Kestel is very different to other areas.
Alanya KestelIn Kestel the beaches are secluded and in general the area is very calm.
AboutKestel is a residential area located between Mahmutlar and Tosmur. It offers several kilometers of unspoiled and often empty beaches.
The area is still under development and is very different to other more busy areas at the coast. Besides the more laid back features, Kestel still has everything you will need for daily life.
ActivitiesGo to the beach, take a stroll on the beach promenade, work on your sun tan and swim in the crystal clear Mediteranian sea. For the active people put on your hiking boots or your mountain bike and explore the hilly areas behind Kestel. You can also cycle from Kestel to the east through to Kargicak and the west as far as the New Yacht Marina, nearly all on a level, designated cycle track.
Also the Dim cave is located not too far from Kestel.
ShoppingSeveral supermarkets, bakeries, butchers and coffee shops are making sure that all of your daily needs are catered for.
For shopping other than daily necessities Mahmutlar and Alanya center is nearby.
Public transportationFrom the beach road busses run in every direction towards Mahmutlar and Alanya city center. Taxis are as usual available from almost every street corner.
Food & diningSeveral big coffee shops and bakery stores have branches in Kestel. Besides that there are many nice restaurants to choose from.
At the beach a few beach clubs and fish restaurants offer you the ultimate “beach dining” experience. Behind Kestel several small and local run restaurants offer authentic breakfast with a view.
NearbyBoth Mahmutlar to the west and Tosmor, Oba, Cikcilli Alanya city center to the west are easy to reach by bus or even bike. The famous Dim cave and Dim River is also very close.
Wrap upKestel is different to any other area located at the seaside, since it is still very quiet and has very little tourism. Beaches are secluded and in general the area is very calm.
The area has everything needed for daily life and there is easy access to other more busy and vibrant areas.