The Turkish Riviera, also known as the Turquoise Coast, is the area of southwest Turkey encompassing the provinces of Antalya and Muğla. It’s a popular visitor destination, owing to the favorable climate, mountainous scenery and 1,000 km+ of shoreline along the Aegean and Mediterranean seas. Our guide to running in the Turkish Riviera is focused on the principal coastal towns popular with visitors: Alanya, Side, Antalya, Kemer, Fethiye, Marmarais, Bodrum, Kuşadası. The best places to run in these Turkish Riviera resort towns tend to be on the seafront promenades.
For more in the area, see our running guide to İzmir.