Marmaris nightlife and entertainment
When you return to your hotel the tiredness that come upon you after the vigorous exertions of touring on land or boat can best be overcome by joining the crown in the Marmaris Street of Bars, which is the heart of local nightlife. The entertainment reaches its peak after midnight and last until sunrise with live shows by domestic and foreign performers. Uzunyalı Street, on the coastal road from Marmaris centre towards İçmeler, is the alternative entertainment centre. Numerous small and large cafes, bars, restaurants, and discos offer various types of music, animation and shows.
You may also enjoy Moonlight Tours with the boats departing form yacht harbour towards midnight. If you wish you may enjoy a cool summer night’s stroll along the longest Street of Marmaris, Uzunyalı Street. The plesant atmosphere enriched with restaurants, stands selling gift items, discos, cafes and bars lets you enjoy a remarkable summer night.
The old town, with its narrow, awning shaded streets lined with shops and stands, has a colourful texture. The various types of needle lace, the much loved traditional local handicraft, are one sale at these shops and markets. Around the harbour and inside the fortress are many shops selling copper and wood decorative items and briç-a-brac, inexpensive jewellery, and locally produced clothing items. Markets operate on Thursdays and Sundays in the centre Solaris Shopping Centre, Tesco-Kipa and Netsel are the modern shopping centres of Marmaris.