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belek is a city in Mediterranean Turkey.
A truly paradise for tourists on the shore of the Mediterranean in the midst of its own pine forests. Belek's natural beauty was discovered in 1984 and the region was proclaimed the "Belek Tourism Center". In later years, Belek became what it is today, a paradise on earth, thanks to cooperation between the Belek Tourism Investors Association and the Tourism Ministry.
The Belek region on the Mediterranean coast is located 30 kilometers on the east side of Antalya province. Recently it was chosen by the Tourism Ministry to be a tourism model not just for today's tourist, but also for the tourist of the next thousand years. Belek!... What a tourism paradise!.
The region has 47 four or five-stars hotels and first-class holiday villages and five golf courses. All of the facilities that have been designated first-class provide an ideal atmosphere for families and meticulously offer many opportunities and services aimed at pleasing their guests. All the facilities offer floodlit tennis courts, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, completely equipped health and fitness centers, play areas and many more possibilities. Belek hoteliers are proud that Belek is the new face of Turkish tourism.
Twenty-nine of the 574 different plants in the region are endemic and only live in this unequalled atmosphere. Belek is also a bird paradise as well where the camouflaged owl can be tracked 12 months of the year and is the symbol of the Belek region and where 109 different bird species including the Tyto Alba live. Endemic Plant Birts of Belek
This city was built 18km east of Antalya between the Düden and Aksu streams. Is reached along the Antalya-Alanya highway, turning north at Aksu. As it was not on the coast, it was not subjected to raids by pirates and therefore continued its progress without interruption. It was settled in 1200 B.C. In 332 B.C. Perge, like Side, reached an agreement with Alexander and thus did not go to war or suffer the usul ravages. It lived through the Hellenistic, Roman and Byzantine epochs. Its 15,000 spectator theatre was built in the 2nd century A.D. and the nearby stadium could hold 12000. With the exception of the Aphrodisias stadium, it is the best preserved in Anatolia. There are 30 rooms, believed to have been used as shops, underneath the stadium seats. A great many statues and other valuable items have been unearthed in recent digs, of which many are in the Antalya Museum. Some of the things worth seeing in Perge are the gates, agora, nymphaeum, the pillared streets, sarcophagi, basilica and acropolis.
After passing Serik on the Antalya-Alanya highway, you turn north and continue for 4 km. Aspendos dates back to the 5th century B.C. The theatre, which was built in the 2nd century A.D., was periodically repaired by the Seljuks who used it as a caravanserai. It is one of the best preserved theatres to be found today. Allowing 0.50 m per seat, the theatre holds 17000 spectators, with an additional for 500 in the orchestra. Today it is used for concerts, festivals and grease wrestling events. In addition to the theatre the agora, basilica, nymphaeum and 15 km of aqueducts are to be seen. The pressured aqueduct system is a feat of engineering from the Roman period.
Golf courses; In planing the course, the architecs took into special account the wishes and expectations of Europen golfers. The perfect sight of the golf courses present the wonderful panorama and landscape of the neighborhood while providing the golf players with terrifie golf pleasure and struggle.Some annex fields are being planned for the development of the golf facilities. There are daily, even hourly tours from all resorts and holiday villages at the neighborhood to the golf field and bookings are available via these tours and clubs.
GOLF COURSES 1- ANTALYA GOLF 18+18 hole 2 course ÜÇKUM TEPESİ LOCATION 2-NATIONAL 27 hole 1,5 course ÜÇKUM TEPESİ LOCATION 3-KAYA 18 hole 1 course ÜÇKUM TEPESİ LOCATION 4-TAT GOLF 27 hole 1,5 course ÜÇKUM TEPESİ LOCATION 5-CARYA 18 hole 1 course TAŞLIBURUN LOCATION 6-SUENO 18+18 hole 2 course TAŞLIBURUN LOCATION 7- CORNELİA 27 hole 1,5 course İSKELE LOCATION 8-PAPİLLON 18 hole 1 course İSKELE LOCATION 9-GLORİA 18+18+9 hole 2,5 course ACISU LOCATION 10-NOBİLİS 18 hole 1 course ACISU LOCATION
14 COURSES 10 GOLF CLUB
FOOTBALL IN BELEK First class international football teams from Europe have stayed in Belek and exercised on its football fields. Football teams from Germany, Belgium, Rusia, Hungary, Romania and of course Turkey habe been in Belek.
