Side has the second longest white sand beach in all of Turkey. Surrounding the old city of Side there are two major beaches, one is the east beach and the other is the west beach. There are lots of water sports & activities offered on the west and the east beaches of Side. It is gently shelving and most suitable for small children. There is now a new walkway from Old Town Side all the way to Kumkoy and that is suitable for wheelchair users too.