Lycia is the historical name of the Tekke Peninsula, which juts into the Mediterranean on Turkey’s southern coast. The Lycian Way is a 540 km, 29-day way-marked footpath around the coast of Lycia in southern Turkey, from Fethiye to Antalya. The trail consists mainly of Roman roads, old footpaths, and mule trails, often hard and stony underfoot, not suitable for mountain bikes.
What to see during the 9 Days Hiking Lycian Way from Antalya?
What to expect during the 9 Days Hiking Lycian Way from Antalya?
Day 1: Exclusive Trekking on the Lycian Way Tour – Arrival in Antalya
Upon arrival at Antalya airport, you will be greeted by your guide and get transferred to your hotel. All information will be given concerning your tour. Free day to explore the beautiful old city part of Antalya or you can enjoy your time on the beautiful beach of Antalya.
Overnight in Antalya.
Day 2: Aspendos Antique Cities, and Manavgat Waterfalls Tour
After breakfast, you will be picked up by your guide from the hotel to departure for Perge, Aspendos, and Manavgat tour Perge is an important city of ancient Pamphylia, originally settled by the Hittites around 1500 BC. St. Paul visited Perge on his first missionary journey. Next to Aspendos, which bears one of the best-preserved Roman theaters in Anatolia. After lunch, we will visit one of the best Waterfalls in the Antalya region. After the tour, you will be transferred back to your hotel.
Day 3: Trekking on the Lycian Way from Phaselis to Tekirova
Today’s walk is a short one, it might take 2 hours to walk the whole route and also 1 hour for the Phaselis ancient city visit. Trek will be usually in the pine forests, there will be an opportunity to swim in the ancient city. There is an entrance fee to the Phaselis but there is a chance that you may not pay it because you will enter the city on walking.
Overnight in Tekirova.
Day 4: Trekking on the Lycian Way from Tekirova to Cirali
After breakfast, we gear up and start our day. The Lycian way trek continues to Cirali along the turquoise coast. Cirali is a peaceful village between ancient Olympos and Chimaera. Overnight in Cirali.
Day 5: The Ancient City and Beach of Olympos
After Breakfast at the hotel. you will be transferred to Olympos Tree Houses. After check-in at our new hotel, we go Explore the ancient city and the Beautiful Beach of Olympos. Relax that day after your two days of trekking. Overnight in Olympos.
Day 6: Transfer to Kas and Kayak
After breakfast, we pick you up from the hotel and drive to üçağız village which is the starting point of paddling. In 30 minutes you will experience new adventures and explore sunken worlds. We start paddling from ucagız to Kekova sunken city, having a chance to stop and see sunken ruins by kayaks. Next, we will explore all of the Kekova coastlines and stop the Hamideye Bay for and swimming break. Finally, we paddle to Kalekoy (Simena) to have lunch and return back to üçağız, drive back to Kas.
Overnight in Kas.
Day 7: Transfer to Fethiye
After breakfast checks out, you will be picked up for your transfer direction Fethiye, by arrival you will be transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is yours and as well an opportunity to try out the best place for paragliding in Turkey. Overnight in Fethiye.
Day 8: 12 Islands Boat Tour
After Breakfast at the hotel, we pick you up from the hotel and transfer you to the boat at the Fethiye Marina.
Departure for a full day 12 Island boat tour, lunch on the boat, this is a day that you will fall in love with the turquoise blue, crystal clear Mediterranean Sea, I suggest you look around carefully on this tour you might see the dolphins, flying fish and even the sea turtles. Overnight in Fethiye.
Day 9: End of the tour, transfer to Antalya Airport
After breakfast and checking out of the hotel, we will transfer you to Antalya Airport.
Extra Tour Details
- Everyday departure (All year round)
- Duration: 9 days
- Groups / Private
What is included during the Excursion?
- Accommodation BB
- All sightseeing & fees mentioned in the itinerary
- Transfer service from Hotels & Airport
- Boat Cruise
- English Guide
- Beverage during the tour
- Flight tickets
- Tips to the guide&driver(optional)
- Personal expenses