There are 2 different Duden waterfalls in Antalya and this can sometimes cause confusion. The waterfall in Antalya Lara is the Lower Duden waterfall and the one in Kepez is the Upper Duden waterfall. These waterfalls are fed by the same waters.
2 Different Duden Waterfalls in Antalya
Lower Duden waterfall: It is close to Lara beach. The waterfall is also known as the Duden park waterfall. The waterfall near the sea is one of the most visited places in Antalya. You can see this waterfall on many posters promoting Antalya. Especially when you want to take pictures, the place you should go is the Duden waterfall in Lara. It is about 10 km away from the center of Antalya.
You can see the view of the waterfall and the Mediterranean from the viewing terraces around the Lower Duden Waterfall. There are resting, picnic and walking areas around the waterfall. There are also tea gardens, cafes and restaurants. Boat tours are organized from the Antalya marina and the waterfall is one of the places where the boats stop.
Upper Duden Waterfall: Located in Antalya’s Kepez district, the upper Duden Waterfall is visited by millions of tourists every year. It is approximately 9 km from the center of Antalya.
The waterfall is one of the places where you can have a pleasant time, especially in the summer months. Many people who are overwhelmed by the heat in the city center visit the Duden waterfall to cool off. The waterfall pouring from a height of about 20 meters is the scene of a visual feast. There is a cave where the waterfall is located. Especially if you like to take pictures, the view of the waterfall from inside the cave is very beautiful. There are seating areas, picnic areas, cafes and restaurants around the waterfall.