Kusadasi Overview

Kuşadası is one of the important tourism centres of Turkey. The local population of Kuşadası, which is approximately 106 thousand, is approaching 2 million with the increase in the number of local and foreign tourists in the summer months.

Kuşadası is also famous for its blue flag beaches and underwater richness. In addition, Dilek Peninsula National Park, located within the borders of Kuşadası, is one of the important tourism areas of the region. Kusadasi allows you to customise your tourist trip plans. For example, for a cruise departing from Kusadasi, you can join popular tourist sightseeing plans such as Pamukkale tour or Ephesus tour. These tourist sightseeing plans are designed to help you explore Turkey’s historical and cultural heritage.


What to buy as a gift or souvenir


Turkey’s incredible world of souvenirs will drive you crazy. Turkey is the country where there is something for everyone. You will be amazed at the variety and prices to suit every pocket.


Turkey has a history of ceramics that stretches back thousands of years, from the primitive sculpture of prehistoric Anatolia to the ornaments and tableware of the Hitites and the intricate hand-painted tiles of the Izniks. From scalloped plates to ashtrays, wall clocks to giant urns, the stunning indigo and coral patterns of Iznik are sure to catch your eye.

Turkish Rugs and Carpets

Turkey has a long and rich history of carpet making and is home to some of the most beautiful hand-knotted and hand-woven carpets in the world. Turkish carpets range from simple, bold and colourful nomadic Anatolian kilims to the more faded Usak and high-end Ottoman court silk hereke carpets. The Turkish (symmetrical) knot, also known as the Ghiordes knot, was developed here in Turkey.

Leather Goods

Turkey is one of the largest producers of quality leather products in the world. It is best known for its sheep and goat leather. You will be amazed by unusual designs that you may not see in other places.

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Destination details

  • Language Turkish
  • Currency Turkish Lira, Euro, Dollar
  • Time Zone UTC+03:00
  • Drives on the Right
  • Calling code +90
  • Emergency Number 112
  • Activities Culture, History, Beach, Landscape, Nature