ANTALYA AREA TOURS
Daily sightseeing, historical day tours and excursions of old Antalya, Termessos, Perge, Aspendos, Side, Pamukkale and other activities such as boat tours and rafting around Antalya, Turkey.
ANTALYA OLD CITY TOUR (FULL DAY) GROUP TOUR
The Antalya City Tour starts at approximately 09.00. We will visit the old part of Antalya called Kaleici, with the gate of Hadrian, the Clock Tower, Fluted Minaret, Palm Street and the ancient harbor. Also the Hidirlik Tower with a view over the bay. There are many beautiful old houses in Kaleici. Then we will visit Duden II waterfall and also the Antalya Archaeological Museum. After lunch, we will visit the Yeni Halk Pazari with its many local shops. Arrive back at the hotel around 16.30.
PRICE: 55 EURO PER PERSON – LUNCH INCLUDED – INQUIRE FOR DEPARTURES
TERMESSOS TOUR (FULL DAY) GROUP TOUR
Pick up from your hotel around 08:30 and we will drive to Termessos, which is located on the slopes of Gulluk Mountain around 1000 meters above sea-level. Termessos was inhabited by an indigenous people called the Pisidians who were noted for their ferocity. The city is mentioned during the time of Alexander the Great. Although not conquered by Alexander the city gradually became Hellenized adapting Greek culture and language. We will hike for about 45 minutes and see the impressive theater built during this period, also the Odeon, necropolis, watchtowers, temple and water cisterns. We will also make a visit of the Duden waterfalls which spring from a high rock face and pour into the sea. *This tour is advisable for people in good physical condition only – take good walking shoes and a supply of water.
PRICE: 50 EURO PER PERSON – LUNCH INCLUDED – INQUIRE FOR DEPARTURES
PERGE, ASPENDOS, AND SIDE (FULL DAY) GROUP TOUR - DAILY DEPARTURES
Pick up from your hotel around 7.30. We will visit Perge, which was originally settled by the Hittites around 1500 BC and was one of the largest ancient cities in the Pamphylia region. We will visit the impressive colonnaded street, baths, nymphaeum, stadium, Hellenistic gate and agora and see the fountain of the River God, where waters once poured down the center of the city. We continue to Aspendos to see one of the best-preserved amphitheaters in the world which has a capacity of 15,000 spectators. After a shopping break continue to Side where you will have time to discover the ancient road, museum and the picturesque Athena Temple or just spend time in the town (no entry fee included for Side) and then you will visit Kursunlu Waterfalls. Return to your hotel around 18.00.
PRICE: 55 EURO PER PERSON – LUNCH INCLUDED
MYRA, CHURCH OF ST. NICHOLAS AND KEKOVA BOAT TOUR
MON – WED – FRI – SUN DEPARTURES FROM 1 APRIL - 1 NOV
Departure around 6.30 from your hotel. We will drive along the scenic coast and take a break at Hawk’s Peak in Kumluca. We will continue on to Myra where we will visit the Lycian tombs and ancient theatre, as well as the Church of St. Nicholas (Santa Claus). In the afternoon we will cruise to Kekova, a peaceful group of picturesque islands well scattered with very distinct rock sarcophagi and ancient houses submerged under the clear water. From the boat you will see the quaint village of Simena with its stone houses covered in bougainvillea, and the castle. There will be opportunities for swimming. Return to your hotel around 19.30. Lunch is included.
PRICE: 55 EURO PER PERSON – LUNCH INCLUDED
BOAT TOUR FROM KEMER ANTALYA
DAILY DEPARTURES IN SUMMER SEASON
Leave from the hotel at around 8.00 and head to Kemer Marina, where we will board a beautiful wood gulet. We will pause for a photo at Ayisigi Bay and the Pirates cave with a swimming break. Lunch will be served on the boat in or near Phaselis Bay. Phaselis was founded as an important trading port in the 7th century BCE and the ruins are surrounded by peaceful pine groves with a breath-taking view of the Taurus mountains in the distance (Entry fee to Phaselis ancient site is not included). Relax, swim and sunbath on the boat throughout the rest of the day while cruising by beautiful scenery, islands, pine groves, rocky coves and the Taurus mountain hinterland. Return to Kemer and transfer to your hotel at around 17.30 - 18.30. Lunch is included.
