Car Hire Marmaris
Address & Contact DetailsTown Office/sirinyer Mah., 109. Sokak No:1 D:1 Armutalan, Marmaris Mugla, 48706. Tel: 90 252 417 81 11
Find your perfect hire car at MarmarisMarmaris is a popular port town in Turkey. It’s the perfect destination for those seeking a fun beach escape with a Mediterranean vibe. Its gorgeous harbour, cluttered with glittering yachts, is set within a mountainous bay nestled below a castle.
Pick up your Avis hire car at Marmaris and start your road trip through this fascinating region.
Plan your journey from MarmarisCollect your Avis hire car from Marmaris town centre and you’re perfectly positioned to start exploring its attractions. Surrounded by turquoise Turkish waters and stunning peninsulas, it’s no wonder Marmaris is a hit with travellers.
A first-time visitor should start at the town’s beach, backed by a pretty promenade lined with palm trees and cafes, as well as restaurants and bars. Sun loungers are readily available here, as are fantastic water sports facilities. The adjacent Long Beach, stretching for 10km and adjoining Icmeler Beach, is also worth a visit. It’s one of the most popular spots in the area. Surrounded by pine forest and mountains, it’s not a bad way to spend the day.
Marmaris’ marina is as picturesque as its beaches, with an old town and castle to discover. Visiting a traditional Turkish bath (or a “hamam”) is a must and a typical session includes steam therapy, a relaxing bath and a massage. Süleymaniye Hamam is the oldest Turkish bath in town, dating back to the 16th century. Afterwards, spend time in the Grand Bazaar and purchase souvenirs for friends and family.
A holiday in Marmaris is all about pure relaxation. With your Avis rental car, you’re free to tour the city at your own pace.
Beyond MarmarisThe region surrounding Marmaris is full of laid-back towns, cultural attractions and ancient ruins.
Muğla is just under an hour’s drive from Marmaris, via the D400 and D550. The Old Town is an ideal place to begin your tour of the town. Visit Atatürk’s statue in Cumhuriyet Meydani (the main square) before heading to the lead-covered mosque. There’s also a nice bazaar in Muğla, marked by the central clock tower, surrounded by narrow streets filled with shops and restaurants. Spend time at the Muğla Museum, exhibiting an impressive collection of Greek, Roman and Ottoman artefacts.
Drive for around 30 minutes up the D400 from Marmaris and you’ll reach Akyaka. This coastal town is popular with food enthusiasts, thanks to its flavoursome blend of international and local cuisine. Here you’ll find a quaint harbour and beach area, while the protected forests surrounding the town are blessed with natural beauty. Outdoor sports enthusiasts will be spoilt with the choice of activities here, including windsurfing, kite-boarding and kayaking.
Dalyan can be reached by taking the D400 from Marmaris for around an hour and a half. This is a very laid-back town, brimming with restaurants, cafes and bars. The idyllic İztuzu Beach is a popular swimming and sunbathing spot, as well as a turtle nesting ground. The town’s most impressive features are the tombs of ancient Kaunos kings. These date back to 400 BC and are carved into the side of cliffs.
To explore all southwest Turkey has to offer, collect your Avis car rental in Marmaris and start driving.