Cesme, Turkey (Photo: Lefteris Papaulakis/Shutterstock.com)
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

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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