A town of Kusadasi in Turkey's Aydin province. District located north-west of the province, Aydin province, 71 km., 95 km from Izmir city center. away. Aegean Sea coastal town in the installation, one of Turkey's most important tourism centers.
Area of the district is 264 km2, in 2009 according to the Address Based Population Census 81 295 people live
Cape Kusadasi near a place called Ophiuchus, is believed to have been founded by Ionians with optional Neopolis name Ephesus.
Previously, the city Pilavtepe outskirts, was established at a place called Andızkulesi. Venetians and Genoese belonging to these shores after a while the Byzantines, were dominant in economic terms. Kusadasi due to transportation difficulties; Andızkulesi taken from the current position over the New Pier (Scala Nuova) was founded with the name.
Given the name of Kusadasi Kusadasi Bay and its surroundings it is known as centers of art and culture and barındırmışr many different civilizations since ancient times.