It is a special tourist resort with its historical and natural sights. The whole town is under private state protection. Dalyan is an interesting historical place with its turtles, boat trips between the reeds and famous mud baths. Being quite calm in winter, there are many foreign and local people who started living there the whole year-round. İt is very easy to reach there because the Dalaman Airport is very near. It is amusing to go rafting to the Dalaman River in summer. Iztuzu beach, rock tombs and the lakes around are worth seeing.