1 Week Walking Holiday

WALKING THE PENINSULA

There are more than 7 ancient Carian routes on and around the peninsula. 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 climb to traditional hamlets.

WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accomodation Bed and Breakfast, Airport Transfers, Transfers from hotel to walking routes and back and Guiding.

WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED
Accomodation Bed and Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and drinks
Izmir or Dalaman airports extra charge
ACCOMODATIONS CAN BE ARRANGED

Itinerary

  • TRANSFERS FROM BODRUM AIRPORT
  • 05 APRIL Arrival and Info evening
  • 06 APRIL Sibda-Pedesa-Bodrum walk. Free in the afternoon.
  • 07 APRIL Yali-Kargicak walk. Free in the afternoon.
  • 09 APRIL Feslegen-Bozalan walk. Free in the afternoon.
  • 10 APRIL Organic brunch in Etrim village. Visit the olive oil factory and the Bodrum Winery. Shopping in Bodrum
  • 11 APRIL Oren-Akbuk walk. Free in the afternoon.
  • 12 APRIL Bagarcik-Heraclia walk.
  • 13 Departure.
  • Sibda - Pedesa - Bodrum 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: Medium Start 283m. Max 597m Gain 576m. Total distance 15km. Features: The path leads through natural beauties to the ancient settlement of Sibda with a panoramic view. There are panoramic views from the top of mountain almost 360 degrees. Then we will go through mountain paths to ancient Pedesa where we will visit the Acropolis. And then we will walk to Bodrum.

    Yali – Kargicak – Kisebuku This walk starts from Yaliciftlik and follows the ancient Carian routes up to 302m with great views. Then to Kargicak beach. Afterwards we will walk along the sea with some climbs to ancient Kisebuku with some church remains are still existing.Start 57m Max 302m Gain 447m Total Distance 13km.

    Feslegen - Bozalan The walk begins at Feslegen plateau and goes through forest pads to the top of the cliff looking down to Gokova bay where you can see te ruins of an old Carian settlement.Then continues along the ancient lelegian paths down to Bozdogan village famous for it's hand made carpets. Start 500m Max 701m Up 209m Down 579m Total Distance 14km

    Oren - Akbuk The walk begins at Feslegen plateau and goes through forest pads to the top of the cliff looking down to Gokova bay where you can see te ruins of an old Carian settlement.Then continues along the ancient lelegian paths down to Bozdogan village famous for it's hand made carpets. Start 2m Max 554m Gain 781m Total Distance 14km

    Ancient Kings Road, HERACLIA After an one and half hour drive the walk begins at Bagarcik at 676m. Then we go up to 933m with great views over Bafa Lake. And then we start to descend to Kapikiri (ancient Heraclia ad Latmos). Start 676m Max 933m Gain 363m Total Distance 15km

    Etrim Nature Restaurant and Village Breakfast Etrim Village is an ideal setting if you want to feel the unchanged village life and tast delicious organic food. Olive Oil Tasting and visiting the Bodrum Winery.

    Possible Hotels

    ASMIN HOTEL Eventhough our hotel is located in the midst of the hustle and bustle of Central Bodrum our location and setting offers an oasis of peace and tranquility. We are within walking distance of the Marina, Bodrum Castle Museum, Bus Station, Banks, famous bars and nightlife of Bodrum and public institutions.We are open throughout the year.
    We have been in operation since 1993 under the name of Say Hotel in 2010 we underwent an extensive refurbishment and rebranded the hotel with the name ASMİN HOTEL. Our hotel has 24 deluxe rooms, an adult and children swimming pool, pool bar, Turkish bath & sauna and restaurant.

    ZEST HOTEL Located directly on the beach, with magnificent views of the bay and towards the Greek island of Kos. ZEST EXCLUSIVE HOTEL is a family run boutique property offering comfortable modern accommodation with a warm, friendly atmosphere. Consisting of 22 Deluxe rooms and 2 Suite rooms with full panoramic views of the Aegean. Complimentary wireless internet is provided in all rooms and common space throughout the hotel and various live music groups are featured during the summer months. Whether you choose to soak up the sun on the beach, relax by the infinity pool or recline on one of the comfy chairs by the bar you will thoroughly relax and enjoy your time spent at Zest Exclusive Hotel. Zest Exclusive Hotel is only 10 Km from the lively centre of Bodrum and 40 Km from Bodrum Airport.


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