In Manavgat, Antalya’s Province, the reconstruction and renovation of the so named waterfall has been started. In the summer 2016 the Manavgat Waterfall will have a modern infrastructure and again will be opened for tourists.
The waterfall is one of the main sightseeings in Manavgat. As planned, in the year it will be attended by the 4 million tourists.
The project will provide input to the development of tourism, and also to the improvement of the city’s image. Next to the waterfall will be a recreated entrance zone, a viewing point contemporary-styled, a restaurant, stores, toilets and a playground for children. A new special recreation zone will be created to preserve the natural environment of this region. There visitors will be able to walk in the shade of century-old plane trees and along shore of the Manavgat River.
Last week, the demolition of time-worn buildings has been begun near the waterfall. In the summer 2016, there will be a modern infrastructure and again it will be opened for tourists. The waterfall is one of the main sightseeings in Manavgat.
It is reported that the recreated zone near the waterfall will be opened in tourist season, 2016.
“We put into action this project to create ecological environment near the Manavgat waterfall, to keep this place and a natural beauty. It bridges the gap between a natural design and satisfiability the visitors’ needs. We work carefully, with due regard for the fragility of the natural environment. I know that due to the project we perform duty for the residents of the region, “- said the Manavgat’s mayor Shukryu Sezen.