Family Frolics in Lycia - Turkey Adventure Holiday
Turkey, Family, 8 days - from £795 (land only) - from €995 (land only) - from $1,390 (land only)
Day 1: Rendezvous at Dalaman Airport in the evening. A single group transfer will be provided to the group hotel in Dalyan. KE Land Only package services begin with this transfer and overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: This morning we visit the archaeological site of Kaunos, dating from 9th century BC, with its Acropolis, theatre, Roman baths and Temples. Continuing on we have a dip in the healing mud baths of Dalyan. After lunch we drive to the beach of Dalyan and explore the coast by boat. We visit Iztuzu beach famous for being a breeding area for the endangered Loggerhead turtle. Return to our hotel in Dalyan
Day 3: We start the day with a walking adventure in the Saklikent Canyon, one of the region's most spectacular natural wonders, with its 300 metre limestone walls and cascading rapids. Continue to the ancient city of Xanthos and the beautiful beach of Patara. Overnight at a hotel in Kas.
Day 4: A short transfer takes us to Ucagiz, where we start our sea kayaking experience. We paddle out to Kekova Island, with its sunken city. Lots of time for swimming and exploring ruins. Return to the hotel in Kas.
Day 5: Today we walk from Saribelen to Gokceoren. We pass through different terrain including verdant valleys, mountain ridges and fields (complete with with goat herders). We then return by vehicle to Kas and our hotel.
Day 6: Mountain biking on the Seyret Trail. We have a few challenging climbs and long downhills, mostly on forest tracks amongst cedar trees. There are fine views down to the Mediterranean Sea and of the Kas Peninsula. Transfer back to our hotel in Kas.
Day 7: Today we take a boat trip from Kas across the calm and clear waters. We have time to swim, snorkel and enjoy a barbecue lunch. In the afternoon we return to Kas, with time to explore this town before a last celebratory meal at the hotel.
Day 8: There is a single group transfer to Dalaman Airport in the morning, where KE Land Only package services end.