Kalkan is a beautiful unspoilt Mediterranean style village and is set along Turkeys Lycian coast. As there is the absence of mass tourism it remains a charming, idyllic retreat.Kalkan is perfect for those looking for a relaxing, stress free holiday. The town has a beautiful backdrop of the TaurusMountains and has a quaint historic harbor famous for its fresh fish. Narrow streets twist down to the harbour, which are lined with old whitewashed villas with shuttered windows. There is also a selection of specialty shops selling jewellery, crafts and clothes. Kalkan town is famous for its restaurants and there are around 100 to choose from! There are fabulous roof top terraces where you can watch the sun go down whilst eating fresh fish or local turkish cuisine or why not sit at the restaurants by the harbour and watch the boats drift in and out. Kalkan has fabulous beaches in the area including Patara Beach and the idyllic Kapatus beach. Kalkan also has a small beach if you do not wish to stray too far. The towns of Kas and Fethiye are also a must to visit and a Dolmus (buses) service runs there on a regular basis.