Kemer Demre Myra Kekova Ancient City and Cultural Tour
Explore the cultural wonders of Myra, Demre, and Kekova on an unforgettable Mediterranean cruise from Kemer. Immerse yourself in ancient history as you visit the fascinating ruins of Myra, including the Greek amphitheater and Lycian necropolis. Sail to picturesque Kekova Island and discover the underwater ruins of the sunken city of Simena. Take a moment to swim and snorkel in the crystal-clear waters surrounding the island. Don't miss the chance to visit the stunning St. Nicholas Church in Demre. Experience the beauty and heritage of this region with our affordable Kemer tour.
- 6:00 AMPick-up from hotels in Kemer:A comfortable and modern vehicle will pick you up from your hotel in Kemer, ensuring a convenient and hassle-free start to your day.
- 7:00 AMCheck-in at the "Icon Shop" store (15 minutes):Upon arrival, you will have a brief check-in process at the designated meeting point, where you can also browse through the shop for any souvenirs or essentials you may need for the tour.
- 07:45 AM -Departure towards Demre:The journey towards Demre begins, allowing you to enjoy the scenic views and landscapes along the way.
- 09:00 AM -Visit to the Church of St. Nicholas in Demre (1 hour):Explore the famous Church of St. Nicholas, also known as Santa Claus Church, which is an important religious and historical site. Learn about the life and legacy of St. Nicholas, the inspiration behind the modern-day Santa Claus.
- 10:00 AM -Departure towards Myra:Continue your journey towards the Ancient City of Myra, an archaeological site known for its well-preserved ruins and impressive rock-cut tombs.
- 10:45 AM -Explore the Ancient City of Myra (45 minutes):Step back in time as you wander through the ancient ruins of Myra. Marvel at the well-preserved theater, Roman baths, and intricately carved Lycian tombs that showcase the city's rich history and architectural splendor.
- 11:30 AM -Departure towards a local restaurant for lunch:After the exploration, head to a local restaurant where you can enjoy a delicious lunch, savoring traditional Turkish cuisine and refreshing beverages.
- 12:00 PM -Lunch break:Take your time to relax, enjoy the flavors of the local cuisine, and soak in the pleasant ambiance of the restaurant.
- 01:30 PM -Embark on a 2.5-hour boat trip along the Kekova region:Set sail on a comfortable boat and cruise along the stunning coastline of Kekova. Admire the breathtaking views of crystal-clear turquoise waters, picturesque islands, and ancient sunken ruins submerged beneath the sea.
- 04:00 PM -Visit an Onyx store for a short break:Take a break from the boat trip and visit an Onyx store, where you can explore a variety of exquisite onyx products, including jewelry and decorative items, showcasing the unique craftsmanship of the region.
- 05:00 PM -Departure towards Kemer:As the boat trip comes to an end, start your journey back towards Kemer, enjoying the scenic landscapes and reflecting on the memorable experiences of the day.
- 06:30 PM -Return to hotels in Kemer:Arrive back at your hotel in Kemer, where you can relax and unwind after a full day of exploration and discovery.