Active Turkey

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5 Based on 6 Reviews
  • duration 8 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 16-95 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-36059
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Kas, Turkey
  • Ends Kas, Turkey
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Uncover ancient Lycia by boat, canoe, mountain bike, sea kayak and on foot
  • Discover the impressive ancient city of Xanthos
  • Swim and snorkel in the clear waters of Turkey's Turquoise Coast
Starting and ending in Kas, the "Active Turkey" trip is a guided active and outdoor tour that takes 8 days. You will travel through Kas and Patara Beach in Turkey. "Active Turkey" is a small group trip which includes accommodation in hotels, transport, meals and others.

Canoe, kayak and cycle your way through the highlights of the Turkish Riviera. From hiking in the Taurus Mountains to uncovering the ruins of Xanthos, this tour keeps you busy with a balance of activities and exploration, opening you up to Turkey's natural beauty and its rich history. With the charming seaside town of Kas as our base, there's plenty of opportunity to relax on the sands, too.

Kayak to Kekova - Sea kayak to the sunken city of Kekova and the village of Simena.

Canoe in Xanthos - Discover the ruins of ancient Lycia before canoeing to Patara Beach.

Cycle and hike the Taurus Mountains - Pedal and walk among the foothills of the majestic Taurus Mountains.
Select Tour Version:
  • Day 1 : Join tour in Kas
  • Day 2 : Visit Xanthos, canoe down Xanthos River to Patara Beach
  • Day 3 : Hike in the foothills of the Taurus Mountains
  • Day 4 : Sea kayaking in Kekova Bay and visit to Simena Castle
  • Day 5 : Free day with optional visit to Greek island of Meis
  • Day 6 : Cycling in the foothills of the Taurus Mountains
  • Day 7 : Gulet boat trip to the bays around Kas
  • Day 8 : Trip ends in Kas
  • 7 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches
  • Club Phellos Hotel (7 nights)
  • Driver(s)
  • Bus
  • Boat
  • Explore Tour Leader
  • Activity Guide(s)
  • Boat Crew
  • Any international flights to/from Kas are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Active Turkey tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. World Nomads' travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers.
5 - Excellent
Based on 6 reviews
  • Tanya
  • On Oct 19 2020
5 - Excellent
Put the price up and let us choose welcome/farewell meals rather than a standard. Amazing holiday that far exceeded my expectations.
  • Ben
  • On Oct 19 2020
5 - Excellent
It was an excellent trip from start to finish. As long as you have a reasonable level of fitness (it is, after all, called Active Turkey), I wouldn't hesitate to recommend it.
  • Diane
  • On Jun 10 2020
5 - Excellent
A poem about our trip:Upon the Turkish coastline, on Kas we did descend. With many fun and frolics that would last us till the end. We'd meet outside the airport or our first place of stay. Where our great tour leader would tell... Read more
  • Natalie
  • On Jun 10 2020
5 - Excellent
Just a really big thank you to Paul for making the week so enjoyable and effortless.
REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
  • Personal Itinerary can be tweaked and customized.
  • Protected Travel within your own bubble.
  • Professional Access our Travel Specialists' insider knowledge.
  • Privacy Enjoy a tour focused solely on you or your travel group.
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Active Turkey tour. You can cancel the tour up to 63 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 62 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 22 June 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 22 June 2024, a deposit of 10% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 62 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Active Turkey tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.


For this Active Turkey tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

For Solo Travelers

A twin share room may not always be available for solo travelers as it depends on the final number of people on the tour. If you have picked twin share room while booking, and that option is not available, we will get back to you after booking. A single room might then be available against an additional fee.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • The average size of this tour is just 12 people.
  • Rigorous hygiene safety measures will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • All travellers 18 years and older will be required to be either fully vaccinated atleast 14 days prior to departure or have taken a negative test (rapid antigen or PCR)  within 72 hours of departure.
If you have any question about this tour or need help with planning a trip, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us. We're ready to help.

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