JEEP EXPEDITION IN LYCIAN REGION

9 Days / 8 Nights

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Mr. Ali Cakar

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Tour Rates

MAY – JUNE - OCTOBER

Type

In Double Room

Single Suppl.

Price

620 USD

100 USD

JULY - AUGUST - SEPTEMBER

Type

In Double Room

Single Suppl.

Price

670 USD

100 USD

This tour is only available with minimum 6 participants.

Tour and Tour Information are subject to change.

This is a breathtaking way to travel in Turkey. These come with drivers, or you can drive yourself. You will make lifelong friends and have adventures that we don't even know yet! The itinerary includes historic sites, 20km beaches, mountains, plateaus, shopping, and lakes, rivers, swimming, amazing food and Dalyan.

Day 1 - Istanbul

Arrive in Istanbul.  Meet and greet at the airport, transport to the hotel.

Day 2 - IstanbulDalaman - Dalyan (B) (L) (D)

Morning Tour of Topkapi Palace then to Grand Bazaar (Covered Bazaar) and Sultan Ahmet. Walking tour of Sultan Ahmet area including Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque and Underground Cistern. Flight to Dalaman. Transfer to Hotel.

Day 3 – Dalyan - Patara  (B) (L) (D)

Introduction to the team and briefing. Start from Dalyan and travel to Kayakoy ghost town of 2000 deserted houses. Lunch is at the ghost town, and then on to Santa Claus’ birthplace, Patara, with its 20km long beach of white sand. Overnight in a hotel in Patara, a small town with some superb Lycian ruins and surrounded by fertile cornfields and tomato plantations.

Day 4 – Xanthos - Saklikent (B) (L) (D)

Visit Xanthos, the capital city of the Lycian empire and then on to the magnificent Saklikent canyon. Trek up the canyon, with the walls towering 300m up on either side. Drive up to the 2100m plateau under Ak mountain with its 3016m peak. On this special 1 mile wide plateau, surrounded by lunar like mountain scenery, meet the mountain people of the families who live here in the summer. Set tents up near a cold spring on the plateau, and then have a huge fire with lamb grill. Sleep on plateau under the shooting stars (guaranteed).

Day 5- Uzumlu – Akkopru - Dalaman (B) (L) (D)

Early morning trekking on the cool plateau, then set off for Tlos, a very ancient city renowned for having so many rock tombs and ruins from Byzantine, Lycian, Roman and Medieval times. Next visit Uzumlu for tea and shopping, a special old town with many very old houses precariously holding themselves up, visit inside the old town mosque. Drive up to 1400m Karabayir plateau and have lunch. Drive down to the doomed village of Akkropru and camp by the large Dalaman river with a huge bonfire.

Day 6- Koycegiz (B) (L) (D)

Scenic mountain road to one of the most special and secret places in Turkey, Eagle lake. This lake is in an extinct volcano at around 2100m high and is bordered by grassy banks. The view is of the panoramic Golgeli mountain range surrounding you. Here we stop and have a large picnic lunch. Then on to Agla village with its view over 12km long Koycegiz lake and the surrounding fertile plains, we spend the night in a tent by Agla lake. For dinner there is special Turkish BBQ.

Day 7- Dalyan   (B) (L) (D)

Morning drive to Agla village for some tea and then to Old Koycegiz and look at the old Byzantine houses. Drive up the Yuvalakçay river to the source, an icy cold spring surrounded by vertical cliffs and covered by ancient hollow tress. Lunch at a restaurant built new every year on top of the river. Drive down to the coast to tiny Asi koy beach for swimming, then drive up to a viewpoint 600m above Turtle beach and see the delta winding below. Then back to Dalyan.

Day 8- Boat Tour - Caunos (B) (L) (D)

In the morning we go for a boat tour along the river in Dalyan. See the rock tombs, Turtle beach and Caunos. After shopping for souvenirs, have a Turkish hamam. Evening farewell party in Dalyan.

Day 9- Dalyan - Dalaman  (B) (L) (D)

Reluctantly, we say good-bye and transfer back to the airport.

What is Included:  

What is not Included:

  • Accommodation in camp-village houses, plus 5 nights in hotels.

  • All domestic flight/s mentioned on the itinerary.

  • All meals mentioned on the itinerary (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)

  • All transfers mentioned in the itinerary.

  • English speaking, government licensed, professional tour guide.

  • Comprehensive sightseeing as specified in the itinerary

  • Local taxes & service charges

  • Luggage and Port rage tips

  • Baggage handling at the airports.

  • Entry fees to sites and museums

  • Tips to restaurants and hotels

  • Travel documents kit

  • International flights.

  • Tips to bus driver & tour guide.

  • Expenses of personal nature such as beverages, laundry, phone calls at the hotels.

  • All services which are not specifically mentioned.

  • Airport taxes or visa fees.

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