Day 1: Welcome to Fethiye! Join your fellow hikers and guide Omer at Yildirim Guesthouse and get ready for our amazing hike along the historic Lycian Way.
Day 2: After breakfast we will walk to the Greek ghost town of Kayakoy. We will stop and have a picnic lunch at a Turkish tea garden before touring the ruins. We will then walk to Oludeniz beach and the amazing Blue Lagoon, before being transfered back to Yildirim Guesthouse. (B, L)
Day 3: We will have breakfast then grab our packs and take a minibus to Ovacik, where we will set out on the Lycian Way. We will stop at the village of Kirme and have lunch with the imam (the prayer leader at the mosque). Then we will continue on the path to beautiful Faralya, where we will stop at George House for homemade dinner and to spend the night. Faralya overlooks the stunning Butterfly Valley. (B, L, D)
Day 4: This morning we will have breakfast at George House and take a packed lunch before hiking the path past the lovely Kabak bay. We will stop for lunch along the way with an amazing view of the Turquoise Coast then head to Alinca. Tonight we will enjoy dinner and stay at Bayram’s Bungalows. (B, L, D)
Day 5: After breakfast at Bayram’s we will again take a picnic lunch and hike our way to the village of Gey. We will stay at a village house this evening. (B, L, D)
Day 6: After a traditional Turkish breakfast we will walk to the lovely village of Gavuragili, stopping for a picnic lunch along the way. Tonight we will have dinner and stay in Gavuragili. (B, L, D)
Day 7: Today we will visit the ancient city of Xanthos after another traditional breakfast at Gavuragili and picnic lunch along the way. You can visit the ruins of Xanthos before we take the minibus back to Yildirim Guesthouse. (B, L)