Düden Waterfalls in Antalya, which is one of the most important tourism centers of our country,With its unique natural beauty, beautiful shades of green and blue, it welcomes approximately 3 million people each year. You can reach the visit information about Düden Waterfalls which is 10 kilometers away from the center of Antalya.
Information About Düden Waterfalls Antalya
Düden Waterfalls, located within the borders of Kepez District, about 10 kilometers from Antalya city center, is divided into two branches along the Duden Stream. Its lower arm, which is about 7 kilometers from Antalya,Its branch, which is 1 kilometer away from Varsak, is known as Lower Düden Waterfalls.
It is also referred to as Büyük İskender Waterfall because some sources say that Buyuk iskender gave water to his horses at the time of passing through the region.There are also people who say Düdenbası Waterfall among the people.
Water flowing from above by waterfall in Düdenbaşı and water coming from Kepez hydroelectric power plant forms Düden Stream which is divided into two main branches after Dudenbasi.
After about 9 kilometers, this tea is poured into the Mediterranean Sea by making a waterfall from a travertine threshold of 40 meters in the east of Antalya.
Even when no water flows from the surface, at least 10 cubic meters of water emerges from the bottom of the Dudenbasi Waterfall.
The maximum flow rate of this water is 94 cubic meters and the average is 15-16 cubic meters per second.
Another natural beauty that impresses visitors is the cave extending towards the back.Giant cavities formed in the cave almost serve as a window.It is a unique experience for visitors to watch the waterfalls flowing through these caverns.
Contribution to Antalya Tourism
Düden Waterfalls, which hosts approximately 3 million local and foreign tourists annually, is definitely a place to visit in our country.The reasons why it attracts so many visitors can be listed as its natural beauty as well as its location close to the center of Antalya and easy transportation.
We recommend you to immortalize your memories by taking lots of pictures when you are in such a unique natural beauty, to take camels at the entrance of the waterfalls and to take souvenir photos and to take walks in the areas surrounding the waterfall.
For those who are curious, let’s say immediately; Picnic can be done in the Youth Park within the waterfall.
We can assure you that having a picnic with a waterfall flowing from about 40 meters is more pleasant than it sounds.While you admire every shade of green, breathing in the fresh air will both boost your energy for your holiday and add unforgettable memories to your holiday.
If you are not prepared for a picnic, you don’t have to worry.There is a restaurant with Mediterranean cuisine and a café where you can find snacks. One of these places can also be preferred.
Visiting Days – Hours and Entrance Fees
You can visit the waterfall every day of the year,visit times vary according to summer and winter seasons.Summer holidays between 08:00 and 19:30,during the winter months, you can visit between 08: 00-18: 00 and see this unique natural beauty.
Entrance Fee 2020: 5 Turkish Lira. Since the waterfall is located in the promenade area, you do not need to pay a fee for the picnic area after paying this 6 Turkish lira.
Where is Düden Waterfalls? and How to get there?
Address: Caglayan Mahallesi, Lara Cd. No: 457 Muratpaşa / ANTALYA
Transportation: Minibus and Bus options are available for transportation.Those who want to prefer minibus; Varsak departing from the center of Antalya minibuses can provide transportation.Those who want to provide transportation by bus; You can use the bus number VC30 – CV17 – CV17A – VC30 – VL62 – VF66 and VC69.
Those who want to come with special vehicles;They can reach Antalya-Varsak Road after approximately 20 minutes drive