GUIDED WALKING HOLIDAY IN BODRUM

Following the Ancient Carian Paths


5 DAYS WALKING AROUND THE BODRUM PENINSULA


Greetings of merhaba! (hello!) fill the air as you walk the countryside outside Bodrum. Splash in the Aegean Sea, then relax over a spread of Turkish specialties. Walk along inlets marking the shore of the neighboring Bodrum Peninsula. Veer away from the beach to enter a forest cloaking the hilly coastal range. Investigate the well-preserved CASTLE and remains of Carian settlement in Pedasa or Kirel. An easygoing walk past olive groves and vineyards takes you through forested hills down to the Aegean. Dip your toes in the sea or continue on two wheels, climbing to traditional hamlets. There will be beautiful panoramic views, goat paths, forrests, local life, untouched nature and many more. Our route can vary depending on your requests from 6 to 14 km. with ascending heights of 300 to 600 meters. After the walks there are possibilities of olive oil, wine tasting and watching the ladies weave carpets.
ITINERARY: On your arrival you will be picked up from the airport. Depending on arrival time we will have an information meeting on the arrival day or next morning.
Every walking day you will be picked up from the hotel and transfered to the starting points.
We will WALK 5 DAYS and 1 DAY FREE

Accomodation can be arranged. You just have to let us now what kind of an hotel you prefer.
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OUR WALKING ROUTES

Konacik + Pedesa + Bodrum The walking path that begins in the north of Bodrum heading to Pedesa and Gökçeler Castle has different alternatives for the return. Depending on the walkers there are 2 starting points. One from Konacik and the other one is Pedesa. This Route has a 360 degrees panorama of the peninsula.
Level of difficulty: GB 2 Total climb:390m Total descent : 485m Total: 8,2 km. 
Features: The path, which starts with a pleasant slope and has a view of Bodrum, goes through a valley and continues to Gökçeler. At the intersection of the valleys facing the north and south west there is a historic castle and buildings around it that were built by the Leleg..

Bodrum Panorama Walk This route starts from entrance of Bodrum . Then along beautiful panoramic paths to Yaliciftlik. Level of difficulty: GB 2 Total climb: 350m Total descent: 400m Total: 15 km Features: The path leads through natural beauties with views of Bodrum City, And then passing ancient ruins with ending at Yaliciftlik beach. After the beach stop we will visit Bodrum Wineyard to taste some nice own brand Wines.

Kirel + Sibda + Black Mountain This route starts from Dagbelen . Then through ancient paths to Karadag mountain with its ancinet fortress walls. Then to the abandoned village of Kirel.
Level of difficulty: GB 3 Total climb: 335m Total descent: 505m Total: 12 km Features: The path leads through natural beauties to the village of Sandima, which allows you to see what life on the peninsula was like in the past as it is abandoned and untouched by progress. There are panoramic views from the top of mountain almost 360 degrees. It is worth seeing the Ancient site of Kirel.

Yenikoy + Etrim Forest Road The walk begins at Yenikoy - Mazi road and, goes through forest pads. The Walk has a total ascent of 211.08 m and has a maximum elevation of 511.58 m. Level of difficulty: GB 3 Walk duration: 15.5 km. You will see the big valley from above and pass some untouched villages with ending at Etrim where we will visit the village and watch the villagers weaving carpets. And of eat some delicious organic snacks.

Yaliciftlik - Kargicik The walk begins at Yaliciftlik road and, goes through forest pads to the top of mountain near Sea Garden resort. Then continues along the ancient lelegian paths to Kargicik beach where we can swim And then we follow the path along the beach back to Yalicftlik. The Walk has a total ascent of 300.4 m and has a maximum elevation of 302.48 m. After the walk there will a short visit to the Olive oil factory. Level of difficulty: GB 3 Walk duration: 9 km.

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