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$40.48 Day Trips & Excursions

Shared Sunken City of Kekova Boat Tour including lunch

DEPARTURE TIME :   10:00 am.   RETURN TIME         :  18:00 pm.  Kekova - Simena is a popular Lycian site, situated upon one of the most attractive spots of the Turkish coast.  The name "Kekova" is Turkish for "plain of thyme" and describes the region encompassing the island of Kekova, the villages of Kaleköy and Üçağiz and the three ancient towns of Simena, Teimussa (Ucagiz village )and Shipyard Bay (tersane bay)Route  :Aquarium bay ( tea time & swimming )Located in between two islands at the entrance to the Kekova region, this lagoon like bay is an idyllic spot for swimming, snorkeling. The water here is so clear you can see all the way to the the sea bed from without even entering the water. Aquarium bay is an isolated location along the Mediterranean Sea which can only be reached by boat. Shipyard bay (swimming break)The second stop will be at the Shipyard Bay where ships were built during Lycian times. There are some ruins along the beach as well as some underwater that you can snorkel over and around.Sunken City sight seeingNext you will cruise over the sunken city as our guide tells you about the history and points out when to look through the glass bottom of the boat. It is prohibited to swim or stop over the ruins so the boat will continue to move.Simena (Castle , Kale Koy , Fruit time)Kaleköy, location of the Simena Castle. You will have one hour fifteen minutes during which you can walk up to castle and see the amazing view of KEKOVA or walk around the island to see how the ancient and modern structures blend together. You can enjoy homemade ice cream in the waterfront cafes or just snorkel around the island and the famous half-submerged Lycian Tomb.Pirate CaveAfter visiting Kalekoy you will be sailing to see pirate Cave but swimming is prohibited there because of the Mediterranean seals and as long as the coast guard is not around our captain will take the boat inside the cave.Gokkaya Bay (lunch time and swimming )After finishing the Simena Castle and visiting Pirate Cave on the way you will go to Gökkaya Bay, where lunch will be served on board. The bay is also a nice place to swim and to see the CARETTA CARETTA (sea turtles) and possibly swim with them. We serve barbeque chicken, rice or pasta, salad and 4-5 different kind of Turkish mezes at lunc time.Drinks are available to purchase on board.Burc Bay (tea time, fruit time and swimming )After that you head to another swim stop at Burc Bay, known for its cold water fed by underground springs. The next stop will be Return to Ucagiz harbour and taking bus back to Kas

$861.72 Cultural & Theme Tours

Full-Day Private Boat Trip to Kekova from Kas

Meet at Kas Harbour at 09:45AM, board your private boat and begin the cruise around 10:00 AM from the harbour. First stop at Inonu Bay for swimming and snorkelling before heading to Simema or Kalekoy, a beautiful traditional Turkish fishing village with no car access. Explore this little village where you can see Lycian sarcophagi that submerged in water and scattered over the hill, as well as Loggerhead, turtles swimming in the bay. Visit Semina Castle on the top of the village where you can see the magnificent panoramic view of Kekova area.  Lunch will be served at fisherman's restaurant here. After lunch we board the gulet and cruise along the Sunken City of Kekova, the protected Lycian-Roman archaeological site and witness its stunning beauty of its ancient sunken city submerged under water. We continue Tersane Bay to explore the ruins and swim in the sheltered cove. Next destination is Aquarium Bay where where you have plenty of time to swim in crystal clear waters or just relax and sunbath on our sunny deck. Then it is the time to sail back in the direction to Kas Harbour. It will be one more stop at Yaglica Bay for more swimming and snorkelling before heading back to the harbour.

$28.92 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Shared Kekova and Sunken City Tour From Kas Harbor with Lunch

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Kekova Sound, Kas, Turkish Mediterranean CoastKekova is one of the best area for boat trip and we will stop some of the bays for swimming. We will visit castle, we will see the sunken city and kalekoy.Duration: 3 hoursPass By: Boat Trips by Captain Ergun, Kas, Turkish Mediterranean CoastOur boat leaves Kas Harbour.Pass By: Island of Kekova, Kekova, Turkish Mediterranean CoastThis Island is where the Sunken City from Lycian Time. We will see ancient ruins underwater, shipyard bay and Byzantine Church.Stop At: Kalekoy Harbour, Kas, Turkish Mediterranean CoastKalekoy is a lovely village and you can access only by boat. We will stop here for 1 hour to visit.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Castle of Simena, Demre (Kale), Turkish Mediterranean CoastWe will stop here to visit Simena Castle and . This castle is from Crusaders.Duration: 1 hourPass By: Small Pebble Beach, Kas, Turkish Mediterranean CoastOur boat leaves at Kas harbour and we will see this little beach from the boat.Pass By: Sunken City Ruins of Simena, Kekova, Turkish Mediterranean CoastWe will see the sunken city, ancient ruins underwater.

$578.33 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Private Boat Tour to Kekova Including BBQ Lunch from Kas

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Kalekoy Harbour, Kas, Turkish Mediterranean Coastwe can stop kalekoy harbour to visit kalekoy and simena castle ıf the guests want.Duration: 1 hourPass By: Island of Kekova, Kekova, Turkish Mediterranean Coastthis island is where the sunken city so we will see sunken city, ancient ruins from Lycian Time and a church from Byzantine.Pass By: Boat Trips by Captain Ergun, Kas, Turkish Mediterranean Coastwe will leave kas harbour

$32.39 Outdoor Activities

Sea Kayaking Over the Sunken City of Kekova Sound, Turkey

We will meet our office at 7:00 am then we take you to the Uçağiz Harbour (Themussa), which takes approx. 45 minutes drive. Our kayaking guide will give you safety briefing and short training session for the new kayakers and novices. Your guide will demonstrate how to get in and out and paddle and rudder usage, and of course, how to keep your balance!You will then enter the water and start your first paddling session from Üçağiz to get accustomed to the kayak and practice proper navigation. This period takes the group to Kekova Island and is followed by a swimming break. From there the group will slowly paddle over the ancient Lycian Sunken City to get an unparalleled view of the ruins but also so as not to disturb them. From there, the group will set off for Shipyard Bay and then Simena Castle. After this route we will move on to Kaleköy for a break or to enjoy lunch.On most excursions there is the option to walk up to the ruined castle and explore the extensive necropolis. In the afternoon we head back towards Üçağiz Harbour for an up close view of more impressive Lycian sarcophagi and then return to our kayak base. This is followed by our vehicle transfer home.

$578.33 Day Trips & Excursions

Private Boat Tour to Kekova and Sunken City from Kalkan

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Kalkan Beach Park, Kalkan, Turkish Mediterranean CoastWe will pick up all our guests from Kalkan by car and our tour start from Kas.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Kalkan Halk PlajI, Kalkan, Turkish Mediterranean CoastWe will pick up all our guests from Kalkan.Duration: 30 minutesPass By: Island of Kekova, Kekova, Turkish Mediterranean CoastKekova Island is where the Sunken City and ancient ruins. We will see this historical ısland, we will swim in shipyard bay.Stop At: Kalekoy Harbour, Kas, Turkish Mediterranean CoastKalekoy is little historical village in the see and we will stop here 1 hour. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Kekova Sound, Kas, Turkish Mediterranean CoastWe will spend visit nice bays, sunken city ancient ruins and castle .Duration: 3 hoursStop At: Boat Trips by Captain Ergun, Kas, Turkish Mediterranean CoastEnjoy this wonderful private boat trip with Captain Ergun and explore the ancient ruins of KekovaDuration: 8 hours

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