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From Alanya: Sapadere Canyon Discovery Tour

4.2 / 5

23 reviews

Activity provider: Fam Tour

From Alanya: Sapadere Canyon Discovery Tour

Activity provider: Fam Tour

From US$ 33.72 per person

Experience a full-day adventure to Sapadere Canyon from Alanya, making several fascinating and scenic stops along the way. Enjoy spectacular views of the Taurus mountains, and beautiful waterfalls.

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Duration 8 hours
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Driver
English, German, Russian
Pickup included
Your hotel in Alanya. Please wait at the hotel main gate 10 minutes before your scheduled pickup time.
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Take a scenic drive through the amazing Taurus Mountains
  • Admire the beautiful waterfall in Sapadere
  • Explore the spectacular Cüceler Cave (dwarf cave)
  • Stroll through the magnificent Sapadere Canyon
Full description

Discover one of the most colorful places in the Alanya region - the magnificent Sapadere Canyon on a full-day tour. Get picked up from your hotel in Alanya at 10 AM, and set off on a 48 km drive to Sapadere. During the journey, admire breathtaking views of the gorge along the route, crossing the Sedre River multiple times on the scenic mountain road. On the way, stop for 15-20 minutes in a nomad tent where you can taste gözleme (Turkish pancake) as a light snack. Then, head over to the Cüceler Cave (the dwarf cave) for the chance to get out and explore. After this, continue on to the village of Sapadere Village for a 45-minute stroll to visit some interesting places. Discover the small village mosque, an old watermill, and a silk weaving workshop. Have the chance to visit a fruit garden where you can pick fresh oranges and taste local exotic fruits. Then, arrive at Sapadere Canyon for the opportunity to discover its hidden waterfalls and swim in crystal clear natural pools. Follow the stairs down to pristine swimming spots, with water flowing all year round. At the end of a 600 m path, find the most impressive waterfall where swimming is also allowed. Take a dip in this spectacular location and refresh yourself from the heat.   Finally, at around 4:30 PM, return to Alanya where you will be dropped off back at your hotel and the tour concludes.

Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Lunch by the river
  • Canyon entrance fees
  • Insurance
  • Drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Photos and videos
  • Entrance fees to Cüceler Cave
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  •  This tour will take place rain or shine
  • You will walk 700 m on the wooden bridge in the canyon to reach the last waterfall; there is no elevator
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.2 /5

based on 23 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.5/5
  • Transportation
    4.2/5
  • Value for money
    4.5/5

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A wonderful experience. We traveled with a family of five including a 6 years old. My son loved the trip and wanted to go there the next day. Our driver- Rambo-, picked us up from the hotel in the safari jeep. He provided an amazing and jun trip. The host was also bringing the positive vibe. The actual trip was great. Beautiful cave and walk along the tree tops on the wooden bridge. And the canyon was just beautiful. Make sure that you bring your swimwear and dive into ice cold water by the waterfall. Unforgettable. In the end a lunch by the water was delicious and filling.

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September 30, 2022

Really cool trip we drove with Rambo an older gentleman who drove fast on the small roads, don't be nervous he has total control of it. very hospitable gentleman who made you feel welcome. nice boat trips in the gorge and cool hiking in the cave, expect to get wet as water is sprayed, I think it's welcome in the heat and you dry quickly

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August 5, 2022

Would highly recomend going on this tour. It was a wonderful day where we got to see a lot of precious places, swim in beautiful lakes and the waterfall in the canyon. In case you also has allergies, the food was free from gluten and lactose (they also had pasta and sauces, but you could choose what you wanted to eat and how much), which was perfect for me. The trip is suitable for both families with children, adults and youth. I really enjoyed the day, but I wish that we could have stayed for a longer time at some of the places and I wish the tour could be a bit longer, but for families with younger children I think its perfect amount of time and it is understandable that its not possible to juse more time there. The trip was totally worth it and it was a lovley day that I would recomend to all of you.

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July 7, 2022

Product ID: 357050