Akbuk in Turkey

With the sea to one side and forests of Olive and Pine surrounding the town, Akbuk is a scenic paradise.

Akbuk is situated at the foot of a long bay in the centre of Turkey's favourite coastline between the resorts of Bodrum and Kusadasi. The lively resort of Altinkum is just 20 minutes away by bus.

Akbuk enjoys an average of 300 sunny days a year and a high oxygen rich atmosphere An ideal holiday location for relaxation and family entertainment.

Akbuk's beautiful scenery of calm blue sea, luscious green mountains and spectacular sunsets will have you returning year after year.


There are around 20 very reasonably priced restaurants in Akbuk you will have plenty of choice. Mouth-watering Turkish cuisine, fresh seafood and Italian specialities are amongst the range of international dishes on offer, not forgetting steak & chips and mixed grills for the hungry traditional eaters. Caution: Dining in Akbuk restaurants can seriously effect your waistline.

The Marina

A number of boats offer pleasure cruises and fishing trips. If you are a keen angler why not try your luck for Sea Bass, Bream and Tuna etc. Water sports are available from nearby locations.


You will easily find a good variety of shops and supermarkets selling just about everything for your daily needs, hairdressers, barbers, household, electrical, hardware, clothes, Internet cafe's, dentist, chemists, gift shops etc. In addition the Friday market is a great place to buy many items such as cheap fruit & vegetables, meat, chicken and fish etc. Barter for leather goods, clothes, household items, rugs, flying carpets and much more.

Historical Sites

Akbuk is close to many historical Greek and Roman sites such as Ephesus and The House of the Virgin Mary, The Temple of Apollo at Didyma, The Theatre of Miletus and the ancient City of Priene with The Temple of Athena. If you enjoy historical sites there is much to see.

Getting Here

Akbuk is serviced by two airports Bodrum (Milas) and Izmir (Adnan Menderes).

Approximate transfer times from Bodrum airport is 1 hour and from Izmir airport to Akbuk 1hr 45mins. We can advise on airport transfers or arrange them for you.

Sapliada Aegean Sunset in Akbuk