The Lycian Way: Turkey’s First Long Distance Walking Route 3rd edition by Clow, Kate () Paperback [Kate Clow] on *FREE* shipping on. Did you know that the Lycian Way in Turkey, now considered as one of the most beautiful hiking trails in the world, was researched, designed. The Lycian Way has 34 ratings and 2 reviews. David said: By the time I was halfway done walking the Lycian Way, I had cursed Kate Clow; thrown her book a .

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There are two projects in particular that I would like to work on: Yes, many, but you do tend to remember the stupid mistakes you make. The start point, at Oludeniz, is 2 hours from Dalaman airport and the end point is near the international airport at Antalya. The website answers basic questions and helps you plan your holiday, the book gives detailed info on the walking conditions, the stuff you need and the facilities on the route, and the lycizn app guides you along the trail and to places where you can stay as well as interesting historical sites, etc.

Roger Green rated it liked it Mar 21, Huletthedogsout rated it it was amazing Apr 21, What has the overall attitude been towards these trail projects amongst Turks?

The Romans developed many cities and ports, linking them with paved roads and equipping them with theatres, baths, forums, temples and ceremonial gates. Alison rated it really liked it Aug 19, Be aware of your route: Please enter your comment!

Kaan rated it liked it Katte 22, Rebecca Lambert rated it really liked it Nov 06, Now, of course, they really appreciate the trail as they are making a good living from the visitors to their pensions and cafes.

Thank you Kate, for all your work making this journey accessible through your guide. Don’t use this book to navigate the Lycian Way!


In Conversation with Kate Clow of Trekking in Turkey

A project the size of the Lycian Way must have involved the cooperation of many different parties. I am new in the country and do not feel like hiking on my own. Closer to home, a new website is being developed so that people, including families with small children, who want to book accommodation or have a guided holiday along the Lycian Way can do.

Later, Lycia became a province of the Roman Empire. Kate Clow lives kste Antalya and is a major trekking bod. Work out how far it is to your destination and where you will spend the night they set out on an hour hike with no hope of reaching the end in daylight.

Turkey has two incredible advantages — it was the gateway through which humanity expanded from the Middle East to Europe, and therefore hosts a maze of old roads and paths used since the dawn of time; it also, for the same reason, flow a real botanic and natural diversity, with far more native butterflies, birds and plants than any country of similar size.

Erkin rated it it was amazing May 14, These are routes we use on a regular basis now and fortunately, the views are great on all of them so we never get bored of them. As soon as the society can support itself, I want to get back to trail making.

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This will give you two days on the trail with accommodation before you take a bus back to your starting point. Their strategic position gave them unique opportunities for sea-trade and at times for piracy. Our Turkish Lycixn Community.

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Trekking in Turkey – Kate Clow and The Lycian Way

We use cookies and other technologies to customise your experience, perform analytics and deliver personalised advertising on our website based on your interests. Although I did meet her niece in Brighton whilst learning Turkish and she tue made an appointment for a foot reflexology session!!! It was Ramazan who wriggled down the steep slope and pulled the dog up to safety.


Forestry predominates; pines are mixed with strawberry trees and carob, and give way to juniper and cedar at higher elevations. Definitely the Carian Lyciwn will be the next successful trail, so hike it now before it becomes well-used. Lycian graves and ruins abound on the peninsula and the Lycian Way passes about 25 remote historical sites. The Lycian Way is a km, day way-marked footpath around the coast of Lycia in southern Turkey, from Fethiye to Antalya.

Latest Fethiye Bargains Booking. Want to Read saving…. A route guide to the Katw Way, Turkey’s first long-distance walk that celebrates its 10th birthday in The Lycians were a democratic but independent, warlike people, with a developed llycian style and a high standard of living.

What is the best way we can hike the trail in a long weekend? Independent trekkers will find plenty of wild camping places with nearby water. What lycizn you working on now and what are your hopes for the future of hiking in Turkey? Rob May rated it really liked it Jun 11, Mitsy rated it did not like it Oct 29, The views in this area are fabulous! Refresh and try again. Feb 02, Emin Yigit Koyuncuoglu rated it it was ok Shelves: January 30, at 7: