In a group of up to 18 people, you will travel to a charming seaside village where you will discover a completely different Turkey. Relax on one of the best beaches in the country. Climb to the fire-breathing Chimera, Mount Yanartash. Explore the ancient pirate city of Olympos. And you will learn about the turtles, thanks to which this place remains a zone of idyllic relaxation. Group excursion Duration 8 hours Group size up to 18 people Children Allowed with children How it goes By bus € 35 per person
What awaits you
Cirali: heavenly delight You will visit a quiet and slightly sleepy village surrounded by high mountains, surrounded by greenery of pine trees and fruit trees - lemons, oranges, pomegranates. Only half a thousand people live here, the usual buildings are houses with orchards and scurrying chickens, provincial shops and no public transport. A walk through such a place will open up an unusual facet of Turkey. And on the deserted beach, beautifully framed by a mountain ridge, lovers of a peaceful holiday will enjoy themselves
Caretta-Caretta turtles You will learn about the loggerheads, or loggerhead turtles, that come here to lay their eggs. We will tell you how the territory of the village is protected for the sake of animals from the Red Book, what restrictions and prohibitions exist here
Lycian heritage Let's also talk about the section of the famous Lycian Trail passing through Cirali - a popular trekking route that crosses the territory of the ancient state of Lycia. At the southern end of the village you will learn about the history of the pirate Olympos, founded in the 4th century BC. e. And explore the ruins of the city with preserved residential buildings, Roman baths, a church, a fountain and Lycian tombs
Yanartash, or "Burning Rock" In addition, you will visit a place that has terrified people for many centuries, especially at night. Listen to the legend about the mythical fire-breathing monster Chimera. And appreciate the effect of underground gas blowing out flames right on the rocks in the gorge.
- The price includes transfer from the hotel (or place by agreement) and back, as well as lunch (soup, main course and salad)
- Drinks during lunch and personal expenses are paid separately
- The excursion for you will be led by me or another guide from our team
Start of the excursion in the hotel lobby or by appointment. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.