Yalıkavak is 18 km from Bodrum. It is located in the northwest of the peninsula. On a journey from Bodrum to Yalıkavak, first a row of windmills and then that unique view of Yalıkavak greet you. Yalıkavak, which was originally a Sponge Dealer neighborhood and the birthplace of the peninsula's most famous sponge divers, has turned into a very important tourism destination today. It stands out with its windmills, beautiful bays, sunsets and tourism facilities that have been opened in recent years.