Bodrum Airport to Villa Han

* Exit Milas airport, follow the blue signs for MUGLA/MILAS (road D.330)

* Pass through MILAS main intersection

* Follow blue signs for YATAGAN/MUGLA (road D.330)

* Pass by village of KARALTI (22kms past Milas)

* 32kms after Milas you will pass a large power station on your left

If you have time on your side, and would like to visit a ancient site, try visiting the ancient site of Stratoniceia. Located in and around the abandoned village of Eskihisar (around 3kms before the power station). Highlights include a theatre and huge gladiator gymnasium.

* Follow blue sign to MUGLA

* Drive through YATAGAN town centre (too many traffic lights!)

* Outside YATAGAN, follow blue sign for MUGLA/MARMARIS taking the right hand lane

* Pass a blue sign with MUGLA 26kms (road D.550)


* At roundabout before MUGLA, take the right hand road that’s says ULA/MARMARIS (you are now 60kms past Milas)

* At the next roundabout, take the right hand road that says MARMARIS/ANTALYA

* Past blue sign that says MARMARIS 51kms (road D. 550)

* Pass by villages ULA & KIZILAGAC

* Blue sign says MARMARIS 39kms

* From here you will start to descend down a large hill into the Gokova area

* At the bottom of the hill there is a junction, turn right for MARMARIS/DATCA, Marmaris is 29kms

* You will pass through the village of GOKCE and through a Jandarma (military) check point. You will need to show your passports, car documents and hire car papers if your car is stopped, so keep them handy.

* As you enter Marmaris you need to stay on the main loop road and follow the blue signs for BOZBURUN/DATCA

* If you are on the correct exit road from Marmaris, you will notice a large supermarket on your right called CARREFOUR (a good place to stop and get your groceries).

* As you leave Marmaris you will climb up a large hill. After 15 minutes you will drive through a village called DEGRIMENYANI. There is a petrol station on your left before the village. There is also a Police check point here – keep your documents handy.

* 1km past Degirmenyani, there is a junction with large blue signs. Turn LEFT, for ORHANIYE (villa is 15 minutes from this point)

* Pass through Hisaronu, and into Orhaniye Village. Go past a small sandy beach on your right (Kizkumu Beach) then you will see about 10 boats moored up on the jetty beside the road. Just past this you will see a road going to the LEFT, off the main road, take this road (there is a big blue sign here saying “INCI NARIN”). If you miss this turning, 30 secs later the road starts to climb a steep hill so you will know you have gone too far!

* Follow this village road for 1.5km and you will come to a small square where the village mosque is located. Go straight ahead, the road becomes a narrow single lane.

* 200 metres past the mosque, the road splits right or straight ahead. Take the RIGHT turn.

* At the end of this road (100 metres) turn LEFT. There is a white sign on a power pole that reads VH with an arrow.

* Follow the narrow lane for 400 metres, Villa Han is located on your left hand side.