From Antalya: Private Full-Day Trip to Demre, Myra and Kekova

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Duration: 14 hours

Departs: Antalya, Antalya

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Choose this private tour to Kekova and Myra (Demre) focusing on the most alluring nature and historical sights in the region! We’ll pick you up from Antalya, provide you with delicious food, and do all the work so you can enjoy your trip to the fullest.

Sit back and relax as we take you across the sea discovering intriguing caves and picturesque bays, such as Esmeralda Bay and Burç Bay, famous for their cool temperature. Take in the breathtaking views from Simena Castle, before embarking on a trip to archeological sites on land, including the Ancient City of Myra.

What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle


What's Not Included

Museum of Lycian Civilizations entrance fee (1 euro)

Simena Castle entrance fee (1 euro)

St. Nicholas Church entrance fee (7 euro)

The Ancient City of Myra entrance fee (6 euro)

Traveler Information

  • TRAVELER: Age: 0 - 120

Additional Info

  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

You’ve picked a good choice to stay in Antalya, with its old town, bustling center and stunning coastline. But let’s make your holiday even more exceptional! An exclusive tour of Demre, Myra and Kekova starts at 7:30 am with a private transfer service from your hotel in Antalya. Our comfortable vehicle will bring you to Demre.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Demre (Kale)
After breakfast, we’ll head to Demre harbour where the boat awaits you for the start of your trip to Kekova. Once the anchor is raised, away we go!

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Kekova Island
Discover the fascinating secrets of Kekova’s history on this unique adventure around Sunken City. The ancient city of Dolchiste was flooded due to an earthquake in the 2nd century, and its resulting underwater ruins never fail to leave an impression.

• Admission Ticket Free

Since this is a protected area, swimming is not permitted here, so what better way to explore the site than by cruising alongside the ruins on our glass-bottom boat, giving you the chance to capture unforgettable photos.

• Admission Ticket Free

Aquarium Bay
Soak up the sunshine at picture-perfect Aquarium Bay during a delightful swim break.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Castle of Simena
Our boat will drop anchor in Kaleköy port (ancient Simena) for one hour, giving you time to visit this small authentic village that’s home to castle ruins and a necropolis.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Sunken City Ruins of Simena
A hike up the hillside will give you magnificent views of the Kekova region. If you’d prefer to admire Simena Castle from down below, you can use your remaining time to take another dip in the gorgeous blue waters.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Gokkaya PlajI ve Koyu
Esmeralda Bay
Time for a lunch and swim break at beautiful Esmeralda Bay where you can enjoy peace and tranquility during this fun journey.

Burç Bay
Enjoy the peaceful ambiance of this area during a swim break in Burç Bay, where the water feels cooler due to cold underwater natural springs!

Gökkaya Bay
We’ll stop to swim in Gökkaya Bay, where you can experience the natural beauty of the area and opt to participate in one of the various exciting water sports on offer.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Free

AsIrlI AdasI Deniz MagarasI
Discover this intriguing naturally-formed cave, which is renowned for its large size and curved entrance.

• Admission Ticket Free

Likya UygarlIklarI Muzesi
Optional - From the visitor reception area, you will find walking paths leading you past the Andriake ruins. The last point on the path is a 2nd-century ancient granary, which has been converted into the Museum of Lycian Civilizations.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Andriake Ancient City
Optional - Here you will find artefacts from nearby Lycian cities which have survived the years, and tell you more about the ancient history of the region.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Church of St. Nicholas
Optional - Our tour continues with the Santa Claus Museum in Demre town center. Originally built in 520 A.D., this interesting archeological building started its operation as a church, built in memory of St. Nicholas of Myra, a 4th-century patron saint.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Santa Claus Museum
Optional - Here you can explore the remains of this former church, taking yourself back in time to when the ancient city of Myra still existed.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Myra Antik Kenti
Optional - Your chance to discover Demre’s most famous archeological site! A true step back in history as you observe some of Myra’s most significant ancient ruins dating as far back as the 5th century B.C.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Rock tombs in Myra
Optional - There is plenty of time to explore the two highlights of this stop: a Roman-style theatre (the largest in Lycia!) and eerie rock-cut tombs carved into the cliffs above.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Antalya Province
As the day draws to an end, we will finish the tour by dropping you back off in Antalya, where you can continue your holiday in Turkey, and treasure the moments you shared on this day.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Free

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