During the summer months, visitors of Turkey can definitely enjoy in Fethiye district. This beautiful city is the centre of the entire area, and there are few who know the old town of Fethiye is called Paspatur. Once you come to Fethiye, you will be charmed by its beauty. Walkthrough the streets and enjoy all that the city has to offer. However, you will hardly be able to find Paspatur if you don’t ask someone from the local population or friends who have already been here. There are no clear markings that you have stepped on a landmark that at some point is actually the cross between the new and the old town.
Paspatur is an area of town that represents perhaps the most beautiful part of it. There is a saying among the Turkish people who say “Paspatur is so attractive for visitors and those who once try the water in this place will always want to return.” This statement is a metaphorical expression and emphasizes the feeling during the time you walk through the colourful streets here. There are many small shops and stores with the most diverse selection of Turkish traditional souvenirs, various handicrafts such as colourful carpets, Turkish delights, as well as many other modern things or valuable items such as high-quality Turkish gold. This so-called Bazaar or Paspatur’s market is in the Fethiye harbour. People who walk around here can enjoy watching the sea all the time. There is also a fish market nearby, where many restaurants offer fresh seafood.
Another interesting tourist destination in this area is a beautiful Calis Beach. Visiting Twelve Islands can also be a big hit for those who love adventure. Lycian Rock Tombs are good to visit, as these tombs are a special tourist attraction.