Historic Akkopru that gives its name to the dame will be be built on Dalaman River in soon welcomes many visitors throughout the year. Only one bridge which connects the Mediterranean and the Aegean seas, was built by the Romans in the 3rd century AD. Akkopru (White Bridge) is 30 meters high and 50 meters long, built on two arches and three footbridges. Akkopru (White Bridge) that shaped the economic, social and cultural relationships between the two sides of Dalaman River is 33 kilometres away from Koycegiz.
It is well preserved due to its stones attached with the iron hooks. Here is the last stop for rafting on Dalaman River. It is named as 'Akkopru' (White Bridge) because, the white stones have been used for its construction.