Category Archive: Yahşi

Welcome to the Best of Ortakent-Yahşi Beach

Welcome to Ortakent-Yahşi Beach is a comprehensive home page, and provides you with a glimpse of what to expect along this area of the coastline. Get to know the different beach areas here, so you can head to your ideal spot, because the Ortakent end of the beach varies dramatically from the Yahsi end.

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Photo Gallery Glass Blower at the Beach

This photo gallery is of my encounter with an Istanbul glass blower who spends his summer in Yahsi at the beach. As we chatted, he made some blue glass tear bottles and served me tea and stories of his life.

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Photo Gallery of Ortakent-Yahşi Craft Stalls & Marina

In the mid-way point between Ortakent and Yahi beaches is the marina and water inlet that splits the two beaches. This is also where the craft stalls are located. This photo gallery captures this area of the beach.

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Video of Ortakent-Yahsi Beach

This video takes you on a tour of the boardwalk at the Yahsi end of Ortakent-Yahsi beach. Starting at the western point (adjacent to Camel Beach), follow the camera as it pans past restaurants, shops and the beach. It takes you all the way to the central point in the beach near the harbour, before you cross over to the Ortakent end of the beach.

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Ortakent-Yahşi Belediye Cafe

Mid way between the Ortakent and Yahsi beaches is the Marina, water inlet and craft stalls. Adjacent to here is the local Belediye Cafe where you can enjoy the view and inexpensive food and drink. Here’s a couple of photo’s of the cafe along with a snapshot of the menu and pricing.

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Ortakent & Yahşi Dolmuş Timetable

If you want to travel between Ortakent-Yahşi and Bodrum on public transport, check out this example of a summer timetable between these two locations. The dolmus office posts two notices on their window. One shows the first and last daily departures; and the other is a detailed timetable of all departures.

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Video of Ortakent from On the Beach

This 2m video reveals the rustic charm of Ortakent Beach, part of the Ortakent-Yahsi streatch of coastline near Bodrum, Turkey. This beach is a popular destination for water sports as well as families, because of the shallow can calm waters.

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Video of Ortakent-Yahşi Folk Festival

Each year the local municpality of Ortakent-Yahşi, hosts a Folk Festival featuring dancers from many different countries. This video includes a photo montage of the participants and the event.

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Lighthouse between Ortakent-Yashi and Kargi Bay

Selection of Photo’s taken near the Lighthouse that splits Ortakent-Yahsi Beach from Kargi Bay. If you continue along Kargi Bay, you’ll reach Camel Beach.

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Top 5 Zesty Moment picks from Sedef

Break of dawn – watching the sun break through the sky and colors play across the water till it is the perfect combination of deep blues, white and fuschia that we call BODRUM.

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Exploring Ortakent-Yahşi Beach

Ortakent-Yahşi has one of the longest strips of beach on the peninsula, and is popular with families. In the peak summer months the beach is packed with beach loungers, which are serviced by waiters from the local restaurants and hotels – which means, that once you’ve plotted up on the beach, you don’t have to move very far!

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Ortakent Beach Review by The Guardian

Lying mid-way along the Bodrum peninsula, Ortakent is not exactly a secret, but its delightful beach, backed by market gardens and the agreeable quiet bustle of a rural village.

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