The municipality of Alanya asked for approval to create golf courses in the districts Emişbeleni, Mahmutlar, Kargıcak, Okurcalar and Türkler. On 25 March 2012 they published in the Gazette that the golf courses are announced as a new tourist center.
This is an important item for the tourism development in Alanya. This increases the toeristme season to 12 months.
Golf is an asset to this region. The infrastructure of Alanya with many wooded areas, and the abundance of water is Alanya very suitable for the golfing industry.