- 6 easy walks (2-4 hours/day)
- Sea swim | snorkeling | organic farm | archaeological site tours
- Accommodations: Value (2-3 stars and casual inns).
Day 1: Transfer. On arrival in Dalaman airport you will be met by your driver and tour guide. We will transfer and check in our pension at Faralya (1 h).
Day 2: Kayakoy | Oludeniz. Transfer to village Kayakoy (1 h), the hike starts at Kayakoy where Anatolian Greeks lived until approximately 1923 and known as ghost town. The town, now preserved as a museum village, consists of hundreds of rundown but still mostly intact Greek-style houses and churches which cover a small mountainside. The trail leads us uphill of town. Get in to lightly forest follow goat path. Trail goes on with sea scenery, pass the cistern and carob trees. The trail starts downhill and then arrive the resort nearby Oludeniz (2.5-3 hrs walk). Transfer to beach by bus (1 km). After free time in beach, transfer back to Hotel. (1 h)
Day 3: Kozagac | Ovacik. Transfer to the village Kozagac (1.5 hrs). We will be the guests of the villagers, will try to make bread and have lunch in the village house. In the afternoon after a short transfer we start to walk by Lycian Way. The hike is in one of the most beautiful parts of Lycian Way by the view of Mediterranean and the small islands scattered on the water. The walk finishes with the impressive view of Oludeniz lagoon. (2-3 hrs walk). At the end of the walk we transfer back to Faralya (1 h).
Day 4: Sancakli Beach | Village Gey walk. After driving by the green houses and traditional villages along the Xanthos valley we get to Lycian Way. After seeing the old cistern; we descend to a secret beach; explore and swim in crystal waters. Then we then return to main trail (4 hrs). We walk along cliff tops to Gey village. Dinner is in a nice village house with locals.
Day 5: Pinara | Minare. Transfer to the ancient site of Pinara located high on the hills. The site has an impressive panorama of the Xanthos Valley. It is so exciting to explore the rock-cut tombs, agora and the theatre scattered in the nature. Short walk, down hill from Pinara to village Minare. After being guests of the villagers for lunch we head on to an organic farm. We do harvesting or help the farm works. After dinner in the farm we transfer to Kalkan.
Day 6: Delikkemer | Patara. We transfer shortly to the roman aqueduct that supplies water for the city. We walk back from the aqueduct to the ancient site of Patara and explore the ruins. (3-4 hrs walk). Trek ends with a free time in the beach.
Day 7: Hike on Taurus Mountains + Saklikent Gorge. Start to walk from ancient site Tlos down to Saklikent Gorge passing beautiful villages, Green Houses and farms (2 hrs). At the end of the walk Short transfer to Saklikent Gorge which is an extraordinary 17 mile-long canyon. Walk around the mouth of the canyon; or the more adventurous can hike further upstream in the ice cold waters. You can also do easy rafting (tubing) on the river in the mouth of the Gorge.
Day 8: Transfer to Dalaman. Transfer back to Dalaman Airport upon to the transfer time. End of Trip!
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