March 11th, 2017

Swimming With Carettas on 30 April

Dalyan Open Water Swimming Race will be held on Sunday, 30 April. The event, that the timing services will be provided by Depar Timing, will close the entries on 20 April.

The 3km long race, organized in 12 age categories, women and men each, starts at the İztuzu Beach, an area where the Caretta Caretta sea turtles go ashore to lay their eggs. The participants make a turn around Delikada, the island across the beach, and swim back to where they started.

The race attracts many swimmers with its theme and its distance. The registration is possible until 20 April by filling out a form at, the official website of the event, prepared by the organizer Dalyan İztuzu Tourism and Introduction Foundation.