Continent
Europe
Country
Turkey
Next Big City
Izmir
Next Town
Bodrum, Ortakent
 
Type:
Ocean
Rider Ability:
Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Rooms, Toilet, Food, Parking

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Chop, Small wave
Hazards:
Swimmers
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Flat to choppy water. Shallow access. With South winds fine waves.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Small
Hazards:
No information
Beach Users:
June, July, August

Small sandy beach, not much space. Too packed during summer.

Weather

Spring:
Shorts
Summer:
Shorts
Fall:
Shorts
Winter:
Normal

Surfable all year. Spring to fall no wetsuit needed but during winter.

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, March, November, December
Wind Type:
No information
Best Direction:
S
Main Direction:
NW

The main NW wind during summer is offshore and gusty. Further out the winds gets better. During winter a nice South wind can blow.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
Short walk

Close to Bodrum. Drive east to Ortakent, then to Turgutreis. Here follow signs further south to Akyarlar.

Extra information

Rules
Time

This beach should be avoided during summer, specially for kitesurfers. Only good during south winds, mainly during winter.

Nightlife

Good nightlife in Bodrum.