The reason why the teams prefer Belek is the climatic conditions that suit their purposes and the quality of the service at the facilities there.
The food prepared by top hotel chefs who have been educated at the international level is the reason why the teams prefer region. Galatasaray, Fenerbahce, FC Brugge, Spartak Moscow, Stuttgart and many famous football teams have become a part of Belek. There are professional football fields at the facilities for football addicts. Some of the teams that have chosen Bele for their training camp because of the abundance of hotels in the region and the possibilities offered are the following : Galatasaray, Fenerbahce, Besiktas, Trabzonspor, Kartalspor, FC Brugge, Spartak Moscow, Stuttgart, Kickers, Rizespor, Adanaspor, R+W sport, Bursaspor, FICOFI-KW Mechelen, FC Shalke OU, SC Borunussia-Fukda, J+L Frohnlach, TSV Lechhausen, TSC Thanhausen, TSV Bodingen Haming, Skc Karadeniz, FC Emmersacker, Fussen Turk, SV Ettenkofen, TSV Zusmarhausen, DJK Letzau, Pamukkale - Anadolu, SC Halding, SVC Jenbach, SV Wildsteig, TSV Moosach, TSC Traunwalchen, SV Bischofsmains and Annabichler, Werder Bremen, N.A.C., Congo Milli Takımı, Ofu Beograd, Cska Sofia, Lasu Linz, Saturne, 1860 München, FC Den Bosch, ADO Den Hag, Fortuna Köln, U.S.
CALISTA LUXURY RESORT Address : Taslıburun Mevkii Belek / Antalya / TÜRKİYE Tel : +09 242 710 01 01 Fax : +09 242 710 01 10 Web : www.calista.com.tr
Hotel Description: The Calista Luxury Resort is a retreat that is truly unique both in Turkey and the whole world. This luxurious complex impresses with its unusual architecture and excellent service. The five-star hotel nestles idyllically amidst a pine forest.
Recently built, the establishment stands out with its tasteful interiors. Several 4-storey buildings with a total of 600 rooms are reachable by means of panorama lifts. The standard amenities include air condition, mini bar, safe, LCD TV, internet access, telephone, shower, bathtub, toilet, hair dryer and make-up mirror.
Savour culinary diversity under the Mediterranean sun. Our gastronomic offers enable you to discover a new world every day. Dining is provided in an exclusive main restaurant with non-smoking area, several à la carte restaurants and in the Café Wien.
This superb complex is located right on the beach. The dynamic Bebek is only 4 km away and the Antalya airport is reachable in 20 minutes. The beautiful subtropical garden features several pools, a sun terrace and a pool / snack bar.
Accommodation : ROOMS:All of the 612 rooms, where guests are accomodated with capacity of 1220 beds, feature LCD 32' satellite TV, direct access, telephone, music broadcast from TV, safe deposit box, cable and wireless internet connection, shower cabin and bath tub, hair dryer, central air-conditioner, and mini bar. Food & Beverage: Guests are entertained through the main restaurant, 5 A2la carte restaurants, 1 VİP restaurant, 2 snack restaurants, 1 Cafe Wien, and 6 bars. Activities : İndoor and outdoor swimming pools, children's pool, aquapark, semi-olympic pool, Turkish bath, sauna, massage, jacuzzi, SPA center, water gymnastics, aerobics, stretching, table tennis, billiards, mini football, disco, night animation, 7 Tennis courts, (lighting, tennis racket and ball), beach volleyball, basketball, boccia, diving school, parasailing, water slide, banana, ringo, jet ski, canoe, surfing course, wind surf, dart, shooting, water polo, amphitheater, mini club(for ages 4-14),children's game, ground are among the alternatives offered by the facilities. Services : The facilities include a market, phot studio, round-the-clock nurse service-doctor's examination at certain times, movie theater, bowling, token computer games, play station, İnternet cafe, hairdresser, the services of rent a car, laundry and indoor car park offered.