Bodrum District in Turkey
Date : 05.07.2019 16:23:01
There are many destinations to visit and explore in Bodrum. Bodrum has very nice castles ancient cities, museums, national parks and seaside beaches.
Bodrum is one of Turkey's well-known tourist centres and is especially popular during the summer.
Bodrum is a district and a port city in Mugla City, in the southwestern Aegean Region of Turkey. It is located on the southern coast of Bodrum Peninsula, at a point that checks the entry into the Gulf of Gökova, and is also the center of the eponymous district. The city was called Halicarnassus of Caria in ancient times and was famous for housing the Mausoleum of Mausolus, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Built by the Knights Hospitaller in the 15th century, Bodrum Castle overlooks the harbour and the marina. The castle includes a museum of underwater archaeology and hosts several cultural festivals throughout the year. The city had a population of 36,317 in 2012. It takes 50 minutes via boat to reach Kos from Bodrum, with services running multiple times a day by at least three operators.
Bodrum Castle, Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology, Bodrum Ancient City, Amos Ancient City and Usuluk Bay Nature Park are very beautiful destinations in Mugla.
Bodrum Tour Guide
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