Walking the Lycian Way

Western Lycia

4 days of hiking on some of the Lycian Way’s most popular paths. Starting in Fethiye and ending in Sidyma, you’ll see high coastal views and witness traditional village life.

SEASON

March through May and September through beginning of December.

Duration

4 Days, 3 Nights

MEALS

3 Breakfasts, 2 Lunch Packs, 1 Dinner

Distance

55 km total hiking

AIRPORT

Dalaman Airport

1 Person

485

Per Person

2 Person

285

Per Person

4 Person

245

Per Person

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Itinerary

What to expect

DAY 1

Transfer. HIKE Fethiye –Kayakoy –Oludeniz (14 km, +/- 689 m)

The transfer will meet you at Dalaman Airport or Fethiye to take you to the beginning of the walk. The route starts from Fethiye’s boat marina and ancient theatre ascending past ancient Lycian tombs. The route continues on an old Greek cobbled road through the pines before descending into the fertile Kayaköy valley. After exploring the ghost town, continue on to the Blue Lagoon at Oludeniz, ending your hike with a swim by your hotel. 
NOTE: It is possible to do a shorter walk, starting from Kayakoy and ending in Oludeniz (7km). 

Overnight in Ecclesia Hotel, Oludeniz

DAY 2

Transfer. HIKE Ovacik –Kirme –Faralya (13 km, +941m – 969m)

15 min transfer to the beginning of the hike in Ovacık. The walk follows a forest road traversing the skirts of Mt. Babadağ with wonderful views of Oludeniz and the Blue Lagoon. The route continues up on a caravan trail and reaches Kozağaç and then Kirme. The trail begins to descend down past Kirme and reaches Faralya with views of the village and the sea beyond. 

Dinner & Overnight Montenegro Motel-  www.montenegromotel.com

DAY 3

HIKE Faralya-Kabak- Aktaş (10 km, +630m – 736m)

The day starts directly from the pension on a nice path above the cliffs of Butterfly Valley. The breath-taking view looks down onto the valley and the turquoise waters of the bay. The path traces the coast and reaches the small beach of Aktaş. After a swim and some tea by the forest cafe, the route carries on to Kabak Village. Set within a beautiful valley, Kabak is one of the most beautiful places on the coastline. You may also walk down to the sea for a swim if you’d like. 

Overnight in Olive Garden, Kabak 
http://www.olivegardenkabak.com

DAY 4

HIKE Kabak- Alınca; Boğaziçi – Sidyma (13 km, +750m, – 165m)

The day starts directly from the pension and follows a well defined caravan trail up through the valley. After a long and scenic climb, the route reaches the small village of Alınca. This is a nice place perched high up on a hillside with amazing views of the Seven Capes.  A short transfer (15 min) takes you to Boğaziçi, the route then continues uphill on the path to Dodurga/Sidyma. This is one of the few places where you can see a modern village built atop an ancient city. After the hike the transfer will take you back to the Dalaman Airport (2 hr).

Booking Details

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Includes

  • All Transport

    All transport during the walking program including transfers to and from Fethiye or Dalaman.

  • Meals

    3 breakfasts, 1 dinners, 2 lunches

  • Accommodation

    3 nights accommodation in standard quality hotels

  • Equipment

    We provide a link to Wikiloc app through which you can follow GPS coordinates, a detailed e-book outlining your tour program, with lots of pictures and relevant information. Participants are responsible for bringing their own hiking equipment such as boots, poles, hat, and backpack.

Excludes

  • Lunches and Dinners not listed above

  • Drinks at hotels or restaurants

  • Personal expenses

  • Flight tickets

  • Travel Insurance

  • Tips

Per Person Prices

  • 1 Person

    485
  • 2 person

    285
  • 4 person

    245

For different group sizes and prices, please contact us. 


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