Gumusluk is located at the western end of the Bodrum peninsula. The town is approximately 22 km from the center of Bodrum. located at a distance. Famous for its clear sea and fresh fish, Gümüşlük is one of the popular holiday resorts of the Bodrum peninsula. It is the right spot for those who seek a peaceful and quiet life due to its calmness and being protected from urbanization.
Gümüşlük is know for having the most beautiful bays of Bodrum. Gumusluk, which was find on the ancient city of Myndos, is know to have mint coins independently during its period. It was believe that there could be a silver mine from the region due to the silver coins that the locals found in the region, and for this reason the town was call Gümüşlük.
Gümüşlük is also one of the few places on the Bodrum peninsula that has been able to protect itself against the increasing urbanization in recent years. At sunset, the view in Gumusluk is magnificent. The windmills, whose models you will see in gift shops, have also become the symbol of Gümüşlük.
Gumusluk is also in an ideal location for nature sports enthusiasts. It has beautiful tracks especially for hiking and trekking. When you come to Bayraktepe from Gümüşlük harbor, you can do a nice trekking activity in Gümüşlük with the magnificent view of Gümüşlük and Rabbit Island below you.
Bodrum Windmills on the Bodrum peninsula around Gümüşlük and the ancient city of Pedasa are among the places worth seeing. In addition, works such as Bodrum Antique Theatre, Bodrum Mausoleion Open Air Museum, Myndos Gate are among the beauties worth seeing.