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Heraklia & Latmos Hiking Tour

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Experience hosted by Deniz

6 hours
Includes food, transport
Up to 8 people
Hosted in English, Turkish

What you'll do

We hear the love story of Selene, the Goddess of the Moon, when we are walking in the ancient city of Heraklia founded by Lake Bafa and we will be surrounded by the huge rock formations of the Latmos Mountains. It’s said that when the beautiful Goddess Selene was combing her hair, she was using the lake as a mirror because of it’s clarity. The lake will welcome us with wild flowers.We will hike in most impressive landscape around 3 hours .Today’s highlights the Neolithic Age rock paintings (8000 b.c.) and Byzantine frescos.
Other things to note
Hiking shoes, hat, sunscream are highly recommended. Drinks extra.
We hear the love story of Selene, the Goddess of the Moon, when we are walking in the ancient city of Heraklia founded by Lake Bafa and we will be surrounded by the huge rock formations of the Latmos Mountains. It’s said that when the beautiful Goddess Selene was combing her hair, she was using the lake as a mirror because of it’s clarity. The lake will welcome us with wild flowers.We will hike in most impressive landscape around 3 hours .Today’s…

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What's included

  • Food
  • Transport
    Hotel Pickup
From £102
/ person
Book for a private group
Mon, 18 Jan
08:00 - 14:00
£102 per person
£102 per person
Tue, 19 Jan
08:00 - 14:00
£102 per person
£102 per person
Wed, 20 Jan
08:00 - 14:00
£102 per person
£102 per person

Meet your host, Deniz

Host on Airbnb since 2020
  • Identity verified
I was born in the spring of 1971 in İzmir.
Beginning of the 90’s while studying at the Middle East Technical University Psychology Department,then began to study Professional Tour Guiding in the Aegean University Deaprtment of Touristic Studies.
He settled in Bodrum. He ran the local operations of a tour agency and took guests around Bodrum’s mountains by 4WD for over 5 years.
He traveled around Anatolia for weeks with his guests. Sometimes walked the pathways, sometimes cycled all the way from Antalya to Bodrum. He cannoed in its bays and coves.
The most famous of his guests was Paul Salopek, a journalist- author with 2 Pulitzer awards. He walked over Turkish landscape for two months with him as part of his “Out of Eden Project”. This journey took its place on the pages of National Geographic magazine.
I was born in the spring of 1971 in İzmir.
Beginning of the 90’s while studying at the Middle East Technical University Psychology Department,then began to study Professional Tour Guiding in the Aegean University Deaprtment of Touristic Studies.
He settled in Bodrum. He ran the local operations of a tour agency and took guests around Bodrum’s mountains by 4WD for over 5 years.
He traveled around Anatolia for weeks with his guests. Sometimes walked the pathways, sometimes cycled al…
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Where you'll be

Ancient city of Heraklia
Huge rock formations of the Latmos Mountains
Wild flowers
Neolithic Age rock paintings
Byzantine frescos

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Book for a private group
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Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

What to bring

Hiking shoes

Hat, sunscream