Hiking the carian trail Datca peninsula
Duration: 10 Days
Scale: 10 - 50 people
From: Datca, Turkey
Tour size: 30
Datca is a nice village with 30.000 inhibitants on the Datca peninsula ( half island) on the south coast in Turkey. Datca has a very mild climate and because it is based between the mediterrian and the Aegean sea there is always a nice sea breeze blowing
Hiking the Carian trail on the Datca peninsula. Datca is a nice place based between 2 seas , the mediterrian sea and the aegean sea that makes this half island a very nice place to hike on. Not only because of the nature but also the climate is very soft and even on hot days in summertime the wind is blowing a very comfortable breeze. So that makes this half Island the perfect place for our hiking holidays. Beauty from the nature , green from the woods, blue from the sea, lots of almond trees, olive trees, citrus fruit trees, fresh fruit all year long and a soft climat what else can we want.... On our ten day holiday you will stay in a 3 star hotel in Datca All hiking days you will be picked up from your hotel , you walk with your guide who shows you all nice places and assists you where necesarry and you will be brought back to your hotel at the end of the hiking day. Here is our program: Day one : your guide will pick you up from Dalaman airport and bring you to Datca the transfer time is about 2 hours and 15 minutes. the rest of day one you can spend by yourself Day two : After breakfast our driver will pick you up from your hotel and will bring us to the place where we will start our 10 km walk for this day : Karakoy - mill valey- Karrakoy marina. Today we will hike an off the road trail with just 2km asfalt out of 10 .A hilly landscape with a part sea vieuw, olive tree fields , a valley with old bakery mills , the village of karakoy where we can buy some water to continue our hike and the last part is to hike to the marina where a cup of turkisch tea is waiting for us as well as our driver who will bring you back to your accomodation in Datca Day three: After breakfast our driver will pick you up from your hotel and will bring us to the startpoint of this day: Burgaz Burgaz- Kizlan. Our hike will start at Burgaz palaia Knidos . The first settlement over 2300 years ago you will see some old ruins and stunning vieuws from the cliff ( nice pictures) towards the greek simi island. From here on we continue our path for a few kilometres near the sea and we will cross over some old paths , through a dry river towards the village of Kizlan. Kizlan has 6 old windmills ( nice pictures) and also time to drink some turkisch tea . From here on we are moving on to the village where we will walk off the road again towards gereme . The driver will pick us up from here and bring you back to your hotel. Day 4 : After breakfast our driver will pick you up from your hotel and bring you to the village of Hizirsah from where we will start today. Today we will see Turkisch village life , Olive oil fields, Mountains , a waterfall and on our way back an old greek church with an exhibition from the second ancient city Knidos. As well as a silk atelier where we will have a turkisch tea break in the lady her lovely garden , before we continue to eski Datca . The old datca is famous for a turkisch writer named Can Yucel . For us more important : in this village they sell nice goat milk ice creams ... You will have an hour free time to see eski Datca before the busdriver will pick us up and brings us back to the hotel. Day 5 : Free time, no hiking today , you can relax today or explore Datca with her nice restaurants at the seaside ....Or might want to go shopping to Marmaris by bus Day 6 : After breakfast our driver will pick you up from your hotel and bring us to the startpoint of this day Emecik. Today the complete day we will hike off the road. Bring your swimgear near you. We might want to jump in the sea to get rid off the dust. At the end off the day the driver will pick us up and bring us back to the hotel Day 7 : After breakfast our driver will pick you up from your hotel and will bring us to Belen where we will hike to the ancient city of Knidos , also called Cape Krio . The last point off the island We will have enough time to see knidos also ( 3 euro entrance fee ) or the ones who are not interested can have a tea on the terras at Knidos harbour . The busdriver will pick us up from here. Today is a heavy and long day to walk around 16 km Day 8 : After breakfast our driver will pick you up from your hotel and brings us to our startpoint from today , today we will hike to kargi a easy parcour with nice vieuws over Datca . Also today the driver will pick us up and return you back to your hotel in Datca Day 9: Free time , no hiking today . You can buy your last souvenirs and prepare yourself for your flight back home tomorrow . Day 10 : After breakfast our driver will pick you up from your hotel and bring you back to dalaman airport for your flight back home
Well-organized. Everything was great!
EVERYTHING! The tour guides were so insightful and pleasant to be with during our tours. They gave us great education on the history of the cities and made sure to give us great local recommendations on things to do and places to eat after the tours. The drivers and the boat captain were also incredibly friendly.Removed one destination from our itinerary and spent more time in each of the remaining destinations.9.2 / 102
- 07-14 days
- Group - Corporate
Enjoyable and Memorable
Our trip was absolutely amazing and definitely ‘an experience of a lifetime’. From our very first contact with this travel company, through the entire planning and booking process, and each aspect of the actual trip, the level of organization and service and professionalism exceeded our expectations.In reviewing our trip, we feel that the itinerary and pace were really well thought out and executed, so there is very little we would change.8.2 / 101
- 03-07 days
- Family & Friend
PERFECT HONEYMOON for us
Our tour guides were fantastic and made a big difference to our experience. It was a joy to use a flawless travel company. They arranged everything so we didn't have to worry about details.We were honestly so pleased with our trip that we don't think we would change anything.8.5 / 103
- 01-03 days
- Couples - Honeymooners
- Spa - Relax
From / per person
- Accommodation basing on twin-sharing with daily breakfast at 3* hotels.
- Private air-conditioned transfer.
- English or French-speaking guide service.
- Sightseeing, admission fees and entrance fees as specified.
- VAT and service charge.
- All meals and beverage unspecified.
- Travel insurance.
- All of airfares, airport tax, visa fee
- Personal expenses, optional visit and other services unspecified
- Surcharge for special occasion, gala dinner on Christmas, New Year,…
- 7 days prior to departure date: 100% of reservation cost + 20% air - ticket refund fee (if any)
- 8-14 days prior to departure date: 50% of reservation cost + 20% air - ticket refund fee (if any)
- 15-29 days prior to departure date: 25% of reservation cost + 20% air - ticket refund fee (if any)
- 30 or more days prior to departure date: 10% of reservation cost + 20% air - ticket refund (if any)