Kalkan not only has its own beach but is located close to two of the most spectacular beaches in Turkey, Kaputas beach and Patara beach.
Kaputas beach is an internationally famous sandy swimming cove located at the foot of a dramatic gorge. Located only ten minutes drive from Kalkan, Kaputas Beach features the clearest of turquoise waters and despite is size never gets over crowded.
Whilst Kaputas Beach does not have any facilities you will often find enterprising locals selling refreshments, snacks and sun umbrellas. Please note there are a number of steep steps down to the beach.
Kalkan town has its own blue flag pebble beach with clear waters close to the harbour front, with gently shelving water suitable for all ages.
Kalkan beach has a number of cafes and facilities nearby including the hire of sun loungers.
Kalkan Beach Clubs
Kalkan has a number of beach clubs that offer direct sea access, refreshments and a number of additional facilities including watersports.
WebLink: Palm Beach Club Kalkan
WebLink: Kalamar Beach Club
Patara is one of Turkeys longest sandy beaches stretching 12 kilometers. Featuring a small cafe that also hires sunbeds and umbrellas Patara beach is the perfect day out for all ages.
Patara also has a number of ruins and sites of historical importance, for further information see the article on ancient lycia.
WebLink: 3D Tour of Patara Beach