Visit Unesco's World Heritage Site, Longest Gorge and Longest Beachin Turkey
One of the best trips to explore the ancient land of Lycia. Our day starts with a visiting Xanthos, the first capital of the republic in the world and of the Lycian League. Our professional guide will tell the story of the freedom loving people in this Unesco World Heritage Site. Xanthos has well-preserved ruins and monumental tombs, among lovely scenery.
After exploring Xanthos, a short visit to C. W. A gives you an opportunity to learn about the history and craftsmanship of the famous Turkish carpets(optional).
Our next stop is the Saklıkent Gorge; the second-longest gorge in Europe. Alfresco lunch is served on the river. Trekking through the cool water between the walls or fun rafting can be organized at the gorge. Our last stop will be Patara beach, which is the longest sandy beach in Europe. You can swim there, relax or you can explore the ancient settlement at Patara.
PRIVATE FULL DAY Xanthos, Saklıkent Patara from Fethiye, Kalkan, Kas
The Full Day Private Tour includes:
Pick-up from Accommodation Place in Fethiye, Kalkan, Kas HOTELS
-Visit of Xanthos Ancient City (Unesco World Heritage Site)Visit the harpy monuments, teather and more.
-Visit The Longest Gorge in Turkey Saklıkent Canyon. Trekking in the clear water and an extra river fun rafting is possible at an extra cost.
-Lunch (if desired, extra cost)
-Patara Ancient City and the longest beach stop in Patara.
At the end of the tour, drive back to your location where the beginning of the tour. . . .
Special notes: Xanthos requires walking distances over uneven surfaces. the pace is slow and Shade is limited; please dress accordingly for the gorge trekking as well for the slippery limestone surfaces. Bring a hat and wear sunscreen and for Patara stop bathing suites will be useful for a swimming break.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Hotels & Villas in Kalkan, Kaş, Fethiye, Kekova and Dalaman Airport and Gocek Marinas
End location: Your prefered accamodation place or departure airport or marina
Duration: 8 hours 30 min.
We arrange our tours with 8 Seater 2012 model Volkswagen Caravella or 14 seater Volkswagen Crafter for the bigger groups.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
65 TL - 35 USD
1 USD = 2 lira
- Xanthos entry is 5 lira.
- Saklkent Gorge is 6 lira .
- Rafting at Saklıkent Gorge is 30 TL
- Lunch is around 20 lira if desired.
- And personal expences..