Turkish Maldives: Adrasan Suluada island boat tour

Antalya province has many secret beauties inside like Adrasan Suluada a.k.a. Maldive Islands Turkey. You’ll see why they call like this and more below. In this blog post, we will cover all your needs about the Adrasan Suluada Island boat tour.

Adrasan Turkey(you can also visit this blog post for more information and things to do about Adrasan) is one of the stunning hidden gems of Antalya with its fresh air, green and turquoise nature, and untouched nature. You can stay in Adrasan and spend some time in Adrasan Beach Turkey. Moreover, you can join Suluada Turkey Boat tours for those who want to explore hidden spots which have only sea access.

Suluada boat tour offers you an opportunity to swim in the crystalline waters of different Adrasan bays. This is definitely one of the perfect and unique things to do with kids in Antalya. Get ready for this unforgettable day.

Antalya Adrasan Suluada Island
Suluada Island

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How to go to Antalya Adrasan?

You can easily access Adrasan from Antalya via road trip. If you want to go from Istanbul to Suluada you should go to Adrasan first. After that, you can use private boats or daily boat trips in order to reach Suluada.

Adrasan is located in the west part of Antalya. Adrasan distance is 87 km from Antalya city center and 107 km from Antalya Airport. It takes an average of 1 hour and 30 minutes by car.

You can take private transfers from Antalya Airport, taxis, or car rentals for Antalya to Adrasan

Also, you can go via public transportations to Adrasan via Çiçek Tour buses. Adrasan buses move from Antalya bus station on 08:00, 09:50, and 15:45 and move from Adrasan to Antalya on 08:30, 11:30, and 18:30. Tickets are around 65-70 TRY.

Adrasan Beach Boat Tour
Adrasan Beach

How to Get to Suluada?

A daily Suluada island boat trip is a well-known option to reach Suluada Adrasan. Either you can join the Suluada boat tour with mixed groups or you can create your own with your family and friends. If you want to experience more private trips you can think about choosing VIP Suluada tours.

You can also take a private boat and reach from Antalya to Suluada Island but that way takes way longer and is more expensive.

There is no access to Sulu island Turkey via road trip, you can only go through the seaway.

Adrasan Suluada boat tour
Suluada Boat Tour

What to expect from the Adrasan Suluada Island boat trip?

Adrasan Suluada island boat trips cover 3 or 4 bays to swim and lunch in general. American Bay is one of them. American Bay is famous for diving for the first underwater archaeology from American divers. It is still a popular place for scuba diving and snorkeling.

Suluada has a rich and lovely habitat from animals to marine species. Suluada Beach has coarse sand which has a massage effect on your skin so you should try some scrubbing.

After that, you’ll be able to reach clear mountain water between the rocks that you can drink. Also Suluada Island boat trip offers you an amazing sea cave that has a gorgeous pure natural view.

During the Suluada Antalya boat trip, they give you satisfying lunch, tea, and fruit treat inside the prices. You can buy alcoholic or nonalcoholic drinks from the boat for an extra fee.

Adrasan Suluada Boat Tour
Boat tour in Suluada – American bay

Adrasan Suluada Island boat tour prices

Adrasan Suluada island boat tour prices are starting from 30$ per person up to 50$. Some tour packages include transfer fees sometimes, although rare.

You can join the Adrasan Suluada Island Boat tour from Antalya or Adrasan.

Tips for excursion Suluada (Turkish Maldives Adrasan)

Here are some tips for a daily boat trip for Adrasan Suluada. First of all, let’s discuss what you should pack for a boat tour to Suluada.

During the Suluada tour, you might need anti-nausea meds if the weather is windy or you are oversensitive. Besides, certain needs are sun protection products like hats, sunscreens, and others. Especially for underwater lovers, we highly recommend them to take their swim goggles or snorkel things. Don’t forget to get hydrated during the day.

There is another important tip for your Turkey vacation wherever you will be in the country. Suluada is the first, and many popular spots in Turkey may be crowded during the national and religious holidays. We suggest you check this National and Religious Holidays in Turkey blog post before planning your trip.

Suluada Antalya Hotels

Unfortunately, there is no settlement in Suluada Turkey but don’t worry, you can stay in Adrasan. There are some options which are very close to Adrasan Beach. Apart-hotels are approximately 1000 TL for 2023, bungalows are 450-500 TL and campings are approximately 100 TL per person per night. This price doesn’t include breakfast in general.

Boutique hotels and hostels are positioned on the upper side of Adrasan, generally between Adrasan Beach and the main road. You can’t find luxury hotels in Adrasan Turkey but they are very pretty and quiet places. You can check out the best hotels in Adrasan from here.

You can find more things to do in Adrasan apart from Suluada boat excursions.

Also, you may enjoy Olympos Ancient City Guide and Eternal Flames of Chimaera which is nearby Adrasan Turkey.

Do not forget to join the Kekova boat tour after the Suluada tour.

Frequently Asking Questions About Adrasan Suluada

Here are some frequently asked questions about Antalya and especially Adrasan Suluada.

Are there any day trips from Belek Turkey?

Yes, you can find many day trips from Belek Turkey to Adrasan or many other places in Antalya.

What to do in Antalya when it rains?

You can visit museums or shopping malls in Antalya when it rains.

Can I see Pirate Bay during the Adrasan Suluada Island boat tour?

You can’t see Pirate bay on Adrasan-Suluada Island boat tours. If you want to see Pirate Bay, you should take The Genoese tour from Adrasan Beach.

Which hotels in Adrasan are good for families?

Adrasan Klados Hotel and Otto Palace Boutique Hotel and a few more are good for families.

What are the best hotels near Adrasan Beach?

Gemicihan Bungalov Hotel and Ada Boutique Hotel are very near to Adrasan Beach.

Which hotels in Adrasan have nice views?

Many Adrasan hotels have nice mountain views. Adrasan River Hotel has a river view as a plus.

Do you need to book in advance to visit Suluada?

Actually, there are so many boats to visit Suluada but especially on the weekends or national & regional holidays you should book your tour just in case.

What hotels are near Suluada?

The nearest hotels to Suluada are near Adrasan Beach.

What restaurants are near Suluada?

You can find nice restaurants nearby Adrasan Beach.