Blue Lagoon is known as “dead sea” in Turkish, because of the stillness of the water. The lagoon is a nature reserve lined by shallow sloping sand. It has rich underwater world such as caves and fauna and is an ideal place for scuba diving. Many sites are also suitable for snorkeling. The beach is pebble and the water is crystal clear perfect for families with small children. It is an official Blue Flag beach and is rated among the top 5 beaches in the world. Just remember that the access to the beach is shut by the evening. Blue Lagoon is the ideal place for watersports enthusiasts. Ölüdeniz is also famous for paragliding. It is one of the best places in the world to paraglide due to stable weather conditions and Mount Babadag’s height.