Sarıgerme Kite Festival
Sarıgerme is a holiday place that has 320 dwellings located in the Ortaca district of Muğla province. It is 17 km away from Dalaman airport. Ortaca is 21 km from the center of and 102 km from the center of Muğla province.
Its opening to the tourism started in 1990 with the opening of Iberotel Sarıgerme Park, did well to attract many domestic and foreign investors in a short period of time. Sarıgerme, which is a place that houses a large number of four and five star hotels, is one of the important holiday villages of Turkey.
There is a kite festival held every year in Sarıgerme beach, which is a very unknown beach of Muğla, which houses wonderful holiday cities such as Bodrum and Marmaris.
If you are going to do your holiday in Turkey in April, you can gain a new experience by going to Sarıgerme nearby and joining the festival. The hotels also contributes to the increase of tourists by distributing free meals. Competitors must participate in competitions with handmade kites.
Some of the rating criteria are the general appearance of the kites and the ability to fly high. The interesting thing about the contest is that even though contest is aimed at children, show the most interest is shown by elders. The festival, which was first organized in 2005, can be enjoyed only by watching, or you can relive a enthusiastic experience by participating with a kite.
Sarigerme is only 12 km away from Dalaman Airport. If you do not have a car, you can easily call a taxi and go there.
Sarıgerme, which is connected to the Ortaca district of Muğla, is 89 km away from the province center. For this you can take the buses from Mugla directly to Ortaca and then take a taxi or local transport.