“When you reach the top of the hill, you will see Bodrum. Don’t assume that you’ll leave as you came. The others before you were the same, too. As they departed, they all left their souls-behind.” Halikarnas Balıkçısı
Bodrum, historically Halicarnassus, is a famous tourist destination on Turkey’s Aegean Coast, located in the Mugla Province. It is a paradise because of its climate, sea, natural beauty, spectacular beaches, and amazing history. As well as its modern nightlife, that will have you dancing all night until the morning sunrise. Bodrum has always had a distinct form of tourism and Its popularity has gone over the world due to its white buildings, narrow streets leading down to the sea, and pits also pink Bougainvillea flowers.
Holidays in the town are filled with excitement and entertainment. The holidays in Bodrum are separated into two categories. First, the day starts with swimming in crystal-clear bays, exposing your body to the scorching sun. And then in the evening where the nightlife begins when the sun sets and the stars begin to fill the sky. On the shoreline, in outlying villages, along streets lined with white houses, and on the hills, restaurants are set up for the evening and the party starts!
Destination Weddings in Bodrum
Destination weddings have grown increasingly popular as a way to celebrate the union of two people. Bodrum has become one of the most popular destinations for those seeking a beach wedding in beautiful and exotic surroundings. With the rise in people opting to celebrate their wedding ceremonies in attractive areas, more luxury hotels and resorts in these locations are specializing in wedding events and employ full-service wedding planners. Many boutiques, five-star hotels, and spas dot the peninsula, offering top-notch services to pamper and prepare you for the big day, making it an ideal location for a destination wedding.
Easy access to the milas / bodrum International airport and is a well Known holiday area. Along with exotic and breath taking Islands to visit, with 5-star Hotels which work perfectly for luxurious weddings and Honeymoon venue. It has unlimited fun wıth amazing nightlife, and combines entertainment and delicious food that is fresh , healthy and delicious made by awarded winning chefs working in the world’s cuisine. Yacht cruises are also available for an exclusive wedding at the unexplored beautiful bays
You can reach Bodrum by only 1 stop transfer to Istanbul via Turkish Airlines Company!
Popular Holiday Destination
For years, Bodrum has been renowned as a one-of-a-kind and indispensable vacation destination for both local and international visitors. What makes Bodrum so unique and appealing is that it has untouched green nature, pristine magnificent beaches, and islands, along with white painted houses with its distinctive architecture & pink Bougainvillea flowers visible throughout the peninsula.
In terms of accommodation and tourism services, Bodrum consistently provides excellent standards and highly satisfying quality. As a result, many people may find whatever they need during their vacation in Bodrum
There are stunning views from luxury hotels with a refreshing breeze blowing over the Aegean Sea. Wedding essentials in Bodrum include stylish and unique décor, as well as spectacular lighting and entertainment. Couples who want a fairy-tale-styled wedding should choose Bodrum as their first choice due to its excellent service, distinctive geography, and pleasant weather. Also, the newlyweds get to spend their honeymoon in a beach paradise, eliminating the need to rush off and whisk themselves away to another location after exchanging vows.
The Bodrum Peninsula, which is in high demand from major markets such as India, Qatar, the United States, and Italy, is one of the top international wedding locations today and has a variety of Open Area Wedding Venues to choose from, such as Kuum Hotel, Bodrum, Kempinski Hotel Barbaros Bay, Caresse, Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Gümüşlük Beach, and The Marmara Hotel, Bodrum.
Amazing Nightlife at Badrum
The Bodrum Marina Yacht Club is a well-known entertainment and nightlife destination in central Bodrum, with views of the harbor and the old Bodrum Castle. It offers spectacular views of the Mediterranean and the castle of Bodrum. The Bodrum Marina Yacht Club is open all year and is the only venue in the area that offers live music every day of the year. The Bodrum Marina Yacht Club has three restaurants and four bars serving the best food and cocktails made by 5-star chefs.
Club Catamaran, ‘the biggest floating disco in Europe’ as quoted by BILD and offers a unique party experience to people from around the world who wish to dance the night away, since 1999. The Club Catamaran is located near Bodrum Castle and can be reached via Bodrum Bar Street. Every night at 1 a.m.the Catamaran nightclub sets sail, and the party begins.
