Is Mugla Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Last Update11:32 pm, November 17, 2020

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.32 in USD (1.5-liter)

Can You Drink Tap Water in Mugla?

Yes, tap water is drinkable.

There was no general information available in WHO data about safely managed drinking water in Turkey. You may check the rate of travelers and residents of Mugla water quality.


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Most Turkish people do not know that they have been drinking contaminated water for many years. The authorities of the city have tried to clean it up but nothing has been really successful so far. The problem is that the whole city is situated near the Tigris River that has a lot of polluted wastes that can enter the river. That''s why the city is always affected by the pollution.

For the Turkish people, the problem of drinking contaminated water is a very important issue because they have lived in the city for years. They love to drink water from the tap because it is very refreshing and is very healthy for their bodies

What Do People In Turkey Think About The Tap Water?

Travelers and residents of Turkey have rated the water quality and pollution as follows, according to subjective survey data. A score of 100% is considered very high, and a score of 0% is very low. Please be cautious that "moderate to very high" water pollution is bad and the higher the rate of water quality the better.

Tap water ratings

  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50% Moderate
  • Water Pollution 50% Moderate
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 50% Moderate
  • Water Quality 50% Moderate


Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.

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