Cesme, Turkey (Photo: Lefteris Papaulakis/Shutterstock.com)
4.0 / 5.0
Cruise Critic Editor Rating

Cruise Critic Staff

Port of Cesme

Cesme has long been a mainstay vacation spot on Turkey's Aegean Sea coast for well-heeled locals and is becoming increasingly popular among other European holiday-makers. Its beaches offer crystal-clear waters, long stretches of sandy shore and excellent diving sites. They are well-equipped with upscale restaurants, shops and other facilities to make for a comfortable visit. The city also boasts a historical castle cum archaeology museum, thermal spas and other attractions.

--By Shayne Thompson, Cruise Critic contributor

Shore Excursions

Cesme features shore excursions that cover an array of landmarks, activities and experience.

About Cesme


This resort town boasts some interesting history in addition to beautiful beaches


Cesme is a popular vacation destination for well-off locals and can be a bit pricy

Bottom Line

Cesme's clear waters and historic attractions make it an ideal destination for a variety of travelers

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