KARAÇAY TURIZM welcomes you to Fethiye and Turquoise Coast. We are delighted to invite you to join us on our many excursions around this most beautiful part of Turkey. Our company has been set up in such a way as to offer not only value for money tours but also to give a real insight into the culture and history of Turkey.
   
 
 
Dalyan Tour
 

Monday,Thursday, Saturday

Take the 1 hour 15 mins road journey to Dalyan, then step aboard covered boats to meander through the Dalyan River Delta,stopping at the Sulphur Mud Baths. After lunch we continue along the winding waterways through the reeded swamp-lands where ‘African Quenn' was filmed. Our very knowledgeable guide will give information regarding the 4th Century B.C. tombs which magnificently gaze down from the cliffs as you cruise cently by. We continue to Köycegiz Lake and the rest of the day will be spent lazing on Iztuzu Beach, whose golden sands are the breeding grounds of the Caretta-Caretta Sea Turtle.

 

PARAGLIDING

Everyday Experience the thrill of a life-time by taking a 40 miute Tandem Flight with our fully qualified pilots. At 6500ft, Mount Babadag (FAther Mountain), is the highest point on this coast and a flight from here offers the opportunity to take photographs unequalled anywhere else. It is possible to see the Island of Rhodes whilst soaring li Ke a bird, before making a safe landing on the beautiful Belcekiz Beach. Jump suit and helmet provided. Don't forget your cameara!!!

 

FETHIYE MARKET & KAYAKÖY (GHOST TOWN)

Tuesday

We will takie you to the bustling Tuesday Market in Fethiye reputed to be the largest open-air markt in the region. You will be amazed by the wide selection of goods on offer, from carpets to genuine ‘copy' designer fashion!!! After testing your !haggling' skills at the market we will drive to the willage of Kayaköy, 7 km from Fethiye. Perched on the hillside above beautiful and fertile green valley, the remains of this once thriving community of 6,500 (until 1912) always make a striking impression on tourists wise enough to embark on this tour. A barbeque lunch will be served whilst in Kayaköy.

 

KALKAN & KAS

Let us take you on a road trip to mthe delightful fishing town of Kalkan which lies to the east of Fethiye. You will enjoy exploring the many narrow cobbled streets or simply relax and order some refreshing drinks by the small harbour, where you can swim if the mood takes you. We prooced to Kas, a very scenic coastal town, whose Bougainville lined alley-ways offer the opportunity to browse the many boutiques to be found here. After lunch, we will g oto the secluded Kaputas Beach with its crystal clear waters and rugged scenic back-drop, the perfect cooling off spot before heading back to your hotel.

 

RHODES

Main Attraction: Place of Colossus of Rhodes. Rhodes Harbour. Shopping. Why not enjoy a taste of Grek hospitality during your Turkish holiday? Board the ‘flying Poseidon' hydrofoil in Fethiye harbour and 1 and half hours later step ashore the beautiful Greek Island of Rhodes where you can wander around the pretty old town and shop til you drop in the more modern part of town before leaving to arrive in Fethiye in the early evening.

HORSE RIDING

We will collect you from your hotel and take you to the stables in Ovacik from where you have a choice of different routes on our sure-footed horses. For those riders who like beautiful scenery, we will go to the lower slopes of Babadag Mountain, which overlooks Ölüdeniz and the unique Blue Lagoon giving fantastic photo opportunities. For more history minded equestrians the alternative is tor ide through Kayaköy (Ghost Town) with its many ruined houses which was a thriving town until 1912.

12 ISLANDS BOAT TRIP

Spend the day relaxing and enjoying the beautiful Turkish coastline as we cruise amongst the many islands that share our wonderful climate. We will stop at various bays and islands, swim, snorkel or just sunbathe. Lunch is included and is served on board.

SCUBA DIVING

The crystal clear waters which surround the Bay of Fethiye offer some of the best diving to be found anywhere. Beginners to fully experinced divers cannot help but be enthrralled by the sheer beauty of the dive sites to be explored. The ‘professional Association of Diving Instructors' 8Padi) and World Confederation of Sub-aquatic Activities' (CMAS) are both fully insured operators and provide all the training required according to your ability. The dive boats also have space for friends of divers who wish to ‘Bubble Watch' but not dive. Two dives, all equipment and lunch on board is included in the price.

