1st Mediterranean Young Geotechnical Engineers Conference

Conference Venue: Kefaluka Resort Hotel Bodrum, Mušla/Turkey


Transfer to the Conference Venue

Kefaluka Resort Hotel is located 2 km away from Akyarlar city center, 10 km away from Turgutreis, 25 km away from Bodrum and 60 km away from the Milas & Bodrum Airport.

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You can contact hotel’s guest relations department and inform them about your flight details and the number of people to use hotel’s transfer system.

It is also possible to use Havaž shuttle to get Bodrum city center. Havaž busses are across the airport’s arriving passengers’ door. You can find the departure hours depending on the day by clicking here.

You can also use taxi or private transportation companies. Click for taxi  and private transportation company.


Local Time and Weather

Local time in Bodrum is same as Turkey, GMT +2. Click for local time

Bodrum is located on South-West Turkey and generally shows the characteristics of Mediterreanean climate. Average temperature in Bodrum is 30°C (76°F). Click for weather in Akyarlar, Bodrum

Currency & Money Exchange

Official currency in Turkey is Turkish Lira (TL). However, Euro and US Dollar are also accepted by most of the shops and restaurants. You can find exchange offices in the airport and Bodrum city center. Banks in Turkey exchange most of the currencies to Turkish Lira. There are lots of ATM’s in Bodrum city center, Turgutreis city center and the airport. In addition, VISA and Master Card can be used in the shops and restaurants.


Travel and health insurance are recommended to all participants. You can utilize health services (paid service) of the hotel.