province from the East and Southeast, south, southwest and West Mediterranean, northwest of the town of Dalaman, Denizli and burdur province is surrounded by the north. Stores to the east of the Gulf of Fethiye in the city of the ancient city Telmessos, Fethiye is located in the southwest of the plain. Izmir-Turkey came over; the coastal road from Antalya and 1 km. from passes to the East. In this way, from the central province about 130 km away.
Fethiye has had many major earthquakes. Are known to be an earthquake in 1856. However, on 25.04.1957, and 67 people died in the 7.1 magnitude earthquake occurred at 04.25 hours, 3200 units in the building damage has occurred.Fethiye now has a modern harbor and a marina rebuilt. 6.1 magnitude earthquake on June 10, 2012 off the coast of Olu Deniz has been no loss of life and property, but many homes and businesses were damaged.