8. Antalya: Olympos Ancient City & Chimera Jeep Safari Tour
Yanartaş (Chimera), known as the area of flaming mountain, is a remarkable natural rocky formation situated along Çıralı village, on the Mount Chimaera, near to Olympos beach, and about 35 km far from Kemer. Yanartaş is called as eternal fire. The flames burn of the rocks with no apparent gas or heat source. The area is situated on a busy path for treking enthusiasts of the Lycian way.
Discover the magnificent nature of Kemer, Olimpos and flaming Chimera with the Jeep safari tour!
Prepare yourself for a splendid evening at Olympos and the tale of flaming Chimera. Swimming at Olympos and also an ascent walk to the popular Chimera as well as appreciate the amazing nature from starting till the end. Seeing of the legend and eternal flaming mountain Chimera is among the very best things to do in Antalya area.
The region is situated on the path of popular for treking lovers on the fantastic Lycian Way. A hike to the famous Yanartas flaming mountain and enjoy the nature, legend and eternal flaming mountain is a great attraction and one of the best things to do in Antalya. With Jeep safari you will love so much of Olympos and Yanartas Chimaera scenic tour!
Yanartaş (Chimera) is called as a holly eternal flames because of the flames being burned on the rocks without any noticeable fuel or warm heat resource. The flames of Yanartaş rising up by the rocks have actually been burning for 1000 years.Yanartaş, additionally known as timeless fire, has a natural resource of fire as well as is just one of the remarkable natural elegances of Anatolia. Yanartas lies in the Beydağları National forest, at the elevation of 230 meters over water level in Çıralı as well as Olympos hillsides.The flames from Chimaera can be seen from the sea. It was taken into consideration as a lighthouse by sailors in ancient times.
Tour program for beautiful Olympos beach, Olympos ancient city and Chimera flames (Yanartas) by jeep from Antalya & Kemer:
Pick up and departure place:
All the hotels from Antalya and around Kemer
Apx 14:30 pick up from hotels in Antalya and around Kemer by Jeep
Arriving in Olympos beach and free time for swimming at wonderful Olympos blue waters
Visiting of Olympos ancient city and walking through the ruins
Driving to Chimera flames (Yanartas). Ascent walking takes about 15-25 minutes to Chimaera flames (Yanartas). Those who do not want to walk to Chimera flames (Yanartas) can wait in the cafeteria at the entrance.
Free time at Chimera flames (Yanartas)
Dinner in Ulupınar Restaurant (included)
End of the tour and Return to the Hotel 23:00