Healthy & Delicious Food at Bodrum
The cuisine of Bodrum is well-known for its classic Mediterranean flavors and seafood options, offering a series of traditional dishes such as Bodrum’s special cheese-baked pastry, stuffed zucchini flower smoked eggplant mixed with yogurt, gypsy salad, Bodrum Crispy Ravioli, Purslane salad with yogurt, bitter orange marmalade, pickled cucumbers, etc. The food is cooked in olive oil. There’s a lot more Ottoman cuisine to discover, from street food like kebabs and flatbreads to gleaming grilled meats. Despite the fact that Turkish cuisine is predominantly meat-based, the numerous plant-based meze platters, soups, and fresh salads available throughout the country will satisfy any vegetarian’s appetite. All the meals are made by their award-Winning Chefs, Chef Diego Muñoz and Chef Osman Sezener.
For an exclusive wedding at the unexplored beautiful bays, you can choose to have your big day on one of their fantastic Yacht Cruises which you can even design your wedding from your favorite meal on a boat with live music, an after-party celebration, or anything else you might want. TheYacht Cruise can provide you with a yacht from their wide and diverse fleet. They can also help with food and beverage delivery, venue design, guitar, violin, and multi-singer entertainment, customized wedding cakes, and transfers of your guests to the yacht, among other things.
A yacht Cruise is the most beautiful way to explore Turkey’s Stunning Turquoise Coast which offers nature and history together where you will forget who you are.
Karaada , Orak Island & Cokertme Bay
Karaada is a green land filled with pine trees that cover the island’s highest point, which is 400 meters above sea level. The northern shores of the island do not have any sheltered coves. On the island, a cave with a spring of healing hot water and mud is a popular stop for Blue Cruises and Daily trips.
Orak Island is a place where yachts and boats on Gokova tours are required to stop. The island stretches out in front of Kargicik Inlet, with an indented shoreline and olive groves on the lower hillsides. There is no habitation on the island, although there are sheltered coves in the north where you can anchor, and an aquarium-like sea in the east.
Cokertme is a small and charming fishing town where you can eat dinner and stay the night. This lovely cove is encircled by pine and olive trees and is well protected from the elements. The area allows you to walk along the beach and take short walks in the woods.
Mazi, Pabucburnu & Yaliciftlik
Mazi is a pristine cove near Bodrum with crystal-clear water. It has a particularly green nature, with monumental trees and stones, which are not yet been allowed to construct. Mazi, on the Gokova shores, was built on higher ground to avoid being seen by pirates & thus avoid attacks. Even on the warmest summer days, the beaches of Mazi are not overcrowded. Swimming and fishing are both possible.
Yaliciftlik is located at the mouth of the Gulf of Gokova, and the little bays found here may have some of the best seas in Bodrum. • There are now high-quality hotels and holiday resorts in the coves of Pabucburnu and Kargicik, which were once the most popular among Bodrum people. The daily boat and gullet tours find a nook in these coves to stop for a rest. The hill that slopes down to the coves has numerous walking trails with breathtaking sights.
For a unique insight into what Bodrum has to offer you and your partner for your big day, you can book an appointment for the upcoming conference featuring the International Association of Destination Wedding Professionals, in cooperation with Bodrum Municipality and IADWP Eurasia Chapter. The conference will take place on 17 May 2022 and features outstanding speakers such as Nicole Bono, Rui Mota Pinto, Andrian Pavia, Danielle Andrew, Angela Hughes, Sharon Campbell L, Monica Balli, and Giovana Dualible, Kelly Mortimer and Kitzia Morale.
The B2B meetings between many well-known & chain hotel representatives, wedding planners, wedding venues, yachtsmen, wedding photographers, wedding hotels, professional tour operators, wedding decoration companies, honeymoon organizers, and many numerous tourism authorities followed by the destination weddings award ceremony where we offer nominations in 16 different Destination Weddings and Romance Travel categories that we will select the best of each category on 18 May 2022.
Choosing Bodrum for your wedding/holiday destination is perfect as they work hard to create the wedding of your dreams, at the most stunning location, surrounded by the Mediterranean sea whilst making you and your loved ones feel at home with their brilliant customer service and luxurious hotels.