great Hub of Water Sports

Marmaris is a great hub of water sports and you can get plenty of opportunities here to play in water including swimming, windsurfing and snorkeling. Wherever you go, right from central Marmaris to Icmeler region, you can enjoy some or the other water sport including, sea cycling, canoeing, paragliding, parachute skiing, banana rides, water jet skiing and more. Even if you go outside of Marmaris, you can get water sports there.

banana boat

Other Sports

Marmaris is a leading center for other sports too. Especially in the summer, along with other seasons, it becomes a hub of sports tourism and offers indoor sports facilities and semi-Olympic swimming pool. Majority of clubs for football, basketball, volleyball and swimming choose Marmaris for camping. So also, Marmaris holds a number of competitions as well as international tournaments such as wrestling, sailing, chess, triathlon and karate.

All in all, if you are a sports enthusiast, Marmaris is a heaven for you. Come along, Marmaris is calling you to stretch and strengthen your muscles!

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