The surrounding Adrasan Bay is known for its natural environment. Adrasan is also a common fishing spot among locals. On the other hand, daily boat trips are available during the summer months. For example, they take tourists along Antalya’s mountainous coastal region. Visibility in these waters can reach up to 25 meters on a clear day, which makes it popular for swimmers and snorkelers. The area is positioned along the Lycian Way and is less than half a day’s walk from the eternal flames at Mount Chimaera and the lighthouse at Cape Gelidonya (both part of the Olympus national park). Consequently, several hikers stop there during the summer months.
Adrasan is a great place to calm yourself and relax your soul…
Adrasan is a heavenly place located near Kumluca, about 50 km from Kemer. The 2.5 km. beautiful golden sandy beach, nature, mountains with pine forests at the background make Adrasan one of the most beautiful places in Antalya. Adrasan is located on the west of Kemer. Holidaymakers may access Adrasan village after 18 km. from Olympos-Adrasan junction. And then after 4 km. to Adrasan cove.
Adrasan coast is the quietest and peaceful one of the region. The weather in Adrasan is not that warm and boring during the hot summer season. The wind mostly blows from the sea to the coast till noon and from the coast to the sea afternoon. These winds decrease the warm effect of the hot summers.
Things to Do and See in Adrasan
Adrasan coast and beach are very beautiful and ideal for swimming and sunbathing. The 2.5 km. long and blue flagged Adrasan beach offers all kind of water sports and beach activities for visitors in Adrasan.
Daily Boat Trips in Adrasan
Adrasan coast is a naturally protected area. Holidaymakers may see lots of boats and yachts moored at the cove. There are also a variety of boat trips from Adrasan as well. Daily boat trips from Adrasan mostly start at 10 am. and end between 4.00-5.00 pm. It visits the beautiful coves of Suluada, Sazak and Ceneviz, situated about an hour distance.
Adrasan Gelidonia Lighthouse
If you follow Adrasan coast, you may also see a variety of beautiful places. Furthermore, if you follow the coast to the right, you may reach the Adrasan Gelidonia Lighthouse within a 45 minutes walking distance. Very ideal for hiking lovers.
Scuba Diving in Adrasan
Adrasan is also very ideal for scuba diving and deep-sea fishing lovers. The crystal clear waters and underwater environment make Adrasan one of the best diving locations in Antalya. There is a 3500 years old Phoenician wreck located at the Gelidonya Cape, at the entrance of Adrasan Cove. Scuba diving is not allowed in the Adrasan region, so scuba diving lovers mostly go to the Three Islands in Antalya (Uc Adalar) region via boats.
In addition; the famous ancient city of Olympos (26 km.), the beautiful beach town of Cirali (27 km.) and Yanartas (Chimaera) (29 km.), known as the place of flames, a fascinating natural rock formation located along Cirali village are the must-see places to visit and see around Camyuva.
Shopping in Adrasan – What to Buy in Adrasan?
Holidaymakers may find their needs in Adrasan at several markets and shops. You may also visit the Adrasan village located about 4 km. from Adrasan coast. There you may shop fresh fruits and vegetables from the village’s market. There is also a post office at the Adrasan village.
Accommodation in Adrasan – Where to Stay in Adrasan?
As for accommodation in Adrasan, there are a variety of nice hotels, pensions, apartments and bungalows in Adrasan to choose from. Adrasan also offers caravan camping and camping areas.
1- Arikanda River Garden Hotel: The hotel is just 3 minutes walking distance away from the beach and it is being operated by a family. With only 10 rooms, it is a perfect and calm boutique hotel which is waiting for its guests.
Address: Adrasan Mahallesi, Sarı Kavak Mevkii No:241, 07350 Sokak/Kumluca
Phone: +90 541 885 46 20
2- Ceneviz Hotel: The hotel is also very close to the beach and is a family hotel. Moreover, they organize boat tours during the season. You will have breakfast and dinner options, too.
Address: Deniz Cd. Adrasan Sahil, Kumluca, 07350 Kumluca/Antalya
Phone: +90 242 883 10 30
3- Ada Adrasan Hotel: Ada Adrasan Hotel, which is only 2 km away from the sea by walk, serve with modern-furniture bungalows. The hotel is waiting to welcome you with its 8 rooms.
Address: Sahil Cd. No:38, 07350 Kumluca/Antalya
Phone: +90 532 315 72 10
In addition to hotels and bungalows, camping is another option of which so many young people prefer.
How to Get to Adrasan?
As for getting to Adrasan, you need to arrive in Antalya. From Antalya, you need to reach Kemer to the west, and then to Olympos road. Secondly, you may access Adrasan village after 18 km. from Olympos-Adrasan junction. And then after 4 km. to Adrasan cove. There is public transportation from Antalya Bus Station to Adrasan during the summer season.
Plus: Kekova Boat Tour
Kekova is a small rocky island in the Antalya’s shore. The name of Kekova defines the geography which consists of Kaleköy, Üçağız and Kekova islands. The most significant feature of the island which makes it so precious is archaeological ruins. So, ruins remain under the water because of rising sea levels. What’s more, the sea level has been rising since the Ancient Age.
Finally, with daily boat trips, you can explore the Kekova island, too. You will most certainly amaze with the ruins.