PRICE: 40 EURO PER PERSON – LUNCH INCLUDED
PAMUKKALE AND HIERAPOLIS TOUR FROM ANTALYA (FULL DAY)
TUE – THU - SUN DEPARTURES FROM 1 APRIL - 1 NOV
Departure around 7:00 from your hotel. Drive through the Taurus Mountains arriving in Pamukkale/Hierapolis.Visit the snow-white limestone terraces of Pamukkale that were formed by the rejuvenating thermal waters of the area. Then continue on to the ancient city of Hierapolis, founded in 190 BC by Eumenes of Pergamon. We will visit the extensive ruins of Hierapolis, including the ancient theatre and necropolis. There is a chance to swim in a thermal pool (entry fee not included) and we will stay at the sight approximately 4 hrs, then. after a shopping break we head toward Antalya. Arrive back at around 22.00. Dinner and entry fee included, lunch is not included. **Please note that driving distance each way from Antalya is approximately 4 hours.
PRICE: 55 EURO PER PERSON
KOPRULU CANYON RAFTING TOUR (FULL DAY) GROUP TOUR - DAILY DEPARTURES MID-APRIL TO END OCTOBER.
Leave the hotel at around 8.30- 9:00. We will spend the day rafting down the easy rapids in Koprulu Canyon while enjoying the picturesque view of the gorge and the beautiful ancient Roman stone bridge that gives this national park its name. The rafting tour includes a barbeque lunch on the banks of the river. Return to the hotel is around 18.00-19.00.
PRICE: 35 EURO PER PERSON – LUNCH INCLUDED
JEEP SAFARI (FULL-DAY) GROUP TOUR
TUE – WED – FRI – SAT MID APRIL - NOVEMBER
This is a tour for those who really want to go off the beaten track! On this self-drive jeep tour, we will depart from Kemer at around 8-9 in the morning. At the beginning of the trek, we will get into a convoy of jeeps which are self-driven, or you can hop into a jeep driven by another guest or one of our guides. The Jeep Safari will take us through quaint villages and the ever-changing landscape of the Taurus Mountains, plus give the even more adventurous a chance to do some off-road driving. There is also an opportunity to swim in the river. This is a chance to see views of the area that visitors seldom see. After the Jeep Safari, you will return to your hotel by around 18.30.
PRICE: 50 EURO PER PERSON – LUNCH INCLUDED
DIVING AROUND ANTALYA (FULL-DAY) GROUP TOUR - DAILY DEPARTURES
Antalya is known for its excellent diving, with over 40 m visibility and diverse marine life. Our daily diving tour will depart from the hotel at about 8.00 and take us on 2 dives. Buddies and locations will be chosen based on the level of expertise. Those not wishing to dive are welcome to join as a yacht tour. Besides diving, you will be able to swim and sunbathe at your leisure. We will return to the hotel at around 18.30.
PRICE: 65 EURO PER PERSON – LUNCH INCLUDED
QUAD SAFARI - DAILY IN SEASON
The Quad Safari is a great way to see different terrain around Antalya. Weather conditions and time permitting, we will visit diverse areas of Antalya on all-terrain vehicles, including a river bed in Tasagil, Goynuk Canyon and the Kesme Strait in Kemer. Times of pick-up and arrival will be confirmed upon booking. Lunch NOT included.1.5 - 2 Hour Quad Safari: 65 EURO PER PERSON
ANTALYA TURKISH NIGHT (EVENING) – NIGHTLY IN SEASON
No trip to Turkey would be complete without experiencing an evening of traditional music and dance. The Turkish Night includes folk dances from different regions around Turkey and belly dancing. A delicious traditional Turkish dinner and unlimited local drinks are included. Pick up and drop off from the hotels are included.
PRICE: 40 EURO PER PERSON
Children 0-2 Free (No Seat)
Children 3-7 50% discount
No child discount on Jeep or Quad Safari