Hike the very best of the Lycian Way on this walking holiday in Turkey and explore fascinating ancient sites along the way.
This walking holiday along the spectacular Lycian Peninsula, offers that rare opportunity to hike through a timeless region whilst enjoying the very best trails on the Lycian Way. Here you’ll be immersed in an area brimming with ancient Lycian ruins, fragrant pine forest, sleepy hamlets and excellent local cuisine. The dramatic eastern part of the Lycian Way is one of Turkey’s most authentic regions, and here we’ll be treated to traditional family-run accommodation and tasty home-cooked food. Welcoming Antalya is the perfect start with its beautiful Ottoman houses, bustling harbour, ancient town and impressive town walls. Our walking trails start in Tekirova as we follow off the beaten track trails along the most dramatic sections of the Lycian Way. During the journey we’ll visit the ancient site of Olympos, hike up to the mysterious flames of the Chimaera, stroll along deserted beaches and swim in secluded bays. Finally we sail over the sunken city of Kekova and walk up to the spectacular hill-top castle of Simena. This Lycian Way walking holiday is perfect for anyone looking for beautiful coastal walking in an authentic region in Turkey.