Lycian Way Culture & Trek Tour -1

from  880,00

27-29 September 2019   |    Trekking in beautiful eastern Lycia coast…

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  • Vacation Style Holiday Type
    Facility Spacious, Family, Trekking
  • Activity Level Moderate
    3/8
  • Group Size Medium Group
    8 -14 pax

South western coat of Anatolia is also known as Lycian Coast. Turquoise bays and rocky mountains stay dramatically hand-to-hand in this historical and scape. Some of the ancient Lycian cities are still remained well preserved. Mythological spots are archaeological sites today. Lycia, the land of the light, offers hikers the most beautiful scenic trails of Turkey. Lycian way is the first long distance hiking trail of Turkey and passes through ancient Lycian sites, hills over viewing the turquoise coasts and along the coastal trails.
This short hiking program of 500 km of the Lycian way and this only consists of Eastern Lycia’s the most beautiful parts.Legendary fires of Olympos and majestic view of Tahtali Dagi ( formerly known as Mt Olympos in mythology ) await for you. The last days hike to Gelidonya Lighthouse has a beautiful coastal view.
Participants will enjoy the trails along the pine forests and Mediterranean bays. You will be amazed by the wonderful views while witnessing the tranquil and peaceful environment.

Tour Itinerary
Day 1: Meet at Antalya Airport. Transfer to Phaselis Ancient City – Trek from Ulupinar to Cirali over eternal flames
Day 2: Cirali – Olympos Ancient City – Musa Mountain – Adrasan Bay
Day 3: Trek from Adrasan to Gelidonya Lighthouse – Transfer to Antalya Airport

 

The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • English and Turkish speaking tour leader
  • Private ground transfers as stated in the itinerary
  • Meals as stated in the itinerary
  • 2 nights accommodation in DBL / TWN HB basis
  • First aid kit
Whats not included in this tour.Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • Flights to / from Antalya Airport
  • Personal equipment
  • None stated meals
  • Demands out of the program
  • Alcoholic drinks and beverages
  • Entrance fee to sites, NPs
  • Tips

Single Supplement Charge:  250 TL

  1. Itınerary 3 Days

    Day 1:  Meet at Antalya Airport. Transfer to  Phaselis Ancient City – Trek  from Ulupinar to Cirali over eternal flames.

     

    We will meet you at the Antalya airport in the morning. After a short introduction about our itinerary and staff we will start driving to Phaselis Ancient city. A former Lycian harbour, Phaselis, has still some of the historical features standing such as the main agora.

    Then we will have a short drive to Ulupinar to have lunch. After lunch will hike up to the first eternal flames. Our hike will end up at Cirali Bay which is a nest of carettas.

    Late in the afternoon we will drive to our lodge for diner and overnight.

    App. Vehicle Transfer :2 hrs  30 mins.
    Included Meals: 
    Lunch – Dinner
    App. Hiking Distance: 8 kms
    App. Hiking Time: 
    3 hrs
    Altitude Differences: 75
    m up – 600 m down
    Terrain: 
    Uphill on easy trails in the forest, short step descents on rocky terrain.
    Accommodation: 
    Lodge

    Day 2: Cirali – Olympos Ancient City – Musa Mountain – Adrasan Bay

    We will start today’s excursion from our hotel in Cirali. We will walk along the bay of Olympos, and then head up to the mountain, Mt Musa. On our way we will see some of the ruins of ancient Olympos city. The forest has the most enriched population of sandal trees. We will hike up the trails among the sandal trees in the forest to the top of the mountain, and then have a gradual descent to Adrasan. A short transfer will take us to our lodge for dinner and overnight.

    App. Vehicle Transfer: 35 min.
    Included Meals: Breakfast – Lunch  – Dinner
    App. HikingDistance:18 km
    App. Hiking Time: 5 – 6 hrs
    Altitude Differences :600 m up – 600 m down
    Terrain: After an easy trek on the gravel beach ,uphill on easy trails in the forest, short step descents on muddy terrain.
    Accommodation: 
    Lodge

    Day 3: Trek from Adrasan to Gelidonya Lighthouse – Transfer to Antalya Airport

    One of the most scenic hikes of 500 km-long Lycian way is just a step ahead of us. We start our trek today from Adrasan and traverse the cliffs and hills covered with pine forest. Along the route we will have a nice view of several bays. We will descent to Gelidonya Lighthouse and have a picnic lunch on the terrace. We will have short walk down the trails to the coast and meet our vehicle to drive to Antalya Airport. En route we can stop by our lodge and prepare for our flight depending on the timing.

    App. VehicleTransfer:3hrs 30 min
    Included Meals: Breakfast – Lunch
    App. HikingDistance:19 km
    App. Hiking Time: 6 -7 hrs
    Altitude Differences : 650 m up – 600 m down
    Terrain: Easy paths  on earth terrain and some scree terrain.

Konaklama Bilgileri

 

A cozy small lodge with 12 rooms. The bungalows and main buildings are located in the heart of a green agricultural pomegrande land. You can take a glance at the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zIJHJ50waqs&feature=youtu.be