Marmaris attractions

Historic Site in Marmaris

Old Town

The hilly streets around Marmaris Castle, atmospheric lanes that feel far removed from the yacht-filled marina, contain the city's last remaining traditional buildings.
Castle in Marmaris

Marmaris Castle & Museum

Marmaris' hilltop castle (1522) was Süleyman the Magnificent's rallying point for 200,000 troops, used to recapture Rhodes from the Knights Hospitaller. The castle hosts small Marmaris Museum, which exhibits amphora…
Market in Marmaris


The mostly covered bazaar sells everything from haircuts to hats for concealing them.
Gardens in Marmaris

Jinan Garden

This Zen-style garden, complete with a pagoda and soothing water, commemorates Marmaris' Chinese twin city, Jinan in Shandong province. There's also a restaurant here.
Mosque in Marmaris

Eski İbrahim Ağa Cami

This mosque (1789) with an unusual dome is in the heart of the Old Town.
Statue in Marmaris

Atatürk Statue

Focal point at the southern end of the main drag, Ulusal Egemenlik Bulvarı.
Square in Marmaris

19 Mayıs Gençlik Meydanı

Marmaris' main square.