Turkey: Hiking Activity Holiday
Bridging the East and West
With some beautifully scenic hiking trails, a hiking holiday in Turkey is a must. Some popular locations in the Mediterranean region for a hiking holiday in Turkey include Akdaglar, Beydaglari, Bakirdaglari, Geyik mountains and Goksu river area, the high plateaus of Anamur and the mountain ranges of Mut district, among other areas. Plateau hiking is common in Turkey. The plateaus of Turkey are unique with meadows and large grasslands, its flora, plenty of water and natural beauty, summing up to a perfect hiking holiday in Turkey. The Lycian Way hiking trail is one of the most popular trails in the world. It is a 500km walk from Fethiye to Antalya with lots of lodging and dining options on the way. The hike is difficult, with the easier portions being near Fethiye and Oludeniz. A number of tour companies organize hiking holidays in Turkey along the better known trails in the country. Turkey scores 7 on 10 as a hiking holiday destination.