Kalkan is located in the south of Antalya province and 26 kilometers far from Kaş county center. This tiny town is especially popular among British tourists. Kalkan is founded on hills and has a wonderful sea view from every point. Because of this rough and scenic structure, this town is frequently likened to Amalfi coasts of Italy.
Kalkan is 214 kilometers far from Antalya province center, 80 kilometers far from Fethiye and only 7 kilometers far from famous Kaputaş beach. You can visit ancient settlement ruins like Xanthos, Patara and Letoon easily. Sea water temperature is always over 16°C in Kalkan and it's suitable for swimming and water sports during 9 months of the year. Historical quarter of the town is called “Köyiçi”.
In recent years, Kalkan's touristic development is parallel with Yeşilköy which is a lovely village located 8 kilometers far from Kalkan town center. The village is famous for its theater festival. Yeşilköy has a more flat terrain contrary to Kalkan, because of this reason the village has an important role in satisfying Kalkan's rising housing needs. Nice touristic villas can be seen in Yeşilköy. Muğar Küğürü, Fırnaz İskelesi, Delik Kemer, Çığlı Muğar and Yalı Koyu are beaches of Yeşilköy. Yacht Charter Turkey.