Water Sports & Water Activities in Marmaris (Best Activities, Water Sports Centres)

If you love water sports, the two main beaches of Marmaris; Marmaris Urban Beach and Marmaris Long Beach, plus the Icmeler beach offer every conceivable water sports activities. If you were born with fins for feet, then your holidays in Marmaris will give you exactly what you’ve been searching for with plenty of opportunities for swimming, parasailing, jet skiing, pedalos, scuba diving and windsurfing.


Water Sports Centres

From the central Marmaris till Icmeler region, there are a lot of facilities offering water sports. Windsurfing, canoe, sea cycling, water jet skiing, paragliding, banana and parachute skiing are some of the activities.

Holidaymakers may find the water sports centres on the Marmaris and surrounding beaches via the yellow points in yellow tents. There are also plenty of boat trips and yachting facilities for amateur to professional sailors.

You can also find water sports facilities at the nearby towns from Marmaris. Hisaronu is the best centre for windsurfing in Marmaris, Akcapinar beach in Gulf of Gokova is the best centre for kiteboarding and kitesurfing in Marmaris and one of the best in the world.

Water sports centres are available at the beaches in Marmaris centre and Icmeler beach as well as other beaches around Marmaris that include Turunc, Kumlubuk, Ciftlik, Bozburun, Orhaniye, Hisaronu and Selimiye.


Scuba Diving

For those of you who prefer to be beneath the waves, why not try scuba diving in Marmaris?. There are lessons available from qualified instructors on the beach at Marmaris, and you can spend a day building up to moving along the ocean bed at a depth of 5 meters. Continue reading…

Water Parks

Marmaris water parks is one the best things to do in Marmaris where both adults and kids can enjoy a fantastic and joyful day out in Marmaris. Holidaymakers may find and enjoy variety of great shows and pretty cool rides at the Marmaris water parks. Continue reading…

Daily Boat Trips

Participating to daily boat trips in Marmaris is a great lazy day out and boating activity in party style made on boats through the beautiful waters and coves of Marmaris. Continue reading…

Marmaris Dolphin Park


Marmaris Dolphin Park, also known as Marmaris Dolphinarium is a lovely dolphin therapy and activity centre in Marmaris that is situated on the seafront of the Grand Mares Resort and Grand Yazici Club Turban, by Icmeler (3 km from Icmeler, 5 km from Marmaris Centre). Marmaris Dolphing Park operates for disabled children and also It is the first open water Dolphinarium in Europe. Continue reading…

Fishing Trips

Fishing trips is a fun day out and water sports activity for sea lovers. If you want to do something different at the sea in your Marmaris holidays, than taking a fishing trip along the open seas is a must especially for couples and families. Continue reading…

Rafting on Dalaman River

Marmaris Rafting Tour from Marmaris is a great excursion and attraction in Marmaris for the nature and adventure lovers. The white water rafting is available for 4 to 6 groups of holidaymakers with experienced and professional guides along the waters of 3-4 grade on the Dalaman River. Continue reading…

Blue Cruising

Or if you prefer a more sedate way to enjoy the water, why not take one of the many cruises out of Marmaris. The Marmaris marina is packed with yachts offering relaxing trips along the coast to visit the spectacular coves and little islands, stopping on the way back on Paradise Island.

Blue Voyage is a type of tourism and holiday particular to Turkey made by the traditional Gulets (Schooners) unique to Turkey’s Mediterranean and Aegean turquoise coasts. The very long coastline is a surprise of nature in the company of isolated bays, wonderful beaches, historic scenes and wonders of nature. We highly recommend you to attend to blue cruising in Marmaris. You are able to find quality Yacht charters in Marmaris, Gulet charters in Marmaris or Cabin charters in Marmaris. Continue reading…

Sports Facilities

Marmaris, especially after the summer times and during the whole seasons, is a unique town and has big demand in sports tourism with its indoor sports facilities and semi-Olympic swimming pool. Most clubs of football, volleyball, basketball and swim prefer Marmaris for camping. Besides, Marmaris also hosts many competitions and international tournaments such as; sailing, cycling, wrestling, karate, triathlon and chess.

Semi-Olympic Indoor Swimming Pool

The semi-Olympic swimming pool hosts lots of national and international competitions and water polo championships. With the capacity of 450 people and its accommodation opportunity also lets the facility to host activities such as; cocktails, exhibitions and meetings