Sightseeing can only get better in Fethiye with a jeep safari. Fethiye jeep safari is one of the most exciting excursions that any visitor here cannot afford to miss. Fethiye is packed with lots of fun attractions to see and enjoy. It’s all a combination of fun moments, adventure, learning and simply feeling good about life and nature in general. The jeep safari allows you to have fun on the move and enjoy the surroundings together with your loved ones.
Fethiye jeep safari begins from a common point maybe a hotel or restaurant where different people assemble ready for the day. From here, the journey begins with a convoy and you can imagine the fun of being in a convoy of fun lovers! A properly maintained and serviced jeep with an open top shall pick you from here. The drivers are professional and experienced and they take charge of the entire journey to ensure you enjoy your safari to the maximum. You are also guaranteed of security during the drive and will be taken to some of the most exciting places around.
One of the places that you are likely to visit during the Fethiye jeep safari is Tlos which is an ancient city and one of the largest settlements of Lycia during the early times. The city is popular due to its rich history since the Ottomans and Byzantines settled here in the early years. Here, you will be able to see lots of interesting sights such as the ruins and remains of the Romans and Lycians. Other ruins in this city include the theatres, tombs, gymnasiums, gates and baths. During spring, the view of the mountains behind the theatre is even more spectacular with the white snow cover.
Another city you are likely to drive to during the Fethiye jeep safari is Xanthos which is also an ancient city of Lycia. Here you get an epic view of beautiful farms and the valley.
Ever heard of the Saklikent Gorge? This Gorge which is the second longest one in Europe is right here in Turkey and you will get its magnificent view during the Fethiye jeep safari. The gorge has freezing waters from the Taurus Mountains making the area cool enough to relax on hot afternoon.
Along the way, you may also visit the beautiful Yaka national park. With waterfalls and cascades running down streams, the place is cool and perfect for solace and relaxation. They also have a trout fish farm which you can visit and even order one for lunch to complement their Turkish traditional dishes.
The jeep convoy may then head to the Patara beach where you can enjoy swimming, sunbathing or running across the longest beach in Turkey with your buddies. This beach is one of the renowned beaches here given that it was once named to be the best beach by the British weekly newspaper in Europe.
And just before you call it a day, the Fethiye jeep safari may come to an end only after visiting the ever amazing mud baths. After the mud baths, the convoy will be ready to go back to Fethiye.
Fethiye Jeep Safari Details
- Open buffet lunch,
- Entry fee to Saklıkent Gorge (5 liras)