Akbuk is a small town which has continued to develop due to careful planning and has got an amazing bay where you can listen to the silence and watch the sunset. Akbuk is approximately a 20 minute drive from Altinkum and offers a much quieter holiday location. The town has lots of shops, and restaurants and a beautiful harbour area. Akbuk is now more related to tourism with local fishermen using their boats for trips around Akbuk bay during the summer months. During your visit to Akbuk, the Chapel on the coast line close to the town centre is very well preserved and is open to the general public and is worth seeing.
Akbuk is also said to have the highest oxygen ratio and lowest humidity rate in Turkey. This would make Akbuk the perfect location for buying property for people suffering from health problems such as Asthma, Rheumatism & Diabetes. As the doctor’s recommend tol ive in Akbuk area. Akbuk is an up and coming resort with something to suit everyone. The sea and mountain views surrounding Akbuk are breathtaking and the sea breezes and soft sandy beaches are perfect for a hot summer’s day. Combined with the local cuisine available and the never failing hospitality from the locals, Akbuk will leave a lasting impression on those who visit.
Akbuk offers a charm and a feel of real Turkish living, a beautiful turquoise Blue Bay is fast becoming a hot spot for British buyers.
There are doctors, dentists, schools and a bus station with regular services going to all of the neighbouring towns including Altinkum, Soke, Kusadasi and Bodrum. The airport can be accessed via a beautiful scenic road winding through the mountains or if preferred via the traditional route passing lake Bafa. Both routes taking approximately 1 hour.
Akbuk is recently growing into an elite tourist resort with its holiday complexes as well as summer houses, villas, harbour, beach and hotels. Akbuk has been explored by tour operators in recent years, a little different in comparison to resorts like Altinkum, Kusadasi and Bodrum, its just a place you can enjoy the sun, away from noise and stress and basically just relax.