Tefenni is a very old settlement dating back thousands of years (2500-2300 BC). For this reason, he was called by different names related to the periods he spent. It is known as Temizonium, Temenos, Stefani, Cirrhosis (Tefenni).
Tefenni is a charming district of Burdur in the Lakes Region of the Mediterranean region. It is 70 km away from Burdur province to which it is connected. is in the south-west. In terms of transportation, it is 70 km from Burdur, 101 km from Isparta, 137 km from Fethiye, 120 km from Denizli and 115 km from Antalya. It is the transportation point for Kas, Kalkan, Gocek, Fethiye, Dalyan.
Tefenni is a central and developing district in terms of nature and eco tourism. Its proximity to Salda Lake, its close location for lavender fields and excursions, the ancient city of Kibyra and its central location for different touristic trips, and thousands of individual holidaymakers prefer Tefenni Villas hotel. It is in the position of connection to important tourism centers such as Kaş, Fethiye, Kalkan, Dalyan and Göcek in terms of holiday overnight stays.
There is an open plateau known to the local people. There are recreation areas called Eşeler Plateau, Beyköy Plateau, Çaylı and Bayramlar Plateau, Bezirgan, Ölü Pınarbaşı, Haraplanlı and Barutlusu. In the past, some of the people of the district migrated with their animals to these plateaus with plenty of grass for five or six months in spring and summer, while today only families with a few herds maintain this situation.