What to see and do in Bodrum, Turkey

publication date: Jun 8, 2016
author/source: Anne Coates

Here's a round-up of some of the sights (and sites) plus activities to help you make the most of a visit to Bodrum, Turkey. These are places I went to and will link to reviews as tehy are published.

Where to stay:

La Blancha Resort & Spa Turgutreis, just outside Bodrum.

Ancient sites:


Amphitheatre                                                             Stratonikeia Ancient City

Where to eat:

Mimoza Restaurant, Gümüslük

Trafo Restaurant, Bodrum

Big Chefs, Bodrum


What to see:

 Bodrum Castle        Bodrum windmill

                                                            Bodrum Castle                      Windmill 

Bodrum Maritime Museum 


boat ride Bodrum glassblowing, Bodrum

Boat Trip                                         Glass blowing workshop

Jeep Safari, Bodrum

Jeep Safari

Turkish Bath – we had a "mini' Turkish bath which included a sauna, scrub and a "bubble" wash followed by a cold rinse. Many hotels offer these as well as special hammam in the town.