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Spring 2021 On The Lycian Way

Spring 2021 On The Lycian Way

5 days Hiking Beycik to Citdibi on The Lycian Way Part 1. Here are some pics and write up from a wonderful 5 day hike on the Lycian Way. Starting out from the hamlet of Beycik in the foothills of Mount Olympus / Tahtali, we did a 5 day continuous hike. Day 1 saw us arrive early at Beycik having left early from Fethiye. We hiked to the saddle of Mount Olympus / Tahtali. There was snow on the ground…

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On the Lycian Way

On the Lycian Way

Delikemer Aquaduct and Patara Ruins. In this blog we are looking at two important historic sites on The Lycian Way; Delikemer Aquaduct and Patara Ruins. A water source near Islamlar approx. 20kms from the port of Patara helped meet the cities water needs. At Delikemer, an aquaduct still exists where water was syphoned in stone blocks. The aquaduct crosses a valley and remains an engineering marvel. Patara was once one of the most important towns of ancient Lycia. Once a…

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Lycian Way Eastern Section Hike

Lycian Way Eastern Section Hike

On The Lycian Way November 2019 Days 1 to 3 Here is my experience of Hiking on The Lycian Way between Karaoz and Cirali. I set of in November 2018. The weather was warm and dry. Day 1 Arriving in Karaoz Day 1 Karaoz is a collection of pretty, white holiday homes situated on one side of a bay. I stayed in a nice pension (bed and breakfast) with balcony views overlooking the sea. The small village now contains many…

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