Lycian Way

The Program:

Day 1: Welcome to Fethiye! It's a great place to stay and enjoy a wonderful holiday.

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 transferred back to Yildirim Guesthouse. (B, L)

Day 3: We will have breakfast and 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). 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. We will stop for lunch on the way to an amazing view of the Turquoise Coast then head to Alinca. Bayram's Bungalows. (B, L, D)

Day 5: After breakfast at Bayram's we will 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 Gavurağlu, stopping for a picnic lunch along the way. Tonight we will have dinner and stay in. (B, L, D)

Day 7: Today we will visit the ancient city of Xanthos after another traditional breakfast at Gavuragi and picnic lunch along the way. You can visit the ruins of Xanthos before we take the minibus back to Yildirim Guesthouse. (B, L)