Akyarlar is also a popular holiday resort in Bodrum peninsula, located 22 km. from the central Bodrum and on the most south westerly point of the peninsula.
The ancient name of the town is Arhialla. Once a small fishing town in Bodrum, Akyarlar now has become one of the most popular resorts in the peninsula. Akyarlar is also the best and the leading destination for windsurfing in Bodrum peninsula.
Akyarlar beach is one of the best Bodrum beaches and it is amazing with its fine sand and crystal clear waters.