Ovacik - A Scenic Resort in Turkey's Karabuk Province
Holidays in Ovacik are perfect for families, couples and older travellers looking to spend their time exploring one of the most beautiful regions in Turkey. Although it is a small village there are plenty of things to see and do in Ovacik and a fantastic long summer season that ensures that people flock to the resort throughout the year. The village itself is situated in the hillside surroundings of the Babadag Mountains close to the bustling town of Fethiya and the popular tourist resort of Hisaronu. Ovacik holidays are perfect for those hoping to relax and unwind with plenty of idyllic beaches and leisure facilities to enjoy during your stay. The beaches are famed for being some of the most stunning golden stretches on the Turkish Riviera with white sand and glistening, turquoise water. Ovacik hotels range from cheap and cheerful B&B’s to luxury 5* resorts that cater for all tastes, there are plenty of self-catered apartments around the region along with a wide range of Ovacik villas.
Families will appreciate the wide range of child friendly activities on offer including an array of exciting water sports and plenty excursions to well known historical sites. Whatever you are looking for from a holiday you are guaranteed to find everything you need in this scenic resort. With great Ovacik holiday deals available at the moment, why not take a chance on this fantastic Turkey holiday resort.
Head for the Best Beaches on the Turkish Riviera During Your Ovacik Holidays
You do not just have to laze around on the beach on your holidays in Ovacik. You can brave the waves by hiring a jet ski or a pedalo or perhaps even a ride on a banana boat; there are plenty ways to get out on the water. Canoeing and kayaking are also favourites of holiday makers who come out to Ovacik.
If the water sports and activities are not your cup of tea, there are other ways that you can still have a fun time! Experience the thrilling scenery and take a hike through mountains or if you are feeling really adventurous hang gliding is a very popular pastime for holiday makers in Ovacik!
If you just want to sit back and relax after a long day during your holiday in Ovacik, then try some of the amazing spa treatments. A Holiday in Turkey demands a visit to the popular mud baths at Dalyan.
The area is stepped in history and there are plenty of excursions to see the local sites. If you go down to Fethiye harbour you can take a boat trip on a Turkish Gulet and explore the outlying beaches and islands, many of these can only be reached by boat.
Getting Around and Evening Entertainment in Ovacik
A holiday in Ovacik is a great way to explore the surrounding area. The Turkish Riviera is one of the best holiday destinations in Turkey. If you are operating to a budget then the local Dolmus is cheap, quick reliable and a great way to get around. Alternatively you could hire a car or a scooter, but beware the drivers in Turkey have a unique view on road safety. That is to beep their horns as a loud as possible!
If all else fails and you want to get somewhere quickly, you can flag down a brightly coloured taxi. They usually are very reputable and can get you quickly from one town to another at an affordable rate. Just agree the rate first!
If you are looking for something more lively during your holidays in Ovacik, then head for Fethiye or Hisaronu during the evening. There are plenty of clubs and bars to dance the night away. If your preference is for the quieter life then head for one of the small local restaurants and navigate your way through a traditional Turkish menu. The food is excellent.
Many of the hotels will put on evening entertainment, so you do not have to travel far to have a great night out that all the family can enjoy.
What to Expect from the Weather in Ovacik
Pick the time of your holiday to Ovacik carefully, the summer months can be very hot with temperatures as high as 35C. Like many resort destinations, Ovacik is known for its climate. On average, there are over 320 days of sunshine a year. Outside of the summer months it can be warm but comfortable and this is probably the best time to go sightseeing. The winter temperature drops to 15 degrees Celsius. Water temperature stays warm enough all year long to support a quick dip.