RAFTING

Join us for a day of unforgettable fun and adventure on the Dalaman River to really bring out your ‘wild side' using inflatable rafts with experinced Professional guides. Starting beneath Akköprü (White Bridge), this is a really exhilalating adventure through the rivers canyons of grade 3-4 rapids. Have fun!!!

 

ÖLÜDENIZ BOAT TRIP

Afte pick-up from your hotel we will take you to Belcekiz Beach, the most photographed beach in the Mediterranean from where we will take the boat on a most memorable cruise visiting The Blue Cave, where you can swim in to the cave itself or just laze on the sun deck. After a short stop here, we cruise on to Butterfly Valley where you can walk a short distance into the valley and, if you are lucky, you may see the rare Tiger Butterfly. Luch will be served at Aquarium Bay after whichwe travel to St. Nicholas Island where you can see ruins and tunnels dating back to the Knights of St John. Moving on, we will take you to Cold Water Bay where cold underground streams flow into the warm sea making this the most refreshing swim you can have!!! Our last stop on this tour will be Camel Beach but you won't find any camels here. It takes its name from a camel shape on the hillside!

CAPPADOCIA

Nobody knows how many underground cities there are at this truly amazing site but it is estimated at 300. the dramatic landscape of Cappadocia is formed from tufaceous rock which made this subterranean lifestyle possible and the underground canals are stil used today for irrigation. Several underground cities are open to visitors the largest having 8 levels. Don't miss this unique experience!

MICROLIGHT FLIGHT

See if you can spot your hotel from this two-seater microlight airplane which offers you spectacular views of the resort. All our pilots are fully licensed professionals who will take you all over the area for some fantastic aerial snaps of your holiday resort.

TURKISH NIGHT

Make sure you come to this feast for the eyes very hungry as you will be given a buffet meal fit for a Sultan. Folk Dancing and exciting Belly Dancing are part of Turkey's national heritage and can be seen really up close and personal – you will be expected to join in the fun of this unforgettable night.

CANOEING

An exhilarating day of fun in the sun in our two man canoes on Xanthos River. Our guides will show you the natural wonders of some of the most unspoilt parts of Turkey. Transfer, instruction and equipment are all provided as well as a barbeque lunch.

TURKISH BATH

Another Turkish pass time is to relax and be rejuvenated in a Turkish Bath. You will be amazed what gets scrubbed off you by the olive soap in these beautiful marble steam rooms. Price includes transfer, foam and scrub.

EPHESUS & PAMUKKALE (2 DAYS HALF BOARD HOTEL INCL.)

Day 1 Celsus Library, Ephesus Breakfast will be enjoyed en-route to Ephesus. This 2000 year old Ionian refuge was the second largest city in the Roman Empire and is probably the best preserved ruined city in the world! As well an being the sitte of the Sevewn Churches of the Book of Revelations, other places to see are the Basilica of St John, the Temple of Isis, the very well preserved 2 storey Celsus Library and the Grand Ampitheatre which is even larger than the Parthenon in Athens! The final stop of day 1 will be a visit to what now remains of The Temple of Artemis, adjacent to ephesus-one of The seven Wonders of the Ancient World.

Day 2 Pamukkale (Cotton Castles) Set high amongst the mountains, overlooking Hierapolis the unique, natural, pool formations, created over millions of years by cascading calcium salts, offer the opportunity to paddle in the warm waters which have created this most beautiful fairy-tale setting. You can bathe in Cleopatra's Pool with its hot, natural, mineral waters. We will also visit the nearby ruins of Hierapolis where youi will be able to see examples of Roman architecture in the remains of the Spa Centre and The Necropolis, consisting of more than 1200 sarcophagi.

 

EPHESUS & PAMUKKALE
Day 1 Celsus Library, Ephesus Breakfast will be enjoyed en-route to Ephesus. This 2000 year old Ionian refuge was the second largest city in the Roman Empire and is probably the best preserved ruined city in the world!
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12 Islands Boat Trip

Spend the day relaxing and enjoying the beautiful Turkish coastline as we cruise amongst the many islands that share our wonderful climate.

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Paraglading
Everyday Experience the thrill of a life-time by taking a 40 miute Tandem Flight with our fully qualified pilots.
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