The beautiful coastal town of Kemer, at the foot of the majestic Taurus Mountains, lies to the southwest of Antalya. It is at centre of the South Antalya Tourism Region, where prominent holiday destinations like Beldibi, Göynük, Kemer, Kiriş and Tekirova are situated.
Kemer and other destinations in the district have played a very important part in tourism in Turkey. The hotels of the region have a total bed capacity of more than one hundred thousand and provide a very high standard.
The South Antalya Tourism Region extending from Antalya to Muğla province in the west has become one of the foremost holiday destinations in the world thanks to the high-quality infrastructure investments made over the years. The tunnels built on the highway near Kemer and connecting these two provinces have significantly improved road safety and reduced distances.
The beaches in Kemer are noted for their cleanliness and have been bestowed the Blue Flag Award.