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Turquoise Coast Adventure Holiday

This two week adventure in Turkey allows us to uncover beautiful landscapes and the rich history of ancient Lycia. Canoe from the ancient city of Xanthos, discover hidden beaches along the coastline, sea kayak over sunken ruins and explore ancient villages in the Taurus Mountains. The first week is based in the harbour town of Kas with its cobbled streets and street cafe culture followed by a week sailing along the coast on a traditional gulet.

Tour Highlights

  • Canoeing - Down the Xanthos River
  • Sea kayaking - Over the ruins in Kekova Bay, and visiting a medieval castle there
  • Snorkelling - In sandy bays
  • Swimming - Opportunity to swim everyday
  • Sailing on a traditional style wooden gulet - Seven nights cruising along the beautiful shoreline of
  • Turkey's Turquoise Coast, doing as much or a little as you like

Itinerary

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  • 1
    Join tour at Dalaman Airport

  • 2
    Full day boat trip from Kas

  • 3
    Walks in the Taurus Mountains

  • 4
    Free day; optional trip to Meis

  • 5
    Visit Xanthos; canoe trip down Xanthos River to Patara

  • 6
    In Kas; optional trip to Myra

  • 7
    Sea-kayaking to Kekova Island

  • 8
    Drive to Fethiye and board Gulet

  • 9
    Riverboat to Caunus; gulet to Yassica Island

  • 10
    Sail to Gemiler Island via Tersane and Batik Hammam

  • 11
    Cruise to Kalkan; optional visit to Xanthos and Saklikent Gorge

  • 12
    Sail to Kekova

  • 13
    Optional Sea-Kayaking; sail to Kas

  • 14
    Westward sail towards Fethiye

  • 15
    Tour ends Fethiye

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Why Book this tour
This holiday allows you the opportunity to explore the region with visits to local villages as well as enjoying a number of arranged activities including; sea kayaking, canoeing and a boat trip. With a great price, you can take your family on an active adventure to an interesting country which also offers time sailing along the Turkish coast in the Meditarrean with stops off at historic ruins and the option to kayak, and walk amongst the history of the country. Our vessel is the gulet boat, a traditional Turkish boat that now cruises along the coastal treats of this great country.
Included meals 13 9 7
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Minimum Age
From 8 years
Transport
Bus, Boat
Accommodation
7 nights Standard Hotel
7 nights Simple Boat
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Local Guide(s), Boat Crew, Explore Tour Leader(s), Activity Guide(s), Cook
Group Size
Generally 10 - 16