Alanya,formerly Alaiye is one of the most important touristic town of Turkey,situated around 138 km. east of Antalya. Alanya is having almost 400,000 population and is one of the biggest town of Turkey. The town’s history lies back 20,000 B.C and has been an important stronghold for many empires such as Ptolemaic, Byzantine, Seljuk, Memluk and Ottomans.
The town has lived its golden era at Sultan of Seljuk,Alaaddin Keykubat.At his time,the shipyard and the 33 meter high brick Red Tower have been built.The statue of Alaaddin Keykubat can be seen in the small park in Dinek which is at the west entrance of Alanya.
TOURISM: The tourism in Alanya started in 1958 and historic heritage made Alanya a popular tourism destination within a few decades. 9 % of the tourism income of Turkey comes from Alanya and 30% of foreign real estate purchases are happening in Alanya as well.
Every year the tourism of Alanya is growing rapidly with new built 5 star hotels and residences.
Alanya’s worth to see places are:Alanya Castle(Kale),
Red Tower(Kızıl Kule),Ship Yard,Harbour,Kleopatra Beach,Statue of Sultan Keykubat,Syedra Castle,Dimcay,Sapadere Kanyon,Dim Cave,Incekum Beach etc.
Alanya’s most popular hangout places are: Harbour Restaurant,Red Tower Restaurant,Lokanta Su,Bistro Floyd,Kasikara Restaurant,Barcelona Restaurant,Marina Restaurant,Kolcuoglu Restaurant.
The most popular bars and clubs of Alanya are: Summer Garden,James Dean,Club Havana,Club Hollywood,Club Istanbul,Latino Club,Bistro Bellman.Robin Hood Bar,Club Arena.
Alanya is a favourite destination for Jeep Safari,Parasailing,Paragliding,Scuba diving,Boat Tour,Beach Parties,Hunting,Fishing etc.
On the northeastern edge of Mediterranean,Alanya is a popular port for cruise lines as well,connecting Greece,Egypt,Israel,Lebanon,Syria,Cyprus and other parts of Mediterranean.
Healthcare in Alanya:
Turkey has a very professional healthcare system,there are many private hospitals providing healthcare with latest technology medical equipment.There are three main private hospitals in Alanya which cooperates with European insurance companies which are Anadolu hospital,Baskent hospital and Yasam hospital.
Alanya consists of different districts such as Avsallar,Konakli,Oba,Kestel,Mahmutlar,Kargicak and Gazipasa.All these districts are getting developed at the same time but each district is having its own construction form.For example,the buildings in Kestel and Kargicak can consist of only 5 floors while in Mahmutlar it can be 12 floors.This fact gives a unique character to the area.Apartments in Alanya are mosty located very close to the sea while villas are rather more distanced.We at Nordic Trust Homes are having all the necessary information regarding all these district and will be glad to assist you at your Viewing Trip.
Buying property in Alanya is a good and fruitful business.Prices are reasonable and most of the properties are only a few minutes walking distance to the beaches.Property in Alanya starts from 45,000 euros and they are mostly in complex with fitness,swimming pool,sauna caretaker etc.It is almost impossible to find contemporary apartments with such facilities in other parts of Turkey.There are more benefits of buying property in Alanya:You can rent out your apartment in Turkey at the times which you don’t have holiday.There is a huge demand on daily-weekly and mothly rentals during the season.
In 22 weeks period,you can make 7% of the property value annually.
Nordic Trust Homes is having this ‘’letting service’’ for a very reasonable fee.Please ask for further details.
The luxurious units are around 80,000 euros and villas are around 130,000 euros with situated in a complex with facilities and community.
Gazipasa airport which has been opened a few years ago made Alanya more popular destination.The airport provided an easy access to the town which started to value the properties up year by year.We can say that buying property in Alanya became more profitable after Gazipasa airport got opened.The airport is only 39 km away from the Centrum of Alanya and this effects the number of visitors in a positive way.
The new opening faculties at the university is increasing the popularity of Alanya too.There are many foreign students preferring to study at Akdeniz University as well as Turkish students.Every year,new faculties are being added up in Alanya.There are tourism,engineering and business administration faculties in Alanya at the moment.
Alanya is a very ideal town to live in with its crystal blue Mediterranean Sea,blue flagged beaches,modern apartments with various facilities,various outdoor facilities,lovely restaurants,famous nightlife and historical background.Due to all these facts,many europeans are deciding to buy property in Alanya every year.
As Nordic Trust Homes,we will be glad to help you choosing your dream apartment in Alanya.
In case of need,here are the contact details of the European and Russian Consulates in Turkey :
Consulate of Sweden: Address: Çankaya Mh. Cinnah Cd. No:7 Pk:06680 Çankaya/Ankara, 06680
Telephone:0090-312- 455 4100
Consulate of Norway: Address: Aziziye Mh., 06690 Ankara
Telephone:0090-312 -405 8010
Consulate of England: Address: Çankaya Mh., 06680 Ankara
Telephone:0090-312- 455 3344
Consulate of Germany: Address: Remzi Oğuz Arık Mh., Atatürk Blv. No:114, 06690 Ankara
Telephone:0090-312- 455 5100
Consulate of Russia: Address: Aziziye Mh., 06690 Ankara
Telephone:0090-312- 439 2122
Consulate of Bosnia: Adress: Turan Emeksiz Sok. Park Blokları B Blok No:3 D:9, Gaziosmanpaşa (Gop)/Ankara
Telephone:0090-312- 427 3602