Saklikent Gorge Tour from Fethiye Oludeniz Hisaronu
So what is guided tour to Saklikent gorge from Fethiye, Hisaronu, Calis and Oludeniz? A winding road through the valley and the mountains will take us to the ancient Lycian city of Tlos near Saklikent which was built by the Hittites and is mentioned in the writings of the 14th century BC In times of Lycia it was one of the most important cities. It merged together three eras - the ancient Lycian tombs carved into the rock, Agora and amphitheater built by the Romans at the foot of the mountain and finally the ancient Ottoman fortress of Bloody Ali at the top. According to legend the Bellerophon and his winged horse Pegasus lived here. Tlos necropolis is considered to be a royal shrine of Belerophon. According to mythology he was famous for having killed a terrible monster - Chimera and then established a royal dynasty that ruled Tlos. In Tlos you can see the remains of luxury homes and baths that in ancient times were covered with vines. So this tour to Saklikent canyon from Oludeniz, Fethiye or Hisaronu will be informative and entertaining for fans of history. The distance from Fethiye to Saklikent Gorge is 40 km, from Oludeniz to Saklikent is 50 km, from Hisaronu to Saklikent Gorge is 45 km.
After a visit to Tlos on our Fethiye Saklikent gorge tour from Oludeniz Hisaronu Calis we will come to Fethiye Yakapark trout farm. Here among the maze of narrow paths and pools with crystal clear water with splashing trout you will taste dinner cooked in the best traditions of national Turkish cuisine. Restaurant Yakapark near Fethiye is literally buried in verdure so you will definitely love to be there especially in hot summer day - it will be real highlight of Saklikent - Tlos - Yakapark tour.
And at the end of our Saklikent tour from fethiye - Oludeniz - Hisaronu we will come to the mysterious Saklikent Gorge which means "The Lost City" in translation from Turkish. Saklikent Canyon near Fethiye has a height of 300 m and a length of 18 km. It is the longest canyon in Turkey and the second-longest in Europe. Saklikent Turkey is now a national park and has the area of 12,390 hectares. There is lot of healing clay which has a rejuvenating effect in the gorge. You will be able to penetrate into the heart of the mountains where the bizarre rocks envelop by cool even when there is heat outside. Lost City beckons you further and further into the fascinating rocks until they virtually link up over your head. In the Saklikent national park you can raft down a mountain river. This wonderful Hisaronu Saklikent gorge tour from Fethiye Oludeniz Calis will delight fans of history as well as adventure lovers!
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What is included to the Saklikent gorge tour from Fethiye Hisaronu Oludeniz Calis: transportation, entrance fees to the Tlos, lunch, professional guide service and insurance.
Extra charges: drinks, Saklikent gorge entrance fee (6.00 TL in 2016).
You need to bring: bathing suit, sunglasses accessories, camera, money for drinks and Saklikent entry.
Pick up time: Oludeniz 8.00 am, Hisaronu 8.30 am, Ovacik 8.35 am, Fethiye 8.30 am, Calis 9.00 am
Duration: 10 hours.
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