Lycian Way Two Week Itinerary

Lycian Way Two Week Itinerary

A 14 night holiday with 11 hiking days and 2 rest days 

Lycian Way start signpost
Lycian Way Start point

Description 

Here is our Lycian Way two week itinerary beginning from the popular, seaside resort of Fethiye. You will hike most sections from here until you reach Kas, our favourite destination on the Mediterranean Coast.  The average daily hiking times are 6 and a half hours. 
The Lycian Way route is widely regarded as one of the world’s top ten walks. You will hike on ancient paths through olive groves, pine forests around mountains and secluded bays. 

Lycian Kings tomb Fethiye
Kings Tomb Fethiye

Key Points

  • Nights:  14 nights accommodation
  • Price:  £995 / €1090 per person based on two people sharing a double or twin room. Single Supplement:  €30 / £25 per night.
  • Includes 14 night’s accommodation, 14 breakfasts, 11 dinners. Detailed itinerary, airport, people and luggage transfers. Our recommendation list and 24/7 support. The official guidebook, walking notes and our recommendation list.
  • Excludes Flights to and from Turkey.
  • Optional: We can arrange options for your rest days.  Guests often choose daily boat trips or sightseeing trips. This is not included in our price.
  • Airport Details:  Dalaman Airport is your destination airport. We provide 24-hour transfers from the airport. Transfer time is 45 mins. Return transfer to Dalaman is two & a half hours. You could also fly out of Antalya Airport if you prefer.
  • Accommodation Type:  Twin or double rooms from our personal selection of traditional Turkish guesthouses and small hotels. All rooms will come with private bathroom facilities.
Lycian Way view from Faralya
Faralya, view down to Butterfly Valley

Itinerary

Day 1 – Arriving Dalaman Airport Transfer Fethiye (45 mins) overnight Fethiye.

Day 2 – Walk from Fethiye to Kayakoy 4 hours, a gentle start to your Lycian Way two week hike but this gives you chance to explore the village of Kayakoy and it’s deserted Greek Town. Stay in Kayakoy

Day 3 –Walk from Kayakoy to Faralya 6 hours / 18 km. Hike up and around Baba Dag (Father Mountain) with spectacular views over Oludeniz lagoon. Stay in Faralya

Day 4 – Walk from Faralya to Alinca 6 hours / 16km. Hike to the pretty beach of Kabak before a long steady climb to Alinca with wonderful mountain and sea views. Stay in Alinca.

Day 5 – Walk from Alinca to Sidyma 7 hours / 17kms. From Alinca you can hike down and along the pretty valley floor passing olive and figs trees before climbing to the ancient ruins at Sidyma. Overnight Sidyma.

Day 6 –Walk from Sidymato Gavurali 6 hours / 16kms. Climb to the small village of Bel before your descent down to the village of Gavuragili by the sea. Stay in Gavuragili

Day 7 – Walk from from Gavuragili to Letoon 6 hours / 18kms. Today you will have chance to swim in sea and discover two historic ruins at Pudnai and Letoon. Stay in Kabapinar.

Lycian Way view from Kabak
View from accommodation over Kabak Bay

Day 8 – Rest Day, optional day at the beach, wooden gullet boat tour to nearby islands or exploring historic ruins. Stay in Kabapinar.

Day 9 – Walk from Xanthos to Uzumlu 7 hours / 19km. Hike along an ancient aqueduct around the hillside to the pretty village of Uzumlu (with grapes). Stay in Uzumlu.

Day 10 –Walk from Uzumlu to Patara via Delikemer   8 hours / 21kms. Today you will see the engineering marvel of Delikemer aquaduct before having the choice of two routes to Patara. The shorter route will be approx. 6 hours total walking. Stay in Patara.

Day 11 – Walk from Kalkan to Saribelen via Bezirgan 6 hours / 13kms. Climb the mountainside with beautiful views to the village of Berzigan. Stay in Saribelen

Day 12 – Walk from Saribelen to Gokceoren 6/7 hours / 12kms. Today is a great walk along ancient migration paths. Views of mountains and sea. Stay in Gokceoren

Day 13 – Walk from Gokceoren to Cukurbag via Phellos   7/8 hours / 20kms. A long but relatively flat route goes to the ancient ruins at Phellos. Stay in Kas

Day 14 – Rest day, chance to relax after your hiking adventure. Explore the pretty seaside town of Kas. Option to take aboat trip. Stay in Kas.

Day 15 – Return airport transfer.

For more information please use our contact form here or call us in Turkey on +90 (0) 507 0377 992

Lycian Way Patara ruins
Patara Ruins, Arch of Triumph & Lycian Tomb