The Bozburun Peninsula, also called the Hisarönü Peninsula, juts into the Mediterranean Sea southwest of Marmaris (map).
The village of Hisarönü, at the northern end of the Hisarönü Bay (Hisarönü Körfezi), is where you turn off the Datça road to head for the Bozburun Peninsula. A few restaurants and simple lodgings are on the beach, along with a number of boats.
Turgut & Waterfall
The little town of Selimiye is Bozburun’s gem, the sort of easy-going, unhurried, laid-back place travelers are always looking for, but rarely find. It’s like Marmaris was 40 years ago. More…
The village of Bozburun, which gives its name to the peninsula, is mostly a yachting port, with all the services boat owners need, but only a few services for travelers. It’s good for a getaway day-trip, or a few days in simple accommodations. More…
—by Tom Brosnahan