Day 6 - The Gelidonya Lighthouse (David & Alison Sims)
Day 6 - The Gelidonya Lighthouse (David & Alison Sims) 
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£660.00 (2014)
TBC (2015)
7 nights
7 B&B, 2 evening meals, 3 picnics. Luggage transfers between hotels, airport transfers, and transfers to start of walk Day 3, Sundance to start of Day 4 walk and from Melanippe Beach (just beyond lighthouse) back to Adrasan
Medium - Hard
4½ - 8 hours per day
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Lycian Way (Turkey)
Along the Turquoise Coast to the lighthouse
How much walking

Hours per day:  4½-8

Days 6 & 7 are the longest days at 6½ & 8 hrs walking. Shorter options possible for day 4. You can always take a taxi if you decide you'd like to have a day off walking, as the walk is long in total.

Terrain

Difficulty: Medium - hard

Generally good paths with some stony sections. Some light scrambling. Sections of sustained uphill particularly in the last two days. Average cumulative uphill stretches (CUSs) 550m per day. GPX file available for handheld GPS or smartphone App for complete route.

Route designed by

Kate Clow

Kate Clow is the author of "The Lycian Way", the definitive guide to the long distance walk she created herself, with the help of the people of the region of Antalya, which she has made her home for more than 20 years. A keen botanist and student of the history of the Middle East.