Antalya Sandland International sand sculpture festival and exhibition;
As a tourist the International Antalya Sand Sculpture Festival (SANDLAND) is a mega exhibition of sand sculptures organized by Global Design Art Works. The Antalya Sandland International Sand Sculpture festival is considered the one of the largest sand event in the world, by the size of its sculptures and the area they occupy.
The festivals theme changes each year and the exhibition is visited by locals and tourists. These include many famous Political figures, celebrities and dignitaries. Every year, a group of sand sculptors, from all over the the world join to give shape to 10.000 tons of sand, in an area of 7.000 square meters along the Lara beach coastline.
This year the theme of the, 8th International Antalya sand Sculpture Festival is the EMPIRES II. The visitors have opportunity to see most important Empires at the exhibition area of the festival. Previous exhibitions have included, Superheroes, 1001 Arabian nights. Sandland also incorporates a playful dimension with a space for sand sculpture activities, where each day, adults, teens and children may experience and show their creative abilities in this form of artistic expression. In the nights Led lightning system offers colourfull and magnificiant athmosphere to the exhibition area. Beside this visitors can watch the festival documentary dvd by the sinevision system during the night.
How to get to the Antalya Sandland International sand sculpture festival and exhibition by using the Antalya Municipality public transport system.
From the main road infront of the Liberty Hotels Lara and wait for the LC73 mini-bus. The LC73 mini-bus stops next to the Antalya Sandland International sand sculpture festival and exhibition.
The journey time from Liberty Hotels Lara on the LC73 to Antalya Sandland International sand sculpture festival and exhibition is approx – 15 mins. Fare – 2 TL.