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Solo Activity Holidays

Solo Activity Holidays

Solo Hiking and Biking Holidays Times have changed and ‘Going Solo’ no longer has the stigma it once had. Solo activity holidays are becoming increasingly popular. Whilst many people still look for package deals in the sun where they can relax and have fun with friends and family, the rise in those wishing to travel on their own cannot be ignored. I am one of those types of travellers. My first solo holiday was a trip to China way back…

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The Lycian Way Hiking Route

The Lycian Way Hiking Route

This year we are putting together notes for the whole of The Lycian Way Hiking Route. Here is a link to our webpage: https://lycianwayholidays.com/the-lycian-way-route/ The Lycian Way Hiking Route starts from Fethiye although the official start point is in Ovacik. In section 1 of The Lycian Way route we take you as far as Alinca. It’s a beautiful start to the route and passes through places such as Kayakoy, Faralya and Kabak. You will experience incredible views as hike up…

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Coronavirus and Lycian Way Holidays

Coronavirus and Lycian Way Holidays

Canceling your Lycian Way holiday with us Here is our blog on Wednesday 18th March 2020. It will provide some explanation about our business and our new cancellation policy since the outbreak of COVID–19. I will cover a little bit about how our small business works, the effect of the virus and our new cancellation policy. I think the first thing to say is that we are facing unprecedented times for our industry and an uncertain future ahead. I don’t…

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Lycian Way Update February 2020

Lycian Way Update February 2020

Welcome to our first Lycian Way update of the year. We are pleased to say that it is looking like being a busy year on The Lycian Way. We have welcomed our first guest from Switzerland who is hiking the whole route. This year winter has been mild so far and we have also experienced less rain than usual. January and February can be good times to walk on the route. You will almost certainly get some rainy days. Yesterday,…

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The Lycian Way Hiking Holidays

The Lycian Way Hiking Holidays

What’s happening at Lycian Way Holidays this year? Hello, Happy New Year & here is our first blog of 2020! At Lycian Way Holidays we are proud to say that this will be our 12th year of business. We are pleased to offer the best choice of Lycian Way holidays on our website. You can choose to walk anything from a few days to completing the whole Lycian Way route. You will find itineraries to suit different abilities. We have…

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Lycian Way Autumn 2019

Lycian Way Autumn 2019

A busy hiking season on The Lycian Way This Autumn we have been busier on The Lycian Way than in the previous 4 years. Guests have come from around the world to hike. It has been our pleasure to welcome them to Turkey. The hiking community is full of interesting and friendly people. Getting to meet so many makes our work so enjoyable. This Autumn we have welcomed Aussies, Americans, French, Spanish, Canadians & Brits to the beauties of The…

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5 Great Reasons to Choose The Lycian Way

5 Great Reasons to Choose The Lycian Way

Here are 5 reasons why you should choose Lycian Way holiday for your next hiking adventure: 1 scenery 2 History 3 The Hiking 4 The Climate 5 The hospitality 1 The Scenery. Mountains, turquoise sea, ancient olive groves, pine forests, deserted beaches and more. The scenery on The Lycian Way route is really awe inspiring. It feels like travelling back in time as the natural landscape is practically unchanged for millennia. 2 History. You will discover many ancient sites whilst…

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Finding your way on The Lycian Way route

Finding your way on The Lycian Way route

Why we recommend Lycian Way GPS Finding your way, Lycian Way GPS solves your challenges. Many of our guests have not been to Turkey before. Some also have not enjoyed a hiking holiday like The Lycian Way before. We get a wide range of questions about hiking in Turkey. Probably the most popular questions we get regularly asked at Lycian Way Holidays are: ‘How easy is it to navigate The Lycian Way route?’ Or ‘Will we get lost hiking The…

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Lycian Rock Tombs

Lycian Rock Tombs

Hiking on The Lycian Way Route The Lycian Way route is named after the ancient Lycia region and it’s people. As a result, many relics of the Lycian people remain visible today. When hiking on The Lycian Way route you will see many of these ancient sites and remains. In this blog we will look at the most common remains. These are The Lycian rock tombs and sarcophagi on The Lycian Way route. They Date from the 4th Century BC….

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Lycian Way Turkey

Lycian Way Turkey

Eastern Section Cirali to Beycik via Ulupinar In this blog I’m continuing on The Lycian Way Turkey. Hiking the route in November 2018.   The pretty town of Cirali on the coast is a great place to stay. There are many guesthouses and small hotels along the beach road. It has a long pebble beach with a small river and the ruins of Olympus at the western end. The Lycian Way route runs through the town before heading north. After…

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