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“Best of the region”
Review of Yumurtalik Beach

Yumurtalik Beach
Ranked #9 of 55 things to do in Adana
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Adana, Turkey
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Best of the region”
Reviewed March 14, 2013

The best beach of the region. If you look for a different places. Here is the number one of Cukurova region.

Visited August 2012
4 Thank erhan-iscan
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Adana, Turkey
Level 6 Contributor
240 reviews
147 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 224 helpful votes
“Yumurtalik beach”
Reviewed January 11, 2013

Interesting place where the main attraction is Ayas Castle ruins on its beach which the locals practically built their boat marina into. There is also a small castle on an island approx. 1500ft from the beach. I hear you can get a local to boat you out to it for a small fee, but with the language barrier we did not try. Some people can swim the distance but several people have died both here and at Karatas due to strong undertows. There are Caravanserai ruins located in the center of the city and two watch towers located on the beaches out west of the city. While here we were able to find parking next to the Mosque which you can see has been converted from part of the original castle that was here. An attendant promptly put a parking ticket on our car, but this is just to track your visit to charge you a small parking fee when you leave. We paid 2TL for about 1.30hrs. Yurmatalik is a summer destination for locals. In the fall and winter months the population is low, but it triples in the summer months! To find the city can be a bit difficult if your just using road signs and not GPS, because a small village located more inland goes by the same name, and their roads do not connect.

Visited October 2012
5 Thank Corrine R
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