LYCIAN WAY TREKKING FROM KAS 3 NIGHTS – 4 DAYS
Dalaman Airport / Antalya Airport
Hotels / Ports
DAY 1: Xantos Ancient City -Çavdır-Üzümlü Village 13 km
200 m ascent -5 hours walking
We start our walk from Çavdır village with a visit to the ancient city of Xantos, the first capital of the Lycian Civilization. We walk with a view on the Kınık plain on the waterway built to meet the drinking water needs for Xantos in the 2nd century. We complete our walk by passing the original old waterway and aqueduct through Çayköy and Üzümlü villages. We move to our hotel in Patara village for accommodation!
DAY 2: Saribelen-Gökçeören Walk 13 km
300 m ascent -200 m descent -5-6 hours
With a short transfer, we reach the starting point of our walk to Sarıbelen.
In the beginning we use a dirt tractor road used by the nomads (yörükler) and reach the path with a view of Kalkan and the islands. Now that we have left the center of Kaş and Kalkan, we see 1-2 nomadic groups (yörük obaları) and walk on a flat latitude to Gökçeören, intertwined with nature. After finishing our walk in Gökçeören at an altitude of 900 ,we explore the village. We drive back to Patara to our hotel and explore Patara Ruins. Those who wish to end the day with a swim in the fine sandy Patara Beach in the evening can do that!
DAY 3: Kas Limanagzi- Ufakdere-Uzumludere 15 km
200 m descent -200 m ascent
After a 40-minute transfer to Kaş, we start the walk from Limanağzı. Seeing the Limanağzı Rock Tombs, we proceed through the forest path. As we move forward, we will be enchanted by the wonderful landscapes, and we walk parallel to the sea with a Meis Island View. We can say that this walk, where we can see Meis Island closely, is one of the most beautiful tracks.
After reaching Ufakdere and our walk ends with a sea break at the end of the day in Üzümlüdere!
DAY 4 : Apollonia-Aperlai Bay Walk— 9 km -4 hours -150 m descent
Half-Day Kekova Sunken City Boat Tour
OPTION: Those who do not want to participate in the walk CAN PASS ON THE BOAT!
We start our walk from Apollonia with a short transfer from the hotel. After the hiking trail in the forest (which we start after a scrub vegetation area), we see the view of Aperlai Bay and reach the ancient ruins of Aperlai (Castle, ancient tombs, cistern, Aperlai bay).
Aperlai is one of the ports where valuable purple color is produced from snails in ancient times. Paints of purple colored fabrics and other purple materials were obtained from this area. In that period a bad smell spreaded around due to production. We can still see some remnants. We go to our boat which waiting for us.
We take a trip with the Kekova sunken city boat tour. We take our breaks in Tersane Bay, Kaleköy, the sunken city, Hamidiye Bay.
DepartureKAS - LYCIAN WAY
IncludedAccommondationAll Museum TicketsMealsPersonal GuideTransportation/Car
Not IncludedFlightguletTypical SouvenirWineYacht