Kuşadası – Aydın – Turkey
GPS : 37°44’46.8″N 27°15’01.2″E / 37.746344, 27.250345
Bayrak Adası Lighthouse
GPS : 37°41’30.4″N 27°01’00.4″E / 37.691788, 27.016789
Focal Plane : 23 mt, Tower Height : 7 mt
Character : W.FI.5.0 Second, Flashing Character : 0,5+4,5
Visibility Range : 8 nautical miles
VHF Channels : 16
Call Sign : ” davutlar harbour ”
Main Breakwater Lighthouse
GPS : 37°44’47.6″N 27°15’01.6″E / 37.746552, 27.250434
Inner Breakwater Lighthouse
GPS : 37°44’47.6″N 27°15’03.9″E / 37.746547, 27.251085
Davutlar, a small quite town is situated 15 km south of Kuşadası, on the way to National Park. The center of the town is a bit farther from the sea, but fine powdery sand of the beaches situated around, provide a good opportunity for relaxing. The sparkling clear waters of the beaches also attract many visitors of Davutlar.
Davutlar is ideal not only for lively days by the sea and nature, also for leisurely days with local people who reflect the warmly climate of Mediterranean on their characters with hospitality. Providing many splendid vistas and offering a peaceful atmosphere, Davutlar await to be explored by the visitors.
Davutlar is covered in the contrasting greens of pines and olive trees around Mount Samsun that provides a good accommodation for rarely found trees aged 300 or 350 years, and historical places , as well. The town is famous for its fragrant fruits & vegetables grown on the fertile lands. Peach, tangerine, tomato and watermelon are the principle supporters of the town’s agricultural economy. Also the hot springs and thermal bath, with their pleasurable and beneficial effects, attract many visitors.
Capacity : 123 Boats
Shopping : Supermarkets, Shops, Stores, Markets
Repairing & Maintenance Workshops (Güzelçamlı and Kuşadası)
Technical Equipment Shops (Güzelçamlı and Kuşadası)
Accommodation : Pensions, Hotels, Motels, Apart Hotels, Rent Houses
Dining : Restaurants, Cafes, Buffets, Bakeries, Fish Restaurants
Communication : Post Office, Phone, Internet
Health : Health Centers, Pharmacies, Doctors, Nurses, Dentists
Entertainment : Discotheques, Bars, Night Clubs
Special Shopping : Cheese, Olives
Beach lovers will instantly be thrilled by Sevgi beach, which translates into love beach. The long stretch of sand gets busy in the height of summer because of its popularity. All amenities and facilities are there including designated picnic areas and restaurants serving food and drink.
DİLEK NATIONAL PARK
Davutlar is an ideal base to explore and discover the flora and fauna of Turkey as it is close to Dilek national park, a protected area, and home for many species of animal including wild boar. Within the park are many beaches and picnic areas, but experienced hikers should head up into the mountains for further exploration. Davutlar region is marvelous for nature lovers. Dilek peninsula, which is located in the south of Davutlar, is really worth to be seen with its forests, various picnic areas and trekking paths.
The forest cover is stronger in the high places. Here the lives of wild animals can be watched with interest.
Located in the western Anatolia, Davutlar has been a place where various civilizations kept their existence from the earliest times due to its climate and natural riches. Research carried out reveals that the oldest peoples of this region and of the southwestern Aegean coasts were the Carians and the Lelegians. The region where Davutlar is located is one which is very important for the Ionians in every aspect.
Such ancient towns as Ephesus, Miletus, Priene and Pigale, which were close to this place made this region active in political and commercial terms. It maintained such importance in the subsequent periods as well. Historical places (Fındıklı castle, Kurşunlu monastery, Malia city ruins etc.) that are hidden in the scenic beauties bring to light another feature of this region.
Fish Restaurants are very famous with their fishes, cooking and services. Fishes available due to seasons.
FISH AND SEA PRODUCT SPECIES LIST OF THE AEGEAN SEA
Minibus : Davutlar – Kuşadası, Güzelçamlı
Ferryboat : Kuşadası – Samos (Greece)
Airport : İzmir Adnan Menderes International Airport, Milas-Bodrum International Airport