Lara region, which is among the best holiday destinations in Antalya, attracts the attention of both domestic and foreign tourists with its beaches and entertainment venues. The word Lara means Sand in the Hittite language and the name Lara comes from here. Lara beach, which is among the popular beaches in Turkey, is one of the most beautiful beaches in Antalya with its sandy structure. There are hotels, entertainment venues and many options for a pleasant holiday around Lara beach.
Although it is a region that is developing more and more in terms of tourism, it still maintains its calmness as it has not been discovered much yet. Therefore, if you like calmness and do not like crowds, it is one of the points you can choose.
There is a forest area behind the beach. Camping and picnicking are done in this area. Antalya municipality has put ready barbecue fireplaces in the forest area. If you wish, you can cook kebab here or take your food and drinks with you and have a picnic. There are tables and seating areas in the forest area.
Lara beach is one of the ideal places for camping and swimming. Also, Düden Waterfall, which pours directly into the sea, is worth seeing. At the same time, you can take a nice walk on the beach and its surroundings, taste local delicacies in the restaurants around, and finally have a good time in entertainment venues.
Lara beach is approximately 2 km long and the width of the beach is 45 meters. You can easily find everything you need in and around the beach. Lara beach has a calm and warm sea. The sea, and especially the sand, is known to be quite clean. It has a gravel-free, stone-free and smooth sand. There are many different water activities on the beach.
How to get to Lara beach?
Located in the Lara region of Antalya, the beach is approximately 18 km from the city center. Let’s tell you the alternatives on how to go to the beach. You can reach the area by shuttle or minibus departing from Antalya Bus Station and then go to the beach by walking. Antalya Lara beach is approximately 15 km from Antalya airport.
Alternatively, you can use public transport. You can go to Lara with many buses in the city center. You can see the bus numbers going to Lara at the bus stops. Antalya is one of the best touristic cities in Turkey. That’s why everything has been considered in detail, especially for tourists. You don’t have a chance to get lost in Antalya. In addition, the number of people who speak German, Russian and English is very high.