Incekum Beach in Alanya
By travelling to Alanya you certainly face with several fantastic beaches. One of these wonderful natural beauty of Alanya and its beaches is Incekum Beach which is located on the south coast of Turkey and also called Incekum Plaj. As a result of its beauty, it is visited frequently, particularly in summer and on public holidays and it is only 28 km from the Alanya city center and the Antalya airport 98 km away (it is approximately 20 km at the west side of Alanya in Avsallar region).
This 2 kilometer-beach is recommended to families with children because of the shallow water. It can be known as an important part for Alanya because of the existence of the sea and the forest together. This beach is so famous and attractive place for tourists due to its clear, clean and shallow sea, thin sand and the suitable place for family picnic. Mostly the tourists stay in the entrance region where it is possible to hire sunbeds and the two beach restaurants provide food, drinks, snacks and beach equipment.
Incekum beach area
As you go out of the sea you would see a pretty scenery of the seashore with the background which is made by the hotels, therefore it is easily accessible by the tourists who are interested in long stay in a beach or in other words it is suitable for the lazy beach lovers that like to send a long time on a beach. There are enough public showers, changing rooms and toilets, a water playground, and volleyball fields as well as lifeguard.
The fun activities
You can find a lot of activities including water sports like parasailing, jet skiing, banana boat, sailing, mountain climbing, spelunking and more importantly an excellent diving school. The diving school there, is small, but very fine for beginners and also it offers the diving license and it would take the experienced divers by boat to the fantastic diving spots there.
By the help of a long pier or jetty you can directly lead to the deep part of water which is nice enough to swim in. There is also a water playground for children really near to their family. This beach is ideal for swimming and diving because it is free of stones also it is not too deep, fast or slowly. In general diving and snorkeling here is fun because of the blue and clear water. Some other activities might be possible there, but not practice such as windsurfing and kiting.