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Day Trip to Duden Waterfalls

Upper Duden Waterfalls, Antalya

If you’re visiting Antalya, Turkey, take a day trip to Duden Waterfalls. To see the Duden falls you don’t need an expensive bus tour. Instead you can easily make the trip on a local dolmus bus. Duden Waterfalls is in fact two separate cascades on an underground river. The Upper Duden Waterfalls are 15 km outside the city. In this place the ...

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Lycian Way: A Walk to Phaselis Ruins

Phaselis Ruins, Turkey

  Phaselis ruins are a former Roman city a short distance from Kemer. To get there you can take a boat tour from Kemer or Antalya. But you can also reach it following the famous Lycian walking trail as we did. We only walked a very short bit of the 500 km long Lycian Way. First we took a dolmus bus at Kemer and walked ...

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Antalya to Kemer on a Sea Bus

Locals in Yoruk Park, Kemer

Instead of using a bus you can make a day trip from Antalya to Kemer on a sea bus. There is a direct sea bus connection twice a day and the journey takes an hour. We took the morning ferry from Antalya to Kemer, a beach destination 30 km away on the coast. Kemer has a good choice of beach hotels. We tried ...

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Sightseeing Around Antalya Old Town

Street life in Antalya, Turkey

This walking trip brings you to some of the most interesting sights around Antalya Old Town. You start in Karaaliogly Park in the south and walk around the Old Town to the lively local shopping streets at the north edge of Kaleici. From here you head west to the Museum of Antalya and Konyaalti Beach. Before dark it’s time to take a dolmus back and inspect the shops ...

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Walk in Kaleici, Antalya Old Town

Kaleici, Antalya Old Town

This post shows you Kaleici, Antalya Old Town. Kaleici looked so pretty in travel brochures that we wanted to see it on our trip to Turkey.  We booked a hotel in the narrow lanes of Kaleici, Antalya Old Town. We explored the Old Town and around it and here is a photo gallery on how it was. Quite pretty!   Antalya sounds like a mass tourism destination and ...

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